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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 205 149 143
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 60 186 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 1.79% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 6.67% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 57 175 186
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,375 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -0.32%
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
1990 2788 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.81% 26.84% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 2508 2582
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (72.88%) SQL
3 72 (61.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (50.85%) Finance
5 59 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 53 (44.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 49 (41.53%) T-SQL
8 45 (38.14%) Windows
9 37 (31.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (30.51%) .NET
11 30 (25.42%) C#
12 29 (24.58%) Windows Server
13 28 (23.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (22.88%) ASP.NET
14 27 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 24 (20.34%) Active Directory
15 24 (20.34%) CSS
15 24 (20.34%) XML
15 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
15 24 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (19.49%) MVC
16 23 (19.49%) WCF
16 23 (19.49%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (18.64%) ITIL
18 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
19 20 (16.95%) Web Services
20 19 (16.10%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (14.41%) IIS
2 11 (9.32%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.39%) Apache
6 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.54%) JBoss
8 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.54%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) SAN
2 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.08%) HTTP
4 5 (4.24%) DHCP
4 5 (4.24%) DNS
4 5 (4.24%) LAN
4 5 (4.24%) SSL
5 4 (3.39%) Firewall
5 4 (3.39%) Internet
6 3 (2.54%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.54%) FTP
6 3 (2.54%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.54%) Network Security
6 3 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.54%) SMTP
6 3 (2.54%) WAN
7 2 (1.69%) Intranet
7 2 (1.69%) LDAP
8 1 (0.85%) 3G
8 1 (0.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (61.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (44.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (31.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (23.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (16.10%) Relational Database
7 19 (16.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database
9 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (4.24%) Essbase
11 5 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (4.24%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.54%) MySQL
12 3 (2.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (10.17%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.47%) NUnit
4 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.69%) JsTestDriver
4 2 (1.69%) Moq
4 2 (1.69%) Selenium
4 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 60 (50.85%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Banking
2 9 (7.63%) Marketing
3 6 (5.08%) Law
4 5 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.39%) Publishing
6 3 (2.54%) Legal
7 2 (1.69%) Back Office
7 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) Retail
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (36.44%) Developer
2 35 (29.66%) DBA
3 29 (24.58%) SQL DBA
4 26 (22.03%) Administrator
5 24 (20.34%) SQL Server DBA
6 20 (16.95%) Senior Developer
7 19 (16.10%) Architect
8 16 (13.56%) Server Administrator
9 14 (11.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (11.86%) Senior Architect
10 13 (11.02%) Senior Technical Architect
10 13 (11.02%) Technical Architect
10 13 (11.02%) Technical Developer
11 10 (8.47%) SQL Developer
12 9 (7.63%) Analyst
12 9 (7.63%) Server Support
12 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
13 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
13 8 (6.78%) C# Developer
13 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.51%) .NET
2 27 (22.88%) ASP.NET
3 24 (20.34%) CSS
3 24 (20.34%) XML
4 23 (19.49%) WCF
5 20 (16.95%) Web Services
6 19 (16.10%) HTML
7 18 (15.25%) jQuery
8 15 (12.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (10.17%) DHTML
10 11 (9.32%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.47%) Ajax
11 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (6.78%) XForms
13 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (5.08%) Software Packaging
13 6 (5.08%) WPF
14 4 (3.39%) MDX
15 3 (2.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.02%) N-Tier
3 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.78%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.08%) Clustering
6 5 (4.24%) Replication
7 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.54%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.69%) iPhone
8 2 (1.69%) Statistics
9 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.85%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.85%) Tandem
9 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.14%) Windows
2 29 (24.58%) Windows Server
3 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.39%) Linux
8 2 (1.69%) Android
8 2 (1.69%) Unix
8 2 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.49%) Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.49%) MVC
2 22 (18.64%) ITIL
3 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.10%) Data Protection
4 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (14.41%) OO
5 15 (12.71%) Functional Testing
6 14 (11.86%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 14 (11.86%) SOLID
7 13 (11.02%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (10.17%) Database Theory
8 12 (10.17%) ETL
8 12 (10.17%) Relational Database Theory
9 9 (7.63%) CRM
10 8 (6.78%) BPR
10 8 (6.78%) Process Improvement
10 8 (6.78%) Scrum
10 8 (6.78%) SOA
10 8 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 86 (72.88%) SQL
2 49 (41.53%) T-SQL
3 30 (25.42%) C#
4 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.78%) VBA
5 8 (6.78%) XPath
6 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.69%) Java
8 2 (1.69%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.69%) PHP
8 2 (1.69%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (16.10%) Degree
3 17 (14.41%) MCSE
4 13 (11.02%) MCITP
4 13 (11.02%) MCSA
4 13 (11.02%) MCTS
5 12 (10.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (10.17%) MCDBA
6 3 (2.54%) VCP4
6 3 (2.54%) VCP5
6 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.69%) CCA
7 2 (1.69%) CCEA
7 2 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.69%) MCAD
7 2 (1.69%) MCSD
7 2 (1.69%) VCAP
8 1 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.69%) COBIT
2 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.93%) XenApp
4 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) SCOM
2 9 (7.63%) SCCM
3 7 (5.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (3.39%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.39%) SCSM
4 4 (3.39%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.10%) VMware
3 12 (10.17%) Citrix
4 11 (9.32%) Oracle
5 9 (7.63%) HP
6 8 (6.78%) NetApp
7 5 (4.24%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (3.39%) Veritas
8 4 (3.39%) WorldPay
9 3 (2.54%) Cisco
9 3 (2.54%) iManage
9 3 (2.54%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.54%) MobileIron
9 3 (2.54%) RightFax
9 3 (2.54%) Symantec
10 2 (1.69%) EMC
10 2 (1.69%) IBM
10 2 (1.69%) Symbian
10 2 (1.69%) Tableau
10 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £48000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Langley James Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago