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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 114 92 69
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 63 100 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.76% 2.49% 3.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.33% 7.29% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 119
Average salary £42,250 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £20,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1182 1372 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.94% 34.21% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1172 1292
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 £29,400 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +13 4 £22,200 -40.80% 1
Stockport -2 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Wigan -2 2 £37,750 -11.17% 1
Oldham - 2 £41,000 - 1
Altrincham +3 1 £40,000 +56.86%
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
2 110 (88.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (72.58%) SQL
4 51 (41.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (39.52%) T-SQL
6 47 (37.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (37.10%) .NET
8 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
9 36 (29.03%) SQL Server 2000
9 36 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (28.23%) C#
11 27 (21.77%) ASP.NET
12 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
13 24 (19.35%) HTML
14 23 (18.55%) .NET Framework
15 22 (17.74%) XML
16 21 (16.94%) Windows
16 21 (16.94%) Finance
17 19 (15.32%) ETL
17 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (13.71%) Degree
19 17 (13.71%) CSS
19 17 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
20 15 (12.10%) SharePoint
21 14 (11.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
21 14 (11.29%) Project Management
21 14 (11.29%) Mercurial
21 14 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 15 (12.10%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.87%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (7.26%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (6.45%) IIS
5 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.23%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.42%) Apache
7 3 (2.42%) CMS
8 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.68%) DNS
2 9 (7.26%) Internet
3 8 (6.45%) SAN
4 6 (4.84%) DHCP
4 6 (4.84%) FTP
5 5 (4.03%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.03%) VPN
5 5 (4.03%) LAN
5 5 (4.03%) WLAN
5 5 (4.03%) WAN
6 4 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 110 (88.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (41.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (37.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (29.03%) SQL Server 2000
5 36 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (7.26%) DTS
7 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.65%) OLTP
8 7 (5.65%) OLAP
9 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.61%) Big Data
10 2 (1.61%) MySQL
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.81%) MS Access
11 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.29%) Mercurial
2 14 (11.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.42%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.81%) ERwin
6 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (16.94%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Legal
3 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (45.16%) Developer
2 29 (23.39%) Analyst
3 27 (21.77%) SQL Developer
4 20 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 16 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.48%) DBA
7 11 (8.87%) Technical Leader
8 10 (8.06%) .NET Developer
8 10 (8.06%) SQL DBA
8 10 (8.06%) Senior SQL Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (6.45%) MI Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Consultant
11 7 (5.65%) Implementation Consultant
11 7 (5.65%) Administrator
11 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.84%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.10%) .NET
2 27 (21.77%) ASP.NET
3 24 (19.35%) HTML
4 23 (18.55%) .NET Framework
5 22 (17.74%) XML
6 17 (13.71%) CSS
7 13 (10.48%) Web Services
8 12 (9.68%) WCF
8 12 (9.68%) jQuery
9 10 (8.06%) XHTML
10 9 (7.26%) Ajax
10 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.03%) ADO.NET
12 4 (3.23%) Apache Flex
12 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (3.23%) LINQ
12 4 (3.23%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.42%) REST
13 3 (2.42%) CAML
13 3 (2.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.87%) NHS
3 6 (4.84%) Clustering
3 6 (4.84%) User Experience
4 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.03%) Replication
5 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.81%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.81%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.94%) Windows
2 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.03%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) UNIX
8 1 (0.81%) Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.32%) ETL
2 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.29%) Project Management
3 14 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (10.48%) Web Development
5 12 (9.68%) SDLC
5 12 (9.68%) Data Management
6 11 (8.87%) MVC
7 10 (8.06%) Data Analysis
8 9 (7.26%) Time Management
8 9 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.65%) CRM
9 7 (5.65%) ERP
9 7 (5.65%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.65%) Content Management
10 6 (4.84%) ITIL
11 5 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 90 (72.58%) SQL
2 49 (39.52%) T-SQL
3 35 (28.23%) C#
4 11 (8.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.26%) VBA
6 6 (4.84%) Java
7 4 (3.23%) VB
7 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.42%) PHP
9 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.81%) VB6
10 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Degree
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.65%) MCITP
4 6 (4.84%) MCPD
4 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 6 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.61%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) MCP
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) HL7
2 4 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.81%) SRDF
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.81%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) VMware
3 6 (4.84%) HP
3 6 (4.84%) Dell
3 6 (4.84%) Intel
4 5 (4.03%) Adobe
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle
5 3 (2.42%) Citrix
6 2 (1.61%) NetApp
6 2 (1.61%) Remedy
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) Sun
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) Infor
7 1 (0.81%) Ektron
7 1 (0.81%) Tableau
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