The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 138 127 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -49
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 239 243 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.95% 2.04% 3.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.60% 7.52% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 210 223 403
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £74,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3621 3230 3683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.49% 27.10% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3127 2874 3399
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
London

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 492 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 405 (82.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 337 (68.50%) SQL
4 226 (45.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 197 (40.04%) T-SQL
6 195 (39.63%) .NET
7 185 (37.60%) Finance
8 172 (34.96%) C#
8 172 (34.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 164 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 146 (29.67%) Windows
11 106 (21.54%) HTML
12 104 (21.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 102 (20.73%) MS Excel
14 101 (20.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 99 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
16 98 (19.92%) ETL
17 92 (18.70%) Data Warehouse
18 90 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
19 86 (17.48%) XML
20 85 (17.28%) CSS
21 82 (16.67%) JavaScript
22 80 (16.26%) ASP.NET
23 78 (15.85%) MVC
24 77 (15.65%) OO
25 74 (15.04%) SharePoint
26 73 (14.84%) Web Services
26 73 (14.84%) WCF
27 71 (14.43%) IIS
28 65 (13.21%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (15.04%) SharePoint
2 71 (14.43%) IIS
3 33 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (4.88%) Umbraco
4 24 (4.88%) CMS
5 18 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 17 (3.46%) MS Exchange
7 16 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (2.24%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (2.03%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (1.42%) Apache
15 3 (0.61%) WordPress
15 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 102 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.32%) MS Office
3 18 (3.66%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (3.05%) SAP Business One
2 8 (1.63%) Maximo
2 8 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.42%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (1.22%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.61%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.41%) TrackWise
6 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.20%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) Office 365
1 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.41%) PaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.41%) IaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.30%) DNS
2 26 (5.28%) SAN
3 21 (4.27%) DHCP
4 20 (4.07%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.66%) Intranet
6 16 (3.25%) Internet
7 10 (2.03%) FTP
8 9 (1.83%) Extranet
9 8 (1.63%) SSL
9 8 (1.63%) LAN
9 8 (1.63%) SSH
10 7 (1.42%) WAN
11 6 (1.22%) VPN
12 5 (1.02%) HTTP
12 5 (1.02%) VoIP
13 4 (0.81%) Wireless
14 3 (0.61%) LDAP
15 2 (0.41%) Firewall
15 2 (0.41%) IPsec
15 2 (0.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 405 (82.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 226 (45.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 172 (34.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 104 (21.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 101 (20.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 92 (18.70%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (10.57%) Relational Database
9 38 (7.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 34 (6.91%) SQL Server 2000
11 32 (6.50%) OLAP
11 32 (6.50%) DTS
12 23 (4.67%) MS Access
12 23 (4.67%) Oracle Database
13 17 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (3.46%) MySQL
13 17 (3.46%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (3.25%) RDBMS
15 13 (2.64%) OLTP
16 8 (1.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 63 (12.80%) Visual Studio
2 42 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (6.91%) NUnit
4 17 (3.46%) JIRA
5 11 (2.24%) Subversion
6 10 (2.03%) Dreamweaver
6 10 (2.03%) MSTest
7 8 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.41%) Trac
9 2 (0.41%) Moq
10 1 (0.20%) Expression Web
10 1 (0.20%) Selenium
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.20%) StarTeam
10 1 (0.20%) FrontPage
10 1 (0.20%) ERwin
General
1 185 (37.60%) Finance
2 49 (9.96%) Banking
3 22 (4.47%) Advertising
4 20 (4.07%) Retail
5 16 (3.25%) Marketing
6 14 (2.85%) Law
6 14 (2.85%) Back Office
7 13 (2.64%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.44%) Front Office
9 7 (1.42%) Legal
9 7 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 236 (47.97%) Developer
2 101 (20.53%) Analyst
3 73 (14.84%) DBA
4 71 (14.43%) C# Developer
5 64 (13.01%) SQL DBA
6 48 (9.76%) Administrator
7 47 (9.55%) Senior Developer
8 44 (8.94%) SQL Developer
9 38 (7.72%) .NET Developer
10 37 (7.52%) Support Analyst
11 35 (7.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 34 (6.91%) Consultant
13 30 (6.10%) Applications Support
14 26 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
15 24 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
16 22 (4.47%) Web Developer
17 21 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
18 20 (4.07%) Applications Support Analyst
19 18 (3.66%) Support Consultant
19 18 (3.66%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (39.63%) .NET
2 106 (21.54%) HTML
3 86 (17.48%) XML
4 85 (17.28%) CSS
5 80 (16.26%) ASP.NET
6 73 (14.84%) Web Services
6 73 (14.84%) WCF
7 60 (12.20%) .NET Framework
8 45 (9.15%) Ajax
9 33 (6.71%) WPF
10 31 (6.30%) jQuery
11 29 (5.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (5.69%) MDX
13 26 (5.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (4.27%) XSLT
15 20 (4.07%) HTML5
16 16 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
17 15 (3.05%) WinForms
18 12 (2.44%) XHTML
19 10 (2.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.52%) Clustering
2 35 (7.11%) Replication
3 20 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.24%) Data Integration
5 10 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.03%) Statistics
6 8 (1.63%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.42%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.02%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.81%) Equities
10 4 (0.81%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.81%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.81%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.61%) Wiki
12 2 (0.41%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.41%) Open Source
12 2 (0.41%) Blog
12 2 (0.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 146 (29.67%) Windows
2 63 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (12.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (6.50%) Linux
6 18 (3.66%) Windows 7
7 15 (3.05%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.63%) UNIX
9 4 (0.81%) Android
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.41%) Solaris
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.20%) CentOS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (19.92%) ETL
3 90 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (15.85%) MVC
5 77 (15.65%) OO
6 63 (12.80%) TDD
7 50 (10.16%) E-Commerce
8 47 (9.55%) SOA
9 40 (8.13%) Data Analysis
9 40 (8.13%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (6.71%) Software Engineering
10 33 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (6.50%) Unit Testing
12 29 (5.89%) ITIL
13 26 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 24 (4.88%) Data Modelling
15 23 (4.67%) Dimensional Modelling
16 22 (4.47%) Release Management
16 22 (4.47%) Scrum
16 22 (4.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 337 (68.50%) SQL
2 197 (40.04%) T-SQL
3 172 (34.96%) C#
4 82 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 36 (7.32%) VBA
6 35 (7.11%) Java
7 33 (6.71%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.88%) VB
9 18 (3.66%) VBScript
9 18 (3.66%) XPath
10 16 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.05%) PHP
12 14 (2.85%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.03%) Perl
14 6 (1.22%) VC++
14 6 (1.22%) C++
14 6 (1.22%) IronPython
14 6 (1.22%) F#
15 5 (1.02%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 53 (10.77%) Degree
2 50 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (6.91%) MCITP
4 24 (4.88%) MCTS
5 16 (3.25%) MCSE
6 6 (1.22%) MCDBA
6 6 (1.22%) MCP
7 3 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.41%) MCSA
8 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) HP APS
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.20%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.28%) QA
2 9 (1.83%) SLA
3 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.81%) HL7
4 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) Basel III
System Software
1 40 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.47%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.03%) XenApp
5 8 (1.63%) Terminal Server
6 7 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (1.02%) vSphere
8 5 (1.02%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.20%) XenServer
11 1 (0.20%) LiteSpeed
11 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.03%) SCCM
2 5 (1.02%) Dollar Universe
3 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.61%) WSUS
5 2 (0.41%) Control-M
5 2 (0.41%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.20%) OVSD
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 164 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 65 (13.21%) Oracle
3 48 (9.76%) VMware
4 27 (5.49%) Citrix
5 22 (4.47%) Informatica
5 22 (4.47%) SAP
6 18 (3.66%) Business Objects
7 16 (3.25%) IBM
7 16 (3.25%) Trillium
7 16 (3.25%) DataFlux
8 15 (3.05%) Infor
8 15 (3.05%) Sun
9 13 (2.64%) Cognos
10 11 (2.24%) FactSet
10 11 (2.24%) Cisco
10 11 (2.24%) NetApp
11 9 (1.83%) Sitecore
12 8 (1.63%) HP
12 8 (1.63%) Sybase
12 8 (1.63%) DevExpress
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Car, Allowance, Bonus, Holidays
Posted: 24 days ago