The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 58 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 11 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.72% 1.79% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.16% 6.90% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 8
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
213 145 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 33.33% 25.94% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 182 130 198
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Coventry region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (96.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (82.76%) .NET
4 16 (55.17%) XML
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
5 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
5 14 (48.28%) C#
6 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
6 13 (44.83%) Windows
6 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
6 13 (44.83%) Citrix
6 13 (44.83%) SAN
6 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (44.83%) VMware
6 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (41.38%) XenApp
7 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
7 12 (41.38%) HP
7 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (41.38%) IIS
8 11 (37.93%) SQL
9 10 (34.48%) Finance
10 9 (31.03%) Intranet
10 9 (31.03%) Internet
11 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
11 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (24.14%) NetApp
12 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (24.14%) HTML

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
2 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (41.38%) IIS
4 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (17.24%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.45%) Lync
7 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.45%) CMS
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Sitefinity
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) Intranet
2 9 (31.03%) Internet
3 7 (24.14%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (96.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Advertising
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
6 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Server Support Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) XML
3 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
5 7 (24.14%) CSS
5 7 (24.14%) HTML
6 6 (20.69%) Ajax
6 6 (20.69%) Web Services
6 6 (20.69%) WCF
7 3 (10.34%) X-Windows
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
1 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Web Development
2 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (3.45%) MVC
4 1 (3.45%) Workflow
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) OO
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.45%) SOA
4 1 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VBScript
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) CCA
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) XenApp
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) MAILsweeper
1 5 (17.24%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Citrix
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) HP
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) NetApp
5 6 (20.69%) EMC
6 5 (17.24%) CommVault
6 5 (17.24%) Finjan
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle
8 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (3.45%) Cognos
8 1 (3.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) Sophos
8 1 (3.45%) Netezza