The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 17 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 45 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.54% 0.41% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 1.96% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £42,000 £70,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £70,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £70,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
64 102 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.30% 20.90% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 90 129
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) SAN
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (60.00%) MS Office
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) ERP
4 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (33.33%) DTS
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (33.33%) Replication
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.67%) vSphere
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.67%) MCITP
7 1 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) IIS
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 9 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) DTS
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ERP
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) VMware