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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 170 105 95
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 353 542 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.64% 2.55% 3.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.79% 8.17% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 298 481 637
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
6098 6637 7148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.28% 31.22% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5019 5814 6458
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 £59,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -16 87 £45,000 +8.43% 6
Hampshire -17 87 £42,000 +20.00% 8
Berkshire -35 65 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Oxfordshire +1 49 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 40 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East Sussex -26 23 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Kent -42 7 £41,000 -15.89%
West Sussex -41 4 £29,000 -9.37% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 725 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 550 (75.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 441 (60.83%) SQL
4 413 (56.97%) .NET
5 360 (49.66%) C#
6 336 (46.34%) Microsoft
7 328 (45.24%) ASP.NET
8 272 (37.52%) HTML
9 268 (36.97%) Windows
10 229 (31.59%) JavaScript
11 224 (30.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 219 (30.21%) XML
13 206 (28.41%) CSS
13 206 (28.41%) T-SQL
14 189 (26.07%) Web Services
15 175 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 174 (24.00%) MVC
17 160 (22.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 158 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
19 156 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
20 155 (21.38%) jQuery
21 154 (21.24%) MS Excel
22 147 (20.28%) Windows Server 2008
23 143 (19.72%) .NET Framework
24 119 (16.41%) IIS
25 116 (16.00%) Ajax
26 102 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
26 102 (14.07%) SQL Server 2000
27 96 (13.24%) Finance
28 93 (12.83%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 119 (16.41%) IIS
2 59 (8.14%) MS Exchange
3 52 (7.17%) SharePoint
4 48 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (4.69%) Tomcat
6 32 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 31 (4.28%) Apache
8 27 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 24 (3.31%) K2 blackpearl
10 22 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 19 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (1.52%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (1.24%) CMS
14 7 (0.97%) Lync
15 6 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.55%) ArcGIS
16 4 (0.55%) WordPress
16 4 (0.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 154 (21.24%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.83%) MS Office
3 21 (2.90%) Photoshop
3 21 (2.90%) Fireworks
4 8 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.55%) Agresso
5 1 (0.14%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.24%) Office 365
3 7 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 54 (7.45%) SAN
3 37 (5.10%) DNS
4 36 (4.97%) Firewall
5 34 (4.69%) Internet
6 31 (4.28%) SSL
7 28 (3.86%) VPN
7 28 (3.86%) HTTP
8 25 (3.45%) WAN
8 25 (3.45%) LAN
9 22 (3.03%) Intranet
10 21 (2.90%) DHCP
11 19 (2.62%) iSCSI
12 17 (2.34%) VLAN
13 13 (1.79%) Extranet
14 12 (1.66%) WAAS
14 12 (1.66%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (1.52%) NAS
16 7 (0.97%) FTP
17 6 (0.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 725 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 550 (75.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 224 (30.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 175 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 160 (22.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 102 (14.07%) SQL Server 2000
7 82 (11.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 62 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (5.79%) Oracle Database
10 41 (5.66%) Relational Database
11 38 (5.24%) Oracle Database 10g
12 36 (4.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 28 (3.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 25 (3.45%) DTS
15 24 (3.31%) MySQL
15 24 (3.31%) Data Mart
16 22 (3.03%) Star Schema
16 22 (3.03%) Cognos Report Studio
16 22 (3.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 22 (3.03%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 80 (11.03%) Visual Studio
2 63 (8.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (4.83%) Git (software)
4 29 (4.00%) Subversion
5 25 (3.45%) NUnit
6 21 (2.90%) Dreamweaver
7 18 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.97%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.83%) Selenium
11 4 (0.55%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.55%) TestComplete
11 4 (0.55%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.28%) Moq
13 1 (0.14%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.14%) Hudson
13 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
13 1 (0.14%) MSI
General
1 96 (13.24%) Finance
2 27 (3.72%) Marketing
3 16 (2.21%) Retail
4 15 (2.07%) Automotive
5 12 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.52%) Back Office
7 8 (1.10%) Banking
8 7 (0.97%) Legal
8 7 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.97%) Advertising
9 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 414 (57.10%) Developer
2 149 (20.55%) .NET Developer
3 135 (18.62%) C# Developer
4 114 (15.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (12.28%) DBA
6 70 (9.66%) SQL DBA
7 61 (8.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 60 (8.28%) SQL Developer
8 60 (8.28%) Analyst
9 55 (7.59%) Administrator
10 52 (7.17%) Software Developer
11 46 (6.34%) Senior Developer
11 46 (6.34%) SQL Server DBA
12 41 (5.66%) Web Developer
13 35 (4.83%) Architect
14 34 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (4.41%) SQL Server Developer
16 29 (4.00%) Support Analyst
16 29 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 25 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (56.97%) .NET
2 328 (45.24%) ASP.NET
3 272 (37.52%) HTML
4 219 (30.21%) XML
5 206 (28.41%) CSS
6 189 (26.07%) Web Services
7 158 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 155 (21.38%) jQuery
9 143 (19.72%) .NET Framework
10 116 (16.00%) Ajax
11 93 (12.83%) WCF
12 82 (11.31%) HTML5
13 81 (11.17%) SOAP
14 76 (10.48%) XSLT
15 69 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 62 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 55 (7.59%) LINQ
18 50 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 47 (6.48%) XHTML
20 46 (6.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.03%) Clustering
2 74 (10.21%) Replication
3 56 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 13 (1.79%) NHS
7 12 (1.66%) CLARiiON
7 12 (1.66%) Celerra
8 11 (1.52%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.52%) RIA
8 11 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.24%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.83%) W3C
11 5 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.69%) Statistics
12 4 (0.55%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.55%) PKI
13 3 (0.41%) Social Media
13 3 (0.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 268 (36.97%) Windows
2 147 (20.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (7.45%) Linux
6 29 (4.00%) CentOS
7 28 (3.86%) Windows 7
7 28 (3.86%) Windows XP
8 24 (3.31%) UNIX
9 18 (2.48%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.38%) Android
11 10 (1.38%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.69%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.14%) AIX
14 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (24.00%) MVC
2 156 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
4 81 (11.17%) TDD
5 74 (10.21%) Performance Tuning
6 70 (9.66%) E-Commerce
7 67 (9.24%) Data Modelling
8 63 (8.69%) Scrum
9 53 (7.31%) OO
10 49 (6.76%) Web Development
11 48 (6.62%) ETL
12 47 (6.48%) Mentoring
13 44 (6.07%) SOA
14 37 (5.10%) ITIL
15 35 (4.83%) Software Engineering
16 33 (4.55%) Migration
17 25 (3.45%) Web Design
18 24 (3.31%) Unit Testing
19 22 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 441 (60.83%) SQL
2 360 (49.66%) C#
3 229 (31.59%) JavaScript
4 206 (28.41%) T-SQL
5 77 (10.62%) Java
6 65 (8.97%) VB.NET
7 40 (5.52%) VB
8 39 (5.38%) VBScript
9 28 (3.86%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.62%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.48%) PHP
12 17 (2.34%) C++
13 11 (1.52%) VBA
14 10 (1.38%) VB6
15 9 (1.24%) NATURAL
15 9 (1.24%) C
16 4 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.55%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 73 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (9.38%) Degree
3 32 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 29 (4.00%) MCITP
5 27 (3.72%) MCSE
6 20 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (2.76%) MCTS
7 19 (2.62%) SC Cleared
8 16 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.93%) CCIA
9 14 (1.93%) VCAP
9 14 (1.93%) VTSP
9 14 (1.93%) CCA
9 14 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (1.93%) CCEA
10 13 (1.79%) ISEB
11 12 (1.66%) NCDA
11 12 (1.66%) NCIE
12 8 (1.10%) MCDBA
13 7 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.72%) SLA
2 21 (2.90%) WCAG
2 21 (2.90%) WAI
3 16 (2.21%) QA
4 13 (1.79%) GAMP
5 5 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 91 (12.55%) Active Directory
2 44 (6.07%) Hyper-V
3 43 (5.93%) vSphere
4 39 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (2.21%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.07%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.93%) XenApp
7 14 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (1.66%) vCloud
9 7 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (0.97%) VMware Server
10 5 (0.69%) XenServer
11 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.41%) Xen
13 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.28%) Firmware
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (3.03%) SCCM
2 16 (2.21%) Data Guard
3 15 (2.07%) SCOM
4 13 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 12 (1.66%) SCVMM
6 11 (1.52%) Nagios
7 10 (1.38%) WSUS
8 6 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.55%) Netcool
9 4 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.55%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.41%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.28%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.28%) Opsview
11 2 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.14%) YUM
12 1 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
12 1 (0.14%) Plesk
Vendors
1 336 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 90 (12.41%) Oracle
3 74 (10.21%) VMware
4 42 (5.79%) Citrix
5 34 (4.69%) Cisco
6 28 (3.86%) HP
7 27 (3.72%) IBM
7 27 (3.72%) Telerik
8 24 (3.31%) NetApp
8 24 (3.31%) Cognos
9 23 (3.17%) Adobe
10 22 (3.03%) Red Hat
10 22 (3.03%) Dell
11 18 (2.48%) EMC
12 14 (1.93%) JBoss
13 12 (1.66%) Symantec
13 12 (1.66%) 3PAR
14 7 (0.97%) SAP
15 6 (0.83%) Business Objects
15 6 (0.83%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Richmond, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Liphook, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus a good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + + bonus + exceptional pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + £6,300 Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Domestic and General Group
Salary: Competitive - dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 26 days ago