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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 163 136 90
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -46
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 76 95 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.34% 1.60% 2.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.38% 4.98% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 63 88 127
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1734 1908 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.61% 32.15% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1652 1563
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
Gloucestershire +11 25 £35,000 +15.70% 3
Somerset +16 17 £36,000 +2.85%
Bristol -21 12 £38,750 +10.71%
Devon -14 9 £34,000 -5.55% 1
Dorset +2 7 £35,000 -6.66%
Wiltshire -16 6 £32,000 +6.66% 2
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (70.07%) SQL
3 86 (62.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 76 (55.47%) .NET
5 73 (53.28%) Windows
6 70 (51.09%) C#
6 70 (51.09%) HTML
7 69 (50.36%) ASP.NET
8 60 (43.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (36.50%) MVC
10 49 (35.77%) IIS
11 47 (34.31%) jQuery
12 46 (33.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 45 (32.85%) JavaScript
14 43 (31.39%) Finance
15 41 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 39 (28.47%) CSS
17 38 (27.74%) Web Services
18 32 (23.36%) T-SQL
19 31 (22.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (20.44%) XML
21 27 (19.71%) C++
22 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
23 24 (17.52%) WSDL
23 24 (17.52%) SAN
24 23 (16.79%) XSLT
24 23 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 22 (16.06%) .NET Framework
25 22 (16.06%) PHP
25 22 (16.06%) XHTML

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 49 (35.77%) IIS
2 17 (12.41%) NServiceBus
3 14 (10.22%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.03%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.38%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.46%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (10.22%) Changepoint
2 2 (1.46%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.52%) SAN
2 8 (5.84%) Internet
3 6 (4.38%) NAS
4 5 (3.65%) PSTN
4 5 (3.65%) GPRS
4 5 (3.65%) GSM
4 5 (3.65%) 3G
4 5 (3.65%) SS7
4 5 (3.65%) LTE
5 4 (2.92%) VPN
6 3 (2.19%) DHCP
7 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.46%) Firewall
7 2 (1.46%) LAN
7 2 (1.46%) WAN
8 1 (0.73%) SNMP
8 1 (0.73%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (62.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (43.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (22.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (13.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (6.57%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.57%) Oracle Database
8 7 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.38%) MySQL
10 3 (2.19%) OLTP
10 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.46%) MS Access
11 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.73%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (13.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (12.41%) SpecFlow
2 17 (12.41%) NUnit
3 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 43 (31.39%) Finance
2 20 (14.60%) Banking
3 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.11%) Advertising
5 5 (3.65%) Publishing
6 4 (2.92%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.46%) Retail
7 2 (1.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (54.74%) Developer
2 23 (16.79%) Web Developer
3 22 (16.06%) .NET Developer
3 22 (16.06%) Support Engineer
4 20 (14.60%) DBA
4 20 (14.60%) Software Developer
5 18 (13.14%) Applications Developer
5 18 (13.14%) Web Applications Developer
6 16 (11.68%) SQL DBA
7 15 (10.95%) C# Developer
8 14 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (8.76%) Installations Engineer
9 12 (8.76%) Administrator
9 12 (8.76%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (8.03%) SQL Server DBA
11 10 (7.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (7.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (7.30%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (6.57%) Systems Support
12 9 (6.57%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (55.47%) .NET
2 70 (51.09%) HTML
3 69 (50.36%) ASP.NET
4 47 (34.31%) jQuery
5 39 (28.47%) CSS
6 38 (27.74%) Web Services
7 28 (20.44%) XML
8 24 (17.52%) WSDL
9 23 (16.79%) XSLT
10 22 (16.06%) .NET Framework
10 22 (16.06%) XHTML
11 21 (15.33%) HTML5
12 20 (14.60%) CSS3
12 20 (14.60%) Ajax
13 17 (12.41%) MonoRail
13 17 (12.41%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (12.41%) Castle Windsor
13 17 (12.41%) NHibernate
14 15 (10.95%) XML Schema
14 15 (10.95%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Clustering
2 4 (2.92%) Photography
2 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.19%) Replication
4 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) DTV
5 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (53.28%) Windows
2 46 (33.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (13.14%) Linux
5 17 (12.41%) Windows 7
6 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.76%) Windows XP
7 12 (8.76%) Windows 2000
8 6 (4.38%) CentOS
8 6 (4.38%) Debian
9 5 (3.65%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.73%) UNIX
11 1 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.73%) Android
11 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.50%) MVC
2 18 (13.14%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (10.95%) Mentoring
4 14 (10.22%) Coaching
4 14 (10.22%) Performance Testing
4 14 (10.22%) Load Testing
4 14 (10.22%) Service Delivery
5 12 (8.76%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (6.57%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (4.38%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.38%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.38%) Data Transformation
7 6 (4.38%) Analytics
7 6 (4.38%) Change Control
7 6 (4.38%) Change Management
8 5 (3.65%) ETL
8 5 (3.65%) Project Management
8 5 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 96 (70.07%) SQL
2 70 (51.09%) C#
3 45 (32.85%) JavaScript
4 32 (23.36%) T-SQL
5 27 (19.71%) C++
6 22 (16.06%) PHP
7 20 (14.60%) VB.NET
8 18 (13.14%) VB
9 14 (10.22%) VB6
10 10 (7.30%) VBScript
11 8 (5.84%) C
12 4 (2.92%) VBA
12 4 (2.92%) Java
13 2 (1.46%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Degree
2 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.46%) CCNA
5 2 (1.46%) MCSE
5 2 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 21 (15.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.76%) VMware ESX
4 11 (8.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) SCCM
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.73%) Nagios
3 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.87%) VMware
3 11 (8.03%) Dell
4 9 (6.57%) Oracle
5 6 (4.38%) Wind River
5 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.65%) EMC
6 5 (3.65%) HP
7 3 (2.19%) SAP
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco
7 3 (2.19%) Citrix
8 2 (1.46%) Sage
9 1 (0.73%) Dell KACE
9 1 (0.73%) Adobe
9 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.73%) Symantec
9 1 (0.73%) Wyse
9 1 (0.73%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.73%) Twitter
South West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52032 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago