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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 181 150 115
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 70 107 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.15% 1.60% 2.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 4.61% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 57 98 157
Median salary £38,424 £42,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.59% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,313 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.78% -
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
2031 2323 2703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.32% 34.75% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1972 2233
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -36 42 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Cheshire +27 17 £31,000 -31.11% 4
Merseyside -6 6 £47,500 +21.79% 2
Cumbria - 5 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 102 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (87.25%) SQL
3 63 (61.76%) Microsoft
4 58 (56.86%) T-SQL
4 58 (56.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (43.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (41.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 40 (39.22%) Replication
8 39 (38.24%) .NET
9 37 (36.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 35 (34.31%) MS Excel
11 31 (30.39%) Capacity Planning
12 30 (29.41%) Finance
13 26 (25.49%) Clustering
14 24 (23.53%) High Availability
15 23 (22.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (22.55%) VB.NET
15 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2000
16 21 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (19.61%) Windows
17 20 (19.61%) MySQL
17 20 (19.61%) C#
17 20 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (19.61%) MongoDB
18 19 (18.63%) Azure SQL Database
18 19 (18.63%) Database Security
18 19 (18.63%) Migration
18 19 (18.63%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
20 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification

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 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (34.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) SAN
2 2 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) DNS
3 1 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (56.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (43.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (41.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 37 (36.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2000
6 23 (22.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (19.61%) MongoDB
8 20 (19.61%) MySQL
9 19 (18.63%) Azure SQL Database
10 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 14 (13.73%) DTS
13 10 (9.80%) Relational Database
14 9 (8.82%) RDBMS
15 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
16 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
17 5 (4.90%) Electronic Patient Records
18 4 (3.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.96%) ERwin
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 15 (14.71%) Legal
3 5 (4.90%) Law
3 5 (4.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.92%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (50.00%) DBA
1 51 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 39 (38.24%) Developer
3 26 (25.49%) SQL Server DBA
4 20 (19.61%) SQL Developer
5 16 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 16 (15.69%) Senior DBA
5 16 (15.69%) Senior SQL DBA
5 16 (15.69%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 13 (12.75%) Administrator
6 13 (12.75%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.90%) CRM Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Systems Developer
11 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.24%) .NET
2 4 (3.92%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.96%) MDX
3 2 (1.96%) Web Services
3 2 (1.96%) WinForms
3 2 (1.96%) XML
4 1 (0.98%) HTML
4 1 (0.98%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.22%) Replication
2 26 (25.49%) Clustering
3 6 (5.88%) Symmetrix
4 5 (4.90%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.96%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.96%) iPad
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Windows
2 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.86%) Linux
5 5 (4.90%) Unix
6 4 (3.92%) AIX
6 4 (3.92%) Solaris
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.39%) Capacity Planning
2 24 (23.53%) High Availability
3 19 (18.63%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (18.63%) Database Security
3 19 (18.63%) Migration
4 15 (14.71%) Database Optimisation
4 15 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (8.82%) Change Control
6 9 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (6.86%) ITIL
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.88%) Change Management
8 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.88%) CRM
8 6 (5.88%) ETL
9 5 (4.90%) Web Design
9 5 (4.90%) Workflow
10 4 (3.92%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (87.25%) SQL
2 58 (56.86%) T-SQL
3 23 (22.55%) VB.NET
4 20 (19.61%) C#
5 12 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.90%) VB
6 5 (4.90%) VBScript
7 4 (3.92%) VBA
8 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.96%) VB6
10 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) Degree
4 1 (0.98%) MCITP
4 1 (0.98%) MCPD
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.96%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) LiteSpeed
2 2 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.71%) RedGate
3 13 (12.75%) Oracle
4 9 (8.82%) Remedy
5 8 (7.84%) VMware
6 6 (5.88%) EMC
7 4 (3.92%) IBM
8 3 (2.94%) Cognos
9 1 (0.98%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco
9 1 (0.98%) Citrix
9 1 (0.98%) Dell
9 1 (0.98%) HP
9 1 (0.98%) Intel
9 1 (0.98%) Pega
9 1 (0.98%) Tableau
9 1 (0.98%) TOWER Software
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