The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 55 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 21 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.06% 1.59% 4.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.86% 6.92% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 25
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
237 130 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.50% 22.93% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 208 119 189
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 20 (51.28%) T-SQL
4 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
5 18 (46.15%) C#
5 18 (46.15%) .NET
6 16 (41.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (33.33%) Windows
8 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (25.64%) WCF
10 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (25.64%) VMware
10 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
10 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
12 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (20.51%) XML
12 8 (20.51%) HTML
12 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
12 8 (20.51%) CSS
12 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.51%) vSphere
13 7 (17.95%) jQuery

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (10.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
1 5 (12.82%) WAAS
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 3 (7.69%) NAS
4 2 (5.13%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) WAN
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (41.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (17.95%) DTS
8 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.26%) ZAP BI
9 4 (10.26%) OLAP
10 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 10 (25.64%) SQL DBA
3 10 (25.64%) DBA
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
5 5 (12.82%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Virtualisation Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Storage Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) WCF
3 8 (20.51%) XML
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) SOAP
5 4 (10.26%) Web Services
5 4 (10.26%) Ajax
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.26%) MDX
6 3 (7.69%) WinForms
6 3 (7.69%) Software Packaging
6 3 (7.69%) LINQ
6 3 (7.69%) WPF
6 3 (7.69%) WF
6 3 (7.69%) Silverlight
6 3 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) CLARiiON
2 5 (12.82%) Celerra
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.38%) ETL
3 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.82%) ERP
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analytics
4 4 (10.26%) Analytics
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) CRM
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) MVC
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) TDD
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Database Security
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 20 (51.28%) T-SQL
3 18 (46.15%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (12.82%) MCITP
2 5 (12.82%) MCTS
2 5 (12.82%) MCSE
2 5 (12.82%) CCA
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (12.82%) CCEA
2 5 (12.82%) VCAP
2 5 (12.82%) VTSP
2 5 (12.82%) NCDA
2 5 (12.82%) NCIE
2 5 (12.82%) CCIA
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (20.51%) vSphere
2 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
2 5 (12.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) VMware
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco
3 5 (12.82%) NetApp
3 5 (12.82%) EMC
3 5 (12.82%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) 3PAR
4 2 (5.13%) Pega
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) AppSense
5 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.56%) Macromedia