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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 132 102 66
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 100 115 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.61% 2.22% 3.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 6.65% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 179
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,001 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
2001 1729 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.27% 33.41% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1522 1655
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +4 32 £39,000 +6.84% 2
Devon 0 25 £37,000 -1.33% 3
Bristol -29 19 £28,576 -12.07%
Somerset -9 14 £35,000 - 1
Dorset -4 7 £32,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -28 3 £33,750 +7.14% 2
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 192 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 133 (69.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 109 (56.77%) SQL
4 98 (51.04%) .NET
5 78 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 77 (40.10%) C#
7 73 (38.02%) ASP.NET
8 71 (36.98%) HTML
9 62 (32.29%) T-SQL
10 57 (29.69%) Windows
11 53 (27.60%) jQuery
12 52 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 45 (23.44%) Finance
13 45 (23.44%) CSS
14 44 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 43 (22.40%) MVC
16 41 (21.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 39 (20.31%) IIS
18 38 (19.79%) Performance Tuning
19 37 (19.27%) JavaScript
20 35 (18.23%) XML
21 32 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 30 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
22 30 (15.63%) Web Services
23 29 (15.10%) ITIL
23 29 (15.10%) MS Excel
24 28 (14.58%) SLA
25 27 (14.06%) VB.NET
26 26 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
27 25 (13.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (20.31%) IIS
2 16 (8.33%) NServiceBus
3 10 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.56%) Apache
5 3 (1.56%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.04%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 29 (15.10%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (2.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.04%) SalesLogix
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.29%) SAN
1 14 (7.29%) Internet
2 13 (6.77%) DHCP
3 10 (5.21%) DNS
4 9 (4.69%) LAN
4 9 (4.69%) WAN
4 9 (4.69%) Firewall
5 8 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.13%) Network Security
6 6 (3.13%) IP Telephony
6 6 (3.13%) VLAN
7 5 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.08%) Wireless
8 4 (2.08%) Intranet
9 3 (1.56%) SNMP
9 3 (1.56%) LDAP
9 3 (1.56%) NAS
10 2 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 133 (69.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 25 (13.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (11.98%) DTS
9 17 (8.85%) Oracle Database
10 10 (5.21%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (3.65%) MySQL
12 6 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (2.60%) MS Access
14 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (2.08%) DB2
14 4 (2.08%) OLTP
15 3 (1.56%) OLAP
15 3 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (11.46%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.33%) NUnit
2 16 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 7 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.56%) Toad
7 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.52%) JDeveloper
General
1 45 (23.44%) Finance
2 16 (8.33%) Banking
3 7 (3.65%) Marketing
4 6 (3.13%) Back Office
5 5 (2.60%) Advertising
6 4 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.08%) Electronics
6 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.56%) Military
8 2 (1.04%) Retail
8 2 (1.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 91 (47.40%) Developer
2 42 (21.88%) DBA
3 37 (19.27%) .NET Developer
4 36 (18.75%) SQL DBA
5 32 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 31 (16.15%) Analyst
7 30 (15.63%) Administrator
8 25 (13.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (12.50%) Web Developer
10 18 (9.38%) Support Analyst
10 18 (9.38%) Applications Support
11 17 (8.85%) Web Applications Developer
11 17 (8.85%) Applications Developer
12 13 (6.77%) Service Desk Analyst
12 13 (6.77%) Service Analyst
13 12 (6.25%) SQL Developer
14 11 (5.73%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (5.73%) Integration Analyst
15 10 (5.21%) Support Engineer
16 8 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (51.04%) .NET
2 73 (38.02%) ASP.NET
3 71 (36.98%) HTML
4 53 (27.60%) jQuery
5 45 (23.44%) CSS
6 35 (18.23%) XML
7 30 (15.63%) Web Services
8 22 (11.46%) HTML5
9 21 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (9.90%) .NET Framework
11 18 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (9.38%) CSS3
12 16 (8.33%) NHibernate
12 16 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
12 16 (8.33%) MonoRail
13 14 (7.29%) XHTML
14 12 (6.25%) Middleware
15 11 (5.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 10 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (5.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.02%) Replication
2 11 (5.73%) Data Integration
3 10 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.69%) Clustering
4 9 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.08%) Web 2.0
6 4 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.08%) DTV
7 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.04%) W3C
9 1 (0.52%) IVR
9 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.69%) Windows
2 41 (21.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (7.81%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.13%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.60%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.08%) Solaris
7 4 (2.08%) Linux
8 3 (1.56%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.56%) UNIX
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.52%) HPUX
10 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.40%) MVC
2 38 (19.79%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (15.10%) ITIL
4 16 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (6.77%) ETL
5 13 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (6.25%) Scrum
7 10 (5.21%) Database Tuning
7 10 (5.21%) Web Development
7 10 (5.21%) TDD
7 10 (5.21%) CRM
8 9 (4.69%) Load Balancing
9 8 (4.17%) OOD
10 7 (3.65%) OO
10 7 (3.65%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.13%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.13%) Test Management
11 6 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (3.13%) High Availability
11 6 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 109 (56.77%) SQL
2 77 (40.10%) C#
3 62 (32.29%) T-SQL
4 37 (19.27%) JavaScript
5 27 (14.06%) VB.NET
6 22 (11.46%) VB
7 11 (5.73%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.21%) VB6
9 6 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.13%) Java
10 4 (2.08%) VBA
11 2 (1.04%) XPath
12 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.52%) C++
12 1 (0.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (10.94%) Degree
2 11 (5.73%) MCSE
3 9 (4.69%) MCP
4 8 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (2.60%) CCNA
5 5 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.08%) MCSD
7 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) MCSA
8 1 (0.52%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.52%) HNC
8 1 (0.52%) HND
8 1 (0.52%) MCITP
8 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.58%) SLA
2 5 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 21 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.13%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.08%) XenApp
4 4 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.56%) WMI
3 3 (1.56%) SCCM
4 2 (1.04%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 78 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.98%) VMware
3 20 (10.42%) Oracle
4 11 (5.73%) Citrix
4 11 (5.73%) SAP
5 6 (3.13%) Cisco
5 6 (3.13%) Sophos
6 4 (2.08%) Sage
7 3 (1.56%) Remedy
7 3 (1.56%) Altiris
7 3 (1.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.04%) Ektron
9 1 (0.52%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.52%) Genesys
9 1 (0.52%) HP
9 1 (0.52%) BMC
9 1 (0.52%) NetApp
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) IBM
9 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
Devon
Vadis People
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago