The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 594 441 361
Rank change year-on-year
-153 -80
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2000 301 549 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.51% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% 1.59% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 266 457 699
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32961 34625 37489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.83% 32.12% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28292 29471 33449
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the UK.

SQL Server 2000 Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server 2000 Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
England -154 284 £45,000 +16.88% 18
London -77 125 £50,000 -4.76% 5
South East -53 50 £42,000 +27.27% 6
East of England -10 46 £50,000 +33.33% 1
City of London -23 30 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Hertfordshire -12 28 £50,000 +42.85%
Hemel Hempstead +13 23 £48,750 +39.28%
North West -27 23 £35,000 +12.90% 3
Manchester -17 18 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Surrey -22 18 £43,750 +59.09% 1
Bedfordshire +17 15 £62,500 +13.63%
West Midlands -40 15 £40,000 +36.75%
Berkshire +2 14 £35,750 +8.33%
Bedford - 14 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire -49 12 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire -75 12 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Leeds -34 11 £27,500 -19.11%
Wales +17 10 £33,750 +3.84%
South Wales +13 10 £33,750 +3.84%
Reading +6 10 £37,500 +13.63%
Cardiff +4 10 £33,750 +3.84%
Hampshire -32 8 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £47,500 +111.11%
Southampton -6 7 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Staines - 7 £41,500 -
South West -22 6 £40,500 +47.27%
East Midlands +10 5 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Telford +1 5 £31,000 -22.50%
Shropshire 0 5 £31,000 -22.50%
Cheshire -8 5 £37,500 +25.00%

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SQL Server 2000 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 2000.

1 623 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 420 (67.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 396 (63.56%) SQL
4 351 (56.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 341 (54.74%) Microsoft
6 285 (45.75%) Windows
7 211 (33.87%) T-SQL
8 204 (32.74%) .NET
9 200 (32.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 197 (31.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 185 (29.70%) MS Excel
12 184 (29.53%) C#
13 148 (23.76%) Oracle
14 133 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 132 (21.19%) Finance
16 128 (20.55%) Active Directory
17 127 (20.39%) ASP.NET
18 125 (20.06%) Oracle Database
19 117 (18.78%) IIS
20 115 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
21 113 (18.14%) Clustering
21 113 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
22 111 (17.82%) VMware
23 107 (17.17%) SQL Server 2012
24 103 (16.53%) XML
25 99 (15.89%) HTML
25 99 (15.89%) JavaScript
26 94 (15.09%) DTS
27 89 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
27 89 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SQL Server 2000 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 2000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 117 (18.78%) IIS
2 74 (11.88%) MS Exchange
3 50 (8.03%) SharePoint
4 43 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 38 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.05%) Lync
9 14 (2.25%) ColdFusion
9 14 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.64%) CMS
13 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.48%) DNN
14 3 (0.48%) LiveCycle
15 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 185 (29.70%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS Project
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (1.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (0.96%) Agresso
3 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.48%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.32%) Line 100
5 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (11.40%) Firewall
2 62 (9.95%) DNS
3 60 (9.63%) DHCP
4 54 (8.67%) SAN
5 40 (6.42%) Internet
6 30 (4.82%) Intranet
7 26 (4.17%) Extranet
8 24 (3.85%) NAS
9 21 (3.37%) TCP/IP
10 12 (1.93%) VPN
11 10 (1.61%) WAN
12 9 (1.44%) Wireless
13 7 (1.12%) LAN
14 5 (0.80%) IP Telephony
14 5 (0.80%) VLAN
14 5 (0.80%) Network Security
15 3 (0.48%) iSCSI
15 3 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (0.48%) LDAP
15 3 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 623 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 420 (67.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 351 (56.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 200 (32.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 197 (31.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 125 (20.06%) Oracle Database
7 107 (17.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 94 (15.09%) DTS
9 89 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 88 (14.13%) Data Warehouse
11 53 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 52 (8.35%) OLAP
13 37 (5.94%) OLTP
14 36 (5.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 36 (5.78%) Relational Database
15 34 (5.46%) MySQL
16 28 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
17 27 (4.33%) Crystal Reports
18 22 (3.53%) Oracle OLAP
19 20 (3.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (11.40%) Visual Studio
2 49 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (2.09%) NUnit
5 8 (1.28%) Subversion
6 6 (0.96%) PowerBuilder
7 5 (0.80%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.32%) ProC
11 1 (0.16%) Toad
11 1 (0.16%) FrontPage
11 1 (0.16%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.16%) Selenium
11 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.16%) Expression Web
General
1 132 (21.19%) Finance
2 34 (5.46%) Banking
3 31 (4.98%) Legal
4 26 (4.17%) Law
5 24 (3.85%) Marketing
6 17 (2.73%) Retail
7 7 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.96%) Games
9 5 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.80%) Advertising
10 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.48%) Back Office
10 3 (0.48%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 209 (33.55%) Developer
2 145 (23.27%) DBA
3 120 (19.26%) Analyst
4 92 (14.77%) SQL DBA
5 58 (9.31%) Administrator
6 53 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 44 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 43 (6.90%) SQL Developer
9 40 (6.42%) C# Developer
9 40 (6.42%) Support Analyst
10 38 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 37 (5.94%) Applications Support
12 35 (5.62%) Programmer
13 33 (5.30%) MI Analyst
14 30 (4.82%) Support Engineer
14 30 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (4.33%) Support Specialist
15 27 (4.33%) SQL Server DBA
15 27 (4.33%) Implementation Specialist
16 26 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (32.74%) .NET
2 127 (20.39%) ASP.NET
3 103 (16.53%) XML
4 99 (15.89%) HTML
5 86 (13.80%) CSS
6 70 (11.24%) jQuery
7 55 (8.83%) WCF
8 52 (8.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (6.90%) Web Services
10 36 (5.78%) Classic ASP
10 36 (5.78%) .NET Framework
11 34 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 33 (5.30%) SOAP
13 32 (5.14%) MSMQ
14 31 (4.98%) ADO.NET
14 31 (4.98%) LINQ
15 29 (4.65%) HTML5
16 26 (4.17%) REST
17 20 (3.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 19 (3.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 113 (18.14%) Clustering
1 113 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (8.19%) Replication
3 34 (5.46%) Blackberry
4 28 (4.49%) Data Extraction
5 20 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.25%) Statistics
7 12 (1.93%) RIA
8 11 (1.77%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.28%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.96%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.96%) PDA
13 4 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.64%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.64%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.48%) User Experience
14 3 (0.48%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.48%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 285 (45.75%) Windows
2 133 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (8.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (5.94%) Windows 2000
6 31 (4.98%) Windows XP
7 26 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 20 (3.21%) UNIX
9 19 (3.05%) Windows 8
10 18 (2.89%) Linux
11 13 (2.09%) Windows Vista
12 12 (1.93%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.80%) Solaris
14 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.32%) AIX
15 2 (0.32%) HPUX
16 1 (0.16%) Tru64
16 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 81 (13.00%) MVC
3 65 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
4 62 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (9.15%) ETL
5 57 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 52 (8.35%) High Availability
7 46 (7.38%) Scrum
8 43 (6.90%) Project Management
9 39 (6.26%) OO
10 38 (6.10%) Migration
10 38 (6.10%) Coaching
11 36 (5.78%) Data Management
12 35 (5.62%) ITIL
13 33 (5.30%) Mentoring
14 26 (4.17%) Problem Management
15 23 (3.69%) Practice Management
16 22 (3.53%) Load Balancing
16 22 (3.53%) Systems Analysis
17 20 (3.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 396 (63.56%) SQL
2 211 (33.87%) T-SQL
3 184 (29.53%) C#
4 99 (15.89%) JavaScript
5 70 (11.24%) VB
6 55 (8.83%) VB.NET
7 38 (6.10%) VB6
8 32 (5.14%) VBScript
9 29 (4.65%) Java
10 24 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 21 (3.37%) VBA
12 14 (2.25%) ActionScript
13 13 (2.09%) NATURAL
14 11 (1.77%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.96%) PHP
16 4 (0.64%) C
16 4 (0.64%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.32%) VC++
17 2 (0.32%) C++
17 2 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (7.06%) Degree
3 33 (5.30%) MCSA
4 30 (4.82%) Security Cleared
5 28 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 28 (4.49%) MCSE
6 13 (2.09%) MCP
7 12 (1.93%) MCDBA
8 11 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (1.77%) MCITP
9 6 (0.96%) OCP
9 6 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.80%) CCA
10 5 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.64%) HND
12 3 (0.48%) MCSD
12 3 (0.48%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.49%) SLA
2 27 (4.33%) QA
3 14 (2.25%) GAMP
4 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 53 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (8.19%) vSphere
4 43 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 40 (6.42%) XenApp
6 33 (5.30%) Hyper-V
7 28 (4.49%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (3.69%) vCloud
9 19 (3.05%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.96%) XenServer
12 5 (0.80%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.80%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.48%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.16%) UAG
14 1 (0.16%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 32 (5.14%) Backup Exec
2 25 (4.01%) NetBackup
3 23 (3.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.80%) Foglight
4 5 (0.80%) SCCM
4 5 (0.80%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.64%) SCDPM
5 4 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.48%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.48%) WSUS
6 3 (0.48%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.32%) SCOM
7 2 (0.32%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.32%) SCSM
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.16%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 341 (54.74%) Microsoft
2 148 (23.76%) Oracle
3 111 (17.82%) VMware
4 59 (9.47%) Citrix
5 45 (7.22%) Cisco
6 31 (4.98%) Symantec
7 28 (4.49%) Sophos
7 28 (4.49%) HP
8 26 (4.17%) Telerik
9 23 (3.69%) Veritas
10 16 (2.57%) Cognos
11 12 (1.93%) NetApp
11 12 (1.93%) Acronis
12 10 (1.61%) ProCurve
13 9 (1.44%) IBM
14 8 (1.28%) SAP
15 7 (1.12%) Altiris
16 6 (0.96%) Dell
16 6 (0.96%) EMC
16 6 (0.96%) Sun
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £2500 - £22500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 24 days ago