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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 129 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.65% 0.89% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.54% 4.26% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 19
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
590 493 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.45% 20.95% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 492 417 455
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £64,525
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (53.33%) Windows
5 15 (50.00%) Oracle
5 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (43.33%) SaaS
7 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (36.67%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (36.67%) Linux
8 11 (36.67%) JBoss
8 11 (36.67%) Apache
8 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
8 11 (36.67%) MySQL
8 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
8 11 (36.67%) Puppet
9 10 (33.33%) OpenAM
9 10 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 10 (33.33%) NAS
9 10 (33.33%) Firewall
9 10 (33.33%) Perl
9 10 (33.33%) LDAP
9 10 (33.33%) UNIX
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 10 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 10 (33.33%) HTTP
9 10 (33.33%) SAN

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 11 (36.67%) JBoss
1 11 (36.67%) Apache
1 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
1 11 (36.67%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.67%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (33.33%) LDAP
2 10 (33.33%) HTTP
2 10 (33.33%) SAN
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (36.67%) MySQL
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (6.67%) DTS
11 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) WPF
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) Ext JS
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) UNIX
3 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) Release Management
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) MVC
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) SOA
4 2 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Process Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) OOD
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Perl
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) X++
6 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
2 10 (33.33%) OpenAM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Symantec
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) EMC
3 2 (6.67%) Lotus
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago