The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 170 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 353 629 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.56% 2.85% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.16% 8.91% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 319 567 753
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6839 7058 7202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.20% 32.01% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5865 6188 6508
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -50 81 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -10 68 £40,000 +15.94% 9
Oxfordshire -20 60 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -17 53 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Berkshire -44 44 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Sussex -36 24 £36,750 +5.00% 1
Kent -27 17 £50,000 +19.04%
West Sussex -26 16 £32,000 -24.70% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 812 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 635 (78.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 512 (63.05%) SQL
4 506 (62.32%) .NET
5 423 (52.09%) C#
6 395 (48.65%) ASP.NET
7 376 (46.31%) Microsoft
8 296 (36.45%) Windows
9 268 (33.00%) HTML
10 264 (32.51%) T-SQL
11 253 (31.16%) JavaScript
11 253 (31.16%) MVC
12 251 (30.91%) XML
13 238 (29.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 205 (25.25%) MS Excel
15 204 (25.12%) CSS
16 202 (24.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 196 (24.14%) Web Services
18 195 (24.01%) ASP.NET MVC
19 185 (22.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 168 (20.69%) jQuery
21 154 (18.97%) .NET Framework
22 148 (18.23%) WCF
23 124 (15.27%) Ajax
24 118 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
25 114 (14.04%) IIS
26 112 (13.79%) Finance
27 111 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
28 100 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
29 96 (11.82%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 114 (14.04%) IIS
2 66 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 36 (4.43%) MS Exchange
4 30 (3.69%) Apache
4 30 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (2.96%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (2.09%) CMS
8 16 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.85%) K2 blackpearl
9 15 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (1.35%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.99%) ArcGIS
12 8 (0.99%) Drupal
13 7 (0.86%) WordPress
14 6 (0.74%) Alfresco
Applications
1 205 (25.25%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.43%) MS Office
3 17 (2.09%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.97%) Fireworks
5 9 (1.11%) MS Project
6 5 (0.62%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.37%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.86%) SaaS
2 7 (0.86%) Office 365
3 4 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.54%) TCP/IP
2 35 (4.31%) VPN
3 32 (3.94%) SAN
4 29 (3.57%) DNS
4 29 (3.57%) LAN
5 26 (3.20%) WAN
6 25 (3.08%) Internet
7 24 (2.96%) Intranet
8 23 (2.83%) Firewall
9 19 (2.34%) Extranet
9 19 (2.34%) HTTP
9 19 (2.34%) SSL
10 13 (1.60%) FTP
11 12 (1.48%) DHCP
12 10 (1.23%) iSCSI
13 8 (0.99%) NAS
13 8 (0.99%) LDAP
14 6 (0.74%) Network Security
14 6 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 812 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 635 (78.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 238 (29.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 202 (24.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 185 (22.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 96 (11.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 83 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 66 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
9 61 (7.51%) Relational Database
10 36 (4.43%) DTS
11 30 (3.69%) Oracle Database
12 26 (3.20%) MySQL
13 25 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 23 (2.83%) RDBMS
15 20 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
17 17 (2.09%) OLAP
18 10 (1.23%) MS Access
19 8 (0.99%) IDOL
20 7 (0.86%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 82 (10.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 81 (9.98%) Visual Studio
3 31 (3.82%) NUnit
4 24 (2.96%) Subversion
4 24 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 22 (2.71%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.97%) Dreamweaver
7 11 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.86%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.74%) ReSharper
10 5 (0.62%) Selenium
10 5 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.62%) Moq
11 4 (0.49%) ERwin
11 4 (0.49%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.37%) InstallShield
13 2 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.25%) MSI
13 2 (0.25%) StarTeam
13 2 (0.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 112 (13.79%) Finance
2 21 (2.59%) Automotive
3 20 (2.46%) Marketing
4 19 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.97%) Retail
6 10 (1.23%) Banking
6 10 (1.23%) Legal
7 9 (1.11%) Back Office
8 7 (0.86%) Advertising
9 5 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.25%) Publishing
11 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 476 (58.62%) Developer
2 183 (22.54%) .NET Developer
3 159 (19.58%) C# Developer
4 113 (13.92%) DBA
5 111 (13.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 95 (11.70%) SQL DBA
7 83 (10.22%) Software Developer
8 73 (8.99%) SQL Developer
9 66 (8.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 65 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 63 (7.76%) Senior Developer
12 62 (7.64%) SQL Server DBA
12 62 (7.64%) Administrator
13 57 (7.02%) Web Developer
14 48 (5.91%) Analyst
15 44 (5.42%) SQL Server Developer
16 38 (4.68%) Architect
17 30 (3.69%) Support Analyst
17 30 (3.69%) C# Web Developer
18 29 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (62.32%) .NET
2 395 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 268 (33.00%) HTML
4 251 (30.91%) XML
5 204 (25.12%) CSS
6 196 (24.14%) Web Services
7 195 (24.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 168 (20.69%) jQuery
9 154 (18.97%) .NET Framework
10 148 (18.23%) WCF
11 124 (15.27%) Ajax
12 94 (11.58%) XSLT
13 85 (10.47%) HTML5
14 70 (8.62%) SOAP
15 63 (7.76%) WinForms
16 62 (7.64%) LINQ
17 60 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 50 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 48 (5.91%) CSS3
20 47 (5.79%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.24%) Replication
2 70 (8.62%) Clustering
3 34 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 23 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.34%) N-Tier
6 18 (2.22%) NHS
7 14 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.11%) Social Media
9 9 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 8 (0.99%) W3C
10 8 (0.99%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.86%) PKI
11 7 (0.86%) iPhone
11 7 (0.86%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.62%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.62%) Statistics
12 5 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.62%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.49%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 296 (36.45%) Windows
2 118 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 111 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 61 (7.51%) Linux
5 48 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (3.82%) Windows XP
7 23 (2.83%) UNIX
7 23 (2.83%) CentOS
8 22 (2.71%) Android
9 20 (2.46%) Windows 7
10 18 (2.22%) Apple iOS
11 17 (2.09%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.74%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.74%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.62%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.62%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.37%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (31.16%) MVC
2 100 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
4 91 (11.21%) TDD
5 88 (10.84%) OO
6 77 (9.48%) Scrum
7 70 (8.62%) E-Commerce
8 69 (8.50%) Performance Tuning
9 67 (8.25%) Web Development
10 64 (7.88%) Software Engineering
11 55 (6.77%) SOA
12 52 (6.40%) Data Modelling
13 51 (6.28%) BDD
14 45 (5.54%) Migration
15 37 (4.56%) UML
16 35 (4.31%) ITIL
17 34 (4.19%) ETL
18 32 (3.94%) OOP
19 29 (3.57%) Unit Testing
20 25 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 512 (63.05%) SQL
2 423 (52.09%) C#
3 264 (32.51%) T-SQL
4 253 (31.16%) JavaScript
5 87 (10.71%) Java
5 87 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 48 (5.91%) VB
7 41 (5.05%) PHP
8 40 (4.93%) C++
8 40 (4.93%) VBScript
9 26 (3.20%) PowerShell
10 16 (1.97%) C
11 12 (1.48%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.11%) VB6
13 8 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.62%) VBA
15 4 (0.49%) Python
15 4 (0.49%) Perl
16 3 (0.37%) Delphi
16 3 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (10.59%) Degree
2 61 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (3.08%) MCITP
4 24 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 23 (2.83%) MCSE
6 15 (1.85%) MCP
7 14 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (1.72%) MCTS
8 13 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.35%) MCDBA
10 9 (1.11%) CCNA
10 9 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.74%) VCAP
11 6 (0.74%) VTSP
11 6 (0.74%) CCIA
11 6 (0.74%) ISEB
11 6 (0.74%) CCA
11 6 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (0.74%) CCEA
11 6 (0.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.96%) SLA
2 16 (1.97%) WCAG
2 16 (1.97%) WAI
2 16 (1.97%) QA
3 6 (0.74%) GAMP
4 5 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 73 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 34 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.83%) vSphere
5 15 (1.85%) VMware ESX
6 13 (1.60%) XenApp
7 7 (0.86%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.62%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.49%) XenServer
10 4 (0.49%) vCloud
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.37%) Xen
12 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (0.99%) WSUS
2 8 (0.99%) Plesk
3 7 (0.86%) Netcool
4 6 (0.74%) SCCM
4 6 (0.74%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.37%) SCOM
7 2 (0.25%) Nagios
7 2 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.25%) Opsview
8 1 (0.12%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.12%) YUM
Vendors
1 376 (46.31%) Microsoft
2 76 (9.36%) Oracle
3 67 (8.25%) VMware
4 29 (3.57%) Citrix
5 20 (2.46%) Cisco
6 18 (2.22%) Telerik
7 17 (2.09%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.97%) Adobe
9 15 (1.85%) Cognos
9 15 (1.85%) Symantec
10 13 (1.60%) NetApp
10 13 (1.60%) EMC
11 12 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.35%) Meridio
13 10 (1.23%) Fujitsu
13 10 (1.23%) IBM
14 9 (1.11%) Business Objects
15 8 (0.99%) ESRI
16 7 (0.86%) Sybase
16 7 (0.86%) Acronis
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: C.40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago