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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 174 105 85
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 343 575 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.54% 2.61% 3.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.62% 8.22% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 272 511 693
Average salary £44,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.97% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6104 6999 7411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.42% 31.72% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5185 6042 6787
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -26 78 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hampshire -18 76 £43,250 +21.83% 6
Berkshire -39 68 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Oxfordshire -18 42 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -17 39 £42,500 - 4
East Sussex +7 25 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Kent -51 10 £39,500 -12.22% 3
West Sussex -24 6 £36,750 -22.63% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 693 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 493 (71.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 404 (58.30%) SQL
4 367 (52.96%) .NET
5 326 (47.04%) C#
6 317 (45.74%) Microsoft
7 287 (41.41%) ASP.NET
8 263 (37.95%) Windows
9 255 (36.80%) HTML
10 211 (30.45%) JavaScript
11 202 (29.15%) XML
12 200 (28.86%) CSS
13 191 (27.56%) T-SQL
14 190 (27.42%) SQL Server 2012
15 189 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 188 (27.13%) Web Services
17 159 (22.94%) jQuery
18 158 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
19 147 (21.21%) .NET Framework
20 142 (20.49%) MS Excel
21 139 (20.06%) IIS
22 130 (18.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 127 (18.33%) MVC
24 126 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
25 125 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC
26 116 (16.74%) Windows Server 2003
27 112 (16.16%) Ajax
28 109 (15.73%) Oracle
29 104 (15.01%) SQL Server 2000
30 102 (14.72%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 139 (20.06%) IIS
2 71 (10.25%) MS Exchange
3 59 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 50 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (4.91%) Tomcat
6 33 (4.76%) Apache
7 25 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 25 (3.61%) K2 blackpearl
7 25 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (2.16%) JBoss
9 11 (1.59%) CMS
10 7 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.87%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.58%) Lync
12 4 (0.58%) WordPress
12 4 (0.58%) Node.js
12 4 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.58%) DNN
Applications
1 142 (20.49%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.63%) MS Office
3 18 (2.60%) Fireworks
3 18 (2.60%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (4.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 17 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.87%) Agresso
5 5 (0.72%) SalesLogix
6 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.58%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) Line 100
8 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.14%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.01%) SaaS
1 7 (1.01%) Office 365
2 5 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (9.96%) TCP/IP
2 58 (8.37%) SAN
3 49 (7.07%) Firewall
4 45 (6.49%) DNS
5 43 (6.20%) Internet
6 33 (4.76%) SSL
6 33 (4.76%) WAN
7 32 (4.62%) HTTP
8 31 (4.47%) LAN
9 26 (3.75%) VLAN
10 25 (3.61%) VPN
11 20 (2.89%) DHCP
12 17 (2.45%) iSCSI
13 16 (2.31%) Intranet
14 12 (1.73%) WAAS
14 12 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (1.44%) NAS
16 8 (1.15%) Network Security
17 7 (1.01%) Extranet
18 6 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 693 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 493 (71.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 190 (27.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 189 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 130 (18.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 104 (15.01%) SQL Server 2000
7 83 (11.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 70 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (6.06%) Oracle Database
10 38 (5.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 35 (5.05%) Data Mart
12 34 (4.91%) Oracle Database 11g
12 34 (4.91%) Star Schema
12 34 (4.91%) Cognos Report Studio
12 34 (4.91%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 34 (4.91%) Cognos Metric Studio
13 31 (4.47%) MySQL
14 28 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 27 (3.90%) Relational Database
16 17 (2.45%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 74 (10.68%) Visual Studio
2 59 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (6.78%) Git (software)
4 31 (4.47%) Subversion
5 19 (2.74%) NUnit
6 18 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 18 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
7 10 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (1.15%) Selenium
9 6 (0.87%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.72%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.58%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.58%) TestComplete
11 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.43%) Moq
12 3 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.29%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.29%) StyleCop
13 2 (0.29%) NDepend
General
1 91 (13.13%) Finance
2 31 (4.47%) Marketing
3 17 (2.45%) Back Office
4 13 (1.88%) Retail
5 11 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.59%) Automotive
6 7 (1.01%) Advertising
7 6 (0.87%) Legal
8 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.29%) Publishing
9 2 (0.29%) Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 377 (54.40%) Developer
2 129 (18.61%) .NET Developer
3 106 (15.30%) C# Developer
4 95 (13.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (10.82%) DBA
6 60 (8.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 59 (8.51%) Analyst
8 55 (7.94%) SQL Developer
9 52 (7.50%) SQL DBA
10 48 (6.93%) Administrator
11 46 (6.64%) Software Developer
12 44 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 36 (5.19%) Senior Developer
14 34 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
14 34 (4.91%) Cognos Developer
14 34 (4.91%) Cognos BI Developer
15 32 (4.62%) Programmer
16 31 (4.47%) Architect
17 30 (4.33%) SQL Server DBA
18 29 (4.18%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (52.96%) .NET
2 287 (41.41%) ASP.NET
3 255 (36.80%) HTML
4 202 (29.15%) XML
5 200 (28.86%) CSS
6 188 (27.13%) Web Services
7 159 (22.94%) jQuery
8 147 (21.21%) .NET Framework
9 125 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 112 (16.16%) Ajax
11 80 (11.54%) SOAP
12 79 (11.40%) WCF
13 77 (11.11%) HTML5
14 68 (9.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 67 (9.67%) XSLT
16 55 (7.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 54 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 53 (7.65%) LINQ
19 49 (7.07%) XHTML
20 46 (6.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.67%) Clustering
2 66 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (8.80%) Replication
4 23 (3.32%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.74%) Data Integration
7 17 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.45%) W3C
8 12 (1.73%) CLARiiON
8 12 (1.73%) RIA
8 12 (1.73%) Celerra
9 9 (1.30%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.01%) NHS
11 5 (0.72%) Statistics
11 5 (0.72%) Social Media
12 4 (0.58%) iPad
12 4 (0.58%) iPhone
12 4 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.58%) CMDB
13 3 (0.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 263 (37.95%) Windows
2 158 (22.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 116 (16.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 74 (10.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (7.50%) Linux
6 29 (4.18%) Windows 7
6 29 (4.18%) CentOS
7 28 (4.04%) Windows XP
8 27 (3.90%) UNIX
9 20 (2.89%) Windows 8
10 13 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.59%) Android
11 11 (1.59%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.30%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.29%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.14%) AIX
14 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (18.33%) MVC
2 126 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
4 79 (11.40%) ETL
5 68 (9.81%) Performance Tuning
6 67 (9.67%) TDD
7 61 (8.80%) Data Modelling
8 55 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 47 (6.78%) OO
10 46 (6.64%) Scrum
11 44 (6.35%) Migration
11 44 (6.35%) SOA
12 36 (5.19%) ITIL
13 32 (4.62%) Web Development
13 32 (4.62%) Mentoring
14 28 (4.04%) Software Engineering
15 26 (3.75%) Unit Testing
16 24 (3.46%) Data Migration
16 24 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (2.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 404 (58.30%) SQL
2 326 (47.04%) C#
3 211 (30.45%) JavaScript
4 191 (27.56%) T-SQL
5 65 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 63 (9.09%) Java
7 37 (5.34%) VBScript
8 30 (4.33%) VB
9 19 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.31%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.16%) VBA
12 14 (2.02%) PHP
13 13 (1.88%) NATURAL
14 9 (1.30%) VB6
15 8 (1.15%) C
16 6 (0.87%) C++
17 4 (0.58%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.58%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.43%) X++
19 2 (0.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 58 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (8.23%) Degree
3 36 (5.19%) MCITP
4 30 (4.33%) Security Cleared
5 26 (3.75%) MCSE
6 21 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (2.31%) MCTS
9 15 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.16%) MCSA
10 14 (2.02%) CCA
10 14 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (2.02%) CCEA
10 14 (2.02%) VCAP
10 14 (2.02%) VTSP
10 14 (2.02%) CCIA
11 12 (1.73%) NCDA
11 12 (1.73%) NCIE
11 12 (1.73%) ISEB
12 6 (0.87%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.32%) SLA
2 18 (2.60%) WCAG
2 18 (2.60%) WAI
3 17 (2.45%) QA
4 14 (2.02%) GAMP
5 6 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.58%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 98 (14.14%) Active Directory
2 51 (7.36%) vSphere
3 44 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 42 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (3.32%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (2.16%) XenDesktop
7 12 (1.73%) vCloud
8 8 (1.15%) XenApp
9 5 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.72%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.58%) XenServer
11 3 (0.43%) Xen
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.29%) Firmware
12 2 (0.29%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 29 (4.18%) SCCM
2 17 (2.45%) Backup Exec
3 16 (2.31%) SCOM
3 16 (2.31%) Data Guard
4 14 (2.02%) SCVMM
5 13 (1.88%) Nagios
6 11 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.30%) WSUS
7 9 (1.30%) SCDPM
8 8 (1.15%) Foglight
9 5 (0.72%) Netcool
9 5 (0.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.43%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.29%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.29%) Opsview
12 1 (0.14%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 317 (45.74%) Microsoft
2 109 (15.73%) Oracle
3 76 (10.97%) VMware
4 39 (5.63%) Cisco
5 38 (5.48%) IBM
6 36 (5.19%) Cognos
7 35 (5.05%) Citrix
7 35 (5.05%) Telerik
8 33 (4.76%) HP
9 28 (4.04%) Dell
10 22 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 22 (3.17%) NetApp
11 21 (3.03%) Adobe
12 19 (2.74%) EMC
13 14 (2.02%) Symantec
14 12 (1.73%) 3PAR
15 11 (1.59%) SAP
16 8 (1.15%) Business Objects
17 7 (1.01%) Sage
17 7 (1.01%) Mitel
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hastings, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25 to £35 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £25,000 to £26,000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £46000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Extremely competitive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £2500 - £22500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago