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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
UK / England
Rank 465 356 208
Rank change year-on-year
-109 -148
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 402 844 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.88% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.70% 2.78% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 332 757 1397
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%

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
23613 30311 31100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.26% 31.59% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20274 26006 26804
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -104 94 £50,000 - 12
Yorkshire +38 80 £37,500 -1.31% 3
South East -52 70 £37,500 -6.25% 11
North West -16 47 £41,500 -3.20% 6
East of England +34 46 £51,250 +65.32% 1
West Midlands -5 28 £43,000 +7.16% 7
South West -7 18 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands -16 17 £42,500 +6.25% 5
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 964 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 671 (69.61%) SQL
3 662 (68.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 504 (52.28%) Microsoft
5 372 (38.59%) Windows
6 362 (37.55%) .NET
7 326 (33.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 310 (32.16%) C#
9 301 (31.22%) T-SQL
10 285 (29.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 283 (29.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 241 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 238 (24.69%) Windows Server
14 193 (20.02%) Agile Software Development
15 192 (19.92%) MS Excel
16 185 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 177 (18.36%) MVC
18 166 (17.22%) HTML
19 163 (16.91%) Business Intelligence
20 157 (16.29%) Finance
21 151 (15.66%) SharePoint
22 147 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
23 144 (14.94%) Active Directory
24 143 (14.83%) IIS
25 138 (14.32%) Web Services
26 133 (13.80%) Windows Server 2003
27 130 (13.49%) CSS
28 129 (13.38%) VMware
29 128 (13.28%) MS Exchange
30 125 (12.97%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 151 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 143 (14.83%) IIS
3 128 (13.28%) MS Exchange
4 105 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (4.25%) CMS
7 34 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 24 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (2.18%) Skype for Business
11 14 (1.45%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (1.04%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.93%) Apache
14 9 (0.93%) JBoss
14 9 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (0.93%) Umbraco
14 9 (0.93%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 192 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 84 (8.71%) MS Office
3 16 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (1.66%) MS Project
4 14 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.62%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.62%) Infor CRM
5 5 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.41%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 3 (0.31%) CODA-Financials
8 2 (0.21%) Magento
8 2 (0.21%) Maximo
8 2 (0.21%) Misys Opics
8 2 (0.21%) Softmar
8 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.10%) Bankmaster
9 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 80 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (5.39%) Office 365
3 30 (3.11%) SaaS
4 29 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (2.49%) PaaS
6 14 (1.45%) IaaS
7 3 (0.31%) Asana
8 2 (0.21%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.02%) Firewall
2 57 (5.91%) SAN
2 57 (5.91%) TCP/IP
3 54 (5.60%) DNS
4 44 (4.56%) VPN
5 42 (4.36%) DHCP
6 35 (3.63%) LAN
7 32 (3.32%) WAN
8 27 (2.80%) Intranet
8 27 (2.80%) VoIP
9 23 (2.39%) NAS
10 21 (2.18%) Wireless
11 19 (1.97%) Internet
12 14 (1.45%) DMZ
12 14 (1.45%) LDAP
13 13 (1.35%) Network Security
14 12 (1.24%) iSCSI
15 10 (1.04%) Ethernet
15 10 (1.04%) HTTP
15 10 (1.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 964 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 662 (68.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 326 (33.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 285 (29.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 283 (29.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 123 (12.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 114 (11.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 102 (10.58%) SQL Server 2000
9 96 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
10 79 (8.20%) Relational Database
11 57 (5.91%) OLAP
12 49 (5.08%) MySQL
13 46 (4.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 40 (4.15%) DTS
15 35 (3.63%) Crystal Reports
16 32 (3.32%) RDBMS
17 30 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
18 29 (3.01%) Oracle Database
19 19 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
19 19 (1.97%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 116 (12.03%) Visual Studio
2 44 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 24 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
4 19 (1.97%) NUnit
5 14 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 12 (1.24%) Subversion
7 11 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.93%) NuGet
8 9 (0.93%) Selenium
9 8 (0.83%) Moq
10 6 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (0.62%) JIRA
10 6 (0.62%) JsTestDriver
10 6 (0.62%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.52%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.31%) TortoiseSVN
13 2 (0.21%) Expression Web
13 2 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 157 (16.29%) Finance
2 44 (4.56%) Advertising
3 33 (3.42%) Marketing
4 30 (3.11%) Legal
5 29 (3.01%) Banking
6 22 (2.28%) Law
7 21 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.07%) Back Office
9 17 (1.76%) Retail
10 14 (1.45%) Multimedia
11 13 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.62%) Automotive
12 6 (0.62%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.41%) Billing
13 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.41%) Publishing
14 3 (0.31%) Games
15 2 (0.21%) Front Office
16 1 (0.10%) French Language
16 1 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 378 (39.21%) Developer
2 201 (20.85%) DBA
3 188 (19.50%) SQL DBA
4 180 (18.67%) .NET Developer
5 152 (15.77%) C# Developer
6 116 (12.03%) Analyst
7 108 (11.20%) Senior Developer
7 108 (11.20%) SQL Developer
8 106 (11.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 71 (7.37%) SQL Server DBA
10 70 (7.26%) Administrator
11 67 (6.95%) Support Analyst
12 65 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
13 58 (6.02%) Support Engineer
14 52 (5.39%) Applications Support
14 52 (5.39%) ASP.NET Developer
15 47 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
16 45 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 45 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 43 (4.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (37.55%) .NET
2 241 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 166 (17.22%) HTML
4 138 (14.32%) Web Services
5 130 (13.49%) CSS
6 116 (12.03%) WCF
7 114 (11.83%) XML
8 107 (11.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 106 (11.00%) .NET Framework
10 93 (9.65%) jQuery
11 65 (6.74%) Ajax
12 45 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 45 (4.67%) SOAP
13 43 (4.46%) Entity Framework
14 40 (4.15%) XHTML
15 34 (3.53%) XSLT
16 33 (3.42%) WPF
17 31 (3.22%) HTML5
18 27 (2.80%) AngularJS
19 25 (2.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 116 (12.03%) Clustering
2 94 (9.75%) Replication
3 76 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 29 (3.01%) N-Tier
6 27 (2.80%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
7 17 (1.76%) iPad
8 16 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.56%) New Media
10 9 (0.93%) iPhone
10 9 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 9 (0.93%) Reinsurance
11 8 (0.83%) AS400
11 8 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.83%) iSeries
12 7 (0.73%) Blackberry
12 7 (0.73%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.73%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 372 (38.59%) Windows
2 238 (24.69%) Windows Server
3 185 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 147 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 133 (13.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 45 (4.67%) Linux
7 45 (4.67%) Windows XP
8 38 (3.94%) Windows 8
9 32 (3.32%) Unix
10 17 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.45%) Windows 10
12 13 (1.35%) Windows Vista
13 12 (1.24%) Solaris
14 8 (0.83%) Android
15 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.31%) CentOS
16 3 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (20.02%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (18.36%) MVC
3 163 (16.91%) Business Intelligence
4 124 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
5 114 (11.83%) ITIL
6 105 (10.89%) High Availability
7 91 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 76 (7.88%) ETL
9 71 (7.37%) Migration
10 54 (5.60%) Project Management
11 51 (5.29%) Service Delivery
12 46 (4.77%) Mentoring
12 46 (4.77%) SDLC
13 45 (4.67%) Scrum
14 43 (4.46%) Performance Monitoring
15 41 (4.25%) Capacity Planning
15 41 (4.25%) Change Management
16 39 (4.05%) ITIL V3
17 38 (3.94%) Change Control
17 38 (3.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 671 (69.61%) SQL
2 310 (32.16%) C#
3 301 (31.22%) T-SQL
4 115 (11.93%) JavaScript
5 76 (7.88%) VB.NET
6 55 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 52 (5.39%) VB
8 41 (4.25%) VBScript
9 16 (1.66%) VBA
10 14 (1.45%) C
11 13 (1.35%) Java
12 12 (1.24%) VB6
13 10 (1.04%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.93%) C++
15 8 (0.83%) PHP
16 6 (0.62%) R
17 4 (0.41%) X++
18 2 (0.21%) J#
18 2 (0.21%) Python
18 2 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 125 (12.97%) Degree
1 125 (12.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (4.67%) MCSA
3 41 (4.25%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.94%) SC Cleared
5 30 (3.11%) MCITP
6 25 (2.59%) MCSE
7 17 (1.76%) MCP
8 16 (1.66%) MCTS
9 15 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.14%) CISSP
11 10 (1.04%) CISA
12 7 (0.73%) CEH
12 7 (0.73%) GCIH
13 6 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.62%) MCDBA
14 3 (0.31%) CCNA
14 3 (0.31%) GNVQ
14 3 (0.31%) HND
14 3 (0.31%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.77%) SLA
2 16 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.56%) QA
4 7 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.52%) WAI
5 5 (0.52%) WCAG
6 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.31%) PMO
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 144 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 90 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (4.15%) XenApp
4 38 (3.94%) Hyper-V
5 31 (3.22%) VMware ESX
6 26 (2.70%) vSphere
7 14 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 11 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.73%) ProxySG
10 7 (0.73%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 4 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.41%) XenServer
12 2 (0.21%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 35 (3.63%) SCCM
2 17 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 15 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
4 13 (1.35%) Perfmon
4 13 (1.35%) SCOM
5 7 (0.73%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.73%) Nessus
5 7 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.52%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.52%) SCSM
7 5 (0.52%) WSUS
8 4 (0.41%) DameWare
8 4 (0.41%) Puppet
8 4 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.31%) Opsview
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.21%) Control-M
10 2 (0.21%) Simpana
Vendors
1 504 (52.28%) Microsoft
2 129 (13.38%) VMware
3 89 (9.23%) Oracle
4 60 (6.22%) Citrix
5 48 (4.98%) Cisco
6 32 (3.32%) HP
7 22 (2.28%) IBM
7 22 (2.28%) NetApp
8 16 (1.66%) Cognos
9 15 (1.56%) Dell Compellent
10 14 (1.45%) Avaya
10 14 (1.45%) Dell
10 14 (1.45%) EMC
11 13 (1.35%) CheckPoint
11 13 (1.35%) CommVault
11 13 (1.35%) Intel Security
12 12 (1.24%) SonicWALL
12 12 (1.24%) Sybase
12 12 (1.24%) Symantec
13 11 (1.14%) SAP
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