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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 195 165 122
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -43
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 59 95 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 1.42% 2.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.69% 4.12% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 54 84 150
Median salary £38,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
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
2191 2308 2835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.67% 34.59% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 1973 2382
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -38 30 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Cheshire +37 17 £32,000 -30.43% 2
Merseyside -15 8 £37,500 +50.00%
Cumbria - 3 - -
Lancashire +11 1 £37,500 +19.04%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (83.33%) SQL
3 85 (74.56%) Microsoft
4 66 (57.89%) T-SQL
5 60 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (43.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (40.35%) .NET
8 45 (39.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 44 (38.60%) Replication
10 38 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (32.46%) MS Excel
12 34 (29.82%) Finance
13 32 (28.07%) Capacity Planning
14 28 (24.56%) C#
15 27 (23.68%) VB.NET
15 27 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (22.81%) MySQL
16 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (22.81%) MongoDB
17 25 (21.93%) Azure SQL Database
17 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
17 25 (21.93%) Database Security
17 25 (21.93%) Migration
17 25 (21.93%) Clustering
18 24 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (20.18%) High Availability
20 22 (19.30%) SQL Server 2000
21 20 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
22 19 (16.67%) Legal

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 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (2.63%) IIS
1 3 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (32.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) SAN
2 2 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) FTP
3 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (43.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (39.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 38 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (22.81%) MongoDB
7 26 (22.81%) MySQL
8 25 (21.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 24 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (19.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 18 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (12.28%) RDBMS
13 14 (12.28%) Relational Database
14 10 (8.77%) DTS
14 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database
15 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
15 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2016
16 4 (3.51%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.88%) ERwin
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Legal
3 5 (4.39%) Law
3 5 (4.39%) Marketing
4 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (44.74%) DBA
1 51 (44.74%) SQL DBA
2 43 (37.72%) Developer
3 22 (19.30%) SQL Server DBA
4 20 (17.54%) SQL Developer
5 18 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 18 (15.79%) Senior DBA
5 18 (15.79%) Senior SQL DBA
5 18 (15.79%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 13 (11.40%) Administrator
6 13 (11.40%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.39%) CRM Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.35%) .NET
2 8 (7.02%) Web Services
3 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.39%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.75%) HTML
5 2 (1.75%) WCF
5 2 (1.75%) WinForms
5 2 (1.75%) XML
6 1 (0.88%) Ajax
6 1 (0.88%) COM
6 1 (0.88%) CSS
6 1 (0.88%) MDX
6 1 (0.88%) RESTful
6 1 (0.88%) SOAP
6 1 (0.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.60%) Replication
2 25 (21.93%) Clustering
3 5 (4.39%) Symmetrix
3 5 (4.39%) User Experience
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.75%) iPad
6 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.75%) Statistics
7 1 (0.88%) AS400
7 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) iSeries
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 12 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.26%) Linux
3 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.39%) Unix
5 4 (3.51%) AIX
5 4 (3.51%) Solaris
5 4 (3.51%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) Capacity Planning
2 25 (21.93%) Database Security
2 25 (21.93%) Migration
3 24 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (20.18%) High Availability
5 20 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (15.79%) Database Optimisation
7 15 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (9.65%) CRM
9 10 (8.77%) Change Control
10 9 (7.89%) Workflow
11 8 (7.02%) ETL
12 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.14%) Performance Optimisation
13 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.26%) ITIL
13 6 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (4.39%) Performance Analysis
14 5 (4.39%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (4.39%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 95 (83.33%) SQL
2 66 (57.89%) T-SQL
3 28 (24.56%) C#
4 27 (23.68%) VB.NET
5 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.26%) VB
7 4 (3.51%) VBScript
8 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.63%) VB6
8 3 (2.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.14%) Degree
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) MCITP
4 1 (0.88%) MCPD
4 1 (0.88%) MCSE
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) SRDF
3 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 85 (74.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.79%) RedGate
3 16 (14.04%) Oracle
4 10 (8.77%) Remedy
5 8 (7.02%) VMware
6 5 (4.39%) EMC
7 4 (3.51%) IBM
8 2 (1.75%) HP
9 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco
9 1 (0.88%) Dell
9 1 (0.88%) Intel
9 1 (0.88%) NetApp
9 1 (0.88%) Pega
9 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.88%) TOWER Software
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Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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