The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 66 72 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.53% 0.46% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.12% 1.59% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £38,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
243 189 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 37.10% 29.17% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 222 184 143
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Northampton region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) C#
8 5 (25.00%) CCNP
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Retail
8 5 (25.00%) vSphere
8 5 (25.00%) Lync
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
8 5 (25.00%) SCCM
8 5 (25.00%) SCOM
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (20.00%) VCP5
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) DTS
5 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (15.00%) SAP BW
5 3 (15.00%) SAP BI
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) DBA
2 4 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Report Writer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Line Management
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNP
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) VCP5
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) SAP