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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 178 139 86
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -53
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 141 234 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.28% 1.94% 3.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.74% 6.59% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 131 213 337
Average salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
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
2977 3553 3347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.04% 29.46% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 3110 3060
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £76,000
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 27 November 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 27 November 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.

1 350 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 287 (82.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 230 (65.71%) SQL
4 164 (46.86%) .NET
5 146 (41.71%) C#
6 145 (41.43%) Microsoft
7 123 (35.14%) Windows
8 113 (32.29%) T-SQL
9 104 (29.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 102 (29.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 98 (28.00%) Finance
12 88 (25.14%) JavaScript
13 85 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 75 (21.43%) Web Services
15 73 (20.86%) CSS
15 73 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
16 72 (20.57%) MS Excel
17 71 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 67 (19.14%) ASP.NET
19 66 (18.86%) WCF
20 65 (18.57%) HTML
21 64 (18.29%) SharePoint
21 64 (18.29%) ETL
22 59 (16.86%) Active Directory
22 59 (16.86%) IIS
23 57 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
24 55 (15.71%) OO
25 51 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
26 47 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
27 46 (13.14%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 64 (18.29%) SharePoint
2 59 (16.86%) IIS
3 26 (7.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 25 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 21 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (4.57%) SharePoint Server
8 12 (3.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (2.57%) Tomcat
11 7 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.00%) Apache
11 7 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.57%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.57%) Node.js
14 1 (0.29%) Drupal
14 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.29%) WordPress
14 1 (0.29%) nginx
Applications
1 72 (20.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.57%) MS Office
3 6 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.43%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 11 (3.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (2.57%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.57%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.57%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.14%) Office 365
3 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Heroku
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.00%) DNS
2 30 (8.57%) SAN
2 30 (8.57%) DHCP
3 19 (5.43%) TCP/IP
3 19 (5.43%) VPN
4 15 (4.29%) LAN
5 14 (4.00%) WAN
6 9 (2.57%) Intranet
6 9 (2.57%) Firewall
7 8 (2.29%) Extranet
8 6 (1.71%) Wireless
8 6 (1.71%) Internet
9 5 (1.43%) LDAP
10 4 (1.14%) HTTP
11 3 (0.86%) FTP
12 2 (0.57%) ADSL
12 2 (0.57%) VoIP
12 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.57%) IPsec
12 2 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 287 (82.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 104 (29.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 102 (29.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 71 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 21 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (4.86%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (4.57%) RDBMS
12 15 (4.29%) MySQL
12 15 (4.29%) OLAP
13 13 (3.71%) Oracle Database
14 12 (3.43%) DTS
15 8 (2.29%) MS Access
15 8 (2.29%) OLAP Cube
16 7 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
18 5 (1.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 34 (9.71%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.71%) NUnit
2 20 (5.71%) Subversion
3 15 (4.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 10 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.57%) MSTest
6 8 (2.29%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (1.71%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.29%) JIRA
9 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 98 (28.00%) Finance
2 32 (9.14%) Banking
3 22 (6.29%) Marketing
4 20 (5.71%) Advertising
5 19 (5.43%) Retail
6 16 (4.57%) Law
7 14 (4.00%) Back Office
8 11 (3.14%) Front Office
9 7 (2.00%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.71%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.43%) Legal
12 4 (1.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 135 (38.57%) Developer
2 71 (20.29%) Analyst
3 43 (12.29%) Senior Developer
4 39 (11.14%) DBA
4 39 (11.14%) Support Analyst
5 36 (10.29%) C# Developer
6 35 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 32 (9.14%) SQL DBA
8 30 (8.57%) Administrator
9 29 (8.29%) SQL Developer
10 27 (7.71%) Technical Support
11 26 (7.43%) Architect
11 26 (7.43%) Senior C# Developer
12 24 (6.86%) Technical Architect
13 22 (6.29%) Applications Support Analyst
13 22 (6.29%) Agile C# Developer
14 19 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
15 17 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 16 (4.57%) Consultant
17 15 (4.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (46.86%) .NET
2 75 (21.43%) Web Services
3 73 (20.86%) CSS
4 67 (19.14%) ASP.NET
5 66 (18.86%) WCF
6 65 (18.57%) HTML
7 45 (12.86%) jQuery
8 40 (11.43%) XML
9 39 (11.14%) Ajax
10 37 (10.57%) WPF
11 28 (8.00%) .NET Framework
12 20 (5.71%) HTML5
13 15 (4.29%) AngularJS
13 15 (4.29%) MDX
14 14 (4.00%) Silverlight
15 13 (3.71%) Backbone.js
15 13 (3.71%) Ember.js
16 10 (2.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 9 (2.57%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (2.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.71%) Clustering
3 19 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.14%) Replication
5 16 (4.57%) N-Tier
6 11 (3.14%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.29%) Statistics
9 5 (1.43%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.14%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.14%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.86%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.86%) Derivative
11 3 (0.86%) PMI
12 2 (0.57%) GIS
12 2 (0.57%) Equities
12 2 (0.57%) Open Source
13 1 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 123 (35.14%) Windows
2 85 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (6.57%) Linux
6 22 (6.29%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.71%) Android
8 12 (3.43%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.86%) UNIX
10 6 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.43%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.14%) Solaris
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.57%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.29%) CentOS
15 1 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (18.29%) ETL
2 57 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (15.71%) OO
4 51 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (13.14%) ITIL
6 43 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (12.00%) TDD
8 38 (10.86%) MVC
9 32 (9.14%) E-Commerce
10 31 (8.86%) Scrum
11 28 (8.00%) Software Engineering
12 25 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
12 25 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (6.57%) Release Management
14 20 (5.71%) System Testing
15 18 (5.14%) Data Management
16 17 (4.86%) Unit Testing
17 16 (4.57%) Data Analysis
17 16 (4.57%) SOA
18 15 (4.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (65.71%) SQL
2 146 (41.71%) C#
3 113 (32.29%) T-SQL
4 88 (25.14%) JavaScript
5 34 (9.71%) VB.NET
6 29 (8.29%) VBA
7 23 (6.57%) XPath
8 22 (6.29%) VB
8 22 (6.29%) Java
9 21 (6.00%) PHP
10 14 (4.00%) Perl
11 11 (3.14%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.86%) VBScript
13 8 (2.29%) VC++
13 8 (2.29%) C++
14 6 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.43%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (0.86%) AWK
17 2 (0.57%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 28 (8.00%) Degree
2 24 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.71%) MCITP
4 12 (3.43%) MCTS
5 10 (2.86%) MCSE
6 7 (2.00%) MCP
6 7 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.57%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.57%) HP APS
11 1 (0.29%) CGEIT
11 1 (0.29%) CISSP
11 1 (0.29%) CISA
11 1 (0.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.86%) SLA
1 10 (2.86%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.29%) Basel III
3 1 (0.29%) HL7
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (16.86%) Active Directory
2 29 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.14%) vSphere
5 8 (2.29%) XenApp
6 7 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.14%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.86%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.86%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.57%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.86%) SCCM
2 5 (1.43%) WSUS
3 4 (1.14%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.14%) OpenView
3 4 (1.14%) OVSD
3 4 (1.14%) Dollar Universe
4 3 (0.86%) WMI
4 3 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.86%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.86%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.29%) Plesk
5 1 (0.29%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.29%) Puppet
5 1 (0.29%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 145 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 46 (13.14%) VMware
3 32 (9.14%) Oracle
4 20 (5.71%) NetApp
5 19 (5.43%) Citrix
6 15 (4.29%) HP
7 13 (3.71%) Cisco
8 10 (2.86%) Sun
8 10 (2.86%) Informatica
9 9 (2.57%) SAP
9 9 (2.57%) Infor
10 7 (2.00%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.71%) Trillium
11 6 (1.71%) DataFlux
12 5 (1.43%) Sybase
12 5 (1.43%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.14%) Dell
14 3 (0.86%) BMC
14 3 (0.86%) Apple
14 3 (0.86%) Remedy
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