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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 400 249 167
Rank change year-on-year
-151 -82
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 651 1315 2084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 1.28% 1.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.39% 4.02% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 580 1157 1887
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
27241 32706 35335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.68% 31.89% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23521 27811 30454
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 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -56 262 £52,500 -4.54% 16
South East -116 95 £47,500 +13.09% 13
Yorkshire -26 90 £38,500 +4.76% 12
North West -20 66 £42,500 +6.25% 13
West Midlands -59 37 £37,500 +2.73% 8
East Midlands -15 36 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East of England -24 35 £38,750 -13.88% 4
South West -56 14 £35,000 -6.66% 4
North East +4 12 £40,500 +62.00% 2
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1374 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1031 (75.04%) SQL
3 982 (71.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 649 (47.23%) Microsoft
5 553 (40.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 530 (38.57%) Windows
7 515 (37.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 475 (34.57%) T-SQL
9 453 (32.97%) .NET
10 446 (32.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 383 (27.87%) C#
12 342 (24.89%) MS Excel
13 340 (24.75%) Finance
14 287 (20.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 284 (20.67%) Windows Server
16 255 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
17 244 (17.76%) Active Directory
17 244 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
18 238 (17.32%) ASP.NET
19 220 (16.01%) XML
20 218 (15.87%) HTML
21 213 (15.50%) Data Warehouse
22 201 (14.63%) JavaScript
23 198 (14.41%) VMware
23 198 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
24 190 (13.83%) ETL
25 187 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 184 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
27 183 (13.32%) MVC
28 180 (13.10%) SQL Server 2014

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
1 167 (12.15%) MS Exchange
2 143 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 133 (9.68%) IIS
4 109 (7.93%) SharePoint
5 53 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 49 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
8 34 (2.47%) Tomcat
9 32 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 32 (2.33%) JBoss
9 32 (2.33%) WebSphere
10 26 (1.89%) Apache
11 23 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 20 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 19 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.58%) CMS
14 8 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.58%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.51%) Skype for Business
15 7 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 342 (24.89%) MS Excel
2 117 (8.52%) MS Office
3 16 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.22%) MS Project
7 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.073%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.66%) Misys Opics
4 6 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.29%) Bankmaster
7 3 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.15%) Changepoint
8 2 (0.15%) Maximo
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.073%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.073%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.073%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.073%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 92 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (4.00%) Office 365
3 31 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.02%) PaaS
5 13 (0.95%) SaaS
6 9 (0.66%) IaaS
7 6 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.15%) Yammer
10 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.073%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.073%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.073%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 138 (10.04%) SAN
2 99 (7.21%) Firewall
3 81 (5.90%) TCP/IP
4 69 (5.02%) DNS
5 57 (4.15%) DHCP
6 53 (3.86%) LAN
7 52 (3.78%) NAS
8 51 (3.71%) VPN
9 49 (3.57%) WAN
10 31 (2.26%) HTTP
11 28 (2.04%) Internet
11 28 (2.04%) VLAN
12 23 (1.67%) Intranet
12 23 (1.67%) Skype
13 20 (1.46%) SSL
14 16 (1.16%) Wireless
15 14 (1.02%) LDAP
16 13 (0.95%) VoIP
17 10 (0.73%) FTP
18 8 (0.58%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1374 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 982 (71.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 553 (40.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 515 (37.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 446 (32.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 213 (15.50%) Data Warehouse
7 187 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 180 (13.10%) SQL Server 2014
9 153 (11.14%) SQL Server 2000
10 143 (10.41%) Relational Database
11 65 (4.73%) Oracle Database
12 64 (4.66%) MySQL
13 55 (4.00%) RDBMS
14 50 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
15 49 (3.57%) OLAP
16 46 (3.35%) QlikView
17 38 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
18 36 (2.62%) DTS
18 36 (2.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 34 (2.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 131 (9.53%) Visual Studio
2 112 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (3.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 49 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 37 (2.69%) Mercurial
6 20 (1.46%) NUnit
7 18 (1.31%) Git (software)
8 13 (0.95%) Selenium
9 12 (0.87%) Subversion
10 11 (0.80%) Moq
11 9 (0.66%) MSTest
12 7 (0.51%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (0.22%) JsTestDriver
13 3 (0.22%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.22%) TortoiseSVN
13 3 (0.22%) Xcode
14 2 (0.15%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 340 (24.75%) Finance
2 97 (7.06%) Banking
3 66 (4.80%) Legal
4 37 (2.69%) Law
5 32 (2.33%) Retail
6 29 (2.11%) Back Office
6 29 (2.11%) Marketing
7 25 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.75%) Advertising
9 23 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.73%) Electronics
13 7 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.51%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.44%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.44%) Publishing
15 4 (0.29%) Automotive
15 4 (0.29%) French Language
15 4 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 602 (43.81%) Developer
2 296 (21.54%) DBA
3 277 (20.16%) SQL Developer
4 263 (19.14%) SQL DBA
5 226 (16.45%) .NET Developer
6 185 (13.46%) C# Developer
7 170 (12.37%) Analyst
8 155 (11.28%) SQL Server DBA
9 148 (10.77%) Administrator
10 138 (10.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 130 (9.46%) SQL Server Developer
12 119 (8.66%) Senior Developer
13 112 (8.15%) SSIS Developer
14 100 (7.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 81 (5.90%) Support Analyst
15 81 (5.90%) Support Engineer
16 78 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
17 74 (5.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 74 (5.39%) Senior C# Developer
18 72 (5.24%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (32.97%) .NET
2 238 (17.32%) ASP.NET
3 220 (16.01%) XML
4 218 (15.87%) HTML
5 167 (12.15%) CSS
6 161 (11.72%) Web Services
7 118 (8.59%) .NET Framework
8 113 (8.22%) jQuery
9 101 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 71 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 68 (4.95%) Entity Framework
11 68 (4.95%) WCF
12 66 (4.80%) Ajax
13 54 (3.93%) XSLT
14 46 (3.35%) SOAP
15 42 (3.06%) MDX
16 40 (2.91%) HTML5
17 33 (2.40%) WinForms
18 28 (2.04%) AngularJS
18 28 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 157 (11.43%) Replication
2 110 (8.01%) Clustering
3 100 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 49 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 44 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 35 (2.55%) Data Centre
8 28 (2.04%) Blackberry
9 22 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 19 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.31%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.31%) Smartcard
12 15 (1.09%) Data Integration
13 14 (1.02%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.02%) Statistics
14 12 (0.87%) iPhone
15 11 (0.80%) Digital Media
15 11 (0.80%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.73%) HP Storage
16 10 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 530 (38.57%) Windows
2 287 (20.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 284 (20.67%) Windows Server
4 244 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 184 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 121 (8.81%) Linux
7 95 (6.91%) Windows 7
8 66 (4.80%) Unix
9 35 (2.55%) Windows XP
10 31 (2.26%) Solaris
11 29 (2.11%) Windows 8
12 24 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (1.67%) Windows 10
14 19 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
15 18 (1.31%) Android
16 10 (0.73%) AIX
17 9 (0.66%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.66%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.66%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
2 198 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (13.83%) ETL
4 183 (13.32%) MVC
5 165 (12.01%) Performance Tuning
6 109 (7.93%) ITIL
7 107 (7.79%) High Availability
8 99 (7.21%) Mentoring
9 91 (6.62%) Capacity Planning
10 85 (6.19%) Scrum
11 79 (5.75%) Migration
12 77 (5.60%) OO
13 75 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
14 64 (4.66%) Web Development
15 62 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
16 55 (4.00%) Data Modelling
17 54 (3.93%) TDD
18 53 (3.86%) Project Management
19 51 (3.71%) SDLC
20 50 (3.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1031 (75.04%) SQL
2 475 (34.57%) T-SQL
3 383 (27.87%) C#
4 201 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 131 (9.53%) VB.NET
6 106 (7.71%) VB
7 105 (7.64%) PowerShell
8 64 (4.66%) VBA
9 44 (3.20%) VBScript
10 38 (2.77%) Java
11 37 (2.69%) PL/SQL
12 21 (1.53%) Perl
12 21 (1.53%) VB6
13 19 (1.38%) XPath
14 18 (1.31%) C
15 10 (0.73%) C++
15 10 (0.73%) X++
16 9 (0.66%) PHP
17 8 (0.58%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.58%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 165 (12.01%) Degree
2 160 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (4.88%) MCSE
4 53 (3.86%) MCSA
5 52 (3.78%) MCTS
6 45 (3.28%) MCITP
7 33 (2.40%) Security Cleared
7 33 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 26 (1.89%) MCDBA
9 23 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (1.60%) MCP
11 19 (1.38%) MCPD
12 18 (1.31%) CCNA
13 15 (1.09%) SC Cleared
14 13 (0.95%) CCNP
14 13 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 12 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (0.66%) CCA
16 9 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (6.62%) SLA
2 29 (2.11%) QA
3 19 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.80%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.29%) GAMP
6 2 (0.15%) COBIT
6 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.073%) WAI
7 1 (0.073%) WCAG
System Software
1 244 (17.76%) Active Directory
2 147 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (4.73%) vSphere
4 50 (3.64%) XenApp
5 49 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 45 (3.28%) Hyper-V
7 37 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
8 30 (2.18%) VMware ESX
9 21 (1.53%) XenDesktop
10 19 (1.38%) Terminal Services
11 9 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 9 (0.66%) Terminal Server
11 9 (0.66%) vCloud
11 9 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (0.44%) XenServer
13 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.36%) Xen
14 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 45 (3.28%) SCCM
2 32 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 25 (1.82%) WSUS
4 17 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (1.16%) Backup Exec
6 15 (1.09%) Perfmon
7 12 (0.87%) Data Guard
8 11 (0.80%) DameWare
8 11 (0.80%) NetBackup
8 11 (0.80%) SCOM
9 10 (0.73%) LiteSpeed
9 10 (0.73%) OpenAM
10 9 (0.66%) Nagios
10 9 (0.66%) vMotion
11 7 (0.51%) Opsview
12 6 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
15 3 (0.22%) HP SIM
15 3 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 649 (47.23%) Microsoft
2 198 (14.41%) VMware
3 156 (11.35%) Oracle
4 102 (7.42%) Citrix
5 80 (5.82%) Cisco
6 62 (4.51%) HP
7 39 (2.84%) Dell
8 38 (2.77%) NetApp
9 35 (2.55%) Symantec
10 27 (1.97%) IBM
11 26 (1.89%) Avaya
11 26 (1.89%) EMC
12 23 (1.67%) Cognos
12 23 (1.67%) Sybase
13 18 (1.31%) RedGate
13 18 (1.31%) SAP
14 17 (1.24%) Veritas
15 16 (1.16%) Kaspersky
15 16 (1.16%) SonicWALL
15 16 (1.16%) Tableau
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-37k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per month
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 250000 - 35000
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £73000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-45k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Leatherhead, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago