The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 149 143 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -82
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 115 124 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.75% 4.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.36% 5.64% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 76 107 330
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2144 2199 2946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.67% 31.05% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1831 2583
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +35 62 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Bedfordshire -14 18 £39,000 -9.30%
Essex -12 17 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 16 £32,500 -40.90%
Norfolk -9 2 £37,250 +9.15% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 222 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 171 (77.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 120 (54.05%) SQL
4 109 (49.10%) Microsoft
5 92 (41.44%) Windows
6 87 (39.19%) .NET
7 83 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (34.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 76 (34.23%) Web Services
10 67 (30.18%) T-SQL
11 66 (29.73%) Java
12 59 (26.58%) VMware
13 57 (25.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 56 (25.23%) XML
15 55 (24.77%) ASP.NET
16 51 (22.97%) Oracle
17 49 (22.07%) Finance
18 48 (21.62%) MS Excel
19 47 (21.17%) MVC
20 44 (19.82%) N-Tier
20 44 (19.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 43 (19.37%) Oracle Database 11g
21 43 (19.37%) Oracle Database
21 43 (19.37%) Relational Database
21 43 (19.37%) C#
22 42 (18.92%) OO
23 39 (17.57%) SQL Server 2012
24 38 (17.12%) JavaScript
24 38 (17.12%) Scrum
25 36 (16.22%) Citrix

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 35 (15.77%) SharePoint
2 32 (14.41%) JBoss
3 23 (10.36%) AquaLogic
3 23 (10.36%) Oracle Service Bus
3 23 (10.36%) Tuxedo
3 23 (10.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (7.66%) MS Exchange
5 15 (6.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (6.76%) IIS
5 15 (6.76%) WebSphere
6 14 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.45%) Apache
12 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.05%) MS Office
3 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Maximo
1 7 (3.15%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.66%) SAN
2 14 (6.31%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.95%) Firewall
4 6 (2.70%) WAN
5 5 (2.25%) LAN
5 5 (2.25%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.25%) Internet
6 2 (0.90%) Intranet
6 2 (0.90%) DNS
7 1 (0.45%) IPv4
7 1 (0.45%) DHCP
7 1 (0.45%) FTP
7 1 (0.45%) DMZ
7 1 (0.45%) VLAN
7 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 171 (77.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (34.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (25.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (19.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (19.37%) Oracle Database
6 43 (19.37%) Relational Database
6 43 (19.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 39 (17.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (13.06%) Crystal Reports
9 24 (10.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 23 (10.36%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (9.01%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (4.95%) RDBMS
14 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (4.50%) MS Access
15 8 (3.60%) DB2
16 7 (3.15%) PerformancePoint
17 5 (2.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (14.86%) Visual Studio
2 23 (10.36%) Oracle Forms
3 21 (9.46%) Eclipse
4 17 (7.66%) Moq
5 16 (7.21%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (5.86%) JUnit
6 13 (5.86%) Git (software)
7 9 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (3.60%) MyEclipse
9 7 (3.15%) Subversion
10 3 (1.35%) Toad
11 1 (0.45%) InstallShield
General
1 49 (22.07%) Finance
2 15 (6.76%) Retail
3 13 (5.86%) Back Office
4 5 (2.25%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 110 (49.55%) Developer
2 68 (30.63%) Analyst
3 45 (20.27%) Senior Developer
4 27 (12.16%) Java Developer
5 24 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
5 24 (10.81%) Analyst Developer
6 23 (10.36%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 21 (9.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 21 (9.46%) C# Developer
8 19 (8.56%) Business Analyst
9 18 (8.11%) .NET Developer
9 18 (8.11%) Administrator
9 18 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (7.66%) Support Analyst
11 16 (7.21%) DBA
11 16 (7.21%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (7.21%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (6.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.31%) Support Specialist
13 12 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (39.19%) .NET
2 76 (34.23%) Web Services
3 56 (25.23%) XML
4 55 (24.77%) ASP.NET
5 31 (13.96%) Struts
5 31 (13.96%) JSF
6 30 (13.51%) WCF
7 29 (13.06%) Spring
7 29 (13.06%) Hibernate
8 27 (12.16%) CSS
9 26 (11.71%) SOAP
10 25 (11.26%) HTML
10 25 (11.26%) .NET Framework
11 23 (10.36%) Middleware
11 23 (10.36%) J2EE
11 23 (10.36%) JPA
11 23 (10.36%) Oracle Fusion
12 21 (9.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 20 (9.01%) WinForms
14 19 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.82%) N-Tier
2 19 (8.56%) Clustering
3 18 (8.11%) Replication
4 15 (6.76%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.86%) EFT
5 13 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.50%) Data Extraction
7 9 (4.05%) FMCG
8 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 92 (41.44%) Windows
2 26 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (6.76%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.31%) Linux
5 13 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.95%) UNIX
8 10 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.17%) MVC
3 42 (18.92%) OO
4 38 (17.12%) Scrum
5 34 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (14.86%) ITIL
7 31 (13.96%) TDD
8 30 (13.51%) OOD
9 27 (12.16%) SOA
9 27 (12.16%) ETL
9 27 (12.16%) Migration
9 27 (12.16%) Mentoring
10 25 (11.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (11.26%) E-Commerce
11 23 (10.36%) UML
11 23 (10.36%) BPEL
11 23 (10.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (10.36%) Problem Management
12 19 (8.56%) Configuration Management
13 17 (7.66%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 120 (54.05%) SQL
2 67 (30.18%) T-SQL
3 66 (29.73%) Java
4 43 (19.37%) C#
5 38 (17.12%) JavaScript
6 29 (13.06%) VB
7 24 (10.81%) Delphi
8 23 (10.36%) COBOL
8 23 (10.36%) VB6
9 13 (5.86%) Python
10 11 (4.95%) VBA
11 8 (3.60%) PHP
11 8 (3.60%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.25%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.80%) VBScript
14 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (10.81%) Degree
2 12 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.05%) MCSA
4 4 (1.80%) VCP4
5 3 (1.35%) MCSE
6 2 (0.90%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) CCNA
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.45%) MCTS
7 1 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.86%) ISO 8583
2 12 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 30 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.25%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.80%) NFS
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.45%) XenApp
6 1 (0.45%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (7.21%) MOM
2 6 (2.70%) SCCM
3 3 (1.35%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.45%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 109 (49.10%) Microsoft
2 59 (26.58%) VMware
3 51 (22.97%) Oracle
4 36 (16.22%) Citrix
5 23 (10.36%) BEA
5 23 (10.36%) Micro Focus
6 8 (3.60%) Cognos
7 7 (3.15%) HP
7 7 (3.15%) IBM
8 6 (2.70%) Cisco
9 4 (1.80%) Sybase
10 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.90%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.90%) Websense
11 2 (0.90%) Veeam
11 2 (0.90%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.90%) FalconStor
12 1 (0.45%) Twitter
12 1 (0.45%) Nintex
12 1 (0.45%) Symantec
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 25k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Colchester
Venturi
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 14 days ago