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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 162 124 52
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -72
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 80 101 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 1.90% 4.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.10% 5.50% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 78 95 207
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £45,000 £45,000
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
1950 1837 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.69% 34.48% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1631 1599
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +3 29 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Somerset -8 14 £35,000 -12.50%
Bristol -21 14 £28,576 -18.35% 10
Dorset +2 13 £36,250 +11.53% 4
Devon -17 5 £37,000 -7.50% 2
Gloucestershire -25 4 £30,000 - 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 168 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 119 (70.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (58.93%) SQL
4 87 (51.79%) .NET
5 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
6 73 (43.45%) C#
7 63 (37.50%) HTML
8 61 (36.31%) ASP.NET
9 53 (31.55%) T-SQL
10 48 (28.57%) jQuery
10 48 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (26.79%) MVC
12 44 (26.19%) Finance
13 41 (24.40%) CSS
13 41 (24.40%) Windows
14 39 (23.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 37 (22.02%) Performance Tuning
16 33 (19.64%) IIS
17 31 (18.45%) JavaScript
17 31 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
18 29 (17.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 28 (16.67%) XML
20 27 (16.07%) HTML5
21 26 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (15.48%) Replication
22 24 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
23 23 (13.69%) SLA
23 23 (13.69%) MS Excel
23 23 (13.69%) Web Services
23 23 (13.69%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 33 (19.64%) IIS
2 20 (11.90%) NServiceBus
3 12 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.98%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.60%) JBoss
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (13.69%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.50%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.93%) SAN
2 12 (7.14%) DHCP
2 12 (7.14%) Firewall
3 8 (4.76%) LAN
3 8 (4.76%) WAN
4 7 (4.17%) Internet
4 7 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.98%) Network Security
5 5 (2.98%) Wireless
5 5 (2.98%) DNS
6 4 (2.38%) Intranet
6 4 (2.38%) IP Telephony
6 4 (2.38%) VLAN
6 4 (2.38%) NAS
7 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.60%) SMTP
8 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 119 (70.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (23.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (17.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 21 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (11.90%) DTS
9 10 (5.95%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.17%) MySQL
11 5 (2.98%) OLTP
11 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.38%) MS Access
12 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.38%) DB2
13 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.19%) Big Data
14 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.60%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 22 (13.10%) Visual Studio
1 22 (13.10%) NUnit
2 20 (11.90%) SpecFlow
3 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.60%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (26.19%) Finance
2 22 (13.10%) Banking
3 7 (4.17%) Back Office
4 6 (3.57%) Retail
4 6 (3.57%) Marketing
5 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.79%) Electronics
6 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (47.62%) Developer
2 43 (25.60%) DBA
3 37 (22.02%) SQL DBA
4 31 (18.45%) Analyst
5 28 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 27 (16.07%) Administrator
7 26 (15.48%) C# Developer
8 21 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 21 (12.50%) Applications Developer
8 21 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
9 16 (9.52%) Support Analyst
9 16 (9.52%) Applications Support
10 15 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (6.55%) Service Analyst
11 11 (6.55%) Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (6.55%) SQL Developer
12 10 (5.95%) Integration Analyst
13 9 (5.36%) SharePoint Developer
13 9 (5.36%) SQL Server DBA
14 8 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (51.79%) .NET
2 63 (37.50%) HTML
3 61 (36.31%) ASP.NET
4 48 (28.57%) jQuery
5 41 (24.40%) CSS
6 28 (16.67%) XML
7 27 (16.07%) HTML5
8 23 (13.69%) Web Services
8 23 (13.69%) CSS3
9 20 (11.90%) MonoRail
9 20 (11.90%) Castle Windsor
9 20 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
9 20 (11.90%) NHibernate
9 20 (11.90%) .NET Framework
10 18 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (7.74%) SOAP
12 12 (7.14%) XSLT
13 11 (6.55%) WCF
13 11 (6.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (5.95%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.48%) Replication
2 17 (10.12%) Clustering
2 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.95%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.38%) Web 2.0
6 4 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.79%) DTV
8 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.19%) Open Source
8 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.60%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.40%) Windows
2 31 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (11.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.93%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.79%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.60%) UNIX
8 1 (0.60%) Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.79%) MVC
2 37 (22.02%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.12%) ITIL
5 15 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (7.74%) Scrum
6 13 (7.74%) Database Tuning
7 11 (6.55%) ETL
8 9 (5.36%) TDD
8 9 (5.36%) Load Balancing
9 8 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (4.17%) Web Development
10 7 (4.17%) Network Design
10 7 (4.17%) OOD
11 6 (3.57%) CRM
11 6 (3.57%) Software Engineering
11 6 (3.57%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.98%) Unit Testing
12 5 (2.98%) Test Scripting
12 5 (2.98%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 99 (58.93%) SQL
2 73 (43.45%) C#
3 53 (31.55%) T-SQL
4 31 (18.45%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.90%) VB
6 15 (8.93%) VB.NET
7 12 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.36%) VB6
9 8 (4.76%) Java
10 4 (2.38%) VBScript
11 2 (1.19%) C
11 2 (1.19%) VBA
12 1 (0.60%) Ruby
12 1 (0.60%) C++
12 1 (0.60%) Perl
12 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (11.90%) Degree
2 18 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.76%) MCSE
4 7 (4.17%) MCP
4 7 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.57%) CCNA
6 4 (2.38%) MCSD
7 3 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.60%) MCSA
8 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.19%) XenApp
4 2 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.50%) VMware
3 11 (6.55%) Oracle
4 10 (5.95%) Citrix
5 9 (5.36%) Cisco
6 8 (4.76%) SAP
7 5 (2.98%) TARGIT
8 4 (2.38%) Altiris
8 4 (2.38%) Sophos
9 3 (1.79%) Sage
10 1 (0.60%) Dell
10 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.60%) Genesys
10 1 (0.60%) NetApp
10 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits: amazing benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, On Call, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Visual B Technology Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: 7 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, Shares
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago