The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 165 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 919 1297 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.88% 2.87% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.09% 9.54% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1155 1376
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15088 13589 15336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.92% 30.11% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12864 11771 13546
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -57 239 £46,000 -8.00% 10
Croydon -2 6 £42,750 -14.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 6 £52,500 -12.50%
Brentford -4 4 £27,000 -25.82%
Hackney - 4 - -
Wembley -5 2 £47,500 +82.69%
Bromley -15 2 £40,000 -11.11%
West Drayton - 2 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +7 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Harrow -9 1 £42,500 +63.46%
Ilford - 1 £80,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £41,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1643 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1273 (77.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 1054 (64.15%) SQL
4 784 (47.72%) .NET
5 768 (46.74%) Microsoft
6 679 (41.33%) C#
7 564 (34.33%) Windows
8 551 (33.54%) T-SQL
9 539 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 534 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 506 (30.80%) Finance
12 457 (27.81%) ASP.NET
13 430 (26.17%) MS Excel
14 360 (21.91%) SQL Server 2012
15 350 (21.30%) JavaScript
16 343 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
17 327 (19.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 320 (19.48%) HTML
19 318 (19.35%) MVC
20 283 (17.22%) SQL Server 2000
21 277 (16.86%) CSS
22 268 (16.31%) XML
23 261 (15.89%) Web Services
24 248 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
25 247 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
26 246 (14.97%) Visual Studio
27 242 (14.73%) .NET Framework
28 238 (14.49%) ETL
29 230 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
30 225 (13.69%) IIS

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 225 (13.69%) IIS
2 168 (10.23%) SharePoint
3 114 (6.94%) MS Exchange
4 91 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 90 (5.48%) CMS
6 74 (4.50%) Umbraco
7 65 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 63 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 51 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 44 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
11 31 (1.89%) WebSphere
12 29 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
13 27 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
14 26 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
15 19 (1.16%) Tomcat
16 15 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
17 14 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
18 10 (0.61%) Apache
18 10 (0.61%) MTS
19 9 (0.55%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 430 (26.17%) MS Excel
2 87 (5.30%) MS Office
3 12 (0.73%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.37%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.30%) MS Project
6 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.12%) Maya
8 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 35 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.22%) Markit EDM
3 17 (1.03%) SAP Business One
4 15 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 14 (0.85%) Misys Opics
6 13 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
6 13 (0.79%) Maximo
7 11 (0.67%) nopCommerce
8 8 (0.49%) SalesLogix
9 5 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.30%) Misys Midas
10 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
11 3 (0.18%) LatentZero
11 3 (0.18%) Capstone
11 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
12 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 71 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.97%) Office 365
4 13 (0.79%) SaaS
5 12 (0.73%) IaaS
6 9 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.49%) PaaS
8 3 (0.18%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 91 (5.54%) DNS
2 83 (5.05%) TCP/IP
3 70 (4.26%) DHCP
4 69 (4.20%) Internet
5 58 (3.53%) Firewall
6 53 (3.23%) LAN
7 51 (3.10%) WAN
8 49 (2.98%) SAN
9 30 (1.83%) HTTP
10 26 (1.58%) VPN
11 23 (1.40%) LDAP
12 22 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (0.79%) SSL
14 12 (0.73%) Ethernet
15 11 (0.67%) Intranet
15 11 (0.67%) DSL
16 10 (0.61%) FTP
17 9 (0.55%) NAS
17 9 (0.55%) VLAN
18 8 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1643 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1273 (77.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 539 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 534 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 360 (21.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 327 (19.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 283 (17.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 247 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
9 145 (8.83%) OLAP
10 126 (7.67%) Relational Database
11 114 (6.94%) DTS
12 102 (6.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 92 (5.60%) Oracle Database
14 60 (3.65%) Oracle Database 10g
15 57 (3.47%) OLTP
16 54 (3.29%) RDBMS
17 46 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
18 40 (2.43%) MS Access
19 36 (2.19%) MySQL
19 36 (2.19%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 246 (14.97%) Visual Studio
2 162 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (4.99%) NUnit
4 66 (4.02%) Cucumber
5 58 (3.53%) Subversion
6 42 (2.56%) ReSharper
7 26 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 23 (1.40%) JIRA
9 17 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 17 (1.03%) Selenium
10 14 (0.85%) TeamCity
10 14 (0.85%) MSBuild
11 13 (0.79%) Expression Web
12 10 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
13 9 (0.55%) MSTest
14 8 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
14 8 (0.49%) Trac
14 8 (0.49%) ClearCase
15 7 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
15 7 (0.43%) FrontPage
General
1 506 (30.80%) Finance
2 119 (7.24%) Banking
3 70 (4.26%) Law
4 65 (3.96%) Retail
5 43 (2.62%) Marketing
6 41 (2.50%) Legal
7 35 (2.13%) Front Office
7 35 (2.13%) Financial Institution
8 25 (1.52%) Investment Banking
9 23 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.34%) Publishing
11 20 (1.22%) Advertising
11 20 (1.22%) Telecoms
12 19 (1.16%) Back Office
13 10 (0.61%) Games
14 9 (0.55%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.43%) Billing
15 7 (0.43%) Electronics
16 4 (0.24%) French Language
16 4 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 738 (44.92%) Developer
2 258 (15.70%) DBA
3 252 (15.34%) .NET Developer
4 230 (14.00%) Analyst
5 224 (13.63%) SQL DBA
6 204 (12.42%) C# Developer
7 161 (9.80%) SQL Developer
8 131 (7.97%) Senior Developer
9 122 (7.43%) Administrator
10 118 (7.18%) SQL Server DBA
11 106 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 106 (6.45%) Consultant
12 93 (5.66%) Support Analyst
13 81 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 74 (4.50%) ASP.NET Developer
14 74 (4.50%) Applications Support
15 71 (4.32%) Senior .NET Developer
16 68 (4.14%) Agile .NET Developer
17 62 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 60 (3.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 784 (47.72%) .NET
2 457 (27.81%) ASP.NET
3 320 (19.48%) HTML
4 277 (16.86%) CSS
5 268 (16.31%) XML
6 261 (15.89%) Web Services
7 242 (14.73%) .NET Framework
8 219 (13.33%) jQuery
9 212 (12.90%) WCF
10 184 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 171 (10.41%) Ajax
12 103 (6.27%) XSLT
13 92 (5.60%) WinForms
14 88 (5.36%) HTML5
15 85 (5.17%) REST
16 80 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 78 (4.75%) NHibernate
18 76 (4.63%) WPF
19 73 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
20 72 (4.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 128 (7.79%) Replication
2 84 (5.11%) Blackberry
3 78 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 77 (4.69%) Clustering
5 44 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.07%) Hedge funds
7 28 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.52%) Fixed Income
9 24 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
10 17 (1.03%) Credit Risk
11 16 (0.97%) Data Integration
12 14 (0.85%) Data Extraction
12 14 (0.85%) N-Tier
12 14 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 14 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (0.67%) Spread Betting
14 10 (0.61%) Statistics
14 10 (0.61%) Open Source
15 8 (0.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 564 (34.33%) Windows
2 248 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 230 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 121 (7.36%) Linux
5 77 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (3.47%) Windows 7
7 50 (3.04%) UNIX
8 33 (2.01%) Windows XP
9 30 (1.83%) Solaris
10 21 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
11 15 (0.91%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.55%) Android
14 8 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.43%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.43%) CentOS
16 4 (0.24%) Debian
16 4 (0.24%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
2 318 (19.35%) MVC
3 238 (14.49%) ETL
4 223 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
5 194 (11.81%) OO
6 181 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
7 161 (9.80%) TDD
8 151 (9.19%) E-Commerce
9 128 (7.79%) SOA
10 114 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
11 112 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 103 (6.27%) Scrum
13 84 (5.11%) ITIL
14 80 (4.87%) Software Engineering
15 76 (4.63%) Kimball Methodology
16 71 (4.32%) BDD
17 69 (4.20%) Dimensional Modelling
18 66 (4.02%) Domain-Driven Design
18 66 (4.02%) Kanban
18 66 (4.02%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1054 (64.15%) SQL
2 679 (41.33%) C#
3 551 (33.54%) T-SQL
4 350 (21.30%) JavaScript
5 137 (8.34%) VB.NET
6 96 (5.84%) VB
7 90 (5.48%) Java
8 78 (4.75%) Ruby
9 68 (4.14%) PowerShell
10 63 (3.83%) PL/SQL
11 53 (3.23%) VBA
12 48 (2.92%) VB6
12 48 (2.92%) XPath
13 38 (2.31%) PHP
14 32 (1.95%) C++
15 29 (1.77%) C
16 24 (1.46%) Shell Script
17 22 (1.34%) VBScript
18 15 (0.91%) Python
19 11 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 211 (12.84%) Degree
2 154 (9.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 99 (6.03%) MCITP
4 56 (3.41%) MCSE
5 42 (2.56%) MCTS
6 32 (1.95%) MCDBA
7 13 (0.79%) MCSA
7 13 (0.79%) MCP
7 13 (0.79%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 9 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.43%) ISEB
9 7 (0.43%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.43%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.37%) CNE
10 6 (0.37%) Novell Certification
10 6 (0.37%) CCNA
10 6 (0.37%) MCSD
11 3 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.87%) QA
2 29 (1.77%) SLA
3 12 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.61%) HL7
5 8 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.30%) FATCA
6 5 (0.30%) COREP
7 2 (0.12%) COBIT
7 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.061%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 191 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 106 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 51 (3.10%) XenApp
5 30 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (1.70%) XenServer
7 22 (1.34%) VMware ESX
8 21 (1.28%) vSphere
9 18 (1.10%) MetaFrame
10 17 (1.03%) LiteSpeed
11 16 (0.97%) XenDesktop
12 13 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 10 (0.61%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 5 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.30%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.24%) Xen
17 3 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 42 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 20 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (1.03%) SCCM
4 15 (0.91%) SCOM
5 13 (0.79%) Control-M
6 10 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.43%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.30%) MAILsweeper
11 3 (0.18%) Nagios
11 3 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.12%) HP SIM
12 2 (0.12%) RepliStor
12 2 (0.12%) Foglight
13 1 (0.061%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.061%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.061%) Cisco UCCX
13 1 (0.061%) WSUS
Vendors
1 768 (46.74%) Microsoft
2 167 (10.16%) VMware
3 163 (9.92%) Oracle
4 100 (6.09%) Citrix
5 76 (4.63%) Business Objects
6 58 (3.53%) Cisco
7 55 (3.35%) HP
8 48 (2.92%) Symantec
9 46 (2.80%) IBM
10 44 (2.68%) Sybase
11 40 (2.43%) Sun
12 34 (2.07%) EMC
13 32 (1.95%) NetApp
14 31 (1.89%) SAP
15 30 (1.83%) Cognos
16 27 (1.64%) Sitecore
17 25 (1.52%) Infor
18 24 (1.46%) Informatica
19 23 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
20 21 (1.28%) Dell
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum +benefits + great career progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £45,000 + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65000k
Posted: 3 days ago