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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 219 173 103
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -70
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 562 822 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.81% 2.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.29% 5.86% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 510 725 1251
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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
13104 14025 14319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.48% 30.82% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11298 12046 12644
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 £36,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -21 161 £47,500 -9.52% 19
Wimbledon - 8 £46,000 -
Enfield +5 5 £42,500 -8.60%
Bromley +15 4 £57,000 +29.54%
Croydon +7 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Barnet - 3 £62,500 - 2
Sidcup - 3 £41,750 -
Paddington +11 2 - -
Brentford +3 2 £35,000 -41.66%
Southwark - 2 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £55,000 +76.00%
Uxbridge -8 1 £60,000 +41.17%
South Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 -
Ilford - 1 £28,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1054 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 840 (79.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 688 (65.28%) SQL
4 471 (44.69%) Microsoft
5 444 (42.13%) .NET
6 429 (40.70%) Windows
7 398 (37.76%) C#
8 360 (34.16%) T-SQL
9 300 (28.46%) Finance
10 299 (28.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 290 (27.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 288 (27.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 277 (26.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 251 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 231 (21.92%) MS Excel
16 223 (21.16%) ASP.NET
17 207 (19.64%) SharePoint
18 193 (18.31%) Active Directory
18 193 (18.31%) VMware
19 190 (18.03%) JavaScript
20 189 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
21 180 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
22 178 (16.89%) IIS
23 174 (16.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 170 (16.13%) HTML
25 159 (15.09%) WCF
26 158 (14.99%) Web Services
27 152 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
28 140 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
29 139 (13.19%) MS Exchange

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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
1 207 (19.64%) SharePoint
2 178 (16.89%) IIS
3 139 (13.19%) MS Exchange
4 108 (10.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 94 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 63 (5.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 56 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 34 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
9 28 (2.66%) Office Communications Server
10 26 (2.47%) Apache
11 23 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 21 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (1.61%) Lync
13 17 (1.61%) WorkSite
13 17 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.61%) Tomcat
14 16 (1.52%) Apache Solr
15 15 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (1.23%) ColdFusion
17 11 (1.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 231 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 113 (10.72%) MS Office
3 21 (1.99%) PowerPivot
4 6 (0.57%) MS Project
5 5 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.47%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.095%) FastStats
6 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.23%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 10 (0.95%) Agresso
4 9 (0.85%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.57%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.38%) ReMetrica
7 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.28%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.28%) SAP Retail
8 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.19%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.095%) ZaiNet
9 1 (0.095%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.095%) Magento
9 1 (0.095%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.23%) Office 365
2 28 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.95%) SaaS
6 5 (0.47%) GitHub
7 1 (0.095%) IaaS
7 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.095%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.095%) Heroku
7 1 (0.095%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.095%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 123 (11.67%) SAN
2 107 (10.15%) DNS
3 101 (9.58%) TCP/IP
4 88 (8.35%) DHCP
5 63 (5.98%) VPN
6 57 (5.41%) LAN
7 56 (5.31%) Internet
8 54 (5.12%) WAN
9 43 (4.08%) Firewall
10 41 (3.89%) NAS
11 26 (2.47%) Intranet
12 21 (1.99%) SSL
13 20 (1.90%) HTTP
14 19 (1.80%) FTP
15 15 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (1.33%) NetScaler
17 11 (1.04%) Cisco PIX
18 10 (0.95%) SSH
19 9 (0.85%) IPsec
20 8 (0.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1054 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 840 (79.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 290 (27.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 288 (27.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 277 (26.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 174 (16.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 131 (12.43%) Data Warehouse
8 114 (10.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 96 (9.11%) MySQL
10 73 (6.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 67 (6.36%) OLAP
12 60 (5.69%) Relational Database
13 40 (3.80%) Oracle Database
14 38 (3.61%) DTS
15 36 (3.42%) RDBMS
16 30 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
17 24 (2.28%) OLAP Cube
17 24 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
18 17 (1.61%) MS Access
19 16 (1.52%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 101 (9.58%) Visual Studio
2 52 (4.93%) Subversion
3 39 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (2.47%) NUnit
5 18 (1.71%) MSTest
6 17 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 15 (1.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 14 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 14 (1.33%) ReSharper
8 14 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 13 (1.23%) Git (software)
10 11 (1.04%) SpecFlow
11 10 (0.95%) Selenium
12 9 (0.85%) TestComplete
13 8 (0.76%) Moq
13 8 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
14 7 (0.66%) FitNesse
14 7 (0.66%) StyleCop
14 7 (0.66%) NDepend
14 7 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 300 (28.46%) Finance
2 92 (8.73%) Marketing
3 74 (7.02%) Banking
4 68 (6.45%) Law
5 39 (3.70%) Legal
6 34 (3.23%) Retail
7 30 (2.85%) Advertising
8 21 (1.99%) Front Office
9 20 (1.90%) Back Office
9 20 (1.90%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.85%) Publishing
12 5 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.38%) Games
13 4 (0.38%) Billing
14 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.095%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 406 (38.52%) Developer
2 181 (17.17%) DBA
3 175 (16.60%) Analyst
4 144 (13.66%) SQL DBA
5 117 (11.10%) C# Developer
6 114 (10.82%) Administrator
7 113 (10.72%) SQL Developer
8 99 (9.39%) Senior Developer
9 97 (9.20%) Support Analyst
10 92 (8.73%) .NET Developer
11 73 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
12 69 (6.55%) Applications Support
13 65 (6.17%) SQL Server DBA
14 52 (4.93%) Applications Support Analyst
15 50 (4.74%) Consultant
16 49 (4.65%) Technical Support
17 46 (4.36%) Technical Analyst
18 45 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
18 45 (4.27%) Agile C# Developer
19 42 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (42.13%) .NET
2 223 (21.16%) ASP.NET
3 170 (16.13%) HTML
4 159 (15.09%) WCF
5 158 (14.99%) Web Services
6 136 (12.90%) CSS
7 133 (12.62%) XML
8 99 (9.39%) jQuery
9 98 (9.30%) .NET Framework
10 82 (7.78%) Ajax
11 69 (6.55%) WPF
12 67 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (4.74%) HTML5
13 50 (4.74%) MDX
14 35 (3.32%) XSLT
15 31 (2.94%) WinForms
16 27 (2.56%) Silverlight
16 27 (2.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 25 (2.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 22 (2.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 140 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
2 123 (11.67%) Clustering
3 74 (7.02%) Replication
4 36 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 28 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.66%) Hedge funds
6 22 (2.09%) N-Tier
7 19 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.61%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.23%) Fixed Income
10 12 (1.14%) Derivative
10 12 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.04%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.04%) PMI
12 9 (0.85%) Statistics
12 9 (0.85%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 429 (40.70%) Windows
2 299 (28.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 251 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 116 (11.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (7.21%) Linux
6 53 (5.03%) Windows 7
7 36 (3.42%) Windows XP
8 25 (2.37%) UNIX
9 22 (2.09%) Windows Vista
10 20 (1.90%) Android
11 19 (1.80%) Windows 8
12 17 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (1.61%) Solaris
13 14 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (0.66%) CentOS
15 6 (0.57%) Debian
15 6 (0.57%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.47%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.28%) VMS
17 3 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
2 180 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
4 132 (12.52%) ETL
5 129 (12.24%) MVC
6 118 (11.20%) TDD
7 117 (11.10%) OO
8 95 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (8.73%) ITIL
10 80 (7.59%) Scrum
11 65 (6.17%) CRM
12 64 (6.07%) E-Commerce
13 54 (5.12%) Project Management
14 53 (5.03%) Software Engineering
15 51 (4.84%) Change Management
15 51 (4.84%) Mentoring
16 48 (4.55%) Data Management
17 47 (4.46%) Change Control
18 43 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
19 41 (3.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 688 (65.28%) SQL
2 398 (37.76%) C#
3 360 (34.16%) T-SQL
4 190 (18.03%) JavaScript
5 80 (7.59%) VB
6 73 (6.93%) VB.NET
7 58 (5.50%) Java
8 57 (5.41%) VBA
9 44 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 39 (3.70%) VBScript
11 32 (3.04%) XPath
12 26 (2.47%) PHP
13 20 (1.90%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.42%) ActionScript
15 12 (1.14%) VB6
15 12 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.95%) Perl
17 8 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 7 (0.66%) Ruby
19 6 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 106 (10.06%) Degree
2 90 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (3.80%) MCSE
4 39 (3.70%) MCITP
5 32 (3.04%) MCTS
6 26 (2.47%) MCP
7 23 (2.18%) PMI Certification
8 21 (1.99%) MCDBA
9 20 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (1.14%) PMP
11 12 (1.14%) Security Cleared
12 11 (1.04%) ISTQB
12 11 (1.04%) ISEB
13 10 (0.95%) MCSA
13 10 (0.95%) VCAP
14 9 (0.85%) MCSD
15 7 (0.66%) SC Cleared
16 5 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (0.28%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.31%) SLA
2 36 (3.42%) QA
3 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.095%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.095%) Basel III
5 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.095%) EMIR
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 193 (18.31%) Active Directory
2 128 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (7.69%) vSphere
4 54 (5.12%) XenApp
5 53 (5.03%) Hyper-V
6 46 (4.36%) VMware ESX
7 24 (2.28%) XenDesktop
8 15 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (1.04%) DFS Replication
10 10 (0.95%) XenServer
11 5 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.47%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.38%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.38%) Varnish
13 3 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.095%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 57 (5.41%) SCCM
2 26 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 24 (2.28%) Backup Exec
4 23 (2.18%) SCOM
5 19 (1.80%) NetBackup
6 18 (1.71%) Nagios
7 14 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 14 (1.33%) Opsview
8 13 (1.23%) HP SIM
9 10 (0.95%) Data Guard
10 8 (0.76%) WSUS
11 5 (0.47%) Puppet
12 4 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.38%) OVSD
12 4 (0.38%) WMI
12 4 (0.38%) OpenView
12 4 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
13 3 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.28%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.28%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 471 (44.69%) Microsoft
2 193 (18.31%) VMware
3 114 (10.82%) Oracle
4 108 (10.25%) Citrix
5 75 (7.12%) HP
6 71 (6.74%) Cisco
7 58 (5.50%) NetApp
8 44 (4.17%) Dell
9 30 (2.85%) Symantec
10 25 (2.37%) Sybase
10 25 (2.37%) Business Objects
11 24 (2.28%) CommVault
12 23 (2.18%) Veeam
13 19 (1.80%) Informatica
14 18 (1.71%) SAP
15 17 (1.61%) Sophos
16 15 (1.42%) Open Text
16 15 (1.42%) AppSense
17 13 (1.23%) CA
17 13 (1.23%) Cognos
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago