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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 115 99 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 21 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 1.65% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 8.04% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 28
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,100 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £53,750 £55,750
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
537 460 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.62% 20.46% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 435 388 553
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (52.38%) Windows
4 21 (50.00%) SQL
5 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 13 (30.95%) EMC
7 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 11 (26.19%) LAN
8 11 (26.19%) WAN
8 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
9 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
10 9 (21.43%) Finance
11 8 (19.05%) VMware
11 8 (19.05%) Meridio
11 8 (19.05%) MCTS
11 8 (19.05%) XML
11 8 (19.05%) .NET
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (19.05%) SAN
11 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (16.67%) XenDesktop
12 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
12 7 (16.67%) Fujitsu
12 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (16.67%) Celerra
12 7 (16.67%) vSphere

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) LAN
1 11 (26.19%) WAN
2 8 (19.05%) SAN
3 7 (16.67%) WAAS
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (14.29%) DNS
4 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.90%) VPN
5 5 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.38%) SSL
6 1 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) LDAP
6 1 (2.38%) SSH
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (16.67%) IDOL
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (9.52%) Adabas
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.76%) MySQL
9 2 (4.76%) DTS
9 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (2.38%) OLAP
10 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) StarTeam
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Storage Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
6 3 (7.14%) DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Junior
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Graduate
7 2 (4.76%) Adabas Natural Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) XML
1 8 (19.05%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.52%) CSS
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) XSLT
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (2.38%) LINQ
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (2.38%) WCF
6 1 (2.38%) WPF
6 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.38%) Ajax
6 1 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Celerra
1 7 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) PKI
3 5 (11.90%) Statistics
4 2 (4.76%) NHS
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
1 6 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (11.90%) SOA
3 4 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.76%) Workflow
4 2 (4.76%) ETL
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.38%) Database Security
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) OOD
5 1 (2.38%) CRM
5 1 (2.38%) UML
5 1 (2.38%) Information Management
5 1 (2.38%) Document Management
5 1 (2.38%) Web Development
5 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) NATURAL
6 3 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) VB
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) MCTS
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.67%) NCDA
3 7 (16.67%) NCIE
3 7 (16.67%) VCAP
3 7 (16.67%) VTSP
3 7 (16.67%) CCIA
3 7 (16.67%) CCA
3 7 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (16.67%) CCEA
3 7 (16.67%) MCSE
3 7 (16.67%) MCITP
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) vSphere
3 7 (16.67%) vCloud
4 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (14.29%) Netcool
3 5 (11.90%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) EMC
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Meridio
4 7 (16.67%) Fujitsu
4 7 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 7 (16.67%) NetApp
4 7 (16.67%) Citrix
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco
5 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) Borland
8 1 (2.38%) ESRI
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