The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 177 160 104
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -56
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 65 98 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.11% 1.50% 2.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.42% 4.22% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 88 164
Median salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1902 2324 2522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.40% 35.55% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1641 1962 2111
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the North West

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 40 £41,750 +4.37% 8
Cheshire +27 12 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Merseyside -9 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Cumbria - 6 £42,500 - 2
Lancashire +14 1 £31,500 -3.07%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 84 (87.50%) SQL
3 60 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (55.21%) T-SQL
5 52 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 41 (42.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 40 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (40.63%) Replication
9 35 (36.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (36.46%) .NET
10 32 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 32 (33.33%) Finance
11 31 (32.29%) Capacity Planning
12 26 (27.08%) High Availability
13 25 (26.04%) Clustering
14 24 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
15 23 (23.96%) Windows
16 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 20 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (19.79%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (18.75%) C#
19 17 (17.71%) VB.NET
19 17 (17.71%) MySQL
19 17 (17.71%) SAN
19 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (17.71%) MongoDB
19 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
19 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
20 16 (16.67%) Database Security

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.13%) IIS
2 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) SAN
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (42.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 40 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (36.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 20 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (19.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (17.71%) MongoDB
9 17 (17.71%) MySQL
10 16 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (16.67%) DTS
11 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
13 8 (8.33%) Relational Database
14 7 (7.29%) RDBMS
15 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
15 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (5.21%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.08%) ERwin
General
1 32 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Legal
3 5 (5.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.17%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (55.21%) DBA
1 53 (55.21%) SQL DBA
2 35 (36.46%) Developer
3 29 (30.21%) SQL Server DBA
4 22 (22.92%) SQL Developer
5 15 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 15 (15.63%) Senior DBA
5 15 (15.63%) Senior SQL DBA
5 15 (15.63%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 14 (14.58%) Administrator
7 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (10.42%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.21%) CRM Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Systems Developer
11 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.46%) .NET
2 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.08%) Web Services
3 2 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) HTML
4 1 (1.04%) MDX
4 1 (1.04%) WinForms
4 1 (1.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (40.63%) Replication
2 25 (26.04%) Clustering
3 6 (6.25%) Symmetrix
4 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) User Experience
5 2 (2.08%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) iPad
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.96%) Windows
2 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.29%) Linux
5 5 (5.21%) Unix
6 4 (4.17%) AIX
6 4 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Capacity Planning
2 26 (27.08%) High Availability
3 16 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (16.67%) Database Security
3 16 (16.67%) Migration
4 15 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (13.54%) Database Optimisation
6 11 (11.46%) Performance Analysis
6 11 (11.46%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.38%) Change Control
9 7 (7.29%) ETL
9 7 (7.29%) ITIL
10 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.21%) CRM
11 5 (5.21%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.21%) Web Design
11 5 (5.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 84 (87.50%) SQL
2 53 (55.21%) T-SQL
3 18 (18.75%) C#
4 17 (17.71%) VB.NET
5 14 (14.58%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.25%) VBA
6 6 (6.25%) VBScript
7 5 (5.21%) VB
8 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) MCITP
4 1 (1.04%) MCPD
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) LiteSpeed
2 2 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.54%) Oracle
2 13 (13.54%) RedGate
3 9 (9.38%) Remedy
4 8 (8.33%) VMware
5 6 (6.25%) Cognos
5 6 (6.25%) EMC
6 4 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco
7 1 (1.04%) Citrix
7 1 (1.04%) Dell
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) Intel
7 1 (1.04%) Pega
7 1 (1.04%) Tableau
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