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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 160 104 81
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 93 163 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.22% 2.28% 3.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.13% 7.01% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 84 161 289
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £52,500 £60,000
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
2251 2325 3039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.60% 32.48% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1900 2069 2613
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Bedfordshire -21 40 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire -13 25 £43,500 +24.28% 3
Essex -4 14 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Hertfordshire -32 12 £35,000 -9.67%
Suffolk +3 2 £33,750 +8.00% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 251 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 222 (88.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 153 (60.96%) SQL
4 142 (56.57%) .NET
5 126 (50.20%) C#
6 112 (44.62%) Windows
7 110 (43.82%) ASP.NET
8 92 (36.65%) Web Services
9 91 (36.25%) Microsoft
10 84 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (32.67%) WCF
12 71 (28.29%) T-SQL
13 66 (26.29%) JavaScript
14 63 (25.10%) SharePoint
15 62 (24.70%) MS Excel
16 57 (22.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 53 (21.12%) MVC
18 51 (20.32%) VB.NET
18 51 (20.32%) CSS
18 51 (20.32%) OO
19 50 (19.92%) jQuery
19 50 (19.92%) Relational Database
20 49 (19.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 48 (19.12%) WinForms
22 47 (18.73%) Scrum
22 47 (18.73%) HTML
23 46 (18.33%) Visual Studio
23 46 (18.33%) XML
23 46 (18.33%) .NET Framework
24 45 (17.93%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 63 (25.10%) SharePoint
2 24 (9.56%) MS Exchange
3 20 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.57%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (5.58%) WebSphere
5 14 (5.58%) CMS
5 14 (5.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.98%) IIS
8 9 (3.59%) Lync
9 7 (2.79%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.99%) Drupal
11 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.20%) Tuxedo
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (1.20%) AquaLogic
13 2 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
14 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 62 (24.70%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.58%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.40%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.39%) GitHub
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.80%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.97%) Internet
2 13 (5.18%) DNS
2 13 (5.18%) DHCP
3 12 (4.78%) Firewall
4 9 (3.59%) SAN
5 7 (2.79%) HTTP
5 7 (2.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.79%) VoIP
6 3 (1.20%) NAS
7 2 (0.80%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.80%) Network Security
7 2 (0.80%) WAN
7 2 (0.80%) LAN
8 1 (0.40%) Intranet
8 1 (0.40%) IPv4
8 1 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 222 (88.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (22.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (19.92%) Relational Database
5 49 (19.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (10.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 22 (8.76%) Oracle Database
8 19 (7.57%) RDBMS
9 17 (6.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (5.58%) DB2
12 12 (4.78%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (3.98%) MySQL
14 10 (3.98%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (3.59%) DTS
16 8 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 4 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (18.33%) Visual Studio
2 38 (15.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (13.15%) Subversion
4 19 (7.57%) Moq
5 18 (7.17%) TeamCity
6 14 (5.58%) MyEclipse
6 14 (5.58%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.39%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.39%) Jasmine
7 6 (2.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.20%) NUnit
9 3 (1.20%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.80%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.40%) MSI
11 1 (0.40%) PVCS
11 1 (0.40%) Visual Composer
11 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.40%) NCover
General
1 30 (11.95%) Finance
2 5 (1.99%) Automotive
3 4 (1.59%) Marketing
4 3 (1.20%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Retail
5 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 152 (60.56%) Developer
2 78 (31.08%) .NET Developer
3 34 (13.55%) SQL DBA
3 34 (13.55%) DBA
4 31 (12.35%) C# Developer
5 29 (11.55%) Senior Developer
6 26 (10.36%) Analyst
7 25 (9.96%) Java Developer
8 24 (9.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.16%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (9.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Web Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Lead Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.18%) SQL Server DBA
11 13 (5.18%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (4.78%) Administrator
12 12 (4.78%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (4.78%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (56.57%) .NET
2 110 (43.82%) ASP.NET
3 92 (36.65%) Web Services
4 82 (32.67%) WCF
5 51 (20.32%) CSS
6 50 (19.92%) jQuery
7 48 (19.12%) WinForms
8 47 (18.73%) HTML
9 46 (18.33%) XML
9 46 (18.33%) .NET Framework
10 32 (12.75%) Ajax
11 31 (12.35%) WPF
12 25 (9.96%) JSP
13 22 (8.76%) Struts
14 21 (8.37%) Silverlight
15 19 (7.57%) HTML5
15 19 (7.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 18 (7.17%) LINQ
16 18 (7.17%) Spring
17 17 (6.77%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.55%) N-Tier
1 29 (11.55%) Clustering
2 20 (7.97%) Replication
3 17 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.79%) Thin Client
4 7 (2.79%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.79%) CLARiiON
4 7 (2.79%) FlexPod
4 7 (2.79%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.79%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.80%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 112 (44.62%) Windows
2 23 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (7.57%) UNIX
4 17 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.98%) Linux
6 10 (3.98%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.79%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.12%) MVC
3 51 (20.32%) OO
4 47 (18.73%) Scrum
5 44 (17.53%) TDD
6 30 (11.95%) E-Commerce
7 25 (9.96%) Migration
8 22 (8.76%) OOD
9 20 (7.97%) Waterfall
10 18 (7.17%) Multithreading
10 18 (7.17%) ETL
11 16 (6.37%) Web Development
12 15 (5.98%) RAD
12 15 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (5.58%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.58%) Software Engineering
14 13 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (4.78%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 153 (60.96%) SQL
2 126 (50.20%) C#
3 71 (28.29%) T-SQL
4 66 (26.29%) JavaScript
5 51 (20.32%) VB.NET
6 45 (17.93%) Java
7 35 (13.94%) VB
8 16 (6.37%) PHP
9 15 (5.98%) C
10 10 (3.98%) VB6
10 10 (3.98%) C++
11 8 (3.19%) Groovy
12 7 (2.79%) VBA
13 5 (1.99%) COBOL
13 5 (1.99%) F#
14 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (1.20%) Delphi
15 3 (1.20%) Perl
16 1 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (6.37%) Degree
1 16 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.59%) MCITP
3 4 (1.59%) MCSA
3 4 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.59%) CCNA
4 2 (0.80%) MCTS
4 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.80%) MCP
4 2 (0.80%) MCSE
4 2 (0.80%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.40%) CCA
5 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.40%) VCP5
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) HL7
3 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.59%) VMware ESX
3 9 (3.59%) XenApp
3 9 (3.59%) XenDesktop
4 8 (3.19%) vSphere
5 7 (2.79%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.20%) HDFS
7 2 (0.80%) XenServer
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (5.18%) MOM
2 7 (2.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (2.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.80%) WSUS
4 1 (0.40%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.40%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 91 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.55%) VMware
3 27 (10.76%) Oracle
4 17 (6.77%) JBoss
5 14 (5.58%) Cisco
6 13 (5.18%) Citrix
7 10 (3.98%) DevExpress
8 9 (3.59%) CommVault
8 9 (3.59%) EMC
9 7 (2.79%) NetApp
9 7 (2.79%) Symantec
9 7 (2.79%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.39%) Adobe
11 5 (1.99%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.59%) XMPie
13 3 (1.20%) HP
13 3 (1.20%) BEA
13 3 (1.20%) Micro Focus
14 2 (0.80%) LANDesk
14 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Essex
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Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
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