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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 253 160 98
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -62
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 510 898 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.15% 1.90% 2.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 6.21% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 447 768 1221
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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
13136 14464 13769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.73% 30.64% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11331 12276 11942
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -13 165 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Chiswick - 6 £38,750 -
Uxbridge +4 5 £49,500 -1.49%
Brentford -10 4 £33,750 -5.68%
Croydon +9 3 £50,000 +16.95% 2
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £40,000 - 1
Southwark - 2 £35,500 -
Morden - 2 £47,500 -
Harrow +4 1 - -
Sidcup -5 1 £43,750 +6.70%
Wimbledon -8 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £85,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1025 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 809 (78.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 625 (60.98%) SQL
4 458 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 433 (42.24%) .NET
6 393 (38.34%) Windows
7 376 (36.68%) C#
8 345 (33.66%) Finance
9 319 (31.12%) T-SQL
10 304 (29.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 278 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 273 (26.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 265 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
14 243 (23.71%) ASP.NET
15 213 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 209 (20.39%) MS Excel
16 209 (20.39%) Business Intelligence
17 183 (17.85%) IIS
18 179 (17.46%) Active Directory
19 176 (17.17%) WCF
20 167 (16.29%) JavaScript
21 163 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
22 158 (15.41%) SharePoint
23 153 (14.93%) VMware
24 152 (14.83%) Data Warehouse
25 147 (14.34%) HTML
25 147 (14.34%) Web Services
26 145 (14.15%) Visual Studio
27 140 (13.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 137 (13.37%) MVC

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 183 (17.85%) IIS
2 158 (15.41%) SharePoint
3 134 (13.07%) MS Exchange
4 105 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 90 (8.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 64 (6.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 53 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 40 (3.90%) Lync
9 36 (3.51%) Apache
10 28 (2.73%) Office Communications Server
10 28 (2.73%) WorkSite
11 27 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
12 26 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
13 25 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 24 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (1.56%) Tomcat
15 16 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
16 15 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
16 15 (1.46%) Apache Solr
17 13 (1.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 209 (20.39%) MS Excel
2 99 (9.66%) MS Office
3 11 (1.07%) PowerPivot
4 9 (0.88%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.59%) MS Project
7 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.17%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 11 (1.07%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.78%) Agresso
5 6 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.49%) ReMetrica
6 5 (0.49%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.39%) Eikon
8 3 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.20%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.098%) HFM
10 1 (0.098%) Cognos Planning
10 1 (0.098%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.098%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.44%) Office 365
2 19 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.17%) SaaS
5 7 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.098%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.098%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (9.27%) SAN
2 78 (7.61%) TCP/IP
3 76 (7.41%) DNS
4 71 (6.93%) DHCP
5 62 (6.05%) Internet
6 48 (4.68%) LAN
7 46 (4.49%) VPN
7 46 (4.49%) Firewall
8 45 (4.39%) WAN
9 16 (1.56%) HTTP
10 15 (1.46%) Intranet
11 14 (1.37%) NetScaler
12 13 (1.27%) NAS
13 12 (1.17%) SSL
13 12 (1.17%) FTP
14 9 (0.88%) SMTP
14 9 (0.88%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1025 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 809 (78.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 304 (29.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 278 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 273 (26.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 152 (14.83%) Data Warehouse
7 140 (13.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 129 (12.59%) SQL Server 2000
9 77 (7.51%) MySQL
10 53 (5.17%) DTS
11 51 (4.98%) Oracle Database
12 41 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 40 (3.90%) OLAP
14 39 (3.80%) Relational Database
15 36 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
17 21 (2.05%) RDBMS
18 19 (1.85%) QlikView
19 18 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
20 17 (1.66%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 145 (14.15%) Visual Studio
2 89 (8.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (5.27%) NUnit
4 52 (5.07%) Subversion
5 25 (2.44%) SpecFlow
6 22 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 21 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 17 (1.66%) Git (software)
9 16 (1.56%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.56%) MSTest
10 13 (1.27%) Moq
10 13 (1.27%) CruiseControl
11 10 (0.98%) ReSharper
12 8 (0.78%) NuGet
13 6 (0.59%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.49%) PowerBuilder
14 5 (0.49%) NDepend
14 5 (0.49%) Rhino Mocks
14 5 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 345 (33.66%) Finance
2 84 (8.20%) Marketing
3 73 (7.12%) Banking
4 48 (4.68%) Legal
5 43 (4.20%) Law
6 41 (4.00%) Retail
7 31 (3.02%) Advertising
8 24 (2.34%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.95%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.76%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.66%) Front Office
11 17 (1.66%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.07%) Back Office
13 8 (0.78%) Publishing
13 8 (0.78%) Games
13 8 (0.78%) Billing
14 2 (0.20%) Electronics
15 1 (0.098%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 427 (41.66%) Developer
2 183 (17.85%) Analyst
3 154 (15.02%) DBA
4 130 (12.68%) SQL DBA
5 114 (11.12%) .NET Developer
6 106 (10.34%) SQL Developer
7 98 (9.56%) C# Developer
8 91 (8.88%) Administrator
9 87 (8.49%) Support Analyst
10 79 (7.71%) Senior Developer
11 69 (6.73%) Consultant
12 68 (6.63%) SQL Server DBA
13 57 (5.56%) Applications Support
13 57 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
14 56 (5.46%) Technical Support
15 45 (4.39%) Technical Analyst
16 43 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
17 40 (3.90%) Technical Support Analyst
18 34 (3.32%) Architect
18 34 (3.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (42.24%) .NET
2 243 (23.71%) ASP.NET
3 176 (17.17%) WCF
4 147 (14.34%) HTML
4 147 (14.34%) Web Services
5 122 (11.90%) CSS
6 121 (11.80%) .NET Framework
7 117 (11.41%) XML
8 86 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 75 (7.32%) Ajax
10 73 (7.12%) jQuery
11 69 (6.73%) WPF
12 58 (5.66%) WinForms
13 53 (5.17%) Entity Framework
14 49 (4.78%) HTML5
15 40 (3.90%) Silverlight
16 39 (3.80%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 38 (3.71%) Backbone.js
18 36 (3.51%) MDX
19 34 (3.32%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.41%) Clustering
2 113 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (5.07%) Replication
4 26 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 24 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 23 (2.24%) N-Tier
8 19 (1.85%) Data Integration
8 19 (1.85%) Hedge funds
8 19 (1.85%) Digital Media
9 14 (1.37%) Derivative
10 13 (1.27%) Data Structures
11 9 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (0.88%) Statistics
12 8 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.68%) User Experience
14 6 (0.59%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.49%) HACMP
15 5 (0.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 393 (38.34%) Windows
2 265 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 213 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 120 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (6.63%) Linux
6 46 (4.49%) UNIX
6 46 (4.49%) Windows 7
7 28 (2.73%) Windows XP
8 26 (2.54%) Windows Vista
9 21 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 20 (1.95%) Android
11 18 (1.76%) Windows 8
12 17 (1.66%) Solaris
13 13 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.78%) CentOS
15 6 (0.59%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.29%) VMS
17 1 (0.098%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.098%) AIX
17 1 (0.098%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (20.39%) Business Intelligence
2 163 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (13.37%) MVC
4 131 (12.78%) Performance Tuning
5 119 (11.61%) ETL
6 101 (9.85%) OO
6 101 (9.85%) TDD
7 85 (8.29%) ITIL
8 78 (7.61%) CRM
8 78 (7.61%) Scrum
9 60 (5.85%) Change Management
10 57 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 56 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 55 (5.37%) Unit Testing
13 54 (5.27%) Web Development
14 51 (4.98%) Data Management
14 51 (4.98%) Time Management
15 49 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 47 (4.59%) BDD
17 45 (4.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 625 (60.98%) SQL
2 376 (36.68%) C#
3 319 (31.12%) T-SQL
4 167 (16.29%) JavaScript
5 61 (5.95%) VB.NET
6 56 (5.46%) VB
7 41 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 31 (3.02%) Java
9 28 (2.73%) VBA
10 27 (2.63%) VBScript
11 17 (1.66%) PHP
11 17 (1.66%) ActionScript
12 16 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.17%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.07%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.88%) XPath
16 8 (0.78%) XAML
16 8 (0.78%) Python
17 7 (0.68%) VB6
18 4 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 125 (12.20%) Degree
2 103 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (4.78%) MCSE
4 36 (3.51%) MCP
5 34 (3.32%) MCITP
6 26 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (2.15%) MCDBA
7 22 (2.15%) MCTS
8 21 (2.05%) Security Cleared
9 18 (1.76%) SC Cleared
10 13 (1.27%) PMI Certification
11 12 (1.17%) PMP
12 11 (1.07%) MCSD
13 8 (0.78%) HND
13 8 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.59%) MCSA
14 6 (0.59%) VCAP
15 4 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
16 3 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.63%) SLA
2 50 (4.88%) QA
3 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.098%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 179 (17.46%) Active Directory
2 109 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (7.32%) vSphere
4 68 (6.63%) Hyper-V
5 42 (4.10%) XenApp
6 29 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (2.73%) XenDesktop
8 25 (2.44%) VMware ESX
8 25 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.78%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.59%) Firmware
11 6 (0.59%) XenServer
12 5 (0.49%) PowerHA
12 5 (0.49%) Oracle Clusterware
13 4 (0.39%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.20%) UAG
14 2 (0.20%) Varnish
14 2 (0.20%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 57 (5.56%) SCCM
2 32 (3.12%) SCOM
3 28 (2.73%) Data Guard
4 25 (2.44%) Nagios
4 25 (2.44%) Opsview
5 23 (2.24%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (0.68%) WMI
8 7 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (0.59%) WSUS
9 6 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.49%) Oracle Flashback
10 5 (0.49%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.49%) WhatsUp Gold
10 5 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.39%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.39%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.39%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 458 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 153 (14.93%) VMware
3 123 (12.00%) Citrix
4 120 (11.71%) Oracle
5 72 (7.02%) Cisco
6 57 (5.56%) HP
7 41 (4.00%) NetApp
8 40 (3.90%) Dell
9 31 (3.02%) SAP
9 31 (3.02%) Veeam
10 27 (2.63%) CommVault
11 24 (2.34%) Informatica
12 23 (2.24%) Huawei
13 22 (2.15%) OpenText
14 19 (1.85%) Business Objects
15 16 (1.56%) Cognos
16 15 (1.46%) IBM
16 15 (1.46%) Red Hat
16 15 (1.46%) Symantec
17 14 (1.37%) Sybase
London
Engine Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Shelter
Salary: £35,715 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hays IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £33000 - £35000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Flexible depending on experience +package
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £41553 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago