The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 72 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 3.81% 1.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 11.63% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
248 215 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.14% 32.72% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 190 189 226
Average salary £37,500 £38,625 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +10.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -8 2 £40,000 +50.94%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) MySQL
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) MCP
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
8 6 (35.29%) E-business
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (17.65%) DNS
11 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (17.65%) Replication
11 3 (17.65%) VMware
11 3 (17.65%) Clustering
11 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (11.76%) ITIL
12 2 (11.76%) Linux
12 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
12 2 (11.76%) DHCP
12 2 (11.76%) Cisco

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) MySQL
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) DBA
2 11 (64.71%) SQL DBA
3 6 (35.29%) Administrator
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) E-business
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) SAP