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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 357 230 165
Rank change year-on-year
-127 -65
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 321 571 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 1.37% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.51% 4.58% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 295 509 757
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,501 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,375 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -0.32%
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
12798 12465 13386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 31.30% 29.99% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11113 10741 11408
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -56 60 £52,500 +7.14% 10
Dagenham - 7 £55,000 -
Chiswick -4 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Barnet - 1 £25,000 -
Hackney - 1 £33,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 676 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 506 (74.85%) SQL
3 417 (61.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 286 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 275 (40.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 262 (38.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 255 (37.72%) T-SQL
8 248 (36.69%) Windows
9 239 (35.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 232 (34.32%) Finance
11 208 (30.77%) C#
12 175 (25.89%) .NET
13 159 (23.52%) Business Intelligence
14 138 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
15 130 (19.23%) MS Excel
16 121 (17.90%) Data Warehouse
17 119 (17.60%) XML
18 116 (17.16%) Oracle
19 112 (16.57%) WCF
20 109 (16.12%) Windows Server
21 107 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 106 (15.68%) ASP.NET
23 105 (15.53%) ETL
24 103 (15.24%) Active Directory
25 96 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
26 94 (13.91%) SQL Server 2000
27 91 (13.46%) ITIL
28 90 (13.31%) JavaScript
29 88 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
30 87 (12.87%) CSS

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 86 (12.72%) IIS
2 72 (10.65%) SharePoint
3 47 (6.95%) MS Exchange
4 33 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (2.07%) Skype for Business
9 13 (1.92%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.48%) Apache
10 10 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.18%) JBoss
11 8 (1.18%) MS Project Server
12 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.44%) SAS
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 130 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.40%) MS Office
3 10 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Bankmaster
2 4 (0.59%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.30%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.15%) Endur
4 1 (0.15%) Maximo
4 1 (0.15%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.11%) Mimecast
2 17 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.37%) Office 365
4 13 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.59%) OneDrive
6 4 (0.59%) Yammer
7 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.30%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.30%) SaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.54%) DNS
2 44 (6.51%) SAN
3 37 (5.47%) DHCP
4 26 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 20 (2.96%) Firewall
6 19 (2.81%) LAN
7 15 (2.22%) Internet
8 14 (2.07%) WAN
9 13 (1.92%) HTTP
10 10 (1.48%) Intranet
10 10 (1.48%) NetScaler
11 8 (1.18%) FTP
11 8 (1.18%) SSL
12 7 (1.04%) NAS
12 7 (1.04%) Network Security
12 7 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (1.04%) VLAN
12 7 (1.04%) VPN
13 6 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (0.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 676 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 417 (61.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 275 (40.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 262 (38.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 239 (35.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 121 (17.90%) Data Warehouse
7 107 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 94 (13.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 72 (10.65%) Relational Database
10 64 (9.47%) SQL Server 2014
11 30 (4.44%) Oracle Database
12 29 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (3.55%) RDBMS
14 21 (3.11%) Big Data
15 20 (2.96%) Data Mining
16 19 (2.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 18 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
17 18 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (2.22%) MySQL
19 14 (2.07%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 88 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 59 (8.73%) Visual Studio
3 40 (5.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 32 (4.73%) Mercurial
4 32 (4.73%) Subversion
5 26 (3.85%) NUnit
6 24 (3.55%) Git (software)
7 19 (2.81%) Selenium
8 16 (2.37%) TeamCity
9 15 (2.22%) Moq
10 10 (1.48%) JsTestDriver
10 10 (1.48%) ReSharper
11 9 (1.33%) JIRA
11 9 (1.33%) TestComplete
12 8 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (1.04%) MSTest
14 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 4 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 2 (0.30%) Rhino Mocks
16 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 232 (34.32%) Finance
2 32 (4.73%) Banking
3 29 (4.29%) Legal
4 28 (4.14%) Marketing
5 23 (3.40%) Law
6 18 (2.66%) Back Office
7 15 (2.22%) Advertising
7 15 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.63%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.63%) Retail
9 7 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.74%) Front Office
11 4 (0.59%) Publishing
11 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.44%) Games
12 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 334 (49.41%) Developer
2 178 (26.33%) SQL Developer
3 131 (19.38%) Analyst
4 113 (16.72%) DBA
5 102 (15.09%) SQL DBA
6 88 (13.02%) C# Developer
7 78 (11.54%) Administrator
8 72 (10.65%) Support Analyst
9 71 (10.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 71 (10.50%) SQL Server DBA
9 71 (10.50%) SQL Server Developer
10 70 (10.36%) SQL Analyst
11 67 (9.91%) .NET Developer
12 58 (8.58%) Server Support
13 56 (8.28%) Senior Developer
14 53 (7.84%) Oracle Analyst
14 53 (7.84%) Oracle Support Analyst
14 53 (7.84%) SQL Support Analyst
15 46 (6.80%) Server Analyst
16 45 (6.66%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (25.89%) .NET
2 119 (17.60%) XML
3 112 (16.57%) WCF
4 106 (15.68%) ASP.NET
5 87 (12.87%) CSS
6 78 (11.54%) jQuery
7 70 (10.36%) HTML
8 64 (9.47%) .NET Framework
8 64 (9.47%) Web Services
9 46 (6.80%) Ajax
10 44 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 36 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (5.03%) Entity Framework
13 32 (4.73%) WPF
14 26 (3.85%) MDX
15 25 (3.70%) AngularJS
16 16 (2.37%) Silverlight
17 14 (2.07%) DHTML
17 14 (2.07%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.62%) Clustering
2 38 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 33 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 32 (4.73%) Replication
5 26 (3.85%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.22%) Data Integration
6 15 (2.22%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.63%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.63%) Statistics
8 10 (1.48%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.18%) User Experience
11 6 (0.89%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.74%) iPhone
13 4 (0.59%) Equities
14 3 (0.44%) Derivative
14 3 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 248 (36.69%) Windows
2 109 (16.12%) Windows Server
3 96 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (10.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.40%) Linux
7 20 (2.96%) Windows 7
8 17 (2.51%) Unix
9 13 (1.92%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.78%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.04%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.59%) Solaris
13 3 (0.44%) Android
14 2 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.15%) CentOS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (23.52%) Business Intelligence
2 138 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (15.53%) ETL
4 91 (13.46%) ITIL
5 85 (12.57%) MVC
6 77 (11.39%) Performance Tuning
7 76 (11.24%) Scrum
8 62 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 56 (8.28%) High Availability
10 48 (7.10%) Project Management
11 44 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (5.33%) Data Management
13 33 (4.88%) Data Analysis
13 33 (4.88%) TDD
14 32 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
15 29 (4.29%) CRM
15 29 (4.29%) Mentoring
16 27 (3.99%) Disaster Recovery
17 26 (3.85%) Data Modelling
17 26 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 506 (74.85%) SQL
2 255 (37.72%) T-SQL
3 208 (30.77%) C#
4 90 (13.31%) JavaScript
5 65 (9.62%) PL/SQL
6 44 (6.51%) VB
7 37 (5.47%) PowerShell
8 27 (3.99%) VBA
9 14 (2.07%) VB.NET
10 12 (1.78%) Java
10 12 (1.78%) VBScript
11 11 (1.63%) Perl
11 11 (1.63%) VB6
12 10 (1.48%) PHP
13 8 (1.18%) XPath
14 7 (1.04%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.44%) C
15 3 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.44%) Python
16 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 82 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (11.98%) Degree
3 38 (5.62%) MCSE
4 24 (3.55%) MCITP
5 23 (3.40%) MCSA
6 21 (3.11%) MCTS
7 19 (2.81%) MCDBA
8 15 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.89%) CCNA
11 6 (0.89%) MCP
11 6 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.74%) CCNP
12 5 (0.74%) VCP4
12 5 (0.74%) VCP5
13 4 (0.59%) CompTIA Security+
13 4 (0.59%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (9.32%) QA
2 22 (3.25%) SLA
3 17 (2.51%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.78%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.59%) COBIT
6 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
System Software
1 103 (15.24%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (5.62%) XenApp
4 23 (3.40%) vSphere
5 17 (2.51%) Hyper-V
6 15 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.33%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.59%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.44%) XenServer
11 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.15%) SRDF
12 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (3.85%) SCCM
2 14 (2.07%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (1.92%) SCOM
4 10 (1.48%) Backup Exec
5 9 (1.33%) Dollar Universe
5 9 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (1.04%) Data Guard
7 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 7 (1.04%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.59%) LiteSpeed
9 4 (0.59%) SCSM
9 4 (0.59%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.44%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.44%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.44%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 286 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 116 (17.16%) Oracle
3 72 (10.65%) VMware
4 63 (9.32%) Citrix
5 42 (6.21%) HP
6 38 (5.62%) Cisco
7 18 (2.66%) Intel Security
8 17 (2.51%) SolarWinds
8 17 (2.51%) Sun
9 16 (2.37%) DataFlux
10 15 (2.22%) Cognos
10 15 (2.22%) iManage
10 15 (2.22%) Trillium
11 14 (2.07%) Informatica
12 12 (1.78%) Google
12 12 (1.78%) NetApp
12 12 (1.78%) Reuters
13 10 (1.48%) EMC
13 10 (1.48%) Telerik
14 9 (1.33%) IBM
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
John Lewis
Salary: £37,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £48000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: up to £60k basic salary
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Langley James Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Langley James Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30158.00 - £41218.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year + Excellent package
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £55k - 56k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago