The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 35 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.26% 1.30% 3.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.22% 10.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Buckinghamshire

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 High Wycombe region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 30 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.29% 13.04% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 87 25 88
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (46.67%) Replication
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) Clustering
7 6 (40.00%) Firewall
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Server
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (40.00%) VPN
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (26.67%) jQuery
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (26.67%) C#
9 4 (26.67%) HTML
9 4 (26.67%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (20.00%) OLTP
8 3 (20.00%) MySQL
9 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (6.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (26.67%) Junior
4 4 (26.67%) Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Junior DBA
5 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Replication
2 6 (40.00%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) CMDB
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) SendGrid