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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 203 202 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -81
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 60 43 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 0.71% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.67% 2.14% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 26 141
Median salary £39,000 £42,875 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.03% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2243 2013 2565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.81% 33.27% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 1744 2250
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -1 34 £41,500 +0.60% 3
Cheshire +7 12 £39,000 -22.00%
Lancashire -10 8 £37,500 +8.69%
Merseyside - 6 £36,250 - 2
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 129 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 99 (76.74%) SQL
3 91 (70.54%) Microsoft
4 70 (54.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 66 (51.16%) .NET
6 53 (41.09%) T-SQL
7 44 (34.11%) C#
7 44 (34.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (28.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 34 (26.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (25.58%) VB.NET
11 32 (24.81%) MS Excel
12 30 (23.26%) Replication
13 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (19.38%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (19.38%) Web Services
15 24 (18.60%) Finance
15 24 (18.60%) High Availability
16 23 (17.83%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (17.05%) MySQL
17 22 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (16.28%) Capacity Planning
18 21 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
19 20 (15.50%) Windows
19 20 (15.50%) RDBMS
19 20 (15.50%) SQL Server 2000
19 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (15.50%) Relational Database
20 19 (14.73%) Migration
21 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET

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 9 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.10%) IIS
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (24.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.10%) IaaS
2 4 (3.10%) PaaS
2 4 (3.10%) SaaS
3 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) SAN
1 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.78%) DNS
2 1 (0.78%) FTP
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (54.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (34.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (28.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 34 (26.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (17.83%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (17.05%) MySQL
8 20 (15.50%) RDBMS
8 20 (15.50%) Relational Database
8 20 (15.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (13.18%) Azure SQL Database
10 17 (13.18%) MongoDB
11 15 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (6.98%) Oracle Database
14 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (3.10%) DTS
15 4 (3.10%) Electronic Patient Records
15 4 (3.10%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
2 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Legal
3 12 (9.30%) Advertising
4 5 (3.88%) Law
4 5 (3.88%) Marketing
5 4 (3.10%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.33%) Back Office
7 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (41.86%) Developer
2 40 (31.01%) DBA
2 40 (31.01%) SQL DBA
3 23 (17.83%) .NET Developer
4 21 (16.28%) SQL Developer
5 14 (10.85%) Analyst
5 14 (10.85%) SQL Server DBA
5 14 (10.85%) VB.NET Developer
6 12 (9.30%) Administrator
6 12 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 12 (9.30%) Senior DBA
6 12 (9.30%) Senior SQL DBA
6 12 (9.30%) Team Leader
7 11 (8.53%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 9 (6.98%) Applications Developer
9 7 (5.43%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 7 (5.43%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 7 (5.43%) Programmer
9 7 (5.43%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (51.16%) .NET
2 25 (19.38%) Web Services
3 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET
3 18 (13.95%) HTML
4 14 (10.85%) XML
5 13 (10.08%) WCF
6 12 (9.30%) Ajax
6 12 (9.30%) CSS
7 11 (8.53%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.43%) RESTful
8 7 (5.43%) SOAP
9 6 (4.65%) XHTML
10 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (3.88%) CSS3
10 5 (3.88%) Entity Framework
10 5 (3.88%) JSON
11 3 (2.33%) WinForms
12 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Replication
2 17 (13.18%) Clustering
3 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.43%) AS400
5 7 (5.43%) iSeries
5 7 (5.43%) Mainframe
6 6 (4.65%) Statistics
7 4 (3.10%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.10%) iPad
7 4 (3.10%) User Experience
8 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.55%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.50%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Linux
2 6 (4.65%) Unix
2 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.10%) AIX
4 4 (3.10%) Solaris
4 4 (3.10%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.38%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (18.60%) High Availability
3 22 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (16.28%) Capacity Planning
4 21 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (14.73%) Migration
6 17 (13.18%) Database Security
7 16 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.75%) CRM
8 10 (7.75%) Database Optimisation
8 10 (7.75%) ETL
8 10 (7.75%) ITIL
8 10 (7.75%) MVC
9 8 (6.20%) Workflow
10 7 (5.43%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.43%) Performance Optimisation
10 7 (5.43%) SDLC
11 6 (4.65%) Coaching
11 6 (4.65%) Data Analysis
12 5 (3.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (76.74%) SQL
2 53 (41.09%) T-SQL
3 44 (34.11%) C#
4 33 (25.58%) VB.NET
5 11 (8.53%) PowerShell
5 11 (8.53%) VB
6 10 (7.75%) VB6
7 7 (5.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.33%) PHP
9 2 (1.55%) C
10 1 (0.78%) VBA
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.53%) Degree
3 5 (3.88%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) MCSA
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCITP
5 1 (0.78%) MCPD
5 1 (0.78%) MCSE
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) PCI DSS
1 4 (3.10%) QA
1 4 (3.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 91 (70.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.30%) Oracle
3 10 (7.75%) RedGate
4 7 (5.43%) VMware
5 5 (3.88%) Remedy
6 2 (1.55%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.55%) EMC
6 2 (1.55%) HP
6 2 (1.55%) IBM
6 2 (1.55%) Pega
6 2 (1.55%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco
7 1 (0.78%) Dell
7 1 (0.78%) Intel
7 1 (0.78%) NetApp
7 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
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