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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / North West
Rank 199 179 164
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 48 57 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 1.01% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.35% 3.18% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 94
Median salary £41,500 £43,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%

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
2039 1791 2318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.88% 31.71% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1561 2010
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 £41,500 -5.94% 5
Merseyside +7 9 £50,000 -
Cheshire +18 7 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Lancashire -11 2 £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 24 February 2017, 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.

1 115 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 85 (73.91%) SQL
3 76 (66.09%) Microsoft
4 73 (63.48%) .NET
5 70 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 54 (46.96%) C#
7 38 (33.04%) T-SQL
8 37 (32.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET
10 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (25.22%) MS Excel
13 28 (24.35%) Web Services
13 28 (24.35%) Windows
14 26 (22.61%) HTML
14 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2014
15 25 (21.74%) .NET Framework
15 25 (21.74%) VB.NET
15 25 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (20.00%) Finance
18 22 (19.13%) Replication
19 21 (18.26%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (18.26%) XML
20 20 (17.39%) MySQL
20 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
20 20 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
21 19 (16.52%) Capacity Planning
21 19 (16.52%) Migration
21 19 (16.52%) Disaster Recovery

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 11 (9.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.74%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.74%) IIS
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (25.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.09%) IaaS
2 7 (6.09%) PaaS
2 7 (6.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.48%) SAN
3 1 (0.87%) DHCP
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.87%) NAS
3 1 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (32.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 25 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (17.39%) MySQL
8 18 (15.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (11.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 13 (11.30%) MongoDB
9 13 (11.30%) RDBMS
9 13 (11.30%) Relational Database
9 13 (11.30%) SQL Server 2000
9 13 (11.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (3.48%) OLAP
12 4 (3.48%) OLTP
12 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
13 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.74%) NUnit
2 2 (1.74%) Selenium
2 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.87%) Maven
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.87%) Subversion
3 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (20.00%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Advertising
3 7 (6.09%) Multimedia
4 6 (5.22%) Legal
5 4 (3.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (46.09%) Developer
2 33 (28.70%) DBA
2 33 (28.70%) SQL DBA
3 21 (18.26%) .NET Developer
4 14 (12.17%) SQL Developer
4 14 (12.17%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (9.57%) Analyst
6 10 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.70%) Team Leader
7 8 (6.96%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 8 (6.96%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (6.96%) C# Programmer
7 8 (6.96%) HTML Developer
7 8 (6.96%) Programmer
7 8 (6.96%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (6.96%) Senior DBA
7 8 (6.96%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.96%) VB Programmer
7 8 (6.96%) VB6 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (63.48%) .NET
2 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 28 (24.35%) Web Services
4 26 (22.61%) HTML
5 25 (21.74%) .NET Framework
6 21 (18.26%) XML
7 16 (13.91%) CSS
8 15 (13.04%) WCF
9 14 (12.17%) Ajax
10 8 (6.96%) RESTful
10 8 (6.96%) SOAP
10 8 (6.96%) XHTML
11 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (5.22%) CSS3
11 6 (5.22%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.22%) JSON
12 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 2 (1.74%) DHTML
14 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.13%) Replication
2 16 (13.91%) Clustering
3 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.83%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.83%) iPad
5 8 (6.96%) AS400
5 8 (6.96%) iSeries
5 8 (6.96%) Mainframe
6 7 (6.09%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.35%) Windows
2 4 (3.48%) Windows 10
2 4 (3.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Unix
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.26%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (16.52%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (16.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (16.52%) Migration
5 18 (15.65%) High Availability
6 15 (13.04%) ETL
7 14 (12.17%) MVC
8 13 (11.30%) Business Continuity
8 13 (11.30%) Database Security
9 12 (10.43%) Data Analysis
10 11 (9.57%) Statistics
11 10 (8.70%) SDLC
12 8 (6.96%) Database Optimisation
12 8 (6.96%) ITIL
13 7 (6.09%) CRM
13 7 (6.09%) Data Management
13 7 (6.09%) Data Modelling
13 7 (6.09%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 85 (73.91%) SQL
2 54 (46.96%) C#
3 38 (33.04%) T-SQL
4 25 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 12 (10.43%) VB
6 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.83%) VB6
8 6 (5.22%) PHP
9 5 (4.35%) VBA
10 4 (3.48%) VBScript
11 2 (1.74%) J#
12 1 (0.87%) C
12 1 (0.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.57%) Degree
3 10 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.09%) MCSA
5 1 (0.87%) CCNA
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) PCI DSS
1 7 (6.09%) QA
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.87%) KVM
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 76 (66.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.96%) RedGate
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) Cognos
4 2 (1.74%) HP
4 2 (1.74%) IBM
4 2 (1.74%) Sage
4 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.87%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco
5 1 (0.87%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.87%) NetApp
5 1 (0.87%) Pega
5 1 (0.87%) Remedy
5 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.87%) Symantec
5 1 (0.87%) TOWER Software
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
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