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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 382 289 198
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -91
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 662 1074 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 1.05% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 3.41% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 587 965 1580
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
26445 31487 33582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.51% 30.90% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22721 26883 28460
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -74 221 £50,000 -9.09% 14
South East -79 115 £45,000 +7.14% 10
Yorkshire +13 75 £42,500 +15.64% 9
West Midlands +21 74 £37,500 - 6
North West -27 60 £38,424 -14.61% 10
East of England +13 55 £45,000 - 7
East Midlands +21 28 £52,500 +54.41% 3
South West -31 22 £35,000 -6.66%
North East -2 8 £31,250 -20.88% 4
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1308 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1002 (76.61%) SQL
3 939 (71.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 623 (47.63%) Microsoft
5 529 (40.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 477 (36.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 466 (35.63%) Windows
8 457 (34.94%) T-SQL
9 449 (34.33%) .NET
10 421 (32.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 388 (29.66%) C#
12 298 (22.78%) Finance
13 287 (21.94%) MS Excel
14 272 (20.80%) Windows Server
15 264 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 258 (19.72%) ASP.NET
17 254 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
18 222 (16.97%) HTML
19 217 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
20 212 (16.21%) Data Warehouse
21 201 (15.37%) Windows Server 2003
22 195 (14.91%) Active Directory
22 195 (14.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 194 (14.83%) JavaScript
24 184 (14.07%) MVC
24 184 (14.07%) XML
25 176 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
26 170 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
27 166 (12.69%) CSS
28 164 (12.54%) VMware

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
1 154 (11.77%) MS Exchange
2 129 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 117 (8.94%) IIS
4 103 (7.87%) SharePoint
5 46 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 36 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
7 36 (2.75%) JBoss
7 36 (2.75%) Tomcat
8 35 (2.68%) WebSphere
9 32 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 28 (2.14%) Apache
11 27 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (1.22%) WebLogic
13 15 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (0.69%) CMS
16 7 (0.54%) Skype for Business
16 7 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 287 (21.94%) MS Excel
2 84 (6.42%) MS Office
3 17 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.46%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.61%) Misys Opics
4 4 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.23%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 2 (0.15%) Bankmaster
6 2 (0.15%) Changepoint
6 2 (0.15%) Maximo
6 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.076%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.076%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.076%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 83 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (3.98%) Office 365
3 36 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.61%) SaaS
5 16 (1.22%) PaaS
6 9 (0.69%) IaaS
7 5 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.15%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.076%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 102 (7.80%) SAN
2 67 (5.12%) Firewall
2 67 (5.12%) TCP/IP
3 57 (4.36%) DNS
4 53 (4.05%) DHCP
5 44 (3.36%) LAN
6 41 (3.13%) WAN
7 40 (3.06%) VPN
8 32 (2.45%) HTTP
9 30 (2.29%) NAS
10 21 (1.61%) Skype
11 19 (1.45%) Internet
12 14 (1.07%) VLAN
13 13 (0.99%) Network Security
14 12 (0.92%) Wireless
15 11 (0.84%) Intranet
15 11 (0.84%) IP Telephony
15 11 (0.84%) VoIP
16 10 (0.76%) SSL
17 8 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1308 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 939 (71.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 529 (40.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 477 (36.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 421 (32.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 212 (16.21%) Data Warehouse
7 195 (14.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 163 (12.46%) SQL Server 2000
9 158 (12.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 122 (9.33%) Relational Database
11 82 (6.27%) MySQL
12 71 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 51 (3.90%) DTS
14 47 (3.59%) Oracle Database
15 43 (3.29%) RDBMS
16 42 (3.21%) OLAP
17 38 (2.91%) QlikView
18 34 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
19 30 (2.29%) MongoDB
20 29 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 151 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 95 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (4.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 37 (2.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 33 (2.52%) Mercurial
6 29 (2.22%) Git (software)
7 24 (1.83%) NUnit
8 17 (1.30%) Subversion
9 16 (1.22%) Selenium
9 16 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 14 (1.07%) Moq
11 7 (0.54%) JsTestDriver
11 7 (0.54%) MSTest
12 6 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (0.38%) JIRA
14 3 (0.23%) TortoiseSVN
15 2 (0.15%) JMeter
15 2 (0.15%) NuGet
15 2 (0.15%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 298 (22.78%) Finance
2 86 (6.57%) Banking
3 85 (6.50%) Legal
4 36 (2.75%) Law
5 32 (2.45%) Back Office
6 31 (2.37%) Financial Institution
7 28 (2.14%) Marketing
8 27 (2.06%) Advertising
8 27 (2.06%) Retail
9 21 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.15%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.69%) Automotive
12 7 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.46%) Front Office
13 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.46%) Publishing
14 4 (0.31%) French Language
14 4 (0.31%) Games
14 4 (0.31%) German Language
14 4 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 560 (42.81%) Developer
2 273 (20.87%) DBA
3 244 (18.65%) SQL Developer
4 237 (18.12%) SQL DBA
5 235 (17.97%) .NET Developer
6 189 (14.45%) C# Developer
7 173 (13.23%) Analyst
8 145 (11.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 125 (9.56%) Senior Developer
10 120 (9.17%) SQL Server DBA
11 103 (7.87%) Administrator
12 94 (7.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 94 (7.19%) SQL Server Developer
13 91 (6.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 91 (6.96%) SSIS Developer
14 88 (6.73%) Support Engineer
15 87 (6.65%) Senior C# Developer
16 86 (6.57%) Support Analyst
17 84 (6.42%) Applications Support
18 81 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (34.33%) .NET
2 258 (19.72%) ASP.NET
3 222 (16.97%) HTML
4 184 (14.07%) XML
5 166 (12.69%) CSS
6 151 (11.54%) Web Services
7 133 (10.17%) .NET Framework
8 122 (9.33%) jQuery
9 113 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (6.19%) Ajax
11 72 (5.50%) WCF
12 62 (4.74%) SOAP
13 53 (4.05%) Entity Framework
14 50 (3.82%) XSLT
15 41 (3.13%) MDX
16 40 (3.06%) AngularJS
17 39 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 37 (2.83%) XHTML
19 33 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (2.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 156 (11.93%) Replication
2 107 (8.18%) Clustering
3 87 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 41 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 40 (3.06%) N-Tier
7 25 (1.91%) Data Centre
8 20 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.38%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.22%) Statistics
11 15 (1.15%) Blackberry
11 15 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 14 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.99%) Data Extraction
13 13 (0.99%) iPad
14 12 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (0.84%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.76%) Driving Licence
17 8 (0.61%) iPhone
17 8 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 466 (35.63%) Windows
2 272 (20.80%) Windows Server
3 264 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 201 (15.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 176 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 95 (7.26%) Linux
7 69 (5.28%) Windows 7
8 59 (4.51%) Unix
9 36 (2.75%) Windows XP
10 34 (2.60%) Solaris
11 31 (2.37%) Windows 8
12 22 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (1.61%) Windows 10
14 15 (1.15%) Windows Vista
15 14 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.46%) AIX
16 6 (0.46%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.31%) Android
17 4 (0.31%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
2 217 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (14.07%) MVC
4 154 (11.77%) ETL
5 130 (9.94%) Performance Tuning
6 105 (8.03%) ITIL
7 90 (6.88%) Scrum
8 88 (6.73%) Migration
9 80 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 76 (5.81%) High Availability
11 70 (5.35%) OO
12 66 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
13 63 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 63 (4.82%) SDLC
14 51 (3.90%) Data Analysis
14 51 (3.90%) Service Delivery
14 51 (3.90%) TDD
14 51 (3.90%) Web Development
15 49 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (3.75%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1002 (76.61%) SQL
2 457 (34.94%) T-SQL
3 388 (29.66%) C#
4 194 (14.83%) JavaScript
5 144 (11.01%) VB.NET
6 105 (8.03%) VB
7 83 (6.35%) PowerShell
8 35 (2.68%) VBScript
9 34 (2.60%) VBA
10 29 (2.22%) Java
11 23 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.15%) C++
13 14 (1.07%) VB6
13 14 (1.07%) X++
14 12 (0.92%) C
15 9 (0.69%) PHP
16 8 (0.61%) Bourne shell
16 8 (0.61%) XPath
17 7 (0.54%) Python
18 6 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 170 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 163 (12.46%) Degree
3 56 (4.28%) MCITP
3 56 (4.28%) MCSE
4 46 (3.52%) MCSA
5 40 (3.06%) MCTS
5 40 (3.06%) Security Cleared
6 29 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 28 (2.14%) MCP
8 26 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.07%) CCNA
11 14 (1.07%) CISSP
12 13 (0.99%) MCDBA
13 12 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
14 11 (0.84%) CCA
14 11 (0.84%) CISA
14 11 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (0.69%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.35%) SLA
2 15 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.99%) QA
4 4 (0.31%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.31%) WAI
4 4 (0.31%) WCAG
5 2 (0.15%) GAMP
5 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 195 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 106 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (4.74%) vSphere
4 45 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
5 44 (3.36%) XenApp
6 27 (2.06%) Hyper-V
7 26 (1.99%) XenDesktop
8 24 (1.83%) VMware ESX
8 24 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 9 (0.69%) vCloud
11 7 (0.54%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.46%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.46%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.31%) XenServer
14 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.15%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.076%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (3.98%) SCCM
2 23 (1.76%) Perfmon
3 22 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
4 21 (1.61%) WSUS
5 19 (1.45%) SCOM
6 14 (1.07%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
8 11 (0.84%) NetBackup
8 11 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.76%) OpenAM
10 9 (0.69%) Nagios
10 9 (0.69%) vMotion
11 8 (0.61%) DameWare
12 6 (0.46%) Nessus
12 6 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.38%) LiteSpeed
14 4 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
15 3 (0.23%) Data Guard
15 3 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 623 (47.63%) Microsoft
2 164 (12.54%) VMware
3 145 (11.09%) Oracle
4 89 (6.80%) Citrix
5 82 (6.27%) Cisco
6 43 (3.29%) HP
7 32 (2.45%) NetApp
8 28 (2.14%) Avaya
9 26 (1.99%) Dell
9 26 (1.99%) EMC
9 26 (1.99%) Sybase
10 24 (1.83%) Symantec
11 23 (1.76%) Red Hat
11 23 (1.76%) Tableau
12 21 (1.61%) RedGate
13 20 (1.53%) Veritas
14 18 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
15 17 (1.30%) IBM
16 16 (1.22%) Veeam
17 15 (1.15%) SAP
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Brand new offices + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago