The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 38 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.13% 5.18% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.95% 11.49% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
84 148 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 35.74% 45.12% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 146 101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
Suffolk

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (73.68%) Replication
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (57.89%) Windows
6 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
7 9 (47.37%) Oracle
7 9 (47.37%) Clustering
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) MySQL
9 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
9 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
9 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (31.58%) UNIX
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (26.32%) High Availability
11 5 (26.32%) MCSA
11 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
12 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
12 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
13 2 (10.53%) WPF

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
7 8 (42.11%) MySQL
8 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
8 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (5.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) NCover
2 1 (5.26%) FxCop
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) DBA
2 16 (84.21%) SQL DBA
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) WPF
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XSLT
2 1 (5.26%) WF
2 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Replication
2 9 (47.37%) Clustering
3 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (26.32%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) VMware