The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 84 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.78% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.36% 2.16% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
296 232 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.78% 24.73% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 251 220 295
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Southampton region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 15 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (52.38%) Windows
7 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
8 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
8 9 (42.86%) .NET
8 9 (42.86%) HTML
8 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
8 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
9 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
9 8 (38.10%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (38.10%) jQuery
9 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
9 8 (38.10%) CSS
9 8 (38.10%) Web Services
10 7 (33.33%) Internet
10 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (33.33%) DTS
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (33.33%) Clustering

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Infor CRM
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.52%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 15 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (33.33%) DTS
4 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) DBA
2 7 (33.33%) Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 7 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 7 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Technology Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 8 (38.10%) jQuery
2 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
2 8 (38.10%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stress Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Mitel
2 4 (19.05%) SonicWALL
3 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com