The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 59 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.17% 2.97% 1.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.14% 6.62% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 272 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.24% 44.81% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 126 266 180
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Ipswich -3 5 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (79.17%) Replication
4 17 (70.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
7 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (58.33%) Clustering
7 14 (58.33%) Oracle
8 13 (54.17%) MySQL
9 12 (50.00%) RDBMS
9 12 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (45.83%) Windows
10 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (41.67%) High Availability
12 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
14 6 (25.00%) UNIX
14 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (20.83%) MCSA
15 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
16 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
16 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
16 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
16 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
17 2 (8.33%) .NET

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (54.17%) MySQL
7 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (50.00%) RDBMS
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (4.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) NCover
2 1 (4.17%) FxCop
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) DBA
2 21 (87.50%) SQL DBA
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (29.17%) Administrator
5 5 (20.83%) Server Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) WPF
2 1 (4.17%) WF
2 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
2 1 (4.17%) WinForms
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
2 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Replication
2 14 (58.33%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (41.67%) High Availability
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) SOA
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) UML
4 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) VMware