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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 188 139 83
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -56
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 75 142 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 1.74% 3.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.14% 5.62% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 131 231
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
2387 2526 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.93% 31.03% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2186 2288
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 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 3 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
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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 +9 29 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Hertfordshire -15 21 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire -31 12 £45,000 - 2
Norfolk +5 7 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 6 £45,000 +3.44% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 161 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 97 (60.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 87 (54.04%) Windows
4 84 (52.17%) SQL
5 74 (45.96%) Microsoft
6 50 (31.06%) .NET
7 45 (27.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (26.71%) VMware
9 41 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (24.84%) T-SQL
11 39 (24.22%) Finance
12 36 (22.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 35 (21.74%) Oracle
13 35 (21.74%) MS Excel
14 34 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (19.88%) ITIL
16 31 (19.25%) XML
17 30 (18.63%) Visual Studio
17 30 (18.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 30 (18.63%) Degree
18 29 (18.01%) SAN
19 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET
19 28 (17.39%) C#
20 27 (16.77%) Performance Tuning
21 26 (16.15%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
21 26 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 25 (15.53%) Web Services
22 25 (15.53%) Scrum
23 24 (14.91%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 24 (14.91%) IIS
2 21 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 20 (12.42%) SharePoint
3 20 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (4.97%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.35%) JBoss
7 7 (4.35%) Tuxedo
7 7 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.35%) AquaLogic
7 7 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (3.73%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.73%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 35 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Maximo
1 6 (3.73%) SunGard AvantGard
2 5 (3.11%) CA PPM
3 3 (1.86%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.01%) SAN
2 15 (9.32%) Firewall
3 8 (4.97%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.35%) DNS
4 7 (4.35%) DHCP
5 5 (3.11%) WAN
6 4 (2.48%) LAN
6 4 (2.48%) Internet
6 4 (2.48%) Wireless
7 3 (1.86%) VLAN
7 3 (1.86%) IPv4
7 3 (1.86%) PBX
8 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 97 (60.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (27.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (22.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (18.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (14.91%) Oracle Database
8 23 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 17 (10.56%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (10.56%) Relational Database
10 15 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (9.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (6.83%) DTS
12 9 (5.59%) MySQL
13 8 (4.97%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (4.97%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (4.35%) MS Access
14 7 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (3.73%) Firebird
16 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (18.63%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.35%) JUnit
4 4 (2.48%) Subversion
4 4 (2.48%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.48%) MSBuild
5 3 (1.86%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.86%) Moq
6 2 (1.24%) NuGet
6 2 (1.24%) NUnit
7 1 (0.62%) JIRA
7 1 (0.62%) Toad
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (24.22%) Finance
2 9 (5.59%) Retail
3 8 (4.97%) Back Office
4 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.86%) Marketing
6 2 (1.24%) Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (27.95%) Developer
2 41 (25.47%) DBA
3 33 (20.50%) Administrator
4 32 (19.88%) SQL DBA
5 31 (19.25%) Analyst
6 22 (13.66%) Server Administrator
7 19 (11.80%) SQL Server DBA
8 17 (10.56%) Senior Developer
9 16 (9.94%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Head of Development
11 7 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Developer
11 7 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (4.35%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.35%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.35%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.35%) Head of IT
11 7 (4.35%) Systems Support
11 7 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (31.06%) .NET
2 31 (19.25%) XML
3 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 25 (15.53%) Web Services
5 22 (13.66%) .NET Framework
6 17 (10.56%) SOAP
6 17 (10.56%) HTML
7 15 (9.32%) WSDL
7 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (9.32%) Entity Framework
8 14 (8.70%) CSS
9 10 (6.21%) WCF
9 10 (6.21%) jQuery
10 9 (5.59%) XSLT
11 8 (4.97%) XSL
12 7 (4.35%) Struts
12 7 (4.35%) XSD
12 7 (4.35%) JDBC
12 7 (4.35%) J2EE
12 7 (4.35%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.42%) Clustering
2 18 (11.18%) Replication
3 14 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 11 (6.83%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.35%) FMCG
5 7 (4.35%) EFT
6 4 (2.48%) HP Storage
6 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 87 (54.04%) Windows
2 41 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (16.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (11.80%) Linux
6 18 (11.18%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.83%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.11%) UNIX
9 4 (2.48%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.48%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.88%) ITIL
3 27 (16.77%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (15.53%) Scrum
5 23 (14.29%) MVC
6 20 (12.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (9.94%) OO
9 15 (9.32%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.32%) Migration
9 15 (9.32%) TDD
9 15 (9.32%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (8.70%) Database Mirroring
11 13 (8.07%) SOA
12 12 (7.45%) Line Management
13 11 (6.83%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.83%) Configuration Management
13 11 (6.83%) Problem Management
14 10 (6.21%) OOD
15 9 (5.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 84 (52.17%) SQL
2 40 (24.84%) T-SQL
3 28 (17.39%) C#
4 22 (13.66%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.56%) Java
5 17 (10.56%) VB
6 13 (8.07%) Delphi
7 10 (6.21%) VBA
8 7 (4.35%) Python
8 7 (4.35%) VB6
8 7 (4.35%) COBOL
8 7 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.73%) C
9 6 (3.73%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.48%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.48%) Perl
11 3 (1.86%) VBScript
12 1 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (18.63%) Degree
2 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.83%) MCSE
4 5 (3.11%) MCSA
5 4 (2.48%) MCITP
6 2 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.24%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.62%) MCTS
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.62%) MCP
7 1 (0.62%) CCEE
7 1 (0.62%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.21%) SLA
2 7 (4.35%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 26 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (13.66%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.97%) NFS
4 7 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.48%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.86%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.24%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.24%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.62%) vSphere
8 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) ARCserve
1 4 (2.48%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.86%) MOM
3 2 (1.24%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (45.96%) Microsoft
2 43 (26.71%) VMware
3 35 (21.74%) Oracle
4 18 (11.18%) Citrix
5 12 (7.45%) Cognos
6 11 (6.83%) CODA
7 8 (4.97%) SunGard
8 7 (4.35%) BEA
8 7 (4.35%) Micro Focus
9 6 (3.73%) IBM
9 6 (3.73%) Embarcadero
9 6 (3.73%) Borland
10 5 (3.11%) HP
10 5 (3.11%) CA
10 5 (3.11%) Cisco
11 4 (2.48%) Sybase
11 4 (2.48%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.48%) Symantec
12 3 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £44000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £550000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago