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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 79 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.82% 1.58% 3.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 4.64% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 30
Average salary £50,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
226 302 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.37% 34.16% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 204 299 361
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (88.89%) Windows
4 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
5 10 (55.56%) Clustering
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (44.44%) .NET
7 8 (44.44%) HTML
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 7 (38.89%) ERP
8 7 (38.89%) BPR
8 7 (38.89%) Database Security
8 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (33.33%) Replication
9 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (33.33%) DTS
9 6 (33.33%) OLAP
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) Data Integration

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (33.33%) OLAP
5 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (33.33%) DTS
5 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) DBA
1 10 (55.56%) SQL DBA
2 7 (38.89%) Business Systems Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Business Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Manager
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server DBA
3 6 (33.33%) Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Clustering
2 6 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ERP
1 7 (38.89%) BPR
1 7 (38.89%) Database Security
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft