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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 112 105 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 36 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.37% 1.71% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.91% 6.74% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 27
Average salary £51,250 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £53,750 £56,000
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
404 653 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.41% 25.38% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 324 550 501
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 27 November 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 28 (49.12%) Windows
5 19 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 18 (31.58%) SQL
6 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 15 (26.32%) EMC
8 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (24.56%) UNIX
8 14 (24.56%) XML
9 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (22.81%) HP
9 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
9 13 (22.81%) SOA
9 13 (22.81%) Adabas
9 13 (22.81%) MCTS
9 13 (22.81%) VMware
9 13 (22.81%) NATURAL
9 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (21.05%) VCAP
10 12 (21.05%) VTSP
10 12 (21.05%) 3PAR
10 12 (21.05%) NCDA
10 12 (21.05%) NCIE
10 12 (21.05%) CCIA
10 12 (21.05%) vCloud
10 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
1 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (10.53%) Apache
3 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.77%) IIS
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) WAAS
1 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (15.79%) LAN
2 9 (15.79%) WAN
3 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.28%) DNS
5 6 (10.53%) VPN
5 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (8.77%) SAN
7 2 (3.51%) HTTP
8 1 (1.75%) LDAP
8 1 (1.75%) FTP
8 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.75%) SSL
8 1 (1.75%) Internet
8 1 (1.75%) Telnet
8 1 (1.75%) Firewall
8 1 (1.75%) SSH
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (22.81%) Adabas
6 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (10.53%) MySQL
10 3 (5.26%) IDOL
11 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.75%) DB2
12 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
1 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Virtualisation Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Storage Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Programmer
4 11 (19.30%) Analyst Programmer
4 11 (19.30%) Adabas Natural Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Natural/Adabas Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
5 10 (17.54%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
5 10 (17.54%) Consultant
6 9 (15.79%) Analyst Developer
7 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Administrator
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) XML
2 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 7 (12.28%) .NET
3 6 (10.53%) CSS
4 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.02%) Ajax
6 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.26%) LAMP
7 1 (1.75%) DHTML
7 1 (1.75%) XSL
7 1 (1.75%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) jQuery
7 1 (1.75%) HTML5
7 1 (1.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) CLARiiON
1 12 (21.05%) Celerra
2 5 (8.77%) Statistics
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) UNIX
3 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.28%) Linux
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) HPUX
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) SOA
2 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.04%) Migration
4 4 (7.02%) MVC
4 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (3.51%) Change Management
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL
7 1 (1.75%) DSDM
7 1 (1.75%) Workflow
7 1 (1.75%) Scrum
7 1 (1.75%) System Testing
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.75%) V-Model
7 1 (1.75%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.75%) TDD
7 1 (1.75%) Web Development
7 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 13 (22.81%) NATURAL
3 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.53%) C#
4 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.77%) Java
5 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.26%) VBScript
7 3 (5.26%) VB
8 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Korn
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) MCTS
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (21.05%) NCDA
2 12 (21.05%) NCIE
2 12 (21.05%) VCAP
2 12 (21.05%) VTSP
2 12 (21.05%) CCIA
2 12 (21.05%) MCITP
2 12 (21.05%) MCSE
2 12 (21.05%) CCA
2 12 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (21.05%) CCEA
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
1 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.05%) XenDesktop
3 12 (21.05%) vSphere
3 12 (21.05%) vCloud
4 1 (1.75%) Xen
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) WSUS
2 3 (5.26%) Netcool
2 3 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.75%) Plesk
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) EMC
3 13 (22.81%) HP
3 13 (22.81%) VMware
4 12 (21.05%) 3PAR
4 12 (21.05%) Citrix
4 12 (21.05%) NetApp
4 12 (21.05%) Cisco
5 10 (17.54%) Oracle
6 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.26%) Meridio
7 3 (5.26%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.75%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday