The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 81 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 30 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.13% 2.89% 2.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.30% 9.74% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 32
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
476 390 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.78% 29.66% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 426 335 480
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (90.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (84.38%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
5 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (46.88%) Workflow
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (21.88%) C#
10 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
10 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 6 (18.75%) .NET
12 5 (15.63%) Degree
12 5 (15.63%) IIS
12 5 (15.63%) Finance
13 4 (12.50%) Law
13 4 (12.50%) MS Office
13 4 (12.50%) Java
13 4 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
13 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
13 4 (12.50%) Banking
13 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
14 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
14 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (15.63%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) SAS
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VLAN
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) SMS
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (90.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Law
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) MI Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) ICT Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Genesys Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Genesys Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) COM
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) WPF
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (46.88%) Workflow
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) MVVM
5 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (3.13%) WFM
6 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Metastorm
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Genesys
3 1 (3.13%) Business Objects