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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 90 89 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 12 11 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 0.85% 4.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.16% 3.43% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 49
Average salary £45,000 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
380 321 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.24% 24.83% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 328 298 339
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
South Wales -4 12 £45,000 +34.32% 1
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
4 23 (56.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (53.66%) Finance
6 21 (51.22%) T-SQL
7 18 (43.90%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (41.46%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (41.46%) ETL
9 15 (36.59%) DTS
9 15 (36.59%) OLTP
10 14 (34.15%) Cognos
10 14 (34.15%) Kimball Methodology
11 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
12 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
13 9 (21.95%) Windows
13 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
14 7 (17.07%) Line Management
15 6 (14.63%) Degree
15 6 (14.63%) Clustering
16 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (12.20%) ITIL
16 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (9.76%) SAN
17 4 (9.76%) Cisco

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (41.46%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (36.59%) DTS
6 15 (36.59%) OLTP
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) DBA
2 26 (63.41%) SQL DBA
3 22 (53.66%) Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (12.20%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.32%) jQuery
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.44%) COM
3 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) AS400
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (41.46%) ETL
3 14 (34.15%) Kimball Methodology
4 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (17.07%) Line Management
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) MVC
7 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 21 (51.22%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 3 (7.32%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 3 (7.32%) CCNA
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCITP
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Cognos
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Fortinet
4 3 (7.32%) Veeam
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) NetApp