The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 115 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 30 53 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 2.49% 2.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 7.64% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 71
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
750 694 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.29% 32.61% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 658 516 639
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -14 12 £47,500 +35.71%
Berkhamsted - 4 £31,250 -
Watford -24 3 £41,500 +59.61%
Stevenage 0 1 £40,000 - 1
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 30 July 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 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (85.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (67.19%) SQL
4 35 (54.69%) C#
5 33 (51.56%) .NET
5 33 (51.56%) Windows
6 28 (43.75%) SharePoint
7 27 (42.19%) Web Services
8 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
8 26 (40.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (35.94%) T-SQL
10 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
11 18 (28.13%) SOAP
12 17 (26.56%) VMware
13 16 (25.00%) jQuery
14 15 (23.44%) VB
15 14 (21.88%) XML
16 13 (20.31%) WCF
17 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (18.75%) IIS
18 10 (15.63%) CSS
18 10 (15.63%) HTML
18 10 (15.63%) Linux
18 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
18 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (15.63%) WinForms

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 12 (18.75%) IIS
3 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
4 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (10.94%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (10.94%) Lync
7 4 (6.25%) CMS
8 3 (4.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.56%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.56%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) DHCP
1 9 (14.06%) DNS
2 8 (12.50%) Internet
3 4 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (3.13%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
4 2 (3.13%) Intranet
5 1 (1.56%) NAS
5 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (85.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (40.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
6 7 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
7 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.69%) DTS
9 3 (4.69%) MySQL
10 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.56%) Big Data
11 1 (1.56%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 7
11 1 (1.56%) Star Schema
11 1 (1.56%) DB2
11 1 (1.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) NUnit
2 7 (10.94%) PhoneGap
3 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (9.38%) Selenium
4 5 (7.81%) Moq
4 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.13%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.13%) JIRA
6 2 (3.13%) Subversion
6 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.56%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.56%) MyEclipse
7 1 (1.56%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.56%) MSI
7 1 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
2 3 (4.69%) Games
2 3 (4.69%) Advertising
3 2 (3.13%) Back Office
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Software Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Server Support Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Wintel Support
6 7 (10.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.94%) SQL DBA
6 7 (10.94%) Server Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) DBA
6 7 (10.94%) Server Support
6 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) .NET
2 27 (42.19%) Web Services
3 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
4 18 (28.13%) SOAP
5 16 (25.00%) jQuery
6 14 (21.88%) XML
7 13 (20.31%) WCF
8 10 (15.63%) CSS
8 10 (15.63%) HTML
8 10 (15.63%) WinForms
8 10 (15.63%) Ajax
9 9 (14.06%) HTML5
10 8 (12.50%) XHTML
11 5 (7.81%) WF
11 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (7.81%) XSLT
11 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
13 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Replication
1 8 (12.50%) Clustering
2 7 (10.94%) Fat Client
2 7 (10.94%) Thin Client
2 7 (10.94%) CLARiiON
2 7 (10.94%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.94%) FlexPod
2 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (51.56%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.63%) Linux
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) SUSE
5 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.06%) Migration
2 9 (14.06%) OO
3 8 (12.50%) OOP
3 8 (12.50%) Scrum
3 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (12.50%) Time Management
4 7 (10.94%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.94%) Workflow
4 7 (10.94%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (9.38%) MVC
5 6 (9.38%) Test Scripting
5 6 (9.38%) Test Automation
5 6 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) OOD
7 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) SQL
2 35 (54.69%) C#
3 23 (35.94%) T-SQL
4 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.44%) VB
6 7 (10.94%) Java
7 5 (7.81%) F#
7 5 (7.81%) C++
8 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (3.13%) VBScript
10 1 (1.56%) VB6
10 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.56%) C
10 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (12.50%) MCITP
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) VCP5
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.56%) MCTS
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.56%) VCP4
3 1 (1.56%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) VMware ESX
2 8 (12.50%) vSphere
3 7 (10.94%) XenApp
3 7 (10.94%) XenDesktop
3 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (10.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle
4 7 (10.94%) SolarWinds
4 7 (10.94%) CommVault
4 7 (10.94%) NetApp
4 7 (10.94%) EMC
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix
4 7 (10.94%) Symantec
4 7 (10.94%) Cisco
5 3 (4.69%) EPiServer
5 3 (4.69%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.69%) DevExpress
6 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.56%) Lotus
7 1 (1.56%) Adobe
7 1 (1.56%) Macromedia
7 1 (1.56%) Sophos
7 1 (1.56%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) JBoss
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago