The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 82 84 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 18 2 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.48% 0.20% 3.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.29% 0.82% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 35
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% +18.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
Wales

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
340 244 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.94% 24.09% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 300 208 316
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South Wales region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Cardiff +14 14 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Caerphilly - 2 £25,500 -
Newport - 1 £48,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
Wales

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (98.08%) SQL
3 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
4 44 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (82.69%) T-SQL
6 42 (80.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (75.00%) ETL
8 37 (71.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (71.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (67.31%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (57.69%) Finance
12 28 (53.85%) OLTP
12 28 (53.85%) DTS
13 24 (46.15%) Cognos
14 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
15 17 (32.69%) Clustering
16 16 (30.77%) Mentoring
17 15 (28.85%) Kimball Methodology
18 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2000
19 10 (19.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
20 9 (17.31%) Project Management
21 8 (15.38%) Banking
21 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
22 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
23 6 (11.54%) Replication
24 5 (9.62%) Windows
25 4 (7.69%) Migration
25 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
25 4 (7.69%) Data Transformation

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DHCP
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.77%) VPN
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
1 3 (5.77%) SAN
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (80.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (71.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (71.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (67.31%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (53.85%) DTS
6 28 (53.85%) OLTP
7 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (57.69%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (82.69%) DBA
2 30 (57.69%) SQL DBA
3 26 (50.00%) Administrator
4 7 (13.46%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Server Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Server Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Junior
8 1 (1.92%) Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Business Developer
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) Replication
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) AS400
5 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) ETL
2 34 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 15 (28.85%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (17.31%) Project Management
6 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.69%) Data Transformation
7 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 1 (1.92%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) SQL
2 43 (82.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) MCITP
2 3 (5.77%) MCSE
2 3 (5.77%) MCSA
2 3 (5.77%) MCDBA
2 3 (5.77%) CCNA
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) Cognos
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.77%) Apple
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Fortinet
3 3 (5.77%) Veeam
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