The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 181 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
-78 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 345 539 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.57% 2.57% 3.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.40% 8.13% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 302 474 680
Average salary £42,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.32% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6383 6630 7282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.05% 31.55% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5274 5784 6588
Average salary £44,412 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.49% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -22 86 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Hampshire -16 83 £42,000 +20.00% 7
Berkshire -36 57 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Oxfordshire -1 48 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Buckinghamshire -13 41 £42,500 +21.42% 4
East Sussex -28 23 £36,000 +10.76% 3
West Sussex -36 8 £29,000 -10.07% 1
Kent -32 7 £45,500 -9.00%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 738 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 577 (78.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 455 (61.65%) SQL
4 437 (59.21%) .NET
5 383 (51.90%) C#
6 354 (47.97%) ASP.NET
7 339 (45.93%) Microsoft
8 268 (36.31%) HTML
9 255 (34.55%) Windows
10 232 (31.44%) JavaScript
11 225 (30.49%) XML
12 223 (30.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 218 (29.54%) T-SQL
14 203 (27.51%) CSS
15 202 (27.37%) MVC
16 186 (25.20%) Web Services
17 181 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 170 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
19 165 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
20 160 (21.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 157 (21.27%) MS Excel
22 152 (20.60%) jQuery
23 144 (19.51%) .NET Framework
24 128 (17.34%) Windows Server 2008
25 119 (16.12%) Ajax
26 109 (14.77%) WCF
26 109 (14.77%) IIS
27 97 (13.14%) Finance
28 94 (12.74%) SQL Server 2000
29 92 (12.47%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 109 (14.77%) IIS
2 55 (7.45%) SharePoint
3 44 (5.96%) MS Exchange
4 37 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (4.34%) Tomcat
6 30 (4.07%) Apache
7 27 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 22 (2.98%) K2 blackpearl
10 20 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2003
12 17 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.49%) WebSphere
15 9 (1.22%) CMS
16 8 (1.08%) Lync
17 7 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
18 4 (0.54%) WordPress
18 4 (0.54%) ArcGIS
18 4 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 157 (21.27%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.61%) MS Office
3 20 (2.71%) Photoshop
3 20 (2.71%) Fireworks
4 10 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.41%) MS Project
5 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.27%) Agresso
5 1 (0.14%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.22%) Office 365
3 7 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.64%) TCP/IP
2 48 (6.50%) SAN
3 30 (4.07%) Internet
4 29 (3.93%) DNS
5 28 (3.79%) VPN
6 26 (3.52%) HTTP
6 26 (3.52%) SSL
7 25 (3.39%) Firewall
8 22 (2.98%) Intranet
9 21 (2.85%) LAN
10 20 (2.71%) WAN
10 20 (2.71%) iSCSI
11 15 (2.03%) Extranet
12 13 (1.76%) DHCP
13 11 (1.49%) NAS
14 10 (1.36%) FTP
14 10 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (1.36%) WAAS
15 9 (1.22%) LDAP
16 6 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 577 (78.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 223 (30.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 181 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 160 (21.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 94 (12.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 81 (10.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 63 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (5.69%) Relational Database
10 37 (5.01%) Oracle Database
11 35 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 34 (4.61%) Oracle Database 10g
13 29 (3.93%) DTS
14 27 (3.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 21 (2.85%) MySQL
16 20 (2.71%) Data Mart
17 18 (2.44%) OLAP
17 18 (2.44%) Star Schema
17 18 (2.44%) Cognos Report Studio
17 18 (2.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 78 (10.57%) Visual Studio
2 64 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (4.20%) Git (software)
4 28 (3.79%) NUnit
5 27 (3.66%) Subversion
6 20 (2.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 20 (2.71%) Dreamweaver
7 9 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.68%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.68%) Selenium
10 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.41%) TestComplete
12 2 (0.27%) Moq
13 1 (0.14%) Hudson
13 1 (0.14%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
13 1 (0.14%) MSI
13 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
General
1 97 (13.14%) Finance
2 24 (3.25%) Marketing
3 17 (2.30%) Automotive
4 15 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.03%) Retail
5 9 (1.22%) Back Office
5 9 (1.22%) Banking
6 7 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 7 (0.95%) Advertising
7 6 (0.81%) Legal
8 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.14%) Publishing
9 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 433 (58.67%) Developer
2 154 (20.87%) .NET Developer
3 147 (19.92%) C# Developer
4 112 (15.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 96 (13.01%) DBA
6 76 (10.30%) Software Developer
7 74 (10.03%) SQL DBA
8 61 (8.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 60 (8.13%) SQL Developer
10 56 (7.59%) Analyst
11 51 (6.91%) Administrator
12 50 (6.78%) Web Developer
13 48 (6.50%) SQL Server DBA
14 47 (6.37%) Senior Developer
15 41 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
16 34 (4.61%) SQL Server Developer
16 34 (4.61%) Architect
17 29 (3.93%) Support Analyst
18 26 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 23 (3.12%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (59.21%) .NET
2 354 (47.97%) ASP.NET
3 268 (36.31%) HTML
4 225 (30.49%) XML
5 203 (27.51%) CSS
6 186 (25.20%) Web Services
7 170 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 152 (20.60%) jQuery
9 144 (19.51%) .NET Framework
10 119 (16.12%) Ajax
11 109 (14.77%) WCF
12 83 (11.25%) HTML5
13 76 (10.30%) SOAP
14 75 (10.16%) XSLT
15 66 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 63 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 55 (7.45%) LINQ
18 47 (6.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 47 (6.37%) CSS3
19 45 (6.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.57%) Replication
2 74 (10.03%) Clustering
3 56 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.03%) NHS
7 15 (2.03%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.49%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.36%) RIA
9 10 (1.36%) Celerra
9 10 (1.36%) CLARiiON
10 5 (0.68%) iPhone
10 5 (0.68%) W3C
10 5 (0.68%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.68%) Statistics
10 5 (0.68%) PKI
11 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 255 (34.55%) Windows
2 128 (17.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 92 (12.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (7.45%) Linux
5 44 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (3.66%) Windows XP
6 27 (3.66%) CentOS
7 25 (3.39%) Windows 7
8 20 (2.71%) UNIX
8 20 (2.71%) Android
9 18 (2.44%) Apple iOS
10 13 (1.76%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.41%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.41%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.41%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (27.37%) MVC
2 165 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
4 90 (12.20%) TDD
5 72 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 70 (9.49%) E-Commerce
7 67 (9.08%) Scrum
8 62 (8.40%) Data Modelling
9 60 (8.13%) Web Development
10 59 (7.99%) OO
11 52 (7.05%) SOA
12 51 (6.91%) Mentoring
13 45 (6.10%) Software Engineering
14 42 (5.69%) ETL
15 38 (5.15%) ITIL
16 35 (4.74%) Migration
17 31 (4.20%) BDD
18 27 (3.66%) UML
19 24 (3.25%) Performance Monitoring
19 24 (3.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 455 (61.65%) SQL
2 383 (51.90%) C#
3 232 (31.44%) JavaScript
4 218 (29.54%) T-SQL
5 84 (11.38%) Java
6 61 (8.27%) VB.NET
7 42 (5.69%) VB
8 38 (5.15%) VBScript
9 28 (3.79%) PHP
9 28 (3.79%) C++
10 26 (3.52%) PowerShell
11 19 (2.57%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.36%) VB6
13 7 (0.95%) NATURAL
13 7 (0.95%) C
14 6 (0.81%) VBA
15 4 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.54%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 72 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (9.35%) Degree
3 29 (3.93%) MCITP
4 26 (3.52%) MCSE
5 25 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.71%) MCTS
7 19 (2.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.90%) ISEB
10 13 (1.76%) SC Cleared
11 12 (1.63%) CCA
11 12 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (1.63%) CCEA
11 12 (1.63%) VCAP
11 12 (1.63%) VTSP
11 12 (1.63%) CCIA
12 11 (1.49%) MCP
13 10 (1.36%) MCDBA
13 10 (1.36%) NCDA
13 10 (1.36%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.79%) SLA
2 20 (2.71%) WCAG
2 20 (2.71%) WAI
3 14 (1.90%) QA
4 12 (1.63%) GAMP
5 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 35 (4.74%) vSphere
3 33 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (4.47%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 14 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (1.76%) XenApp
6 13 (1.76%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.36%) vCloud
8 8 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (0.81%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.68%) XenServer
12 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.41%) Xen
14 2 (0.27%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.14%) KVM
15 1 (0.14%) qmail
Systems Management
1 16 (2.17%) Data Guard
2 12 (1.63%) SCCM
3 8 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 8 (1.08%) WSUS
3 8 (1.08%) SCOM
4 5 (0.68%) Netcool
4 5 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (0.68%) Nagios
4 5 (0.68%) SCVMM
5 4 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.41%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.27%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.27%) Plesk
7 2 (0.27%) Opsview
7 2 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.14%) YUM
8 1 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 339 (45.93%) Microsoft
2 82 (11.11%) Oracle
3 63 (8.54%) VMware
4 39 (5.28%) Citrix
5 28 (3.79%) Cisco
6 23 (3.12%) Telerik
7 22 (2.98%) IBM
7 22 (2.98%) Red Hat
8 20 (2.71%) Cognos
8 20 (2.71%) Adobe
8 20 (2.71%) NetApp
9 19 (2.57%) HP
10 17 (2.30%) EMC
11 14 (1.90%) JBoss
12 11 (1.49%) Symantec
13 10 (1.36%) Dell
13 10 (1.36%) 3PAR
14 7 (0.95%) SAP
14 7 (0.95%) Meridio
15 6 (0.81%) Fujitsu
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Bonus and 26 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + £6,300 Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Benefits include 25 days’ holiday, contributor
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Benefits include 25 days’ holiday, contributor
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + benefits. Benefits include 25 days’ holiday,
Posted: 6 days ago