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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 179 151 90
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -61
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 53 101 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 1.58% 2.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.01% 4.41% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 90 177
Median salary £42,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
1760 2291 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.79% 35.91% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1955 2156
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 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 34 £47,500 +46.15% 8
Cheshire +23 8 £30,250 -28.82% 1
Merseyside 0 6 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cumbria - 3 £42,500 - 2
Lancashire +6 2 £31,500 +0.80%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 90 (84.91%) SQL
3 69 (65.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 64 (60.38%) T-SQL
5 54 (50.94%) Microsoft
6 46 (43.40%) .NET
7 44 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (40.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (40.57%) Replication
9 42 (39.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 36 (33.96%) Windows
11 35 (33.02%) MS Excel
12 34 (32.08%) Finance
12 34 (32.08%) Capacity Planning
13 31 (29.25%) High Availability
14 29 (27.36%) SQL Server 2000
15 28 (26.42%) C#
16 26 (24.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (23.58%) SAN
17 25 (23.58%) DTS
17 25 (23.58%) Clustering
18 22 (20.75%) PowerShell
19 20 (18.87%) Performance Analysis
19 20 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
20 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
20 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 18 (16.98%) LiteSpeed
21 17 (16.04%) SQL Server 2012
21 17 (16.04%) Data Warehouse

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 5 (4.72%) IIS
2 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.94%) Kentico
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (33.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.58%) SAN
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (0.94%) DHCP
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) LAN
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.94%) VoIP
2 1 (0.94%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) WAN
2 1 (0.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 69 (65.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (40.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (39.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 29 (27.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 25 (23.58%) DTS
8 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (16.04%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (16.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (14.15%) NoSQL
11 13 (12.26%) MongoDB
12 12 (11.32%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (11.32%) MySQL
13 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
14 9 (8.49%) RDBMS
15 8 (7.55%) QlikView
16 6 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.83%) ERwin
3 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Legal
3 6 (5.66%) Back Office
4 4 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.83%) Law
5 3 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (50.00%) DBA
1 53 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 41 (38.68%) Developer
3 32 (30.19%) SQL Server DBA
4 24 (22.64%) SQL Developer
5 20 (18.87%) Administrator
6 19 (17.92%) .NET Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Senior DBA
7 12 (11.32%) Senior SQL DBA
7 12 (11.32%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 11 (10.38%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (8.49%) C# Developer
10 8 (7.55%) Technical Leader
10 8 (7.55%) VB.NET Developer
11 7 (6.60%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (5.66%) Analyst
12 6 (5.66%) Excel Developer
13 5 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
14 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 4 (3.77%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.40%) .NET
2 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.72%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.72%) WinForms
4 3 (2.83%) ADO.NET
4 3 (2.83%) LINQ
4 3 (2.83%) WCF
4 3 (2.83%) WPF
5 2 (1.89%) ADO
5 2 (1.89%) DAO
5 2 (1.89%) HTML
5 2 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (0.94%) CSS
6 1 (0.94%) CSS3
6 1 (0.94%) HTML5
6 1 (0.94%) MDX
6 1 (0.94%) Web Services
6 1 (0.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.57%) Replication
2 25 (23.58%) Clustering
3 10 (9.43%) Symmetrix
4 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.77%) User Experience
7 3 (2.83%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.83%) Health Informatics
7 3 (2.83%) IBM XIV
7 3 (2.83%) Informatics
8 2 (1.89%) iPad
9 1 (0.94%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.96%) Windows
2 26 (24.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.77%) Linux
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.94%) Solaris
6 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.08%) Capacity Planning
2 31 (29.25%) High Availability
3 20 (18.87%) Performance Analysis
3 20 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
4 17 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (12.26%) Change Control
6 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.32%) Database Security
6 12 (11.32%) Migration
7 10 (9.43%) Database Optimisation
7 10 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.60%) ETL
9 7 (6.60%) Workflow
10 5 (4.72%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.72%) ITIL
11 4 (3.77%) CRM
11 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 90 (84.91%) SQL
2 64 (60.38%) T-SQL
3 28 (26.42%) C#
4 22 (20.75%) PowerShell
5 17 (16.04%) VB.NET
6 14 (13.21%) VB
7 12 (11.32%) VBA
8 11 (10.38%) VBScript
9 5 (4.72%) VB6
10 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.77%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) CCA
4 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.94%) MCSA
4 1 (0.94%) MCSD
4 1 (0.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.66%) SRDF
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (2.83%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.94%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (50.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) Remedy
3 10 (9.43%) EMC
3 10 (9.43%) Oracle
3 10 (9.43%) RedGate
4 7 (6.60%) IBM
5 6 (5.66%) Cognos
6 4 (3.77%) VMware
7 2 (1.89%) Cisco
7 2 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (0.94%) Avaya
8 1 (0.94%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham
Capita plc
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago