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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 86 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 11 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.85% 4.18% 3.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.38% 14.44% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 50 36
Average salary £29,250 £32,500 £34,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £36,150 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
325 374 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.17% 28.97% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 297 341 298
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram 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 2 September 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
South Wales -41 7 £33,500 +3.07% 5
West Wales +7 3 £26,000 -2.80% 1
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (38.89%) IIS
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (16.67%) tcpdump
9 3 (16.67%) SaaS
9 3 (16.67%) UNIX
9 3 (16.67%) DHCP
9 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (16.67%) DNS
9 3 (16.67%) Linux

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) VLAN
1 3 (16.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) NUnit
1 2 (11.11%) CruiseControl
1 2 (11.11%) NCover
General
1 3 (16.67%) French Language
1 3 (16.67%) German Language
1 3 (16.67%) Italian Language
1 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
1 3 (16.67%) Welsh Language
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Debian
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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