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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 212 135 96
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 268 405 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 1.96% 2.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.49% 6.38% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 237 349 585
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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
5964 6351 6790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.76% 30.68% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5190 5282 6085
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Berkshire -32 63 £45,000 +9.75% 5
Hampshire -7 60 £40,000 - 4
Surrey -9 53 £37,500 - 5
Buckinghamshire -19 30 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Oxfordshire -22 24 £35,000 -6.66% 1
West Sussex +1 17 £43,000 -9.47% 2
East Sussex -12 16 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Kent -49 3 £42,500 -10.52%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 605 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 431 (71.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 303 (50.08%) SQL
4 297 (49.09%) .NET
5 260 (42.98%) C#
6 240 (39.67%) Microsoft
7 233 (38.51%) Windows
8 210 (34.71%) ASP.NET
9 172 (28.43%) HTML
10 160 (26.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 159 (26.28%) JavaScript
12 156 (25.79%) CSS
13 155 (25.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 150 (24.79%) XML
15 136 (22.48%) MS Excel
16 134 (22.15%) T-SQL
17 124 (20.50%) jQuery
18 113 (18.68%) IIS
19 111 (18.35%) .NET Framework
20 109 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
21 104 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 104 (17.19%) Web Services
22 100 (16.53%) Windows Server 2003
22 100 (16.53%) Ajax
23 95 (15.70%) Finance
23 95 (15.70%) Active Directory
24 93 (15.37%) Agile Software Development
25 92 (15.21%) SQL Server 2000
26 85 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
27 81 (13.39%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 113 (18.68%) IIS
2 58 (9.59%) MS Exchange
3 53 (8.76%) SharePoint
4 28 (4.63%) Apache
4 28 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (3.31%) CMS
8 17 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (2.48%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.98%) JBoss
11 11 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 11 (1.82%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.65%) Lync
13 9 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (1.32%) Drupal
14 8 (1.32%) nginx
15 7 (1.16%) WordPress
15 7 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 136 (22.48%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.61%) MS Office
3 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.66%) MS Project
5 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 29 (4.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 17 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.99%) SalesLogix
3 6 (0.99%) Agresso
4 4 (0.66%) GoldMine
4 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.33%) Line 100
7 1 (0.17%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.13%) SaaS
2 9 (1.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (11.74%) Firewall
2 60 (9.92%) SAN
3 55 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 40 (6.61%) DNS
5 34 (5.62%) Internet
6 25 (4.13%) VLAN
6 25 (4.13%) WAN
7 23 (3.80%) LAN
8 22 (3.64%) NAS
9 19 (3.14%) DHCP
10 17 (2.81%) VPN
11 16 (2.64%) HTTP
12 12 (1.98%) LDAP
13 9 (1.49%) Intranet
13 9 (1.49%) Network Security
14 8 (1.32%) iSCSI
14 8 (1.32%) Wireless
14 8 (1.32%) SSL
15 6 (0.99%) VoIP
15 6 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 431 (71.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 160 (26.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 155 (25.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 104 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 92 (15.21%) SQL Server 2000
7 79 (13.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 68 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
9 54 (8.93%) MySQL
10 49 (8.10%) Relational Database
11 30 (4.96%) Data Mart
12 29 (4.79%) Star Schema
12 29 (4.79%) Cognos Report Studio
12 29 (4.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 29 (4.79%) Cognos Metric Studio
13 16 (2.64%) RDBMS
14 14 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (2.31%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.98%) Big Data
15 12 (1.98%) DTS
Development Applications
1 79 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 78 (12.89%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 20 (3.31%) Moq
5 19 (3.14%) Git (software)
6 17 (2.81%) ReSharper
7 16 (2.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (1.49%) LoadRunner
9 8 (1.32%) Subversion
10 6 (0.99%) Selenium
11 5 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.66%) MSI
12 4 (0.66%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.66%) NuGet
13 3 (0.50%) TestComplete
14 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.33%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.33%) StyleCop
14 2 (0.33%) NDepend
14 2 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 95 (15.70%) Finance
2 37 (6.12%) Marketing
3 14 (2.31%) Retail
4 13 (2.15%) Back Office
5 7 (1.16%) Publishing
6 5 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.66%) Automotive
7 4 (0.66%) Games
7 4 (0.66%) Banking
8 2 (0.33%) Military
8 2 (0.33%) Legal
8 2 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
9 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 309 (51.07%) Developer
2 90 (14.88%) .NET Developer
3 80 (13.22%) DBA
4 71 (11.74%) SQL DBA
5 70 (11.57%) C# Developer
6 66 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 64 (10.58%) Analyst
8 58 (9.59%) SQL Developer
9 50 (8.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 48 (7.93%) SQL Server DBA
11 47 (7.77%) Administrator
12 43 (7.11%) Support Engineer
13 40 (6.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 36 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
15 35 (5.79%) Software Developer
16 30 (4.96%) Programmer
17 29 (4.79%) Cognos Developer
17 29 (4.79%) Cognos BI Developer
18 26 (4.30%) Consultant
19 24 (3.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (49.09%) .NET
2 210 (34.71%) ASP.NET
3 172 (28.43%) HTML
4 156 (25.79%) CSS
5 150 (24.79%) XML
6 124 (20.50%) jQuery
7 111 (18.35%) .NET Framework
8 104 (17.19%) Web Services
9 100 (16.53%) Ajax
10 85 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (11.24%) WCF
12 55 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 52 (8.60%) LINQ
14 50 (8.26%) XSLT
15 34 (5.62%) HTML5
16 29 (4.79%) WinForms
17 26 (4.30%) XHTML
17 26 (4.30%) SOAP
18 25 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 24 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (9.42%) Clustering
3 35 (5.79%) Replication
4 22 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.47%) Data Integration
6 17 (2.81%) W3C
7 7 (1.16%) EqualLogic
7 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.99%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.83%) Celerra
9 5 (0.83%) CLARiiON
9 5 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
9 5 (0.83%) Open Source
9 5 (0.83%) Social Media
10 4 (0.66%) iPad
10 4 (0.66%) iPhone
10 4 (0.66%) CMDB
11 3 (0.50%) Wiki
11 3 (0.50%) Blog
11 3 (0.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 233 (38.51%) Windows
2 109 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (16.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (11.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (6.78%) Linux
6 31 (5.12%) UNIX
7 29 (4.79%) Windows 7
8 28 (4.63%) Windows XP
9 18 (2.98%) Windows 8
10 17 (2.81%) CentOS
11 14 (2.31%) Android
12 12 (1.98%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.98%) Windows 2000
13 11 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.49%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.50%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (15.37%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
3 78 (12.89%) MVC
4 74 (12.23%) ETL
5 64 (10.58%) Performance Tuning
6 60 (9.92%) Scrum
7 57 (9.42%) TDD
8 46 (7.60%) Migration
9 40 (6.61%) ITIL
10 39 (6.45%) Data Modelling
11 31 (5.12%) OO
12 29 (4.79%) Unit Testing
13 28 (4.63%) Release Management
14 26 (4.30%) Software Engineering
15 21 (3.47%) Dimensional Modelling
15 21 (3.47%) OOD
16 20 (3.31%) UML
16 20 (3.31%) Extreme Programming
16 20 (3.31%) Service Delivery
16 20 (3.31%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 303 (50.08%) SQL
2 260 (42.98%) C#
3 159 (26.28%) JavaScript
4 134 (22.15%) T-SQL
5 72 (11.90%) VB.NET
6 41 (6.78%) Java
7 34 (5.62%) VB
8 33 (5.45%) PowerShell
8 33 (5.45%) VBScript
9 31 (5.12%) Perl
10 24 (3.97%) VBA
11 23 (3.80%) PHP
12 22 (3.64%) VB6
12 22 (3.64%) Ruby
13 14 (2.31%) Python
14 9 (1.49%) NATURAL
15 8 (1.32%) C
16 6 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.83%) C++
18 4 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (7.60%) Degree
2 41 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (5.62%) MCITP
4 25 (4.13%) Security Cleared
5 24 (3.97%) MCSE
6 21 (3.47%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.98%) MCSA
8 11 (1.82%) ISEB
9 9 (1.49%) VCP4
10 7 (1.16%) MCP
11 6 (0.99%) MCDBA
11 6 (0.99%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.99%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.83%) NCDA
12 5 (0.83%) NCIE
12 5 (0.83%) VCAP
12 5 (0.83%) VTSP
12 5 (0.83%) CCIA
12 5 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.15%) QA
2 10 (1.65%) SLA
3 5 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.50%) GPG13
4 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) GAMP
6 1 (0.17%) WCAG
6 1 (0.17%) WAI
System Software
1 95 (15.70%) Active Directory
2 56 (9.26%) vSphere
3 40 (6.61%) VMware ESX
3 40 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (6.61%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.83%) vCloud
6 5 (0.83%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.50%) XenApp
8 2 (0.33%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (5.29%) SCCM
2 22 (3.64%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.15%) Plesk
3 13 (2.15%) SCOM
3 13 (2.15%) SCVMM
3 13 (2.15%) SCDPM
3 13 (2.15%) cPanel
3 13 (2.15%) Webmin
4 11 (1.82%) OpenAM
4 11 (1.82%) Puppet
5 9 (1.49%) Netcool
5 9 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (1.49%) Nagios
5 9 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.32%) Foglight
7 6 (0.99%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.66%) WSUS
9 3 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 240 (39.67%) Microsoft
2 78 (12.89%) VMware
3 74 (12.23%) Oracle
4 44 (7.27%) Cisco
5 38 (6.28%) IBM
5 38 (6.28%) Cognos
6 32 (5.29%) Dell
7 31 (5.12%) HP
8 21 (3.47%) Citrix
8 21 (3.47%) Red Hat
9 14 (2.31%) Telerik
9 14 (2.31%) EMC
10 13 (2.15%) Business Objects
11 10 (1.65%) Mitel
11 10 (1.65%) Symantec
12 9 (1.49%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.49%) Adobe
13 8 (1.32%) NetApp
13 8 (1.32%) SonicWALL
14 7 (1.16%) Sage
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £39,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39355.00 - £48615.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 26 days ago