The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 201 189 118
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -71
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 59 126 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 1.25% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.39% 4.14% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 54 101 286
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL Server 2005
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1740 3045 4035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.75% 30.10% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 2652 3522
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the City of London region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 104 (83.87%) SQL
3 101 (81.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (63.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 70 (56.45%) Finance
6 65 (52.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 60 (48.39%) T-SQL
8 56 (45.16%) Microsoft
9 46 (37.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 43 (34.68%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (29.84%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (21.77%) Windows
14 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
14 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (20.16%) Banking
15 25 (20.16%) ITIL
16 23 (18.55%) MCTS
16 23 (18.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (16.94%) MCDBA
17 21 (16.94%) SQL Server 2014
18 20 (16.13%) Relational Database
19 19 (15.32%) Performance Tuning
19 19 (15.32%) MCSE
19 19 (15.32%) Data Protection
19 19 (15.32%) MCITP
20 18 (14.52%) Data Analysis
20 18 (14.52%) MCSA
20 18 (14.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
21 17 (13.71%) Database Theory

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.03%) IIS
3 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.48%) MS Office
3 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.81%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.81%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Firewall
1 5 (4.03%) SAN
2 4 (3.23%) DHCP
2 4 (3.23%) DNS
2 4 (3.23%) SSL
3 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.42%) VPN
4 2 (1.61%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) HTTP
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) SMTP
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 101 (81.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (63.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 65 (52.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (37.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (29.84%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (18.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (16.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (16.13%) Relational Database
10 10 (8.06%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (8.06%) QlikView
11 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.61%) Big Data
12 2 (1.61%) Data Mart
12 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.61%) Power BI
13 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.42%) NUnit
4 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 70 (56.45%) Finance
2 25 (20.16%) Banking
3 16 (12.90%) Law
4 5 (4.03%) Advertising
5 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Legal
6 3 (2.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (40.32%) DBA
2 47 (37.90%) SQL DBA
3 44 (35.48%) Developer
4 43 (34.68%) SQL Server DBA
5 40 (32.26%) Administrator
6 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (10.48%) Analyst
8 12 (9.68%) Business Developer
9 11 (8.87%) Senior DBA
9 11 (8.87%) Senior SQL DBA
10 10 (8.06%) Senior SQL Server DBA
11 9 (7.26%) SQL Developer
12 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 7 (5.65%) Senior Developer
14 6 (4.84%) Architect
15 5 (4.03%) Asset Management Analyst
15 5 (4.03%) Development DBA
15 5 (4.03%) Senior Architect
15 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Development DBA
15 5 (4.03%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) XML
2 15 (12.10%) .NET
3 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.87%) CSS
5 10 (8.06%) HTML
6 9 (7.26%) WCF
6 9 (7.26%) Web Services
7 8 (6.45%) jQuery
8 5 (4.03%) DHTML
8 5 (4.03%) MDX
8 5 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.42%) Ajax
10 3 (2.42%) LINQ
10 3 (2.42%) XForms
10 3 (2.42%) XSLT
11 2 (1.61%) ADO
11 2 (1.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Clustering
2 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.03%) Replication
4 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.42%) iPhone
6 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.77%) Windows
2 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.03%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.42%) Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Unix
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.68%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.16%) ITIL
4 19 (15.32%) Data Protection
4 19 (15.32%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (14.52%) Data Analysis
6 17 (13.71%) Asset Management
6 17 (13.71%) Database Theory
6 17 (13.71%) Relational Database Theory
7 16 (12.90%) Scrum
8 11 (8.87%) Migration
9 9 (7.26%) ETL
9 9 (7.26%) High Availability
9 9 (7.26%) MVC
10 8 (6.45%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.45%) Investment Management
11 7 (5.65%) Functional Testing
11 7 (5.65%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 104 (83.87%) SQL
2 60 (48.39%) T-SQL
3 14 (11.29%) C#
4 12 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.68%) VBA
5 9 (7.26%) VB
5 9 (7.26%) VBScript
6 5 (4.03%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.42%) XPath
8 2 (1.61%) Python
8 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) Java
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
9 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (18.55%) MCTS
3 21 (16.94%) MCDBA
4 19 (15.32%) MCITP
4 19 (15.32%) MCSE
5 18 (14.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (14.52%) MCSA
6 13 (10.48%) Degree
7 2 (1.61%) MCAD
7 2 (1.61%) MCP
7 2 (1.61%) MCSD
8 1 (0.81%) CCNP
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.71%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.42%) COBIT
3 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.61%) XenApp
3 2 (1.61%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.61%) XenServer
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) SCCM
2 2 (1.61%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.61%) SCOM
2 2 (1.61%) SCSM
2 2 (1.61%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) VMware
3 5 (4.03%) Oracle
4 4 (3.23%) HP
5 3 (2.42%) Citrix
5 3 (2.42%) iManage
5 3 (2.42%) Symantec
5 3 (2.42%) Tableau
6 2 (1.61%) AppSense
6 2 (1.61%) EMC
6 2 (1.61%) LexisNexis
6 2 (1.61%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.61%) NetApp
6 2 (1.61%) RedGate
6 2 (1.61%) RightFax
6 2 (1.61%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.61%) Veritas
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) Kaspersky
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago