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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 121 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 60 143 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.66% 3.56% 4.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.83% 9.30% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56 136 168
Average salary £32,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1241 1538 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.31% 38.31% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1348 1566
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 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 24 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
Bolton - 9 £25,000 - 3
Oldham - 5 £22,500 - 1
Altrincham -4 4 £42,500 +41.66% 1
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 100 (80.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (68.55%) SQL
4 56 (45.16%) Microsoft
5 54 (43.55%) .NET
6 53 (42.74%) T-SQL
7 43 (34.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (34.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (33.06%) Windows
9 40 (32.26%) Finance
10 39 (31.45%) MS Excel
11 37 (29.84%) C#
11 37 (29.84%) HTML
12 32 (25.81%) SQL Server 2000
12 32 (25.81%) CSS
13 28 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 26 (20.97%) JavaScript
15 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (19.35%) ASP.NET
17 23 (18.55%) ERP
17 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (16.13%) MVC
18 20 (16.13%) XML
18 20 (16.13%) WCF
19 19 (15.32%) Degree
20 17 (13.71%) .NET Framework
20 17 (13.71%) jQuery
20 17 (13.71%) Windows XP
21 16 (12.90%) SharePoint
21 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 14 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.68%) IIS
4 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.42%) CMS
7 3 (2.42%) Apache
7 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 39 (31.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.29%) DNS
2 10 (8.06%) LAN
2 10 (8.06%) WLAN
2 10 (8.06%) WAN
2 10 (8.06%) DHCP
2 10 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.06%) VPN
3 5 (4.03%) SAN
4 4 (3.23%) FTP
5 3 (2.42%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 100 (80.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (34.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (34.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (25.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 28 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.65%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (4.84%) DTS
10 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.61%) Big Data
11 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.61%) QlikView
11 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.61%) OLTP
11 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.42%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.42%) NUnit
4 2 (1.61%) Moq
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.81%) ERwin
General
1 40 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Retail
3 5 (4.03%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.23%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (29.03%) Developer
2 33 (26.61%) Analyst
3 22 (17.74%) .NET Developer
4 16 (12.90%) MI Analyst
5 15 (12.10%) DBA
6 11 (8.87%) Support Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) Administrator
7 10 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.06%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) IT Support
8 9 (7.26%) Technical Support
8 9 (7.26%) Desktop Support
9 8 (6.45%) Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) SQL DBA
9 8 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Implementation Consultant
11 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (43.55%) .NET
2 37 (29.84%) HTML
3 32 (25.81%) CSS
4 24 (19.35%) ASP.NET
5 20 (16.13%) XML
5 20 (16.13%) WCF
6 17 (13.71%) jQuery
6 17 (13.71%) .NET Framework
7 15 (12.10%) Ajax
7 15 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (8.06%) Web Services
9 8 (6.45%) XHTML
9 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (5.65%) ADO.NET
11 6 (4.84%) DHTML
11 6 (4.84%) EDI
11 6 (4.84%) WinForms
12 5 (4.03%) SOAP
12 5 (4.03%) LINQ
12 5 (4.03%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.45%) NHS
3 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.03%) Clustering
5 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.42%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) Replication
6 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) Physics
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.81%) Handset
8 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.81%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.81%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.06%) Windows
2 17 (13.71%) Windows XP
3 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (11.29%) Windows 8
5 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.65%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) ERP
1 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (16.13%) MVC
3 11 (8.87%) Project Management
3 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.26%) TDD
4 9 (7.26%) Data Management
4 9 (7.26%) Database Tuning
4 9 (7.26%) OO
4 9 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.45%) OOD
6 7 (5.65%) UML
6 7 (5.65%) Data Analysis
6 7 (5.65%) Web Application Development
7 6 (4.84%) Project Planning
7 6 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.84%) Scrum
8 5 (4.03%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 85 (68.55%) SQL
2 53 (42.74%) T-SQL
3 37 (29.84%) C#
4 26 (20.97%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.10%) VB.NET
6 13 (10.48%) VB6
6 13 (10.48%) VB
7 8 (6.45%) VBA
8 6 (4.84%) Java
9 4 (3.23%) VBScript
10 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.81%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (15.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.23%) MCITP
3 4 (3.23%) MCPD
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) HL7
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.81%) SRDF
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.61%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 56 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.03%) Adobe
2 5 (4.03%) Oracle
2 5 (4.03%) VMware
3 4 (3.23%) HP
3 4 (3.23%) Dell
3 4 (3.23%) Intel
4 2 (1.61%) Informatica
4 2 (1.61%) NetApp
4 2 (1.61%) Cognos
4 2 (1.61%) SYSPRO
5 1 (0.81%) Tableau
5 1 (0.81%) Teradata
5 1 (0.81%) Ektron
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy
5 1 (0.81%) EMC
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Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens + bonus
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Global Textiles UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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