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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 205 119 92
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 71 197 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 2.28% 3.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.05% 7.07% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 64 162 238
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £52,500 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
2329 2787 2676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.26% 32.32% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 2387 2419
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -7 33 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bedfordshire -29 14 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 11 £40,875 -8.14% 1
Norfolk -5 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Essex -31 6 £62,500 +51.51% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 177 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 116 (65.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (57.63%) SQL
4 85 (48.02%) Microsoft
5 83 (46.89%) Windows
6 68 (38.42%) .NET
7 56 (31.64%) VMware
7 56 (31.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 53 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (29.38%) T-SQL
10 46 (25.99%) Web Services
11 45 (25.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 44 (24.86%) XML
13 39 (22.03%) Oracle
13 39 (22.03%) Java
13 39 (22.03%) Finance
14 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET
15 35 (19.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 34 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2012
17 33 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (18.64%) ITIL
18 32 (18.08%) MS Excel
19 31 (17.51%) Oracle Database
20 29 (16.38%) MVC
20 29 (16.38%) Scrum
20 29 (16.38%) C#
20 29 (16.38%) Relational Database
21 28 (15.82%) Degree
21 28 (15.82%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 24 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.73%) IIS
3 18 (10.17%) MS Exchange
4 17 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (8.47%) JBoss
5 15 (8.47%) Tuxedo
5 15 (8.47%) AquaLogic
5 15 (8.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (8.47%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (4.52%) WebSphere
9 8 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (4.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (18.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Maximo
2 7 (3.95%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.08%) Office 365
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.56%) SAN
2 14 (7.91%) Firewall
3 13 (7.34%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.95%) WAN
5 6 (3.39%) LAN
6 4 (2.26%) Wireless
6 4 (2.26%) Internet
7 3 (1.69%) DHCP
7 3 (1.69%) DNS
8 2 (1.13%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.56%) Intranet
9 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 116 (65.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (31.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (25.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (19.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (17.51%) Oracle Database
8 29 (16.38%) Relational Database
9 28 (15.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (11.86%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (9.04%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (7.91%) Oracle Database 10g
14 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2000
15 7 (3.95%) PerformancePoint
16 6 (3.39%) MS Access
17 4 (2.26%) MySQL
17 4 (2.26%) RDBMS
18 3 (1.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.47%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (7.34%) JUnit
3 13 (7.34%) Eclipse
3 13 (7.34%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (4.52%) Moq
5 3 (1.69%) Toad
5 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.13%) NUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Subversion
7 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (22.03%) Finance
2 14 (7.91%) Back Office
3 11 (6.21%) Retail
4 5 (2.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (42.37%) Developer
2 46 (25.99%) Analyst
3 31 (17.51%) Senior Developer
4 30 (16.95%) DBA
4 30 (16.95%) Administrator
5 20 (11.30%) SQL DBA
5 20 (11.30%) Server Administrator
6 16 (9.04%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (9.04%) Analyst Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 13 (7.34%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.34%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (6.21%) Business Analyst
9 11 (6.21%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.21%) SQL Server DBA
10 10 (5.65%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Applications Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Server Support
11 9 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (38.42%) .NET
2 46 (25.99%) Web Services
3 44 (24.86%) XML
4 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET
5 23 (12.99%) HTML
6 22 (12.43%) SOAP
7 19 (10.73%) .NET Framework
7 19 (10.73%) CSS
8 17 (9.60%) WSDL
9 15 (8.47%) Struts
9 15 (8.47%) J2EE
9 15 (8.47%) Middleware
9 15 (8.47%) Spring
9 15 (8.47%) JSF
9 15 (8.47%) WCF
9 15 (8.47%) Hibernate
9 15 (8.47%) JPA
9 15 (8.47%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (7.34%) JAXB
10 13 (7.34%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.25%) N-Tier
2 19 (10.73%) Replication
3 17 (9.60%) Clustering
4 15 (8.47%) Computer Science
5 13 (7.34%) EFT
6 9 (5.08%) FMCG
7 7 (3.95%) Data Extraction
8 4 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 83 (46.89%) Windows
2 34 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.30%) Windows 7
4 18 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (9.04%) Linux
6 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (6.78%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.26%) Debian
9 3 (1.69%) UNIX
9 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.64%) ITIL
3 29 (16.38%) MVC
3 29 (16.38%) Scrum
4 25 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (14.12%) OO
5 24 (13.56%) TDD
5 24 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (12.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (11.86%) E-Commerce
7 21 (11.86%) OOD
8 19 (10.73%) Problem Management
8 19 (10.73%) SOA
9 17 (9.60%) ETL
9 17 (9.60%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.04%) Line Management
10 16 (9.04%) Migration
11 15 (8.47%) UML
11 15 (8.47%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (57.63%) SQL
2 52 (29.38%) T-SQL
3 39 (22.03%) Java
4 29 (16.38%) C#
5 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.56%) VB
6 18 (10.17%) Delphi
7 15 (8.47%) COBOL
7 15 (8.47%) VB6
8 13 (7.34%) Python
9 8 (4.52%) PHP
9 8 (4.52%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.95%) VBA
11 5 (2.82%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.82%) VBScript
12 3 (1.69%) C
13 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (15.82%) Degree
2 11 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.95%) MCSA
4 5 (2.82%) MCSE
5 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CCNA
5 1 (0.56%) MCP
5 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.56%) MCTS
5 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.17%) SLA
2 13 (7.34%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 33 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (11.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.26%) NFS
4 3 (1.69%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) MOM
2 4 (2.26%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.26%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.26%) ARCserve
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (48.02%) Microsoft
2 56 (31.64%) VMware
3 39 (22.03%) Oracle
4 26 (14.69%) Citrix
5 15 (8.47%) BEA
5 15 (8.47%) Micro Focus
6 8 (4.52%) Cognos
6 8 (4.52%) IBM
7 7 (3.95%) Cisco
7 7 (3.95%) HP
8 5 (2.82%) CA
9 4 (2.26%) Business Objects
9 4 (2.26%) Sybase
9 4 (2.26%) Symantec
10 3 (1.69%) Embarcadero
10 3 (1.69%) Borland
10 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.56%) CommVault
11 1 (0.56%) Informatica
11 1 (0.56%) FalconStor
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago