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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 184 211 124
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -87
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 64 103 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.98% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.63% 3.43% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 59 80 242
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,800 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,127 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.31% -
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
1762 3005 3729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.07% 28.68% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2582 3220
Median salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.86% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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.

1 122 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 104 (85.25%) SQL
3 101 (82.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 76 (62.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 68 (55.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (55.74%) Finance
6 60 (49.18%) T-SQL
7 50 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (40.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 49 (40.16%) Microsoft
9 42 (34.43%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (23.77%) Windows
10 29 (23.77%) Banking
11 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (20.49%) MS Excel
12 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (18.85%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (18.03%) Data Analysis
16 21 (17.21%) Asset Management
16 21 (17.21%) Scrum
17 18 (14.75%) ITIL
17 18 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
18 17 (13.93%) MCTS
19 16 (13.11%) Windows Server
20 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
20 15 (12.30%) VBScript
20 15 (12.30%) MS Office
20 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
20 15 (12.30%) MCDBA

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 10 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.10%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.28%) IIS
4 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (20.49%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.30%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Bankmaster
1 1 (0.82%) Maximo
1 1 (0.82%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) SAN
1 6 (4.92%) VPN
2 5 (4.10%) Firewall
3 4 (3.28%) DHCP
3 4 (3.28%) DNS
4 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.82%) FTP
5 1 (0.82%) Intranet
5 1 (0.82%) LAN
5 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.82%) SMTP
5 1 (0.82%) VLAN
5 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 101 (82.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (62.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 68 (55.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (40.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (34.43%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (18.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (11.48%) QlikView
9 14 (11.48%) Relational Database
10 11 (9.02%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.46%) Big Data
11 3 (2.46%) Data Mart
11 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (2.46%) MS Access
11 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.46%) Power BI
12 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 68 (55.74%) Finance
2 29 (23.77%) Banking
3 14 (11.48%) Law
4 5 (4.10%) Advertising
4 5 (4.10%) Marketing
5 4 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.46%) Retail
7 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.82%) Front Office
8 1 (0.82%) Legal
8 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (38.52%) DBA
1 47 (38.52%) Developer
2 43 (35.25%) SQL DBA
3 38 (31.15%) SQL Server DBA
4 31 (25.41%) Administrator
5 24 (19.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 17 (13.93%) Analyst
7 15 (12.30%) Business Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 13 (10.66%) SQL Developer
9 12 (9.84%) Senior DBA
9 12 (9.84%) Senior SQL DBA
10 11 (9.02%) Senior SQL Server DBA
11 7 (5.74%) Asset Management Analyst
12 6 (4.92%) Excel Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
13 5 (4.10%) Development DBA
13 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Development DBA
13 5 (4.10%) SSIS Developer
13 5 (4.10%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.84%) .NET
2 7 (5.74%) XML
3 6 (4.92%) Web Services
4 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.46%) HTML
5 3 (2.46%) MDX
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.64%) CSS
6 2 (1.64%) LINQ
6 2 (1.64%) WCF
6 2 (1.64%) XSLT
7 1 (0.82%) ADO
7 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.82%) D3.js
7 1 (0.82%) jQuery
7 1 (0.82%) JSON
7 1 (0.82%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (0.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.56%) Clustering
3 7 (5.74%) Replication
4 5 (4.10%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.46%) iPhone
6 3 (2.46%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.77%) Windows
2 16 (13.11%) Windows Server
3 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.28%) Linux
6 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.46%) Solaris
8 1 (0.82%) Unix
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.03%) Data Analysis
4 21 (17.21%) Asset Management
4 21 (17.21%) Scrum
5 18 (14.75%) ITIL
5 18 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (10.66%) Data Protection
7 12 (9.84%) Migration
8 11 (9.02%) Database Theory
8 11 (9.02%) Relational Database Theory
9 9 (7.38%) ETL
9 9 (7.38%) High Availability
10 7 (5.74%) Data Migration
10 7 (5.74%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (4.92%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.92%) Investment Management
12 5 (4.10%) Capacity Management
12 5 (4.10%) Dimensional Modelling
12 5 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 104 (85.25%) SQL
2 60 (49.18%) T-SQL
3 15 (12.30%) VBScript
4 13 (10.66%) VB
5 12 (9.84%) C#
5 12 (9.84%) VBA
6 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.46%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.64%) Python
9 1 (0.82%) Java
9 1 (0.82%) PHP
9 1 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.93%) MCTS
3 15 (12.30%) MCDBA
4 13 (10.66%) MCITP
4 13 (10.66%) MCSE
5 12 (9.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (9.84%) MCSA
6 8 (6.56%) Degree
7 2 (1.64%) MCP
8 1 (0.82%) CCNP
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.82%) MCAD
8 1 (0.82%) MCSD
8 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.82%) vSphere
5 1 (0.82%) XenApp
5 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (3.28%) SCOM
2 3 (2.46%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.46%) SCCM
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.64%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.64%) SCSM
3 2 (1.64%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (40.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.38%) Oracle
3 4 (3.28%) HP
3 4 (3.28%) Tableau
3 4 (3.28%) Veritas
4 3 (2.46%) EMC
4 3 (2.46%) RedGate
4 3 (2.46%) Symantec
4 3 (2.46%) VMware
5 2 (1.64%) Citrix
5 2 (1.64%) MobileIron
5 2 (1.64%) NetApp
5 2 (1.64%) RightFax
5 2 (1.64%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.64%) Sybase
6 1 (0.82%) iManage
6 1 (0.82%) Kaspersky
6 1 (0.82%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.82%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.82%) Xamarin
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago