The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Home Counties region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 28.57% 44.83% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the Home Counties