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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 231 180 105
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -75
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 239 349 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.15% 1.55% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.68% 5.25% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 214 315 484
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
6499 6644 6766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.27% 29.55% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5552 5901
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -3 69 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Hampshire -5 52 £40,000 -3.61% 6
West Sussex +6 31 £42,000 +44.82% 2
Berkshire -14 24 £37,500 -16.66% 4
East Sussex +12 21 £42,000 +16.66% 1
Kent 0 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -33 16 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Oxfordshire -40 7 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Sussex - 1 £42,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 473 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 388 (82.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 269 (56.87%) SQL
4 224 (47.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 198 (41.86%) .NET
6 187 (39.53%) Microsoft
7 186 (39.32%) Windows
8 180 (38.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 170 (35.94%) C#
10 126 (26.64%) T-SQL
11 122 (25.79%) ASP.NET
12 119 (25.16%) JavaScript
13 108 (22.83%) CSS
14 98 (20.72%) HTML
15 91 (19.24%) MS Excel
16 90 (19.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 88 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 82 (17.34%) MVC
18 82 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
19 80 (16.91%) jQuery
20 76 (16.07%) Finance
21 72 (15.22%) VB.NET
21 72 (15.22%) Performance Monitoring
22 71 (15.01%) Windows Server 2008
23 70 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
23 70 (14.80%) XML
24 69 (14.59%) Data Warehouse
25 66 (13.95%) ETL
26 65 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
27 64 (13.53%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 52 (10.99%) IIS
2 26 (5.50%) MS Exchange
3 24 (5.07%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.02%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (4.02%) CMS
5 15 (3.17%) IBM Notes
6 14 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.75%) Lotus Domino
8 10 (2.11%) Apache
8 10 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (2.11%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.90%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.69%) JBoss
10 8 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.48%) Kentico
12 6 (1.27%) Lync
13 5 (1.06%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 91 (19.24%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.82%) MS Office
3 11 (2.33%) SPSS
4 5 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.63%) MS Project
6 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (2.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.23%) Office 365
2 8 (1.69%) SaaS
3 5 (1.06%) Taleo
4 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
5 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.98%) Firewall
2 25 (5.29%) VPN
3 23 (4.86%) LAN
4 21 (4.44%) WAN
5 19 (4.02%) SAN
5 19 (4.02%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.17%) Internet
7 12 (2.54%) HTTP
8 10 (2.11%) DNS
9 9 (1.90%) NAS
10 7 (1.48%) MPLS
11 4 (0.85%) VoIP
11 4 (0.85%) Wireless
12 3 (0.63%) VLAN
12 3 (0.63%) DHCP
12 3 (0.63%) IPX
12 3 (0.63%) IPX/SPX
12 3 (0.63%) SSL
13 2 (0.42%) Telnet
14 1 (0.21%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 388 (82.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 224 (47.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 180 (38.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 90 (19.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 88 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 69 (14.59%) Data Warehouse
8 64 (13.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 61 (12.90%) Relational Database
10 40 (8.46%) Oracle Database
11 33 (6.98%) Big Data
12 29 (6.13%) RDBMS
13 25 (5.29%) Oracle ODI
14 24 (5.07%) Oracle Database 10g
15 22 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
15 22 (4.65%) Cognos Report Studio
16 21 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 21 (4.44%) Star Schema
17 16 (3.38%) SQL CLR
18 15 (3.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 63 (13.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (10.57%) Visual Studio
3 32 (6.77%) ERwin
4 31 (6.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 14 (2.96%) ReSharper
5 14 (2.96%) Moq
6 7 (1.48%) NuGet
7 5 (1.06%) Subversion
8 3 (0.63%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.42%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.21%) Rational Robot
10 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.21%) Selenium
10 1 (0.21%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (16.07%) Finance
2 21 (4.44%) Marketing
3 12 (2.54%) Banking
4 11 (2.33%) Retail
4 11 (2.33%) Legal
5 7 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.48%) Law
6 3 (0.63%) Advertising
6 3 (0.63%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 241 (50.95%) Developer
2 102 (21.56%) DBA
3 95 (20.08%) SQL DBA
4 83 (17.55%) SQL Server DBA
5 79 (16.70%) .NET Developer
6 61 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 55 (11.63%) Administrator
8 47 (9.94%) C# Developer
9 39 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (7.82%) SQL Developer
11 36 (7.61%) Software Developer
12 35 (7.40%) Server Administrator
13 33 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 29 (6.13%) Analyst
15 28 (5.92%) Web Developer
16 27 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
17 20 (4.23%) Support Analyst
18 19 (4.02%) SQL Server Developer
19 17 (3.59%) Support Engineer
20 16 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (41.86%) .NET
2 122 (25.79%) ASP.NET
3 108 (22.83%) CSS
4 98 (20.72%) HTML
5 80 (16.91%) jQuery
6 70 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 70 (14.80%) XML
7 57 (12.05%) .NET Framework
8 54 (11.42%) Ajax
9 52 (10.99%) HTML5
10 51 (10.78%) Web Services
11 44 (9.30%) WCF
12 39 (8.25%) LINQ
13 35 (7.40%) Entity Framework
14 32 (6.77%) CSS3
15 29 (6.13%) XSLT
16 27 (5.71%) JSON
17 22 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
17 22 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 21 (4.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.09%) Clustering
2 33 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.86%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.65%) Data Integration
5 16 (3.38%) Replication
5 16 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.48%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.85%) Statistics
9 4 (0.85%) E-Learning
9 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.63%) Xbox
10 3 (0.63%) W3C
10 3 (0.63%) Wiki
10 3 (0.63%) Blog
11 2 (0.42%) PKI
11 2 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.21%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 186 (39.32%) Windows
2 71 (15.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (5.92%) Windows 7
6 25 (5.29%) Linux
7 23 (4.86%) Windows XP
8 15 (3.17%) Windows 2000
9 11 (2.33%) UNIX
9 11 (2.33%) Android
10 7 (1.48%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.63%) Debian
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.21%) AIX
12 1 (0.21%) Solaris
12 1 (0.21%) CentOS
12 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
1 82 (17.34%) MVC
2 72 (15.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 66 (13.95%) ETL
4 65 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (13.11%) Performance Tuning
6 50 (10.57%) ITIL
7 35 (7.40%) Data Modelling
8 33 (6.98%) Migration
9 30 (6.34%) Scrum
9 30 (6.34%) Data Migration
10 29 (6.13%) Change Management
10 29 (6.13%) OO
11 28 (5.92%) OOD
12 27 (5.71%) Database Theory
13 25 (5.29%) TDD
14 20 (4.23%) SOA
15 18 (3.81%) OOP
16 17 (3.59%) SDLC
17 16 (3.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 269 (56.87%) SQL
2 170 (35.94%) C#
3 126 (26.64%) T-SQL
4 119 (25.16%) JavaScript
5 72 (15.22%) VB.NET
6 38 (8.03%) VB
7 32 (6.77%) Java
8 23 (4.86%) VBScript
9 22 (4.65%) Ruby
10 21 (4.44%) VB6
11 16 (3.38%) C++
12 14 (2.96%) C
13 12 (2.54%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.90%) PHP
15 8 (1.69%) COBOL
16 7 (1.48%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.06%) VC++
18 4 (0.85%) X++
19 2 (0.42%) Perl
19 2 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 32 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (5.07%) Degree
3 16 (3.38%) MCITP
4 12 (2.54%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.33%) MCAD
5 11 (2.33%) HND
5 11 (2.33%) MCSE
6 6 (1.27%) CISSP
6 6 (1.27%) CISA
7 5 (1.06%) MCTS
7 5 (1.06%) MCSA
7 5 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.42%) MCP
8 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.02%) QA
2 15 (3.17%) SLA
3 6 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.27%) GPG13
4 5 (1.06%) GAMP
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 63 (13.32%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.07%) XenApp
4 18 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (3.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 10 (2.11%) vSphere
7 7 (1.48%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.27%) XenServer
9 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.63%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (4.44%) SCCM
2 15 (3.17%) Tivoli
3 14 (2.96%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.06%) Puppet
4 5 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.63%) Opsview
5 3 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.42%) Netcool
6 2 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.21%) WSUS
7 1 (0.21%) Foglight
7 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 187 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.47%) Oracle
3 52 (10.99%) Cognos
4 44 (9.30%) VMware
5 28 (5.92%) IBM
6 26 (5.50%) Citrix
7 17 (3.59%) Avaya
8 15 (3.17%) Lotus
8 15 (3.17%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.33%) Cisco
10 10 (2.11%) CheckPoint
10 10 (2.11%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.48%) Juniper
11 7 (1.48%) HP
12 6 (1.27%) Sun
12 6 (1.27%) Symantec
13 5 (1.06%) EMC
14 4 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
14 4 (0.85%) NetApp
14 4 (0.85%) Dell Compellent
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Littlehampton, Sussex
networx
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £42- £45k DOE + Benefits.
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago