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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 199 138 109
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 52 92 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 1.51% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.84% 4.70% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 47 89 104
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
1833 1956 1695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.65% 32.15% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1668 1490
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Bristol -21 15 £42,500 +48.72% 10
Gloucestershire -4 14 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Wiltshire -19 13 £46,377 +18.91%
Dorset +4 7 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Somerset -8 2 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Devon -26 1 £30,000 -14.28%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 129 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 92 (71.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (50.39%) .NET
3 65 (50.39%) Windows
4 59 (45.74%) C#
5 56 (43.41%) SQL
6 53 (41.09%) ASP.NET
7 47 (36.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (35.66%) HTML
8 46 (35.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 42 (32.56%) MVC
10 40 (31.01%) JavaScript
10 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (29.46%) Finance
12 33 (25.58%) IIS
13 29 (22.48%) SAN
13 29 (22.48%) jQuery
14 28 (21.71%) T-SQL
14 28 (21.71%) CSS
15 27 (20.93%) VB.NET
15 27 (20.93%) Active Directory
15 27 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (19.38%) VMware
17 23 (17.83%) Web Services
18 21 (16.28%) Windows 7
18 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
19 20 (15.50%) XML
19 20 (15.50%) .NET Framework
20 19 (14.73%) WSDL

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (25.58%) IIS
2 17 (13.18%) SharePoint
2 17 (13.18%) MS Exchange
3 11 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (6.20%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (3.10%) NServiceBus
7 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.78%) Confluence
8 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (10.85%) MS Office
2 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Changepoint
2 3 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Route 53
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.48%) SAN
2 10 (7.75%) VPN
3 6 (4.65%) DHCP
3 6 (4.65%) Internet
3 6 (4.65%) Firewall
3 6 (4.65%) NAS
4 5 (3.88%) LTE
4 5 (3.88%) 3G
4 5 (3.88%) SS7
4 5 (3.88%) GPRS
4 5 (3.88%) GSM
4 5 (3.88%) LAN
4 5 (3.88%) PSTN
5 4 (3.10%) DNS
5 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.33%) IPv4
6 3 (2.33%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.33%) VoIP
6 3 (2.33%) WAN
6 3 (2.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 92 (71.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (36.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (13.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (6.98%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.55%) MySQL
9 2 (1.55%) DTS
9 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.10%) SpecFlow
2 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.10%) NUnit
3 1 (0.78%) Subversion
3 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 38 (29.46%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.65%) Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Advertising
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.33%) Back Office
5 3 (2.33%) Electronics
6 2 (1.55%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (48.06%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) .NET Developer
3 21 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 21 (16.28%) Software Developer
4 19 (14.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (8.53%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Installations Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) DBA
8 9 (6.98%) SQL DBA
9 8 (6.20%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Technical Support
9 8 (6.20%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (6.20%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (50.39%) .NET
2 53 (41.09%) ASP.NET
3 46 (35.66%) HTML
4 29 (22.48%) jQuery
5 28 (21.71%) CSS
6 23 (17.83%) Web Services
7 20 (15.50%) XML
7 20 (15.50%) .NET Framework
8 19 (14.73%) WSDL
9 16 (12.40%) XSLT
9 16 (12.40%) Ajax
10 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (10.08%) XHTML
10 13 (10.08%) XSL
10 13 (10.08%) XML Schema
11 11 (8.53%) COM+
11 11 (8.53%) LINQ
12 10 (7.75%) AngularJS
13 9 (6.98%) HTML5
13 9 (6.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Clustering
2 7 (5.43%) EqualLogic
2 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.88%) Replication
4 3 (2.33%) DTV
5 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 65 (50.39%) Windows
2 46 (35.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (16.28%) Windows 7
5 18 (13.95%) Linux
6 17 (13.18%) Windows XP
7 14 (10.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (7.75%) Windows 8
8 10 (7.75%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.55%) Android
9 2 (1.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.56%) MVC
2 19 (14.73%) Mentoring
3 16 (12.40%) Service Delivery
4 13 (10.08%) Line Management
5 11 (8.53%) Coaching
5 11 (8.53%) Performance Testing
5 11 (8.53%) Load Testing
6 10 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (7.75%) Project Management
7 9 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (4.65%) Change Control
10 6 (4.65%) Web Development
10 6 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.65%) Data Protection
10 6 (4.65%) ETL
10 6 (4.65%) Change Management
11 5 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.74%) C#
2 56 (43.41%) SQL
3 40 (31.01%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.71%) T-SQL
5 27 (20.93%) VB.NET
6 16 (12.40%) VB
7 13 (10.08%) PHP
7 13 (10.08%) C++
8 12 (9.30%) VB6
9 10 (7.75%) VBScript
10 1 (0.78%) C
10 1 (0.78%) Java
10 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.43%) DV Cleared
2 7 (5.43%) Degree
3 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) MCSE
5 2 (1.55%) CCNA
5 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.85%) vSphere
4 12 (9.30%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) SCCM
2 2 (1.55%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) Nagios
3 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (19.38%) VMware
2 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.18%) Dell
4 6 (4.65%) Cisco
5 5 (3.88%) HP
5 5 (3.88%) EMC
5 5 (3.88%) Oracle
6 4 (3.10%) SAP
7 3 (2.33%) Citrix
8 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.55%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.55%) Dell KACE
8 2 (1.55%) Wyse
9 1 (0.78%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.78%) Symantec
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe
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