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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 166 156 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -69
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 78 81 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 1.31% 2.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.07% 3.98% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67 74 135
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1918 2034 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.85% 32.88% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1731 1541
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 June 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 June 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 +12 27 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Wiltshire -3 16 £33,250 +30.39% 2
Bristol -8 13 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Somerset +8 9 £36,000 +2.85%
Devon -27 7 £34,000 -2.85%
Dorset +4 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 145 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (61.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (60.69%) SQL
4 83 (57.24%) .NET
5 77 (53.10%) C#
6 69 (47.59%) ASP.NET
6 69 (47.59%) Windows
7 68 (46.90%) HTML
8 60 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (35.86%) MVC
10 50 (34.48%) Finance
11 48 (33.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 48 (33.10%) JavaScript
12 47 (32.41%) IIS
13 42 (28.97%) jQuery
14 40 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (26.90%) CSS
16 37 (25.52%) Web Services
17 32 (22.07%) T-SQL
18 30 (20.69%) XML
19 29 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (19.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 27 (18.62%) VB.NET
21 27 (18.62%) WSDL
21 27 (18.62%) SAN
22 26 (17.93%) C++
22 26 (17.93%) .NET Framework
23 24 (16.55%) PHP
23 24 (16.55%) XSLT
23 24 (16.55%) XHTML

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 47 (32.41%) IIS
2 17 (11.72%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.34%) MS Exchange
4 13 (8.97%) NServiceBus
5 9 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.14%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.69%) Confluence
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Changepoint
2 2 (1.38%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.62%) SAN
2 8 (5.52%) Internet
2 8 (5.52%) VPN
3 6 (4.14%) NAS
4 5 (3.45%) LTE
4 5 (3.45%) 3G
4 5 (3.45%) SS7
4 5 (3.45%) GPRS
4 5 (3.45%) GSM
4 5 (3.45%) PSTN
5 4 (2.76%) DHCP
5 4 (2.76%) Firewall
6 3 (2.07%) WAN
6 3 (2.07%) LAN
7 2 (1.38%) DNS
7 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.69%) IPv4
8 1 (0.69%) VoIP
8 1 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (61.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (19.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (15.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.52%) Oracle Database
8 8 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.14%) MySQL
10 2 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.38%) MS Access
10 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.38%) OLTP
10 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (14.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.97%) SpecFlow
2 13 (8.97%) NUnit
3 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 50 (34.48%) Finance
2 16 (11.03%) Banking
3 9 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.45%) Advertising
4 5 (3.45%) Publishing
5 4 (2.76%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.38%) Marketing
6 2 (1.38%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (52.41%) Developer
2 25 (17.24%) .NET Developer
3 23 (15.86%) Support Engineer
3 23 (15.86%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.10%) Web Developer
5 17 (11.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 15 (10.34%) DBA
7 14 (9.66%) Applications Developer
7 14 (9.66%) Web Applications Developer
8 12 (8.28%) SQL DBA
8 12 (8.28%) Installations Engineer
8 12 (8.28%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (8.28%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.90%) Senior Developer
11 9 (6.21%) Systems Support
11 9 (6.21%) Administrator
11 9 (6.21%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (57.24%) .NET
2 69 (47.59%) ASP.NET
3 68 (46.90%) HTML
4 42 (28.97%) jQuery
5 39 (26.90%) CSS
6 37 (25.52%) Web Services
7 30 (20.69%) XML
8 27 (18.62%) WSDL
9 26 (17.93%) .NET Framework
10 24 (16.55%) XSLT
10 24 (16.55%) XHTML
11 20 (13.79%) Ajax
12 19 (13.10%) HTML5
13 18 (12.41%) XML Schema
13 18 (12.41%) XSL
14 17 (11.72%) CSS3
14 17 (11.72%) LINQ
15 16 (11.03%) COM+
16 13 (8.97%) NHibernate
16 13 (8.97%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Clustering
2 7 (4.83%) EqualLogic
2 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.76%) Photography
3 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.38%) Replication
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.69%) DTV
5 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (47.59%) Windows
2 48 (33.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (11.72%) Windows 7
5 16 (11.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (10.34%) Linux
7 12 (8.28%) Windows 2000
8 11 (7.59%) Windows XP
9 8 (5.52%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.07%) CentOS
10 3 (2.07%) Debian
11 2 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.38%) Android
11 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.86%) MVC
2 24 (16.55%) Mentoring
3 16 (11.03%) Coaching
3 16 (11.03%) Performance Testing
3 16 (11.03%) Load Testing
4 14 (9.66%) Service Delivery
5 13 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (8.28%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (6.21%) Line Management
8 7 (4.83%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.83%) ETL
9 6 (4.14%) Change Management
9 6 (4.14%) Project Management
9 6 (4.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.14%) Performance Improvement
9 6 (4.14%) Change Control
9 6 (4.14%) API Development
10 5 (3.45%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 88 (60.69%) SQL
2 77 (53.10%) C#
3 48 (33.10%) JavaScript
4 32 (22.07%) T-SQL
5 27 (18.62%) VB.NET
6 26 (17.93%) C++
7 24 (16.55%) PHP
8 21 (14.48%) VB
9 17 (11.72%) VB6
10 10 (6.90%) VBScript
11 5 (3.45%) C
12 4 (2.76%) VBA
13 3 (2.07%) Java
14 2 (1.38%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (12.41%) Degree
2 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.38%) MCSE
4 2 (1.38%) CCNA
4 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 23 (15.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.66%) vSphere
3 12 (8.28%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) SCCM
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.69%) Nagios
3 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (15.86%) Microsoft
1 23 (15.86%) VMware
2 15 (10.34%) Dell
3 8 (5.52%) Oracle
4 5 (3.45%) EMC
4 5 (3.45%) HP
5 4 (2.76%) Cisco
6 3 (2.07%) Wind River
6 3 (2.07%) Citrix
6 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.38%) Sage
7 2 (1.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.38%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.38%) SAP
7 2 (1.38%) Wyse
7 2 (1.38%) Dell KACE
8 1 (0.69%) Twitter
8 1 (0.69%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.69%) Adobe
8 1 (0.69%) Symantec
Bournemouth, Dorset
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
WDC
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Stakeholder pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (20%), Pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago