The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 116 83 59
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 56 117 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.71% 3.07% 4.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 8.53% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 112 151
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1170 1371 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.63% 35.93% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1199 1508
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Manchester region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Bolton - 7 £25,000 - 1
Oldham - 5 £22,500 -
Altrincham -7 4 £42,500 +66.66%
Stockport -22 3 £30,000 -7.69%
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 113 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (78.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (69.03%) SQL
4 49 (43.36%) Microsoft
5 42 (37.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (36.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (34.51%) T-SQL
7 39 (34.51%) .NET
8 38 (33.63%) Windows
9 34 (30.09%) MS Excel
10 32 (28.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 30 (26.55%) Finance
12 27 (23.89%) C#
12 27 (23.89%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (22.12%) HTML
14 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (19.47%) CSS
15 22 (19.47%) ERP
16 20 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (15.93%) Degree
18 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (15.04%) Windows XP
19 16 (14.16%) SharePoint
19 16 (14.16%) XML
20 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2007
20 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
20 15 (13.27%) DNS
20 15 (13.27%) Active Directory
21 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (7.08%) IIS
5 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.42%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.65%) Apache
7 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.65%) CMS
8 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (30.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.77%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.27%) DNS
2 10 (8.85%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.85%) VPN
2 10 (8.85%) LAN
2 10 (8.85%) WLAN
2 10 (8.85%) WAN
2 10 (8.85%) DHCP
3 7 (6.19%) SAN
4 5 (4.42%) FTP
5 3 (2.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (78.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (37.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (36.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (28.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (7.08%) DTS
9 7 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.77%) QlikView
13 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.88%) OLTP
13 1 (0.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.77%) Moq
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.77%) NUnit
3 1 (0.88%) ERwin
General
1 30 (26.55%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Legal
3 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Automotive
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (29.20%) Analyst
2 32 (28.32%) Developer
3 16 (14.16%) MI Analyst
4 15 (13.27%) .NET Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) DBA
6 10 (8.85%) IT Support
6 10 (8.85%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Desktop Support
7 9 (7.96%) Consultant
7 9 (7.96%) Technical Support
7 9 (7.96%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Implementation Consultant
9 7 (6.19%) SQL DBA
9 7 (6.19%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.31%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.51%) .NET
2 25 (22.12%) HTML
3 22 (19.47%) CSS
4 16 (14.16%) XML
5 14 (12.39%) WCF
6 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET
7 12 (10.62%) jQuery
7 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
8 9 (7.96%) Ajax
8 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (7.96%) XHTML
8 9 (7.96%) Web Services
9 7 (6.19%) ADO.NET
10 6 (5.31%) EDI
10 6 (5.31%) Entity Framework
10 6 (5.31%) LINQ
11 5 (4.42%) DHTML
11 5 (4.42%) WinForms
12 4 (3.54%) SOAP
12 4 (3.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) NHS
3 6 (5.31%) User Experience
4 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.54%) Replication
5 4 (3.54%) Clustering
5 4 (3.54%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.77%) Physics
8 1 (0.88%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.88%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.88%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.63%) Windows
2 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (15.04%) Windows XP
3 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (12.39%) Windows 8
4 7 (6.19%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.54%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) UNIX
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.47%) ERP
2 20 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (10.62%) Project Management
3 12 (10.62%) Data Management
4 11 (9.73%) MVC
5 10 (8.85%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.08%) CRM
6 8 (7.08%) Project Planning
7 7 (6.19%) OOD
7 7 (6.19%) OO
8 6 (5.31%) Web Application Development
8 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.42%) Web Development
9 5 (4.42%) UML
10 4 (3.54%) ETL
10 4 (3.54%) Content Management
11 3 (2.65%) Time Management
11 3 (2.65%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.65%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 78 (69.03%) SQL
2 39 (34.51%) T-SQL
3 27 (23.89%) C#
4 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.62%) VB
5 12 (10.62%) VB.NET
5 12 (10.62%) VB6
6 9 (7.96%) VBA
7 6 (5.31%) Java
8 3 (2.65%) PHP
9 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.42%) MCITP
3 5 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (4.42%) MCPD
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) HL7
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (13.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.73%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (0.88%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.77%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 49 (43.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) VMware
3 5 (4.42%) HP
3 5 (4.42%) Dell
3 5 (4.42%) Adobe
3 5 (4.42%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) Intel
4 2 (1.77%) Informatica
4 2 (1.77%) Remedy
4 2 (1.77%) Cognos
4 2 (1.77%) SYSPRO
5 1 (0.88%) Tableau
5 1 (0.88%) Ektron
5 1 (0.88%) EMC
5 1 (0.88%) Teradata
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