The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 114 114 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 30 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.17% 1.37% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.70% 5.27% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 29
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £31,820
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £54,375 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
448 645 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.54% 25.92% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 370 525 521
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
3 30 (53.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (46.43%) Windows
5 19 (33.93%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (28.57%) UNIX
7 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (25.00%) Oracle
8 14 (25.00%) XML
8 14 (25.00%) EMC
9 13 (23.21%) SQL
9 13 (23.21%) SOA
9 13 (23.21%) Adabas
9 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
9 13 (23.21%) HP
9 13 (23.21%) NATURAL
10 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (21.43%) VMware
10 12 (21.43%) MCTS
10 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (19.64%) MCSE
11 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (19.64%) Cisco
11 11 (19.64%) Citrix

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) Apache
4 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.36%) JBoss
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.79%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) WAAS
1 11 (19.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (12.50%) SAN
3 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.93%) LAN
4 5 (8.93%) WAN
5 4 (7.14%) HTTP
6 3 (5.36%) LDAP
6 3 (5.36%) DNS
6 3 (5.36%) Firewall
6 3 (5.36%) NAS
7 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.79%) SSL
8 1 (1.79%) FTP
8 1 (1.79%) SSH
8 1 (1.79%) Internet
8 1 (1.79%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (53.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (33.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (23.21%) Adabas
6 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (14.29%) MySQL
9 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (5.36%) IDOL
11 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Architect
3 12 (21.43%) Consultant
3 12 (21.43%) Programmer
4 11 (19.64%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Virtualisation Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Storage Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Natural/Adabas Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
4 11 (19.64%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Analyst Programmer
4 11 (19.64%) Adabas Natural Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
6 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Consultant
6 9 (16.07%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Support Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Team Leader
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) XML
2 10 (17.86%) .NET
3 8 (14.29%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) CSS
5 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.36%) LAMP
8 1 (1.79%) jQuery
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.79%) HTML5
8 1 (1.79%) CSS3
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.79%) DHTML
8 1 (1.79%) Web Services
8 1 (1.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) CLARiiON
1 11 (19.64%) Celerra
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 16 (28.57%) UNIX
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.93%) Linux
6 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) AIX
8 1 (1.79%) HPUX
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) SOA
2 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 5 (8.93%) MVC
5 3 (5.36%) Release Management
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.57%) Web Development
6 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL
7 1 (1.79%) DSDM
7 1 (1.79%) Workflow
7 1 (1.79%) Scrum
7 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.79%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.79%) System Testing
7 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.79%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
1 13 (23.21%) NATURAL
2 7 (12.50%) C#
2 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.93%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) VBScript
6 3 (5.36%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) MCTS
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (19.64%) NCDA
2 11 (19.64%) NCIE
2 11 (19.64%) VCAP
2 11 (19.64%) VTSP
2 11 (19.64%) CCIA
2 11 (19.64%) MCITP
2 11 (19.64%) MCSE
2 11 (19.64%) CCA
2 11 (19.64%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (19.64%) CCEA
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
3 11 (19.64%) XenDesktop
3 11 (19.64%) vSphere
3 11 (19.64%) vCloud
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Netcool
1 3 (5.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
1 3 (5.36%) OpenAM
2 2 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) Plesk
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 14 (25.00%) EMC
3 13 (23.21%) HP
4 12 (21.43%) VMware
5 11 (19.64%) 3PAR
5 11 (19.64%) Citrix
5 11 (19.64%) NetApp
5 11 (19.64%) Cisco
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.36%) Meridio
7 3 (5.36%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.79%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago