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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 71 89
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 2.48% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 8.15% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 7
Median salary - £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
325 356 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.38% 30.40% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 285 306 238
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) VLE
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
1 3 (60.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DBS Check
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam