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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 185 151 85
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -66
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 78 118 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.03% 1.48% 3.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.28% 4.86% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 68 114 228
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,900 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
2381 2430 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.48% 30.41% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 2105 2254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Essex +14 36 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Hertfordshire -20 19 £50,000 +22.69% 1
Bedfordshire -28 13 £45,000 -
Norfolk +9 6 £30,000 -17.24%
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £50,000 +14.94% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 154 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (57.79%) Windows
2 89 (57.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (55.19%) SQL
4 74 (48.05%) Microsoft
5 51 (33.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (29.22%) .NET
7 42 (27.27%) T-SQL
8 39 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (24.68%) VMware
10 36 (23.38%) MS Excel
11 33 (21.43%) Finance
12 32 (20.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (20.78%) Oracle
13 31 (20.13%) Visual Studio
13 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (18.83%) IIS
15 29 (18.83%) ITIL
16 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
16 28 (18.18%) Degree
16 28 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 27 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (17.53%) C#
18 26 (16.88%) SAN
18 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
18 26 (16.88%) Active Directory
19 25 (16.23%) XML
19 25 (16.23%) Performance Tuning
20 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (18.83%) IIS
2 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 18 (11.69%) MS Exchange
4 17 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (6.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (5.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (5.84%) WebSphere
8 8 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.65%) AquaLogic
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.65%) JBoss
12 1 (0.65%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 36 (23.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Maximo
2 6 (3.90%) SunGard AvantGard
3 5 (3.25%) CA PPM
4 3 (1.95%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.88%) SAN
2 14 (9.09%) Firewall
3 8 (5.19%) DHCP
3 8 (5.19%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.19%) DNS
4 6 (3.90%) WAN
5 5 (3.25%) Internet
5 5 (3.25%) LAN
6 4 (2.60%) Wireless
7 3 (1.95%) VLAN
7 3 (1.95%) PBX
7 3 (1.95%) IPv4
8 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (57.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (33.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (20.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 21 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 20 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (9.74%) DTS
9 15 (9.74%) Relational Database
10 11 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (6.49%) MySQL
12 9 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (5.19%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (4.55%) MS Access
15 6 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (3.90%) Firebird
16 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (20.13%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.19%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.90%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.90%) JUnit
5 4 (2.60%) Subversion
5 4 (2.60%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.60%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.30%) NuGet
6 2 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.30%) Moq
6 2 (1.30%) NUnit
7 1 (0.65%) JIRA
7 1 (0.65%) Toad
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (21.43%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Back Office
2 7 (4.55%) Retail
3 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (26.62%) DBA
2 36 (23.38%) Developer
3 35 (22.73%) SQL DBA
4 29 (18.83%) Analyst
5 28 (18.18%) Administrator
6 21 (13.64%) Support Analyst
6 21 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (12.34%) Server Administrator
8 10 (6.49%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.84%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.19%) Head of Development
11 7 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
11 7 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Systems Support
12 6 (3.90%) Architect
12 6 (3.90%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (29.22%) .NET
2 25 (16.23%) XML
3 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
4 20 (12.99%) .NET Framework
5 19 (12.34%) HTML
6 16 (10.39%) SOAP
6 16 (10.39%) Web Services
7 14 (9.09%) WSDL
7 14 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 12 (7.79%) jQuery
9 10 (6.49%) CSS
10 9 (5.84%) XSLT
10 9 (5.84%) WCF
11 8 (5.19%) XSL
11 8 (5.19%) MDX
12 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (3.90%) XSD
13 6 (3.90%) JDBC
13 6 (3.90%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.34%) Clustering
2 16 (10.39%) Replication
3 10 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.90%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.90%) EFT
5 4 (2.60%) HP Storage
5 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 89 (57.79%) Windows
2 39 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (14.94%) Linux
6 21 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 16 (10.39%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.90%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.90%) UNIX
9 4 (2.60%) Debian
10 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.83%) ITIL
2 25 (16.23%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.64%) Scrum
5 20 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (11.04%) MVC
6 17 (11.04%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (9.74%) E-Commerce
8 14 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 13 (8.44%) OO
9 13 (8.44%) TDD
10 12 (7.79%) Migration
10 12 (7.79%) Database Mirroring
11 10 (6.49%) High Availability
11 10 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.84%) Capacity Management
12 9 (5.84%) Data Protection
12 9 (5.84%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (55.19%) SQL
2 42 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 27 (17.53%) C#
4 19 (12.34%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.14%) Java
5 11 (7.14%) VB
6 10 (6.49%) VBA
7 7 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.55%) Delphi
7 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.90%) C
8 6 (3.90%) Python
9 5 (3.25%) Perl
10 3 (1.95%) VBScript
11 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) VB6
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
11 1 (0.65%) PHP
11 1 (0.65%) COBOL
11 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (18.18%) Degree
2 17 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.79%) MCSE
4 6 (3.90%) MCSA
5 4 (2.60%) MCITP
6 3 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.30%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.30%) MCP
7 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.65%) MCTS
8 1 (0.65%) CCEE
8 1 (0.65%) CCIA
8 1 (0.65%) CCNA
8 1 (0.65%) CCA
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) SLA
2 6 (3.90%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 27 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (16.88%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.19%) NFS
4 7 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.25%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.95%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.65%) vSphere
8 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.60%) ARCserve
2 4 (2.60%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.30%) MOM
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (48.05%) Microsoft
2 38 (24.68%) VMware
3 32 (20.78%) Oracle
4 13 (8.44%) Citrix
5 12 (7.79%) Cognos
6 11 (7.14%) CODA
7 9 (5.84%) IBM
8 8 (5.19%) SunGard
9 6 (3.90%) Cisco
9 6 (3.90%) Borland
9 6 (3.90%) Embarcadero
10 5 (3.25%) CA
10 5 (3.25%) HP
11 4 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (2.60%) Symantec
12 3 (1.95%) Sybase
13 2 (1.30%) SAP
14 1 (0.65%) BEA
14 1 (0.65%) Micro Focus
14 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago