The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 232 179 93
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -86
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 522 750 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.24% 1.72% 3.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.21% 5.66% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 463 651 1225
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12402 13254 13563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.55% 30.48% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10665 11229 11870
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in London

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
City of London +20 172 £50,000 +5.26% 31
Brentford -17 4 £33,750 -12.97%
Chiswick - 4 £37,500 -
Uxbridge 0 3 £49,500 -10.00%
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Enfield 0 2 £26,500 -11.66%
Morden - 2 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £40,000 -
Croydon +10 1 £50,000 +20.48%
Wimbledon -3 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Sidcup - 1 £43,750 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1059 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 845 (79.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 680 (64.21%) SQL
4 474 (44.76%) Microsoft
5 455 (42.97%) .NET
6 405 (38.24%) Windows
7 402 (37.96%) C#
8 343 (32.39%) T-SQL
9 337 (31.82%) Finance
10 300 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 288 (27.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 281 (26.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 280 (26.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 243 (22.95%) ASP.NET
15 228 (21.53%) MS Excel
16 225 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 221 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
18 182 (17.19%) IIS
19 181 (17.09%) WCF
20 180 (17.00%) SharePoint
21 179 (16.90%) JavaScript
21 179 (16.90%) Active Directory
22 173 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
23 165 (15.58%) Web Services
24 157 (14.83%) HTML
25 155 (14.64%) Data Warehouse
25 155 (14.64%) VMware
26 145 (13.69%) SQL Server 2000
26 145 (13.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 140 (13.22%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 182 (17.19%) IIS
2 180 (17.00%) SharePoint
3 136 (12.84%) MS Exchange
4 108 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 85 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 71 (6.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 64 (6.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 36 (3.40%) Lync
9 33 (3.12%) Apache
10 30 (2.83%) Office Communications Server
11 29 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
13 24 (2.27%) WorkSite
14 23 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
14 23 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 19 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
16 17 (1.61%) ColdFusion
17 16 (1.51%) Oracle Coherence
18 12 (1.13%) Tomcat
18 12 (1.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 228 (21.53%) MS Excel
2 95 (8.97%) MS Office
3 15 (1.42%) PowerPivot
4 8 (0.76%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.57%) MS Project
7 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.42%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 14 (1.32%) Markit EDM
4 10 (0.94%) Agresso
5 8 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.47%) ReMetrica
8 4 (0.38%) Eikon
9 3 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.19%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.094%) Cognos Planning
11 1 (0.094%) SimCorp Dimension
11 1 (0.094%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.64%) Office 365
2 23 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.04%) SaaS
6 3 (0.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.094%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.094%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (10.01%) SAN
2 81 (7.65%) TCP/IP
3 77 (7.27%) DNS
4 70 (6.61%) DHCP
5 60 (5.67%) Internet
6 55 (5.19%) VPN
7 50 (4.72%) WAN
7 50 (4.72%) LAN
8 48 (4.53%) Firewall
9 23 (2.17%) NAS
10 19 (1.79%) Intranet
11 16 (1.51%) HTTP
12 14 (1.32%) SSL
12 14 (1.32%) FTP
13 13 (1.23%) NetScaler
14 11 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (0.94%) MPLS
16 8 (0.76%) SSH
16 8 (0.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1059 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 845 (79.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 300 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 288 (27.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 281 (26.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 155 (14.64%) Data Warehouse
7 145 (13.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 145 (13.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 85 (8.03%) MySQL
9 54 (5.10%) OLAP
10 51 (4.82%) Oracle Database
11 49 (4.63%) DTS
12 47 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 42 (3.97%) Relational Database
14 37 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (2.17%) RDBMS
16 22 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
17 17 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
17 17 (1.61%) SSDT
18 16 (1.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 137 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 85 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (4.72%) Subversion
4 49 (4.63%) NUnit
5 22 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 19 (1.79%) SpecFlow
7 18 (1.70%) Git (software)
8 16 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 15 (1.42%) TeamCity
9 15 (1.42%) MSTest
10 12 (1.13%) CruiseControl
10 12 (1.13%) ReSharper
11 11 (1.04%) Moq
12 10 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 7 (0.66%) StyleCop
13 7 (0.66%) NDepend
13 7 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (0.66%) FitNesse
14 6 (0.57%) Selenium
14 6 (0.57%) TestComplete
General
1 337 (31.82%) Finance
2 96 (9.07%) Marketing
3 68 (6.42%) Banking
4 51 (4.82%) Law
5 46 (4.34%) Legal
6 37 (3.49%) Retail
7 30 (2.83%) Advertising
8 20 (1.89%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.61%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.51%) Front Office
10 16 (1.51%) Back Office
11 14 (1.32%) Telecoms
12 12 (1.13%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.76%) Billing
14 7 (0.66%) Publishing
15 6 (0.57%) Games
16 2 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 438 (41.36%) Developer
2 190 (17.94%) Analyst
3 162 (15.30%) DBA
4 136 (12.84%) SQL DBA
5 111 (10.48%) C# Developer
6 110 (10.39%) SQL Developer
7 105 (9.92%) .NET Developer
8 95 (8.97%) Senior Developer
9 94 (8.88%) Administrator
10 93 (8.78%) Support Analyst
11 73 (6.89%) SQL Server DBA
12 67 (6.33%) Applications Support
13 65 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 62 (5.85%) Consultant
15 51 (4.82%) Technical Support
16 50 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
17 47 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
18 44 (4.15%) Agile C# Developer
19 42 (3.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 40 (3.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 455 (42.97%) .NET
2 243 (22.95%) ASP.NET
3 181 (17.09%) WCF
4 165 (15.58%) Web Services
5 157 (14.83%) HTML
6 126 (11.90%) CSS
7 123 (11.61%) XML
8 115 (10.86%) .NET Framework
9 84 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 79 (7.46%) jQuery
11 78 (7.37%) Ajax
12 74 (6.99%) WPF
13 52 (4.91%) HTML5
14 49 (4.63%) WinForms
15 43 (4.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 42 (3.97%) MDX
17 40 (3.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
18 39 (3.68%) Silverlight
19 34 (3.21%) XSLT
20 33 (3.12%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 140 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (11.99%) Clustering
3 64 (6.04%) Replication
4 26 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 25 (2.36%) N-Tier
6 24 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 24 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.61%) Hedge funds
8 17 (1.61%) Digital Media
9 16 (1.51%) Derivative
10 15 (1.42%) Data Integration
11 12 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (0.76%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.76%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.57%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.47%) PMI
16 4 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 4 (0.38%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 405 (38.24%) Windows
2 280 (26.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 225 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 117 (11.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (5.76%) Linux
6 54 (5.10%) Windows 7
7 43 (4.06%) UNIX
8 31 (2.93%) Windows XP
9 25 (2.36%) Windows Vista
10 23 (2.17%) Android
11 21 (1.98%) Windows 8
12 20 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
12 20 (1.89%) Solaris
13 11 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.76%) CentOS
15 6 (0.57%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.28%) VMS
17 1 (0.094%) Debian
17 1 (0.094%) AIX
17 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
2 173 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (13.22%) MVC
4 139 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
5 131 (12.37%) ETL
6 114 (10.76%) OO
6 114 (10.76%) TDD
7 87 (8.22%) Scrum
8 86 (8.12%) ITIL
9 71 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
10 70 (6.61%) CRM
11 68 (6.42%) Change Management
12 53 (5.00%) Data Management
13 51 (4.82%) Web Development
14 50 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
15 48 (4.53%) BDD
16 47 (4.44%) Time Management
17 46 (4.34%) Unit Testing
17 46 (4.34%) Project Management
18 45 (4.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 680 (64.21%) SQL
2 402 (37.96%) C#
3 343 (32.39%) T-SQL
4 179 (16.90%) JavaScript
5 64 (6.04%) VB.NET
6 55 (5.19%) VB
7 39 (3.68%) Java
8 37 (3.49%) PowerShell
9 34 (3.21%) VBA
10 31 (2.93%) VBScript
11 22 (2.08%) PL/SQL
12 21 (1.98%) ActionScript
13 20 (1.89%) XPath
14 18 (1.70%) PHP
15 9 (0.85%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.76%) XAML
16 8 (0.76%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.57%) Python
18 4 (0.38%) C++
18 4 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 128 (12.09%) Degree
2 105 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (4.44%) MCSE
4 38 (3.59%) VCP4
5 33 (3.12%) MCP
6 30 (2.83%) MCITP
7 27 (2.55%) MCTS
8 26 (2.46%) MCDBA
9 24 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (2.08%) Security Cleared
11 18 (1.70%) SC Cleared
12 17 (1.61%) PMI Certification
13 12 (1.13%) PMP
14 11 (1.04%) MCSD
15 9 (0.85%) VCAP
16 8 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.76%) HND
17 6 (0.57%) ISEB
17 6 (0.57%) ISTQB
18 5 (0.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.42%) SLA
2 50 (4.72%) QA
3 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.094%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.094%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 179 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 109 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (6.52%) vSphere
4 59 (5.57%) Hyper-V
5 50 (4.72%) XenApp
6 27 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (2.46%) XenDesktop
8 22 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
8 22 (2.08%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.94%) DFS Replication
10 7 (0.66%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.47%) XenServer
12 4 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.28%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.28%) Varnish
14 2 (0.19%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 50 (4.72%) SCCM
2 30 (2.83%) SCOM
3 25 (2.36%) Nagios
3 25 (2.36%) Backup Exec
3 25 (2.36%) Data Guard
4 24 (2.27%) Opsview
5 13 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.66%) WMI
6 7 (0.66%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.57%) WSUS
7 6 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.47%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.38%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.38%) SCDPM
9 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.28%) Puppet
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 474 (44.76%) Microsoft
2 155 (14.64%) VMware
3 122 (11.52%) Oracle
4 121 (11.43%) Citrix
5 71 (6.70%) Cisco
6 57 (5.38%) HP
7 47 (4.44%) Dell
8 40 (3.78%) NetApp
9 36 (3.40%) Veeam
10 31 (2.93%) CommVault
11 27 (2.55%) SAP
12 23 (2.17%) Open Text
13 22 (2.08%) Huawei
13 22 (2.08%) Informatica
14 19 (1.79%) Business Objects
15 18 (1.70%) Sybase
16 17 (1.61%) Symantec
17 16 (1.51%) Cognos
17 16 (1.51%) AppSense
18 14 (1.32%) Red Hat
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience +package (15% pension, ho
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Commonwealth Secretariat
Salary: £58,578 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago