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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 173 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 343 578 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 2.62% 3.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 8.26% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 271 518 625
Average salary £43,750 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.70% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
6012 6998 6920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.24% 31.75% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5067 6068 6318
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -13 75 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Berkshire -28 73 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Hampshire -19 72 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Oxfordshire -11 43 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 40 £42,500 - 3
East Sussex 0 26 £50,000 - 1
Kent -45 9 £41,000 -8.88% 3
West Sussex -32 5 £42,000 -11.57%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 711 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 507 (71.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 415 (58.37%) SQL
4 379 (53.31%) .NET
5 338 (47.54%) C#
6 329 (46.27%) Microsoft
7 299 (42.05%) ASP.NET
8 272 (38.26%) Windows
9 264 (37.13%) HTML
10 220 (30.94%) JavaScript
11 213 (29.96%) XML
12 206 (28.97%) CSS
13 193 (27.14%) T-SQL
13 193 (27.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 191 (26.86%) Web Services
15 190 (26.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 163 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
17 162 (22.78%) jQuery
18 147 (20.68%) MS Excel
19 146 (20.53%) .NET Framework
20 139 (19.55%) IIS
21 136 (19.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 135 (18.99%) MVC
23 132 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
24 129 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
25 121 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
26 116 (16.32%) Ajax
27 112 (15.75%) Oracle
28 108 (15.19%) SQL Server 2000
29 102 (14.35%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 139 (19.55%) IIS
2 73 (10.27%) MS Exchange
3 59 (8.30%) SharePoint
4 51 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 34 (4.78%) Tomcat
7 33 (4.64%) Apache
8 26 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 25 (3.52%) K2 blackpearl
9 25 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (2.11%) JBoss
11 9 (1.27%) CMS
12 7 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.56%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.56%) Lync
13 4 (0.56%) WordPress
13 4 (0.56%) Node.js
14 3 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 147 (20.68%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.49%) MS Office
3 20 (2.81%) Fireworks
3 20 (2.81%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (4.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 16 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.84%) Agresso
5 5 (0.70%) SalesLogix
6 4 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.56%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.14%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.98%) Office 365
2 6 (0.84%) SaaS
3 5 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (9.56%) TCP/IP
2 58 (8.16%) SAN
3 49 (6.89%) Firewall
4 45 (6.33%) DNS
5 40 (5.63%) Internet
6 34 (4.78%) WAN
7 33 (4.64%) SSL
8 32 (4.50%) HTTP
8 32 (4.50%) LAN
9 26 (3.66%) VPN
9 26 (3.66%) VLAN
10 20 (2.81%) DHCP
11 17 (2.39%) iSCSI
11 17 (2.39%) Intranet
12 12 (1.69%) WAAS
12 12 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (1.55%) NAS
14 8 (1.13%) Network Security
14 8 (1.13%) Extranet
15 6 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 711 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 507 (71.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 193 (27.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 190 (26.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 136 (19.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 108 (15.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 85 (11.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 73 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (6.05%) Oracle Database
10 40 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 35 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 34 (4.78%) Data Mart
13 33 (4.64%) Star Schema
13 33 (4.64%) Cognos Report Studio
13 33 (4.64%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 33 (4.64%) Cognos Metric Studio
14 32 (4.50%) MySQL
15 30 (4.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 28 (3.94%) Relational Database
17 17 (2.39%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 74 (10.41%) Visual Studio
2 60 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (6.61%) Git (software)
4 31 (4.36%) Subversion
5 20 (2.81%) Dreamweaver
5 20 (2.81%) NUnit
6 18 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (1.13%) Selenium
9 6 (0.84%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.56%) TestComplete
10 4 (0.56%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.56%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.56%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.42%) Moq
12 2 (0.28%) StyleCop
12 2 (0.28%) NDepend
12 2 (0.28%) FitNesse
General
1 95 (13.36%) Finance
2 34 (4.78%) Marketing
3 17 (2.39%) Back Office
4 13 (1.83%) Retail
5 12 (1.69%) Automotive
6 10 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.98%) Advertising
7 7 (0.98%) Legal
8 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 387 (54.43%) Developer
2 135 (18.99%) .NET Developer
3 110 (15.47%) C# Developer
4 98 (13.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 79 (11.11%) DBA
6 62 (8.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 59 (8.30%) Analyst
8 56 (7.88%) SQL Developer
8 56 (7.88%) SQL DBA
9 49 (6.89%) Administrator
10 45 (6.33%) Software Developer
11 42 (5.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 39 (5.49%) Senior Developer
13 34 (4.78%) Architect
13 34 (4.78%) SQL Server DBA
13 34 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
14 33 (4.64%) Cognos Developer
14 33 (4.64%) Cognos BI Developer
15 32 (4.50%) Programmer
16 30 (4.22%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (53.31%) .NET
2 299 (42.05%) ASP.NET
3 264 (37.13%) HTML
4 213 (29.96%) XML
5 206 (28.97%) CSS
6 191 (26.86%) Web Services
7 162 (22.78%) jQuery
8 146 (20.53%) .NET Framework
9 132 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 116 (16.32%) Ajax
11 82 (11.53%) WCF
12 81 (11.39%) HTML5
12 81 (11.39%) SOAP
13 72 (10.13%) XSLT
14 69 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 58 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 55 (7.74%) LINQ
17 54 (7.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 54 (7.59%) XHTML
18 49 (6.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.13%) Clustering
2 68 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (9.14%) Replication
4 24 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.39%) W3C
6 17 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.39%) Data Integration
7 12 (1.69%) RIA
7 12 (1.69%) Celerra
7 12 (1.69%) CLARiiON
8 10 (1.41%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.13%) NHS
10 6 (0.84%) Social Media
11 5 (0.70%) Statistics
12 4 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.56%) CMDB
12 4 (0.56%) iPad
12 4 (0.56%) iPhone
13 3 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 272 (38.26%) Windows
2 163 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 121 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 74 (10.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (7.31%) Linux
6 30 (4.22%) Windows 7
7 29 (4.08%) CentOS
8 28 (3.94%) UNIX
9 26 (3.66%) Windows XP
10 20 (2.81%) Windows 8
11 13 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.55%) Android
12 11 (1.55%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.27%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.14%) AIX
15 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (18.99%) MVC
2 129 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (10.55%) ETL
5 69 (9.70%) TDD
5 69 (9.70%) Performance Tuning
6 63 (8.86%) Data Modelling
7 58 (8.16%) E-Commerce
8 48 (6.75%) Scrum
9 45 (6.33%) Migration
9 45 (6.33%) OO
9 45 (6.33%) SOA
10 37 (5.20%) ITIL
11 34 (4.78%) Web Development
11 34 (4.78%) Mentoring
12 28 (3.94%) Software Engineering
13 27 (3.80%) Unit Testing
14 25 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 24 (3.38%) Web Design
15 24 (3.38%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 415 (58.37%) SQL
2 338 (47.54%) C#
3 220 (30.94%) JavaScript
4 193 (27.14%) T-SQL
5 69 (9.70%) VB.NET
6 66 (9.28%) Java
7 39 (5.49%) VBScript
8 32 (4.50%) VB
9 19 (2.67%) PL/SQL
10 17 (2.39%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.11%) PHP
12 14 (1.97%) VBA
13 13 (1.83%) NATURAL
14 10 (1.41%) VB6
15 8 (1.13%) C
16 7 (0.98%) C++
17 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.56%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.42%) X++
19 2 (0.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 60 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 60 (8.44%) Degree
2 37 (5.20%) MCITP
3 31 (4.36%) Security Cleared
4 26 (3.66%) MCSE
5 21 (2.95%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (2.25%) MCTS
8 15 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (2.11%) MCSA
9 14 (1.97%) CCA
9 14 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (1.97%) CCEA
9 14 (1.97%) VCAP
9 14 (1.97%) VTSP
9 14 (1.97%) CCIA
10 12 (1.69%) NCDA
10 12 (1.69%) NCIE
10 12 (1.69%) ISEB
11 7 (0.98%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.52%) SLA
2 20 (2.81%) WCAG
2 20 (2.81%) WAI
3 17 (2.39%) QA
4 14 (1.97%) GAMP
5 6 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 101 (14.21%) Active Directory
2 51 (7.17%) vSphere
3 44 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (6.19%) Hyper-V
4 23 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (2.11%) XenDesktop
6 12 (1.69%) vCloud
7 10 (1.41%) XenApp
8 6 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.70%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.70%) XenServer
9 5 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.42%) Xen
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.28%) Firmware
11 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 29 (4.08%) SCCM
2 18 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 16 (2.25%) SCOM
3 16 (2.25%) Data Guard
4 14 (1.97%) SCVMM
5 13 (1.83%) Nagios
6 11 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.27%) WSUS
7 9 (1.27%) SCDPM
8 8 (1.13%) Foglight
9 4 (0.56%) Netcool
9 4 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.42%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.28%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.28%) Opsview
12 1 (0.14%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 329 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 112 (15.75%) Oracle
3 78 (10.97%) VMware
4 40 (5.63%) Cisco
5 38 (5.34%) Citrix
6 37 (5.20%) IBM
7 35 (4.92%) Cognos
7 35 (4.92%) Telerik
8 33 (4.64%) HP
9 28 (3.94%) Dell
10 23 (3.23%) Adobe
10 23 (3.23%) NetApp
11 22 (3.09%) Red Hat
12 18 (2.53%) EMC
13 15 (2.11%) Symantec
14 12 (1.69%) 3PAR
15 11 (1.55%) SAP
16 7 (0.98%) Business Objects
16 7 (0.98%) Mitel
16 7 (0.98%) SonicWALL
Buckinghamshire
DP Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £25,000 to £26,000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £2500 - £22500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Bonus and 26 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Hudson - London
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 9 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday plus more
Posted: 11 days ago