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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 187 145 98
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -47
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 65 94 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 1.51% 2.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 4.56% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 59 88 126
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1885 2061 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.90% 33.13% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1628 1767 1562
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 5 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 5 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
Gloucestershire +9 18 £37,500 +11.11%
Bristol -11 16 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Wiltshire -12 15 £46,377 +54.58%
Dorset +6 7 £37,500 -26.82% 1
Devon -19 6 £35,500 -4.05% 1
Somerset -1 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 132 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (51.52%) .NET
4 67 (50.76%) Windows
5 64 (48.48%) SQL
6 62 (46.97%) C#
7 53 (40.15%) ASP.NET
8 52 (39.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 51 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 50 (37.88%) HTML
11 43 (32.58%) MVC
11 43 (32.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (29.55%) Finance
13 38 (28.79%) JavaScript
13 38 (28.79%) IIS
14 32 (24.24%) jQuery
15 31 (23.48%) CSS
16 30 (22.73%) SAN
17 28 (21.21%) T-SQL
18 27 (20.45%) VB.NET
18 27 (20.45%) Active Directory
18 27 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (18.94%) VMware
19 25 (18.94%) Web Services
20 24 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 21 (15.91%) XML
21 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
21 21 (15.91%) Windows 7
22 20 (15.15%) .NET Framework
22 20 (15.15%) WSDL

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 38 (28.79%) IIS
2 17 (12.88%) MS Exchange
3 16 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.30%) NServiceBus
7 6 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.52%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (10.61%) MS Office
2 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Route 53
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.73%) SAN
2 10 (7.58%) VPN
3 7 (5.30%) Internet
4 6 (4.55%) Firewall
4 6 (4.55%) DHCP
4 6 (4.55%) NAS
5 5 (3.79%) LTE
5 5 (3.79%) GPRS
5 5 (3.79%) GSM
5 5 (3.79%) LAN
5 5 (3.79%) PSTN
5 5 (3.79%) 3G
5 5 (3.79%) SS7
6 4 (3.03%) DNS
6 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.27%) IPv4
7 3 (2.27%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.27%) VoIP
7 3 (2.27%) WAN
7 3 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (39.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.03%) MySQL
11 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.76%) DTS
12 1 (0.76%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.30%) SpecFlow
2 7 (5.30%) NUnit
3 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 39 (29.55%) Finance
2 9 (6.82%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.03%) Advertising
4 4 (3.03%) Publishing
5 3 (2.27%) Back Office
5 3 (2.27%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (48.48%) Developer
2 24 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.42%) Support Engineer
4 22 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 19 (14.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
7 11 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 11 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (7.58%) DBA
8 10 (7.58%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Systems Support
9 9 (6.82%) Systems Support Engineer
9 9 (6.82%) SQL DBA
10 8 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (6.06%) Senior Technical Specialist
10 8 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (51.52%) .NET
2 53 (40.15%) ASP.NET
3 50 (37.88%) HTML
4 32 (24.24%) jQuery
5 31 (23.48%) CSS
6 25 (18.94%) Web Services
7 21 (15.91%) XML
8 20 (15.15%) WSDL
8 20 (15.15%) .NET Framework
9 18 (13.64%) Ajax
10 17 (12.88%) XSLT
11 15 (11.36%) XHTML
12 13 (9.85%) XSL
12 13 (9.85%) XML Schema
13 12 (9.09%) HTML5
14 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (8.33%) CSS3
14 11 (8.33%) LINQ
14 11 (8.33%) COM+
15 9 (6.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Clustering
2 7 (5.30%) EqualLogic
2 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.27%) Photography
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 67 (50.76%) Windows
2 51 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (32.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 17 (12.88%) Windows XP
6 16 (12.12%) Linux
7 15 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (9.09%) Windows 2000
9 10 (7.58%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.58%) MVC
2 20 (15.15%) Mentoring
3 17 (12.88%) Service Delivery
4 12 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (9.09%) Line Management
5 11 (8.33%) Coaching
5 11 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 11 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 10 (7.58%) Project Management
7 8 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.30%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (5.30%) ETL
8 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.55%) Change Management
9 6 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.55%) Change Control
10 4 (3.03%) SDLC
10 4 (3.03%) API Development
10 4 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (48.48%) SQL
2 62 (46.97%) C#
3 38 (28.79%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 27 (20.45%) VB.NET
6 16 (12.12%) VB
7 15 (11.36%) PHP
7 15 (11.36%) C++
8 12 (9.09%) VB6
9 10 (7.58%) VBScript
10 2 (1.52%) C
10 2 (1.52%) VBA
11 1 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Degree
1 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.30%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) MCSE
5 2 (1.52%) CCNA
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 27 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.61%) vSphere
4 12 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.76%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) VMware
2 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.88%) Dell
4 6 (4.55%) Oracle
4 6 (4.55%) Cisco
5 5 (3.79%) HP
5 5 (3.79%) EMC
6 3 (2.27%) Citrix
7 2 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.52%) SAP
7 2 (1.52%) Wyse
7 2 (1.52%) Dell KACE
8 1 (0.76%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe
8 1 (0.76%) Symantec
Devon
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Madison Talent Sourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago