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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 195 124 93
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -31
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 67 174 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 2.07% 2.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.92% 6.48% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 63 148 223
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
2291 2687 2634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.85% 31.93% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1939 2306 2382
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 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 22 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 -22 20 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Essex -23 14 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Bedfordshire -24 14 £46,250 +2.77%
Cambridgeshire +6 10 £41,250 -19.11%
Norfolk +3 9 £40,000 +33.33% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 182 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 115 (63.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 105 (57.69%) SQL
4 85 (46.70%) Windows
5 83 (45.60%) Microsoft
6 66 (36.26%) .NET
7 56 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 54 (29.67%) VMware
9 52 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (24.18%) XML
12 42 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 41 (22.53%) Web Services
14 40 (21.98%) Oracle
14 40 (21.98%) Finance
14 40 (21.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 36 (19.78%) ASP.NET
16 35 (19.23%) Java
16 35 (19.23%) MS Excel
17 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (18.13%) Degree
18 33 (18.13%) ITIL
19 32 (17.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 31 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (17.03%) Visual Studio
20 31 (17.03%) Scrum
21 30 (16.48%) Oracle Database
22 27 (14.84%) C#
22 27 (14.84%) Performance Tuning
22 27 (14.84%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 22 (12.09%) IIS
2 20 (10.99%) SharePoint
3 19 (10.44%) MS Exchange
4 18 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (7.14%) Tuxedo
5 13 (7.14%) JBoss
5 13 (7.14%) AquaLogic
6 10 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (4.40%) WebSphere
8 8 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 35 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.40%) Maximo
2 7 (3.85%) CA PPM
3 3 (1.65%) SunGard AvantGard
4 2 (1.10%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.95%) Office 365
2 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.64%) SAN
2 14 (7.69%) Firewall
3 13 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.75%) WAN
5 4 (2.20%) Wireless
5 4 (2.20%) LAN
5 4 (2.20%) Internet
6 3 (1.65%) DHCP
6 3 (1.65%) DNS
7 1 (0.55%) Intranet
7 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 115 (63.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (21.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (17.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (16.48%) Oracle Database
8 27 (14.84%) Relational Database
9 26 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (12.09%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (8.79%) SQL Server 2000
12 15 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (6.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (4.40%) MySQL
16 7 (3.85%) MS Access
17 5 (2.75%) Firebird
18 4 (2.20%) NoSQL
18 4 (2.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (17.03%) Visual Studio
2 13 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 13 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (7.14%) JUnit
3 8 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.75%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (2.75%) Moq
5 4 (2.20%) MSBuild
5 4 (2.20%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.20%) Subversion
6 3 (1.65%) Toad
7 2 (1.10%) NUnit
8 1 (0.55%) NuGet
General
1 40 (21.98%) Finance
2 14 (7.69%) Back Office
3 12 (6.59%) Retail
4 5 (2.75%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Banking
5 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (39.01%) Developer
2 42 (23.08%) Analyst
3 38 (20.88%) DBA
4 34 (18.68%) Administrator
5 28 (15.38%) SQL DBA
6 26 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 23 (12.64%) Server Administrator
8 15 (8.24%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (8.24%) SQL Server DBA
9 14 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
10 13 (7.14%) Java Developer
10 13 (7.14%) Support Analyst
10 13 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Developer
11 12 (6.59%) Applications Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 9 (4.95%) Head of IT
13 8 (4.40%) Server Support
13 8 (4.40%) C# Developer
14 7 (3.85%) Business Analyst
14 7 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (36.26%) .NET
2 44 (24.18%) XML
3 41 (22.53%) Web Services
4 36 (19.78%) ASP.NET
5 25 (13.74%) HTML
6 21 (11.54%) SOAP
7 19 (10.44%) CSS
8 18 (9.89%) .NET Framework
9 17 (9.34%) WSDL
10 13 (7.14%) WCF
10 13 (7.14%) JAX-WS
10 13 (7.14%) JPA
10 13 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (7.14%) JAXB
10 13 (7.14%) Middleware
10 13 (7.14%) XSD
10 13 (7.14%) J2EE
10 13 (7.14%) JDBC
10 13 (7.14%) Struts
10 13 (7.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.09%) N-Tier
2 20 (10.99%) Replication
3 18 (9.89%) Clustering
3 18 (9.89%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.14%) EFT
5 9 (4.95%) FMCG
6 4 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.20%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 85 (46.70%) Windows
2 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (12.09%) Windows 7
4 20 (10.99%) Linux
5 16 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (6.59%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.30%) UNIX
9 4 (2.20%) Debian
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.13%) ITIL
3 31 (17.03%) Scrum
4 27 (14.84%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (14.29%) MVC
6 24 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (13.19%) TDD
7 23 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (12.64%) OO
7 23 (12.64%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (9.89%) OOD
9 18 (9.89%) SOA
9 18 (9.89%) Problem Management
10 16 (8.79%) Configuration Management
10 16 (8.79%) Line Management
10 16 (8.79%) Mentoring
11 15 (8.24%) Database Mirroring
11 15 (8.24%) Migration
12 14 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 105 (57.69%) SQL
2 56 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 35 (19.23%) Java
4 27 (14.84%) C#
5 24 (13.19%) VB
6 23 (12.64%) JavaScript
7 18 (9.89%) Delphi
8 13 (7.14%) Python
8 13 (7.14%) COBOL
8 13 (7.14%) VB6
9 8 (4.40%) VBA
9 8 (4.40%) PHP
9 8 (4.40%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.75%) VBScript
10 5 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.75%) C
10 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (18.13%) Degree
2 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.85%) MCSA
4 6 (3.30%) MCSE
5 3 (1.65%) MCITP
6 2 (1.10%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.55%) MCP
7 1 (0.55%) CCNA
7 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.55%) MCTS
7 1 (0.55%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.24%) SLA
2 13 (7.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 31 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.99%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.20%) NFS
4 3 (1.65%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.55%) vSphere
5 1 (0.55%) XenApp
5 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) MOM
2 4 (2.20%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.20%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.20%) ARCserve
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (45.60%) Microsoft
2 54 (29.67%) VMware
3 40 (21.98%) Oracle
4 24 (13.19%) Citrix
5 13 (7.14%) BEA
5 13 (7.14%) Micro Focus
6 11 (6.04%) Cognos
7 8 (4.40%) IBM
8 5 (2.75%) Embarcadero
8 5 (2.75%) Borland
8 5 (2.75%) HP
8 5 (2.75%) CA
8 5 (2.75%) Cisco
9 4 (2.20%) Symantec
9 4 (2.20%) Business Objects
9 4 (2.20%) Sybase
10 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.65%) CODA
10 3 (1.65%) SunGard
11 1 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
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