The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 126 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 41 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 2.05% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.00% 6.12% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 71
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
701 670 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.15% 33.47% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 590 510 722
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -22 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Berkhamsted - 3 £35,000 - 2
Watford -9 2 £42,000 -1.17%
Harpenden - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (82.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (65.38%) SQL
4 29 (55.77%) C#
4 29 (55.77%) Windows
5 26 (50.00%) .NET
5 26 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET
7 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
8 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (34.62%) MS Excel
10 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
11 17 (32.69%) VMware
12 16 (30.77%) Web Services
13 15 (28.85%) VB
14 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
15 11 (21.15%) IIS
16 10 (19.23%) XML
16 10 (19.23%) Linux
16 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
16 10 (19.23%) WinForms
16 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (19.23%) jQuery
17 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2003
17 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (17.31%) VMware ESX
17 9 (17.31%) Oracle
17 9 (17.31%) DHCP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 26 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (21.15%) IIS
3 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
4 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (13.46%) Lync
6 7 (13.46%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (7.69%) CMS
8 3 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.92%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.92%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.92%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) DHCP
1 9 (17.31%) DNS
2 8 (15.38%) Internet
3 4 (7.69%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (82.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (7.69%) MySQL
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.85%) DTS
10 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 7
10 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.92%) Big Data
10 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) NUnit
2 2 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.92%) MSI
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.92%) PVCS
3 1 (1.92%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.92%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.92%) Moq
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Games
2 3 (5.77%) Advertising
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Server Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Wintel Support
4 7 (13.46%) DBA
4 7 (13.46%) Server Support
4 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) SQL DBA
4 7 (13.46%) Server Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 16 (30.77%) Web Services
4 10 (19.23%) XML
4 10 (19.23%) WinForms
4 10 (19.23%) jQuery
5 9 (17.31%) CSS
5 9 (17.31%) SOAP
5 9 (17.31%) HTML
6 8 (15.38%) XHTML
6 8 (15.38%) Ajax
6 8 (15.38%) HTML5
7 7 (13.46%) PhoneGap
7 7 (13.46%) WCF
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (1.92%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Replication
1 8 (15.38%) Clustering
2 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.46%) FlexPod
2 7 (13.46%) Fat Client
2 7 (13.46%) Thin Client
2 7 (13.46%) CLARiiON
2 7 (13.46%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (19.23%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.46%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE
5 1 (1.92%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (17.31%) OOP
2 8 (15.38%) Scrum
2 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (15.38%) Migration
2 8 (15.38%) Time Management
3 7 (13.46%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (13.46%) OO
4 5 (9.62%) MVC
5 4 (7.69%) ITIL
5 4 (7.69%) OOD
6 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.85%) TDD
7 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.85%) Workflow
8 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) SQL
2 29 (55.77%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
4 15 (28.85%) VB
5 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) C++
6 5 (9.62%) F#
7 4 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.85%) Java
10 1 (1.92%) C
10 1 (1.92%) VBScript
10 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.92%) VBA
10 1 (1.92%) VB6
10 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (15.38%) MCITP
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) MCP
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.92%) MCTS
3 1 (1.92%) VCP4
3 1 (1.92%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) VMware ESX
2 8 (15.38%) vSphere
3 7 (13.46%) XenApp
3 7 (13.46%) XenDesktop
3 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (13.46%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.92%) Nagios
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (32.69%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle
4 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
4 7 (13.46%) Symantec
4 7 (13.46%) CommVault
4 7 (13.46%) NetApp
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) EMC
4 7 (13.46%) Citrix
5 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
5 3 (5.77%) DevExpress
5 3 (5.77%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.92%) Lotus
7 1 (1.92%) Sophos
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) Macromedia
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago