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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / South West
Rank 221 210 159
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -51
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 18 41 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.71% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% 2.02% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 78
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
1531 2030 1996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.13% 35.03% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1723 1785
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +20 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Devon - 4 £35,000 -
Dorset +29 2 £37,500 -
Bristol -4 2 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (78.26%) Windows
3 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 28 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (56.52%) SQL
5 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
6 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
8 19 (41.30%) Windows XP
9 18 (39.13%) MS Office
9 18 (39.13%) Visual Studio
9 18 (39.13%) Windows 8
10 17 (36.96%) VB
11 15 (32.61%) VMware
11 15 (32.61%) VBScript
12 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
13 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (23.91%) .NET
13 11 (23.91%) C#
14 10 (21.74%) HTML
15 9 (19.57%) MVC
15 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
6 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) LAN
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
1 4 (8.70%) WAN
2 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.52%) MPLS
2 3 (6.52%) Skype
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) VoIP
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) SSL
3 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.17%) DASS2
4 1 (2.17%) DPNSS
4 1 (2.17%) IPX
4 1 (2.17%) IPX/SPX
4 1 (2.17%) PBX
4 1 (2.17%) PPP
4 1 (2.17%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) IT Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) Developer
3 13 (28.26%) IT Support
3 13 (28.26%) Support Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
7 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
8 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (8.70%) DBA
10 4 (8.70%) SQL DBA
11 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
11 3 (6.52%) Network Support
11 3 (6.52%) Server Analyst
11 3 (6.52%) Server Support
11 3 (6.52%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.04%) CSS
5 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 5 (10.87%) WPF
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.52%) Software Packaging
7 3 (6.52%) WCF
8 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.35%) jQuery
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 2 (4.35%) Lambda Expressions
8 2 (4.35%) LINQ
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.35%) Robotics
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
3 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (41.30%) Windows XP
5 18 (39.13%) Windows 8
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.35%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) MVC
2 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) ERP
4 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.70%) OO
5 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 3 (6.52%) Line Management
6 3 (6.52%) OOD
6 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.52%) Process Management
7 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.35%) High Availability
7 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.35%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) VB
3 15 (32.61%) VBScript
4 11 (23.91%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.52%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (32.61%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Veeam
4 3 (6.52%) Apple
4 3 (6.52%) Avaya
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Nortel
5 1 (2.17%) Siemens