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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 152 172 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -107
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 172 158 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 1.50% 3.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.20% 5.47% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 149 133 387
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2772 2888 3151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.73% 27.40% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2448 2517 2876
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, 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.

1 315 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 275 (87.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 211 (66.98%) SQL
4 158 (50.16%) .NET
5 155 (49.21%) Microsoft
6 135 (42.86%) C#
7 116 (36.83%) Windows
8 108 (34.29%) T-SQL
9 100 (31.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 95 (30.16%) Finance
11 93 (29.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 86 (27.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 71 (22.54%) ASP.NET
14 69 (21.90%) Active Directory
15 67 (21.27%) JavaScript
16 66 (20.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 63 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 62 (19.68%) Web Services
19 60 (19.05%) WCF
20 59 (18.73%) Business Intelligence
21 56 (17.78%) ETL
21 56 (17.78%) Visual Studio
22 53 (16.83%) IIS
22 53 (16.83%) MS Excel
22 53 (16.83%) Data Warehouse
23 48 (15.24%) ITIL
23 48 (15.24%) CSS
24 47 (14.92%) HTML
25 45 (14.29%) Clustering
26 41 (13.02%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 53 (16.83%) IIS
2 40 (12.70%) SharePoint
3 32 (10.16%) MS Exchange
4 25 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (4.13%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (2.22%) WorkSite
11 6 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.95%) Node.js
13 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Foundation
13 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.63%) CMS
13 2 (0.63%) Documentum
13 2 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 53 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.13%) MS Office
3 5 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.27%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.76%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 6 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.63%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.32%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.32%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.32%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.62%) DNS
2 23 (7.30%) SAN
3 21 (6.67%) DHCP
4 18 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 18 (5.71%) VPN
5 16 (5.08%) LAN
5 16 (5.08%) WAN
5 16 (5.08%) Firewall
6 6 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.90%) Internet
7 4 (1.27%) Wireless
7 4 (1.27%) SSL
8 3 (0.95%) LDAP
8 3 (0.95%) ADSL
9 2 (0.63%) HTTP
9 2 (0.63%) Intranet
10 1 (0.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 275 (87.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (31.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (29.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 66 (20.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (16.83%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
8 25 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (6.35%) DTS
10 18 (5.71%) Oracle Database
11 16 (5.08%) SSDT
12 14 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (2.86%) MySQL
14 6 (1.90%) MS Access
15 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.59%) OLAP
15 5 (1.59%) Relational Database
16 4 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
17 3 (0.95%) RDBMS
17 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (17.78%) Visual Studio
2 40 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (6.35%) Subversion
4 15 (4.76%) NUnit
5 12 (3.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 11 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (3.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 8 (2.54%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.90%) MSTest
10 3 (0.95%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.95%) NuGet
11 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.32%) GitLab
11 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 95 (30.16%) Finance
2 18 (5.71%) Marketing
3 17 (5.40%) Retail
4 16 (5.08%) Advertising
5 15 (4.76%) Banking
6 12 (3.81%) Legal
7 9 (2.86%) Back Office
7 9 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.54%) Front Office
9 7 (2.22%) Law
10 5 (1.59%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.95%) Games
12 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Electronics
13 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 137 (43.49%) Developer
2 65 (20.63%) Analyst
3 39 (12.38%) Senior Developer
4 38 (12.06%) Support Analyst
5 32 (10.16%) DBA
6 30 (9.52%) Technical Support
7 27 (8.57%) Applications Support
8 26 (8.25%) SQL DBA
9 24 (7.62%) SQL Developer
10 22 (6.98%) Technical Support Analyst
10 22 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
11 21 (6.67%) C# Developer
12 20 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
12 20 (6.35%) Programmer
12 20 (6.35%) Architect
13 17 (5.40%) .NET Developer
13 17 (5.40%) Administrator
14 16 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
15 15 (4.76%) Technical Architect
15 15 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (50.16%) .NET
2 71 (22.54%) ASP.NET
3 62 (19.68%) Web Services
4 60 (19.05%) WCF
5 48 (15.24%) CSS
6 47 (14.92%) HTML
7 32 (10.16%) XML
8 30 (9.52%) jQuery
9 26 (8.25%) HTML5
10 24 (7.62%) WPF
10 24 (7.62%) .NET Framework
11 23 (7.30%) Ajax
12 22 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (5.71%) Backbone.js
14 16 (5.08%) AngularJS
14 16 (5.08%) Silverlight
15 15 (4.76%) Ember.js
16 12 (3.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 11 (3.49%) NHibernate
18 10 (3.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.29%) Clustering
2 38 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.49%) N-Tier
4 10 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.90%) Replication
6 6 (1.90%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (0.95%) User Experience
8 2 (0.63%) Statistics
8 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.63%) HACMP
8 2 (0.63%) DTV
8 2 (0.63%) GIS
8 2 (0.63%) CMDB
8 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.32%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.32%) Equities
9 1 (0.32%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 116 (36.83%) Windows
2 86 (27.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (8.25%) Windows 7
6 15 (4.76%) Android
7 13 (4.13%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.49%) Windows Vista
8 11 (3.49%) UNIX
9 7 (2.22%) Linux
10 5 (1.59%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.32%) CentOS
12 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.73%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (17.78%) ETL
3 48 (15.24%) ITIL
4 41 (13.02%) Change Management
5 40 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (10.79%) TDD
6 34 (10.79%) MVC
7 31 (9.84%) OO
8 30 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.94%) Dimensional Modelling
11 24 (7.62%) Scrum
12 23 (7.30%) System Testing
13 22 (6.98%) SOA
14 20 (6.35%) Release Management
15 19 (6.03%) BDD
16 16 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
16 16 (5.08%) Data Analysis
16 16 (5.08%) Business Analysis
16 16 (5.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 211 (66.98%) SQL
2 135 (42.86%) C#
3 108 (34.29%) T-SQL
4 67 (21.27%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.62%) VB.NET
6 15 (4.76%) VBA
7 14 (4.44%) VB
7 14 (4.44%) XPath
8 13 (4.13%) PHP
9 10 (3.17%) VBScript
10 6 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.59%) Java
12 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.63%) Perl
13 2 (0.63%) C++
13 2 (0.63%) VC++
13 2 (0.63%) Python
14 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.08%) Degree
3 11 (3.49%) VCP4
4 9 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.86%) MCITP
5 8 (2.54%) MCTS
6 5 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.27%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.95%) MCSE
9 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.32%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.32%) MCP
10 1 (0.32%) CISSP
10 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CISA
10 1 (0.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.17%) QA
2 9 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (21.90%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.17%) vSphere
5 9 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.90%) ISA Server
8 5 (1.59%) XenApp
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.63%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.32%) UAG
10 1 (0.32%) XenServer
10 1 (0.32%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (2.86%) Data Guard
2 7 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.22%) WMI
3 6 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
3 6 (1.90%) SCCM
4 2 (0.63%) OpenView
4 2 (0.63%) OVSD
5 1 (0.32%) WSUS
5 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.32%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.32%) SCOM
5 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.32%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 155 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.52%) VMware
3 26 (8.25%) Oracle
4 20 (6.35%) NetApp
5 15 (4.76%) Cisco
5 15 (4.76%) HP
6 14 (4.44%) Citrix
7 11 (3.49%) SAP
8 7 (2.22%) Veritas
8 7 (2.22%) Remedy
9 6 (1.90%) BMC
10 5 (1.59%) Dell
11 4 (1.27%) Avaya
11 4 (1.27%) Open Text
12 3 (0.95%) SonicWALL
12 3 (0.95%) Cognos
12 3 (0.95%) Informatica
12 3 (0.95%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.95%) Apple
13 2 (0.63%) Serena
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Harrington Starr
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
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Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Plus Bonus
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000.0000 per annum + bonus + pension
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SEC Recruitment Limited
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Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: Highly Competitive
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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