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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 128 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 54 106 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.59% 2.72% 3.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.61% 8.17% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47 95 131
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1172 1298 1601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.52% 33.26% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1107 1420
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +15 7 £25,000 -33.33%
Stockport -16 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Wigan +2 2 £37,750 -11.17% 1
Altrincham -6 2 £42,500 +66.66%
Oldham - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 120 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (79.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (70.83%) SQL
4 48 (40.00%) .NET
5 44 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 40 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (31.67%) T-SQL
8 37 (30.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (27.50%) C#
9 33 (27.50%) Windows
9 33 (27.50%) MS Excel
10 31 (25.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 30 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (22.50%) Finance
12 27 (22.50%) HTML
13 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (18.33%) CSS
14 22 (18.33%) .NET Framework
15 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET
16 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (15.83%) Degree
16 19 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (15.00%) ERP
18 17 (14.17%) SharePoint
19 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
20 15 (12.50%) XML
20 15 (12.50%) WCF
20 15 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
21 14 (11.67%) Project Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (14.17%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.17%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.50%) IIS
4 7 (5.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (5.83%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.50%) Apache
7 3 (2.50%) CMS
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.83%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.00%) DNS
2 8 (6.67%) SAN
3 6 (5.00%) DHCP
3 6 (5.00%) FTP
3 6 (5.00%) Internet
4 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.17%) VPN
4 5 (4.17%) LAN
4 5 (4.17%) WLAN
4 5 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (79.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (30.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (25.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 30 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (7.50%) DTS
8 7 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.33%) OLTP
10 4 (3.33%) OLAP
10 4 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.67%) Big Data
13 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.67%) Moq
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.67%) NUnit
4 1 (0.83%) ERwin
General
1 27 (22.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Legal
3 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.67%) Automotive
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (34.17%) Developer
2 32 (26.67%) Analyst
3 15 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.83%) .NET Developer
5 12 (10.00%) MI Analyst
6 11 (9.17%) DBA
7 10 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Consultant
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
9 8 (6.67%) SQL DBA
9 8 (6.67%) Technical Leader
9 8 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Web Developer
11 6 (5.00%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Technical Support
11 6 (5.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (40.00%) .NET
2 27 (22.50%) HTML
3 22 (18.33%) CSS
3 22 (18.33%) .NET Framework
4 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET
5 15 (12.50%) XML
5 15 (12.50%) WCF
6 12 (10.00%) jQuery
6 12 (10.00%) Web Services
7 9 (7.50%) Ajax
7 9 (7.50%) XHTML
8 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (5.83%) ADO.NET
10 6 (5.00%) EDI
10 6 (5.00%) Entity Framework
10 6 (5.00%) LINQ
11 4 (3.33%) Backbone.js
11 4 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (3.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.00%) NHS
3 6 (5.00%) User Experience
4 5 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.33%) Clustering
5 4 (3.33%) Replication
5 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.33%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.67%) Physics
8 1 (0.83%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.83%) PACS
8 1 (0.83%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.83%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.50%) Windows
2 19 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.83%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) UNIX
9 1 (0.83%) Linux
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (15.00%) ERP
3 15 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.67%) Project Management
5 12 (10.00%) Data Management
6 10 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (8.33%) MVC
6 10 (8.33%) SDLC
7 8 (6.67%) CRM
7 8 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 8 (6.67%) Web Development
8 6 (5.00%) Time Management
9 5 (4.17%) Content Management
9 5 (4.17%) OOD
9 5 (4.17%) UML
9 5 (4.17%) OO
10 4 (3.33%) ITIL
10 4 (3.33%) ETL
10 4 (3.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 85 (70.83%) SQL
2 38 (31.67%) T-SQL
3 33 (27.50%) C#
4 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (9.17%) VBA
6 11 (9.17%) VB
7 10 (8.33%) VB6
8 6 (5.00%) Java
9 3 (2.50%) PHP
9 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.83%) Degree
2 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.83%) MCITP
4 6 (5.00%) MCPD
4 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 6 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) QA
2 4 (3.33%) HL7
3 3 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) SRDF
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.83%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 44 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) VMware
3 6 (5.00%) HP
3 6 (5.00%) Dell
3 6 (5.00%) Intel
4 5 (4.17%) Adobe
4 5 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (1.67%) SYSPRO
5 2 (1.67%) Remedy
6 1 (0.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) Infor
6 1 (0.83%) Ektron
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.83%) Sun
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) NetApp
6 1 (0.83%) EMC
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