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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 172 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 356 546 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.58% 2.57% 3.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.33% 8.12% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 320 485 702
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
6673 6727 7237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.57% 31.65% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5604 5868 6528
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 August 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 August 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 -24 95 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Hampshire -9 82 £41,000 +17.14% 2
Oxfordshire -12 53 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Berkshire -42 53 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Buckinghamshire -30 38 £42,500 +21.42% 3
East Sussex -37 24 £36,000 +5.88% 1
West Sussex -25 10 £32,000 -8.57%
Kent -29 10 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 760 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 595 (78.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 480 (63.16%) SQL
4 461 (60.66%) .NET
5 395 (51.97%) C#
6 375 (49.34%) ASP.NET
7 356 (46.84%) Microsoft
8 269 (35.39%) Windows
9 267 (35.13%) HTML
10 237 (31.18%) JavaScript
11 231 (30.39%) T-SQL
12 229 (30.13%) XML
13 225 (29.61%) MVC
14 222 (29.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 202 (26.58%) CSS
16 192 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 187 (24.61%) Web Services
18 182 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 170 (22.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 164 (21.58%) MS Excel
21 153 (20.13%) jQuery
22 149 (19.61%) .NET Framework
23 126 (16.58%) Windows Server 2008
24 122 (16.05%) WCF
25 119 (15.66%) Ajax
26 110 (14.47%) IIS
27 100 (13.16%) Finance
28 96 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
29 95 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
30 93 (12.24%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 110 (14.47%) IIS
2 54 (7.11%) SharePoint
3 42 (5.53%) MS Exchange
4 36 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (4.08%) Tomcat
6 30 (3.95%) Apache
7 25 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 22 (2.89%) K2 blackpearl
10 21 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.45%) WebSphere
15 10 (1.32%) CMS
16 7 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
17 6 (0.79%) Lync
18 5 (0.66%) WordPress
19 4 (0.53%) Node.js
19 4 (0.53%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 164 (21.58%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.21%) MS Office
3 20 (2.63%) Fireworks
3 20 (2.63%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.53%) MS Project
5 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (1.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.92%) Office 365
3 4 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.71%) TCP/IP
2 44 (5.79%) SAN
3 31 (4.08%) VPN
3 31 (4.08%) DNS
4 28 (3.68%) Internet
5 26 (3.42%) SSL
5 26 (3.42%) HTTP
6 24 (3.16%) LAN
7 23 (3.03%) WAN
8 22 (2.89%) Intranet
8 22 (2.89%) Firewall
9 19 (2.50%) iSCSI
10 16 (2.11%) Extranet
11 14 (1.84%) DHCP
12 11 (1.45%) FTP
13 8 (1.05%) LDAP
13 8 (1.05%) NAS
13 8 (1.05%) WAAS
13 8 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 760 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 595 (78.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 222 (29.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 192 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 170 (22.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 93 (12.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 87 (11.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 64 (8.42%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (5.92%) Relational Database
10 37 (4.87%) Oracle Database
11 35 (4.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 33 (4.34%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (3.68%) DTS
14 26 (3.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 20 (2.63%) MySQL
16 18 (2.37%) OLAP
17 15 (1.97%) RDBMS
18 14 (1.84%) Data Mart
19 12 (1.58%) MS Access
19 12 (1.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 78 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 71 (9.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (4.08%) NUnit
4 29 (3.82%) Git (software)
5 27 (3.55%) Subversion
6 24 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 20 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.79%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.53%) Selenium
11 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.39%) Moq
13 2 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.26%) TestComplete
13 2 (0.26%) ERwin
14 1 (0.13%) MSI
14 1 (0.13%) InstallShield
14 1 (0.13%) StarTeam
14 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
General
1 100 (13.16%) Finance
2 23 (3.03%) Marketing
3 18 (2.37%) Automotive
3 18 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.11%) Retail
5 9 (1.18%) Banking
6 7 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 7 (0.92%) Advertising
6 7 (0.92%) Back Office
7 6 (0.79%) Legal
8 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.13%) Publishing
9 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 443 (58.29%) Developer
2 165 (21.71%) .NET Developer
3 152 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 113 (14.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 108 (14.21%) DBA
6 84 (11.05%) SQL DBA
7 81 (10.66%) Software Developer
8 64 (8.42%) SQL Developer
8 64 (8.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 57 (7.50%) Administrator
10 55 (7.24%) Web Developer
11 52 (6.84%) Senior Developer
11 52 (6.84%) SQL Server DBA
11 52 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
12 48 (6.32%) Analyst
13 40 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
14 35 (4.61%) Architect
15 26 (3.42%) Consultant
15 26 (3.42%) C# Web Developer
16 25 (3.29%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (60.66%) .NET
2 375 (49.34%) ASP.NET
3 267 (35.13%) HTML
4 229 (30.13%) XML
5 202 (26.58%) CSS
6 187 (24.61%) Web Services
7 182 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 153 (20.13%) jQuery
9 149 (19.61%) .NET Framework
10 122 (16.05%) WCF
11 119 (15.66%) Ajax
12 87 (11.45%) HTML5
13 77 (10.13%) XSLT
14 74 (9.74%) SOAP
15 65 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 64 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 53 (6.97%) LINQ
18 51 (6.71%) WinForms
19 48 (6.32%) CSS3
20 46 (6.05%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (10.79%) Replication
2 80 (10.53%) Clustering
3 33 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.24%) NHS
7 16 (2.11%) N-Tier
8 12 (1.58%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.32%) RIA
9 10 (1.32%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.05%) Celerra
10 8 (1.05%) CLARiiON
11 6 (0.79%) PKI
11 6 (0.79%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.79%) iPhone
12 5 (0.66%) Social Media
12 5 (0.66%) Statistics
12 5 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.66%) W3C
13 3 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 269 (35.39%) Windows
2 126 (16.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 96 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 59 (7.76%) Linux
5 44 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 28 (3.68%) CentOS
8 21 (2.76%) Windows 7
8 21 (2.76%) Android
9 18 (2.37%) UNIX
9 18 (2.37%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.97%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.53%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.53%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.13%) HPUX
15 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (29.61%) MVC
2 95 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (11.97%) TDD
4 90 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
6 72 (9.47%) E-Commerce
7 69 (9.08%) OO
8 64 (8.42%) Scrum
8 64 (8.42%) Web Development
9 58 (7.63%) Data Modelling
9 58 (7.63%) SOA
10 50 (6.58%) Software Engineering
11 38 (5.00%) ITIL
12 37 (4.87%) ETL
12 37 (4.87%) Migration
13 32 (4.21%) BDD
14 31 (4.08%) UML
15 29 (3.82%) Performance Monitoring
16 25 (3.29%) Web Design
17 22 (2.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 480 (63.16%) SQL
2 395 (51.97%) C#
3 237 (31.18%) JavaScript
4 231 (30.39%) T-SQL
5 83 (10.92%) Java
6 67 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 45 (5.92%) VB
8 39 (5.13%) VBScript
9 33 (4.34%) PHP
10 31 (4.08%) C++
11 24 (3.16%) PowerShell
12 22 (2.89%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.32%) VB6
14 7 (0.92%) C
15 5 (0.66%) NATURAL
16 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.53%) VBA
16 4 (0.53%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.39%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 73 (9.61%) Degree
2 69 (9.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.42%) MCITP
4 25 (3.29%) Security Cleared
5 24 (3.16%) MCSE
6 18 (2.37%) MCTS
7 17 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.71%) MCP
10 12 (1.58%) SC Cleared
11 11 (1.45%) ISEB
11 11 (1.45%) MCDBA
12 10 (1.32%) CCA
12 10 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (1.32%) CCEA
12 10 (1.32%) VCAP
12 10 (1.32%) VTSP
12 10 (1.32%) CCIA
13 8 (1.05%) NCDA
13 8 (1.05%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.55%) SLA
2 20 (2.63%) WCAG
2 20 (2.63%) WAI
3 13 (1.71%) QA
4 12 (1.58%) GAMP
5 5 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 74 (9.74%) Active Directory
2 34 (4.47%) Hyper-V
3 32 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (3.68%) vSphere
5 14 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (1.58%) XenApp
6 12 (1.58%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.05%) vCloud
9 7 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.66%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.66%) XenServer
12 3 (0.39%) Xen
13 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.26%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.13%) Squid
14 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.11%) Data Guard
2 10 (1.32%) SCCM
3 8 (1.05%) SCOM
4 7 (0.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (0.92%) WSUS
5 6 (0.79%) Nagios
5 6 (0.79%) Netcool
6 5 (0.66%) SCVMM
6 5 (0.66%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.39%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.39%) Plesk
9 2 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.26%) Opsview
9 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.13%) YUM
10 1 (0.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 356 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 82 (10.79%) Oracle
3 59 (7.76%) VMware
4 34 (4.47%) Citrix
5 23 (3.03%) Cisco
5 23 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 21 (2.76%) Telerik
7 20 (2.63%) Adobe
8 17 (2.24%) NetApp
9 16 (2.11%) Cognos
9 16 (2.11%) EMC
9 16 (2.11%) IBM
10 14 (1.84%) JBoss
10 14 (1.84%) HP
11 12 (1.58%) Symantec
12 9 (1.18%) Meridio
13 8 (1.05%) Fujitsu
13 8 (1.05%) 3PAR
14 7 (0.92%) Dell
14 7 (0.92%) Business Objects
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £36500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago