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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 174 109 78
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -31
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 63 127 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 2.36% 3.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 6.17% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 125 195
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,380 £48,000 £50,000
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
2012 2060 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.31% 38.26% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 1826 1837
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Wiltshire -8 22 £45,000 +25.87% 3
Somerset +14 14 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Gloucestershire -28 14 £31,500 +17.75% 2
Bristol -50 6 £33,750 -3.57%
Dorset -19 4 £40,000 +77.77% 4
Devon +5 3 £25,000 -14.89%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (75.89%) SQL
3 89 (63.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (53.19%) C#
5 74 (52.48%) .NET
6 66 (46.81%) ASP.NET
7 64 (45.39%) HTML
8 57 (40.43%) Microsoft
9 54 (38.30%) MVC
10 49 (34.75%) T-SQL
11 48 (34.04%) jQuery
12 47 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 41 (29.08%) Finance
14 39 (27.66%) Windows
15 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
15 38 (26.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 37 (26.24%) IIS
17 36 (25.53%) CSS
18 34 (24.11%) Performance Tuning
19 31 (21.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 29 (20.57%) HTML5
21 26 (18.44%) Web Services
21 26 (18.44%) .NET Framework
21 26 (18.44%) NUnit
21 26 (18.44%) Banking
22 25 (17.73%) Degree
23 24 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
23 24 (17.02%) CSS3
24 23 (16.31%) Castle Windsor
24 23 (16.31%) MonoRail

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (26.24%) IIS
2 23 (16.31%) NServiceBus
3 9 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.84%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.71%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
6 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Changepoint
2 4 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.71%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.51%) Firewall
2 11 (7.80%) SAN
2 11 (7.80%) DHCP
3 8 (5.67%) LAN
3 8 (5.67%) WAN
4 7 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (4.26%) Network Security
6 5 (3.55%) NAS
6 5 (3.55%) Internet
7 4 (2.84%) DNS
7 4 (2.84%) Wireless
7 4 (2.84%) VLAN
7 4 (2.84%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.71%) FTP
8 1 (0.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (63.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (26.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (21.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (12.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (9.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.26%) MS Access
8 6 (4.26%) MySQL
9 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.84%) DTS
9 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.13%) OLTP
11 2 (1.42%) Big Data
11 2 (1.42%) DB2
11 2 (1.42%) OLAP
11 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) NUnit
2 23 (16.31%) SpecFlow
3 15 (10.64%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.13%) Subversion
7 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.71%) InstallShield
General
1 41 (29.08%) Finance
2 26 (18.44%) Banking
3 7 (4.96%) Advertising
4 5 (3.55%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Back Office
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (51.77%) Developer
2 39 (27.66%) DBA
3 34 (24.11%) SQL DBA
4 28 (19.86%) Web Developer
5 25 (17.73%) Web Applications Developer
5 25 (17.73%) Applications Developer
6 24 (17.02%) Administrator
6 24 (17.02%) C# Developer
7 18 (12.77%) Analyst
8 17 (12.06%) .NET Developer
9 13 (9.22%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (5.67%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.67%) SQL Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Software Engineer
13 6 (4.26%) Data Analyst
13 6 (4.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 5 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 5 (3.55%) Server Administrator
14 5 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (52.48%) .NET
2 66 (46.81%) ASP.NET
3 64 (45.39%) HTML
4 48 (34.04%) jQuery
5 36 (25.53%) CSS
6 29 (20.57%) HTML5
7 26 (18.44%) Web Services
7 26 (18.44%) .NET Framework
8 24 (17.02%) CSS3
9 23 (16.31%) Castle Windsor
9 23 (16.31%) MonoRail
9 23 (16.31%) NHibernate
9 23 (16.31%) XML
9 23 (16.31%) KnockoutJS
10 21 (14.89%) XSLT
11 17 (12.06%) WSDL
12 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (9.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (9.22%) WCF
15 12 (8.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Replication
2 19 (13.48%) Clustering
3 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.42%) Open Source
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.66%) Windows
2 24 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (16.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.67%) Linux
6 7 (4.96%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.26%) Debian
7 6 (4.26%) CentOS
8 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.42%) UNIX
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.30%) MVC
2 34 (24.11%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.93%) Database Tuning
4 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.09%) Mentoring
5 10 (7.09%) ETL
5 10 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (6.38%) Performance Improvement
7 8 (5.67%) Scrum
7 8 (5.67%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.67%) Performance Testing
7 8 (5.67%) Load Testing
7 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (5.67%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (4.96%) Network Design
8 7 (4.96%) Coaching
8 7 (4.96%) Data Transformation
8 7 (4.96%) Analytics
9 6 (4.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 107 (75.89%) SQL
2 75 (53.19%) C#
3 49 (34.75%) T-SQL
4 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.35%) VB
6 14 (9.93%) C++
7 13 (9.22%) VB.NET
8 12 (8.51%) PHP
9 9 (6.38%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.38%) VB6
10 8 (5.67%) C
11 6 (4.26%) Java
12 4 (2.84%) VBScript
13 1 (0.71%) R
13 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (17.73%) Degree
2 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.55%) MCSE
4 4 (2.84%) CCNA
5 2 (1.42%) MCSA
5 2 (1.42%) MCP
5 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.71%) MCITP
6 1 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.55%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.84%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) vSphere
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.71%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 57 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.93%) VMware
3 8 (5.67%) Cisco
4 7 (4.96%) Citrix
5 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.26%) Wind River
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle
6 5 (3.55%) TARGIT
7 4 (2.84%) Sophos
7 4 (2.84%) Altiris
8 3 (2.13%) SAP
9 1 (0.71%) F5
9 1 (0.71%) McAfee
9 1 (0.71%) HP
9 1 (0.71%) Dell
9 1 (0.71%) Sage
9 1 (0.71%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
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