The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 409 266 180
Rank change year-on-year
-143 -86
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 650 1221 1925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 1.19% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.39% 3.82% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 573 1086 1737
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27142 31931 35043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.63% 31.17% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23473 27160 29835
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the England region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in England

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in England

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -73 232 £50,000 -9.09% 13
South East -123 97 £47,500 +13.09% 13
Yorkshire -10 84 £42,500 +15.64% 17
North West -21 70 £38,424 -9.59% 17
West Midlands -6 55 £37,500 - 7
East of England -13 45 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +1 35 £48,750 +30.00% 5
South West -49 17 £35,000 -6.66% 5
North East -3 12 £40,500 +47.27% 3
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 1319 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1013 (76.80%) SQL
3 943 (71.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 608 (46.10%) Microsoft
5 545 (41.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 502 (38.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 485 (36.77%) Windows
8 470 (35.63%) T-SQL
9 433 (32.83%) .NET
10 421 (31.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 375 (28.43%) C#
12 323 (24.49%) MS Excel
13 320 (24.26%) Finance
14 272 (20.62%) Windows Server
15 269 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 243 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
17 238 (18.04%) ASP.NET
18 220 (16.68%) Active Directory
18 220 (16.68%) Windows Server 2003
19 211 (16.00%) HTML
19 211 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
20 201 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
21 194 (14.71%) XML
22 188 (14.25%) JavaScript
23 181 (13.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 178 (13.50%) MVC
25 177 (13.42%) VMware
26 174 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
27 172 (13.04%) ETL
27 172 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 153 (11.60%) MS Exchange
2 131 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 120 (9.10%) IIS
4 102 (7.73%) SharePoint
5 42 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 41 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 36 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
8 35 (2.65%) JBoss
8 35 (2.65%) Tomcat
9 34 (2.58%) WebSphere
10 29 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 26 (1.97%) Apache
12 23 (1.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 18 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.83%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.53%) CMS
17 7 (0.53%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 323 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 93 (7.05%) MS Office
3 16 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.15%) MS Project
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.68%) Misys Opics
4 6 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.23%) Bankmaster
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.15%) Changepoint
6 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.076%) Maximo
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.076%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.076%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 88 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (4.40%) Office 365
3 33 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.21%) SaaS
5 13 (0.99%) PaaS
6 9 (0.68%) IaaS
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.23%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.076%) GitHub
9 1 (0.076%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.076%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 119 (9.02%) SAN
2 80 (6.07%) Firewall
3 72 (5.46%) TCP/IP
4 57 (4.32%) DNS
5 51 (3.87%) DHCP
6 48 (3.64%) LAN
7 44 (3.34%) WAN
8 42 (3.18%) VPN
9 39 (2.96%) NAS
10 30 (2.27%) HTTP
11 24 (1.82%) Skype
12 23 (1.74%) Internet
13 22 (1.67%) VLAN
14 15 (1.14%) Wireless
15 14 (1.06%) Intranet
16 13 (0.99%) SSL
16 13 (0.99%) VoIP
17 10 (0.76%) LDAP
18 8 (0.61%) IP Telephony
18 8 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1319 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 943 (71.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 545 (41.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 502 (38.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 421 (31.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 211 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
7 181 (13.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 174 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
9 155 (11.75%) SQL Server 2000
10 122 (9.25%) Relational Database
11 73 (5.53%) MySQL
12 57 (4.32%) Oracle Database
13 48 (3.64%) DTS
13 48 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 46 (3.49%) RDBMS
15 41 (3.11%) QlikView
16 34 (2.58%) Big Data
16 34 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
17 31 (2.35%) OLAP
18 28 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 134 (10.16%) Visual Studio
2 101 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (4.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 44 (3.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 37 (2.81%) Mercurial
6 20 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 20 (1.52%) NUnit
7 14 (1.06%) Selenium
8 12 (0.91%) Subversion
9 10 (0.76%) Moq
10 9 (0.68%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.61%) MSTest
12 3 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.23%) TortoiseSVN
13 2 (0.15%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.15%) JIRA
13 2 (0.15%) JsTestDriver
13 2 (0.15%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.15%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.15%) StyleCop
General
1 320 (24.26%) Finance
2 97 (7.35%) Banking
3 77 (5.84%) Legal
4 35 (2.65%) Law
5 30 (2.27%) Back Office
6 28 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 27 (2.05%) Marketing
7 27 (2.05%) Retail
8 22 (1.67%) Advertising
8 22 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.61%) Electronics
11 8 (0.61%) Publishing
12 7 (0.53%) Automotive
12 7 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.45%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.38%) Front Office
15 4 (0.30%) French Language
15 4 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 567 (42.99%) Developer
2 286 (21.68%) DBA
3 266 (20.17%) SQL Developer
4 255 (19.33%) SQL DBA
5 222 (16.83%) .NET Developer
6 186 (14.10%) C# Developer
7 166 (12.59%) Analyst
8 142 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 142 (10.77%) SQL Server DBA
9 126 (9.55%) Administrator
10 117 (8.87%) Senior Developer
11 116 (8.79%) SQL Server Developer
12 104 (7.88%) SSIS Developer
13 87 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
14 84 (6.37%) Senior .NET Developer
14 84 (6.37%) Support Engineer
15 81 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 81 (6.14%) Support Analyst
16 80 (6.07%) Senior C# Developer
17 78 (5.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (32.83%) .NET
2 238 (18.04%) ASP.NET
3 211 (16.00%) HTML
4 194 (14.71%) XML
5 164 (12.43%) CSS
6 149 (11.30%) Web Services
7 125 (9.48%) .NET Framework
8 113 (8.57%) jQuery
9 104 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 65 (4.93%) Entity Framework
11 64 (4.85%) Ajax
12 59 (4.47%) WCF
13 56 (4.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 53 (4.02%) SOAP
15 49 (3.71%) XSLT
16 37 (2.81%) HTML5
17 34 (2.58%) AngularJS
17 34 (2.58%) MDX
18 31 (2.35%) WinForms
19 30 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 150 (11.37%) Replication
2 109 (8.26%) Clustering
3 94 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 41 (3.11%) N-Tier
6 40 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 23 (1.74%) Blackberry
9 20 (1.52%) Mathematics
10 17 (1.29%) Data Structures
11 16 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.06%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.99%) Data Integration
13 13 (0.99%) Driving Licence
13 13 (0.99%) Statistics
14 12 (0.91%) iPhone
15 11 (0.83%) iPad
16 10 (0.76%) Smartcard
17 9 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
17 9 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 485 (36.77%) Windows
2 272 (20.62%) Windows Server
3 269 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 220 (16.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 172 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 114 (8.64%) Linux
7 81 (6.14%) Windows 7
8 63 (4.78%) Unix
9 39 (2.96%) Windows XP
10 31 (2.35%) Solaris
11 29 (2.20%) Windows 8
12 21 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (1.44%) Windows 10
13 19 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
14 16 (1.21%) Android
15 12 (0.91%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.68%) AIX
16 9 (0.68%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.53%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
2 201 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (13.50%) MVC
4 172 (13.04%) ETL
5 144 (10.92%) Performance Tuning
6 103 (7.81%) ITIL
7 95 (7.20%) High Availability
8 87 (6.60%) Scrum
9 86 (6.52%) Mentoring
9 86 (6.52%) Migration
10 77 (5.84%) Capacity Planning
11 71 (5.38%) OO
12 67 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
13 55 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 53 (4.02%) SDLC
14 53 (4.02%) Web Development
15 51 (3.87%) Project Management
16 50 (3.79%) Data Modelling
16 50 (3.79%) Service Delivery
17 48 (3.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1013 (76.80%) SQL
2 470 (35.63%) T-SQL
3 375 (28.43%) C#
4 188 (14.25%) JavaScript
5 131 (9.93%) VB.NET
6 106 (8.04%) VB
7 95 (7.20%) PowerShell
8 45 (3.41%) VBA
9 36 (2.73%) Java
9 36 (2.73%) VBScript
10 21 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 19 (1.44%) VB6
12 15 (1.14%) C
13 14 (1.06%) C++
13 14 (1.06%) XPath
14 13 (0.99%) Perl
15 12 (0.91%) X++
16 10 (0.76%) PHP
17 8 (0.61%) Bourne shell
18 7 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 164 (12.43%) Degree
2 160 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (4.62%) MCSE
4 51 (3.87%) MCITP
5 48 (3.64%) MCSA
5 48 (3.64%) MCTS
6 37 (2.81%) Security Cleared
7 30 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (1.90%) MCP
9 22 (1.67%) MCDBA
10 21 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (1.59%) SC Cleared
11 17 (1.29%) CCNA
12 15 (1.14%) MCPD
13 13 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.83%) CCNP
14 11 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
15 9 (0.68%) CCA
15 9 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.44%) SLA
2 20 (1.52%) QA
3 15 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.53%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.23%) GAMP
6 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.076%) COBIT
7 1 (0.076%) WAI
7 1 (0.076%) WCAG
System Software
1 220 (16.68%) Active Directory
2 126 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (4.78%) vSphere
4 48 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
5 41 (3.11%) XenApp
6 39 (2.96%) Hyper-V
7 33 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (2.20%) VMware ESX
9 25 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (1.67%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.83%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (0.68%) vCloud
13 7 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.45%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (0.45%) XenServer
15 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.15%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (3.79%) SCCM
2 25 (1.90%) WSUS
3 24 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 20 (1.52%) SCOM
5 17 (1.29%) Perfmon
6 15 (1.14%) Backup Exec
7 14 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (0.83%) NetBackup
9 10 (0.76%) DameWare
9 10 (0.76%) OpenAM
10 9 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
10 9 (0.68%) Nagios
10 9 (0.68%) vMotion
11 8 (0.61%) Data Guard
11 8 (0.61%) LiteSpeed
12 6 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (0.15%) MAILsweeper
14 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 608 (46.10%) Microsoft
2 177 (13.42%) VMware
3 144 (10.92%) Oracle
4 88 (6.67%) Citrix
5 78 (5.91%) Cisco
6 53 (4.02%) HP
7 37 (2.81%) Dell
8 32 (2.43%) NetApp
9 29 (2.20%) EMC
10 28 (2.12%) Symantec
11 27 (2.05%) Avaya
12 24 (1.82%) IBM
12 24 (1.82%) Sybase
13 22 (1.67%) Tableau
14 20 (1.52%) RedGate
15 18 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
15 18 (1.36%) Red Hat
15 18 (1.36%) Veritas
16 15 (1.14%) SAP
17 14 (1.06%) Remedy
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + On call allowance up to £8k
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
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Salary: 12 Month Fixed Term
Posted: Yesterday
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 250000 - 35000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 25,000 - 32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
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Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum
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