The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 179 121 59
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -62
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 66 124 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 2.13% 4.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 5.64% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 63 120 230
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,650
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2020 2200 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.17% 37.77% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 1934 1812
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Wiltshire -5 23 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Somerset +8 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bristol -35 13 £35,000 -3.44% 4
Gloucestershire -36 10 £31,500 +17.75% 3
Dorset -13 4 £38,125 +38.63% 1
Devon -9 2 £25,000 -26.19% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 155 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 106 (68.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 104 (67.10%) SQL
4 75 (48.39%) .NET
5 72 (46.45%) Microsoft
6 69 (44.52%) C#
7 59 (38.06%) ASP.NET
8 54 (34.84%) HTML
9 52 (33.55%) T-SQL
10 50 (32.26%) MVC
11 48 (30.97%) jQuery
12 43 (27.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 41 (26.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 39 (25.16%) Windows
14 39 (25.16%) Performance Tuning
15 37 (23.87%) CSS
15 37 (23.87%) Finance
16 36 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 31 (20.00%) IIS
18 30 (19.35%) JavaScript
18 30 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
19 27 (17.42%) Replication
20 26 (16.77%) .NET Framework
20 26 (16.77%) HTML5
21 24 (15.48%) NUnit
21 24 (15.48%) CSS3
22 23 (14.84%) Banking
23 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
23 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2008
23 22 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 31 (20.00%) IIS
2 21 (13.55%) NServiceBus
3 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.58%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (10.97%) MS Office
2 15 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.03%) Firewall
1 14 (9.03%) SAN
2 13 (8.39%) DHCP
3 10 (6.45%) LAN
3 10 (6.45%) WAN
4 9 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (3.87%) Network Security
6 5 (3.23%) NAS
6 5 (3.23%) Internet
7 4 (2.58%) DNS
7 4 (2.58%) VLAN
7 4 (2.58%) Wireless
7 4 (2.58%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.65%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.65%) SMTP
8 1 (0.65%) FTP
8 1 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 106 (68.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (27.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 41 (26.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (11.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (6.45%) DTS
8 7 (4.52%) MySQL
8 7 (4.52%) MS Access
8 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.58%) DB2
11 3 (1.94%) OLAP
11 3 (1.94%) OLTP
12 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.29%) Big Data
12 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (15.48%) NUnit
2 21 (13.55%) SpecFlow
3 18 (11.61%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.94%) Subversion
7 2 (1.29%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.65%) InstallShield
General
1 37 (23.87%) Finance
2 23 (14.84%) Banking
3 6 (3.87%) Retail
4 5 (3.23%) Advertising
5 4 (2.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (47.74%) Developer
2 44 (28.39%) DBA
3 41 (26.45%) SQL DBA
4 28 (18.06%) Administrator
5 25 (16.13%) Web Developer
6 23 (14.84%) Analyst
7 22 (14.19%) Applications Developer
7 22 (14.19%) Web Applications Developer
8 18 (11.61%) C# Developer
9 16 (10.32%) .NET Developer
10 13 (8.39%) SQL Server DBA
11 12 (7.74%) SQL Developer
12 11 (7.10%) Support Analyst
13 10 (6.45%) Support Engineer
14 9 (5.81%) Applications Support
15 7 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
15 7 (4.52%) Senior Developer
15 7 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 6 (3.87%) SQL Server Developer
16 6 (3.87%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (48.39%) .NET
2 59 (38.06%) ASP.NET
3 54 (34.84%) HTML
4 48 (30.97%) jQuery
5 37 (23.87%) CSS
6 26 (16.77%) .NET Framework
6 26 (16.77%) HTML5
7 24 (15.48%) CSS3
8 22 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (13.55%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (13.55%) Castle Windsor
9 21 (13.55%) NHibernate
9 21 (13.55%) MonoRail
10 19 (12.26%) XML
11 18 (11.61%) Web Services
11 18 (11.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 14 (9.03%) SOAP
13 12 (7.74%) XSLT
14 11 (7.10%) WCF
15 10 (6.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.42%) Replication
2 21 (13.55%) Clustering
3 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.58%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.58%) Web 2.0
4 4 (2.58%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.29%) Open Source
5 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.16%) Windows
2 30 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.10%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.81%) Mac OS X
6 8 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.58%) Linux
8 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.29%) UNIX
9 2 (1.29%) Debian
9 2 (1.29%) CentOS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.26%) MVC
2 39 (25.16%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.97%) Database Tuning
5 13 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (7.74%) ETL
7 10 (6.45%) Scrum
7 10 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 10 (6.45%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.81%) Network Design
8 9 (5.81%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (5.16%) Web Development
9 8 (5.16%) ITIL
10 7 (4.52%) Unit Testing
10 7 (4.52%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.87%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (3.87%) CRM
11 6 (3.87%) TDD
12 5 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (67.10%) SQL
2 69 (44.52%) C#
3 52 (33.55%) T-SQL
4 30 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.32%) VB.NET
6 13 (8.39%) VB
7 9 (5.81%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.52%) Java
9 4 (2.58%) C
9 4 (2.58%) VBScript
10 3 (1.94%) PHP
11 2 (1.29%) C++
11 2 (1.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (13.55%) Degree
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.52%) MCSE
3 7 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.87%) CCNA
5 4 (2.58%) MCP
6 2 (1.29%) MCSA
6 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.65%) MCTS
7 1 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.10%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.23%) VMware ESX
2 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.58%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.23%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.29%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 72 (46.45%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.90%) VMware
3 10 (6.45%) Cisco
4 9 (5.81%) Citrix
5 8 (5.16%) Oracle
6 5 (3.23%) SAP
6 5 (3.23%) TARGIT
7 4 (2.58%) Sophos
7 4 (2.58%) Altiris
8 2 (1.29%) Wind River
8 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.29%) Sage
9 1 (0.65%) McAfee
9 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.65%) F5
9 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.65%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) Dell
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Burges Salmon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Burges Salmon LLP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 16 days ago