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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 254 183 100
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -83
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 488 728 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.70% 2.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.08% 5.61% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 437 647 1212
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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
11948 12972 13525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.29% 30.23% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10298 11067 11919
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -8 143 £47,500 -5.00% 24
Uxbridge -8 3 £49,500 +8.79% 1
Brentford -13 3 £35,000 -9.75% 1
Enfield +1 2 £26,500 -31.16%
Morden - 2 £47,500 -
Sidcup - 2 £42,750 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Croydon +8 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Wimbledon -9 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 991 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 796 (80.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 654 (65.99%) SQL
4 454 (45.81%) Microsoft
5 411 (41.47%) .NET
6 394 (39.76%) Windows
7 375 (37.84%) C#
8 335 (33.80%) T-SQL
9 299 (30.17%) Finance
10 289 (29.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 279 (28.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 276 (27.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 276 (27.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 236 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 219 (22.10%) ASP.NET
15 216 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
16 214 (21.59%) MS Excel
17 199 (20.08%) SharePoint
18 175 (17.66%) Active Directory
19 172 (17.36%) JavaScript
20 169 (17.05%) IIS
21 162 (16.35%) VMware
22 157 (15.84%) WCF
23 155 (15.64%) Web Services
23 155 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
24 153 (15.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 151 (15.24%) HTML
26 150 (15.14%) Data Warehouse
27 137 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
28 136 (13.72%) ETL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 199 (20.08%) SharePoint
2 169 (17.05%) IIS
3 134 (13.52%) MS Exchange
4 107 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 91 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 77 (7.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 67 (6.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 31 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
9 29 (2.93%) Lync
9 29 (2.93%) Apache
10 28 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
11 27 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
12 21 (2.12%) WorkSite
12 21 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
13 20 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (1.61%) ColdFusion
15 13 (1.31%) Tomcat
16 11 (1.11%) JBoss
17 10 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (0.91%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 214 (21.59%) MS Excel
2 92 (9.28%) MS Office
3 22 (2.22%) PowerPivot
4 6 (0.61%) MS Project
5 5 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.50%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.61%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 13 (1.31%) Markit EDM
4 10 (1.01%) Agresso
5 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.50%) ReMetrica
6 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.20%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.10%) Magento
8 1 (0.10%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.13%) Office 365
2 25 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.01%) SaaS
6 5 (0.50%) GitHub
7 1 (0.10%) IaaS
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.10%) Heroku
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 112 (11.30%) SAN
2 83 (8.38%) TCP/IP
3 81 (8.17%) DNS
4 74 (7.47%) DHCP
5 61 (6.16%) Internet
6 57 (5.75%) VPN
7 52 (5.25%) WAN
8 51 (5.15%) LAN
9 47 (4.74%) Firewall
10 31 (3.13%) NAS
11 21 (2.12%) Intranet
12 16 (1.61%) FTP
13 15 (1.51%) HTTP
13 15 (1.51%) SSL
14 13 (1.31%) NetScaler
14 13 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (1.11%) Cisco PIX
16 9 (0.91%) SSH
17 8 (0.81%) LDAP
17 8 (0.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 991 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 796 (80.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 279 (28.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 276 (27.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 276 (27.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 153 (15.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 150 (15.14%) Data Warehouse
7 134 (13.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 75 (7.57%) MySQL
9 65 (6.56%) OLAP
10 61 (6.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 44 (4.44%) Relational Database
12 39 (3.94%) Oracle Database
12 39 (3.94%) DTS
13 27 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
14 26 (2.62%) RDBMS
15 23 (2.32%) OLAP Cube
16 19 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
17 16 (1.61%) Microsoft Power View
17 16 (1.61%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 106 (10.70%) Visual Studio
2 56 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (5.05%) Subversion
4 36 (3.63%) NUnit
5 20 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 15 (1.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 15 (1.51%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.41%) MSTest
7 14 (1.41%) SpecFlow
8 13 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 13 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.21%) ReSharper
10 9 (0.91%) Moq
11 7 (0.71%) NDepend
11 7 (0.71%) StyleCop
11 7 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (0.71%) Selenium
11 7 (0.71%) FitNesse
11 7 (0.71%) TestComplete
11 7 (0.71%) CruiseControl
General
1 299 (30.17%) Finance
2 88 (8.88%) Marketing
3 63 (6.36%) Banking
4 60 (6.05%) Law
5 42 (4.24%) Legal
6 28 (2.83%) Retail
7 26 (2.62%) Advertising
8 24 (2.42%) Front Office
9 16 (1.61%) Back Office
9 16 (1.61%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.51%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.21%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.71%) Publishing
12 7 (0.71%) Billing
13 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.40%) Games
15 1 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 397 (40.06%) Developer
2 176 (17.76%) Analyst
3 156 (15.74%) DBA
4 133 (13.42%) SQL DBA
5 114 (11.50%) C# Developer
6 108 (10.90%) SQL Developer
7 95 (9.59%) Senior Developer
8 92 (9.28%) Administrator
9 91 (9.18%) Support Analyst
10 88 (8.88%) .NET Developer
11 67 (6.76%) SQL Server DBA
11 67 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 66 (6.66%) Applications Support
13 54 (5.45%) Consultant
14 50 (5.05%) Applications Support Analyst
15 49 (4.94%) Technical Support
16 48 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
16 48 (4.84%) Agile C# Developer
17 45 (4.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 43 (4.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (41.47%) .NET
2 219 (22.10%) ASP.NET
3 157 (15.84%) WCF
4 155 (15.64%) Web Services
5 151 (15.24%) HTML
6 128 (12.92%) XML
7 115 (11.60%) CSS
8 94 (9.49%) .NET Framework
9 83 (8.38%) Ajax
10 79 (7.97%) jQuery
11 69 (6.96%) WPF
12 65 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (5.15%) MDX
14 49 (4.94%) HTML5
15 32 (3.23%) WinForms
16 31 (3.13%) Silverlight
17 30 (3.03%) ASP.NET 2.0
18 29 (2.93%) XSLT
19 27 (2.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 25 (2.52%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 137 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (11.40%) Clustering
3 63 (6.36%) Replication
4 31 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 25 (2.52%) N-Tier
6 24 (2.42%) Hedge funds
7 22 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.02%) Blackberry
9 19 (1.92%) Derivative
10 18 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.41%) Fixed Income
11 14 (1.41%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.31%) Data Integration
13 12 (1.21%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.11%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.11%) PMI
15 10 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
15 10 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
16 7 (0.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 394 (39.76%) Windows
2 289 (29.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 236 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 116 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (5.95%) Linux
6 53 (5.35%) Windows 7
7 32 (3.23%) UNIX
8 30 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 21 (2.12%) Windows Vista
10 20 (2.02%) Android
10 20 (2.02%) Solaris
11 19 (1.92%) Windows 8
12 17 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
13 12 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.81%) CentOS
15 6 (0.61%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.40%) Debian
17 3 (0.30%) VMS
17 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
2 155 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (13.72%) ETL
4 135 (13.62%) Performance Tuning
5 123 (12.41%) MVC
6 117 (11.81%) OO
7 99 (9.99%) TDD
8 84 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (8.07%) ITIL
10 79 (7.97%) Scrum
11 63 (6.36%) Change Management
12 59 (5.95%) CRM
13 47 (4.74%) Software Engineering
14 46 (4.64%) Data Management
14 46 (4.64%) Project Management
14 46 (4.64%) Mentoring
15 43 (4.34%) Web Development
16 39 (3.94%) E-Commerce
17 38 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
17 38 (3.83%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 654 (65.99%) SQL
2 375 (37.84%) C#
3 335 (33.80%) T-SQL
4 172 (17.36%) JavaScript
5 62 (6.26%) VB
6 57 (5.75%) VB.NET
7 41 (4.14%) Java
8 40 (4.04%) VBA
9 37 (3.73%) PowerShell
10 31 (3.13%) XPath
11 28 (2.83%) VBScript
12 21 (2.12%) PL/SQL
13 18 (1.82%) ActionScript
14 16 (1.61%) PHP
15 8 (0.81%) XAML
15 8 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 7 (0.71%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.50%) VB6
17 5 (0.50%) C++
18 4 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 107 (10.80%) Degree
2 85 (8.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (3.83%) MCSE
4 28 (2.83%) MCP
4 28 (2.83%) MCITP
5 25 (2.52%) MCTS
6 23 (2.32%) PMI Certification
7 19 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 19 (1.92%) MCDBA
7 19 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (1.51%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.21%) PMP
10 10 (1.01%) VCAP
11 8 (0.81%) MCSD
12 7 (0.71%) ISEB
12 7 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (0.71%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.40%) HND
14 4 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.16%) SLA
2 40 (4.04%) QA
3 6 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.20%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 175 (17.66%) Active Directory
2 114 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (7.16%) vSphere
4 54 (5.45%) Hyper-V
5 49 (4.94%) XenApp
6 28 (2.83%) VMware ESX
7 25 (2.52%) XenDesktop
8 22 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (1.11%) DFS Replication
11 10 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.61%) XenServer
13 5 (0.50%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.40%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.40%) Varnish
15 3 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
16 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (5.25%) SCCM
2 28 (2.83%) SCOM
3 26 (2.62%) Backup Exec
4 22 (2.22%) Nagios
5 20 (2.02%) Opsview
6 17 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (1.51%) Data Guard
8 9 (0.91%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.61%) WSUS
9 6 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.50%) Puppet
11 4 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.40%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.40%) WMI
11 4 (0.40%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.40%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
11 4 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
12 3 (0.30%) OpenView
Vendors
1 454 (45.81%) Microsoft
2 162 (16.35%) VMware
3 109 (11.00%) Citrix
4 105 (10.60%) Oracle
5 69 (6.96%) Cisco
6 59 (5.95%) HP
7 49 (4.94%) NetApp
8 47 (4.74%) Dell
9 30 (3.03%) Veeam
10 28 (2.83%) CommVault
11 22 (2.22%) Symantec
12 20 (2.02%) Open Text
12 20 (2.02%) Informatica
12 20 (2.02%) SAP
13 18 (1.82%) Business Objects
13 18 (1.82%) Huawei
14 17 (1.72%) Sybase
15 16 (1.61%) AppSense
16 15 (1.51%) Cognos
17 12 (1.21%) Red Hat
City, London
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pesaro Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago