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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 173 212 160
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -52
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 61 86 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.03% 0.98% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 3.36% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 59 76 171
Median salary £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1832 2561 3264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 30.84% 29.28% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 2219 2847
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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.

1 116 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 104 (89.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (87.07%) SQL
4 84 (72.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 68 (58.62%) Finance
6 66 (56.90%) T-SQL
6 66 (56.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (46.55%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (40.52%) Microsoft
9 45 (38.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (35.34%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (27.59%) Windows
12 31 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (25.00%) Banking
14 24 (20.69%) Scrum
14 24 (20.69%) Data Analysis
15 23 (19.83%) Asset Management
16 22 (18.97%) Oracle
16 22 (18.97%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (18.10%) Windows Server
17 21 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (17.24%) MS Excel
18 20 (17.24%) Replication
19 18 (15.52%) ETL
20 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
21 16 (13.79%) C#
22 14 (12.07%) Visual Studio
22 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification

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 13 (11.21%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.86%) GitHub
2 1 (0.86%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) SAN
2 4 (3.45%) DHCP
2 4 (3.45%) DNS
2 4 (3.45%) VPN
3 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.86%) Firewall
4 1 (0.86%) FTP
4 1 (0.86%) LAN
4 1 (0.86%) SMTP
4 1 (0.86%) VLAN
4 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 104 (89.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (72.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 66 (56.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (38.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (35.34%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (18.97%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (9.48%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (6.03%) Relational Database
12 6 (5.17%) QlikView
13 3 (2.59%) Data Mart
13 3 (2.59%) MS Access
13 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
13 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.86%) DTS
14 1 (0.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 68 (58.62%) Finance
2 29 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (7.76%) Financial Institution
4 8 (6.90%) Legal
5 6 (5.17%) Marketing
6 3 (2.59%) Law
7 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.86%) Front Office
8 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (37.93%) DBA
2 42 (36.21%) Developer
3 34 (29.31%) SQL DBA
4 25 (21.55%) SQL Server DBA
5 23 (19.83%) Analyst
6 22 (18.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 21 (18.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 17 (14.66%) Administrator
9 16 (13.79%) SQL Developer
10 15 (12.93%) Business Developer
10 15 (12.93%) Oracle DBA
11 10 (8.62%) Sybase DBA
12 9 (7.76%) Database Developer
12 9 (7.76%) Senior DBA
12 9 (7.76%) Senior SQL DBA
12 9 (7.76%) SQL Database Developer
13 8 (6.90%) Asset Management Analyst
13 8 (6.90%) Development DBA
13 8 (6.90%) Senior SQL Server DBA
14 7 (6.03%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.21%) .NET
2 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (2.59%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.86%) JSON
4 1 (0.86%) LINQ
4 1 (0.86%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (0.86%) MDX
4 1 (0.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Replication
2 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.17%) Statistics
4 4 (3.45%) Clustering
4 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.72%) iPhone
5 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.86%) EPoS
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.59%) Windows
2 21 (18.10%) Windows Server
2 21 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.34%) Solaris
6 6 (5.17%) Unix
7 3 (2.59%) Linux
7 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.55%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (20.69%) Data Analysis
3 24 (20.69%) Scrum
4 23 (19.83%) Asset Management
5 18 (15.52%) ETL
6 13 (11.21%) Migration
6 13 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (10.34%) High Availability
7 12 (10.34%) ITIL
8 11 (9.48%) Dimensional Modelling
8 11 (9.48%) Kimball Methodology
9 10 (8.62%) Data Modelling
10 9 (7.76%) Database Mirroring
11 7 (6.03%) Data Protection
11 7 (6.03%) OO
11 7 (6.03%) OOP
12 6 (5.17%) ERD
12 6 (5.17%) Open Source
12 6 (5.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 101 (87.07%) SQL
2 66 (56.90%) T-SQL
3 16 (13.79%) C#
4 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.76%) VBScript
5 7 (6.03%) VB
6 5 (4.31%) VBA
7 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.86%) Java
8 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.86%) PHP
8 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.90%) Degree
3 7 (6.03%) MCDBA
3 7 (6.03%) MCTS
4 6 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (5.17%) MCSA
4 6 (5.17%) MCSE
4 6 (5.17%) OCP
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (4.31%) MCITP
6 1 (0.86%) CCNP
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.86%) MCT
6 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.86%) vSphere
4 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (3.45%) SCOM
3 3 (2.59%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.72%) SCCM
4 2 (1.72%) SCSM
4 2 (1.72%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (40.52%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.97%) Oracle
3 11 (9.48%) Sybase
4 4 (3.45%) Veritas
5 3 (2.59%) EMC
5 3 (2.59%) RedGate
5 3 (2.59%) Symantec
5 3 (2.59%) VMware
6 2 (1.72%) Citrix
6 2 (1.72%) HP
6 2 (1.72%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.72%) NetApp
6 2 (1.72%) RightFax
6 2 (1.72%) Tableau
7 1 (0.86%) arcserve
7 1 (0.86%) CA
7 1 (0.86%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.86%) i2
7 1 (0.86%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.86%) Sophos
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per year + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago