The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 46 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.20% 1.17% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 4.65% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
Gloucestershire

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 Gloucester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
112 43 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.22% 25.15% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 76 43 79
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Gloucester

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (50.00%) Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) NAS
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) LTE

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) GPRS
3 3 (37.50%) GSM
3 3 (37.50%) PSTN
3 3 (37.50%) 3G
3 3 (37.50%) SS7
3 3 (37.50%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle