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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 98 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 3.21% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.09% 9.51% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 41 21
Average salary £25,625 £38,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.44% -10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,475 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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
366 452 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.48% 33.73% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 311 416 267
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £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
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -31 3 £25,750 -33.97%
West Wales -13 1 £18,500 -
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (25.00%) Dell
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Production DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Production DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) OpenUP
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam