The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 62 69 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 3 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.21% 0.54% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 1.51% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 29
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
168 199 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.97% 35.92% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 147 180 229
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 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 0 1 £35,000 -8.49%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) EDI
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) XQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) EDI
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XQuery
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware