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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 86 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 56 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.15% 4.29% 2.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.53% 14.40% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 52 29
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
331 389 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.44% 29.81% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 288 357 282
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 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 18 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
(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 -38 12 £33,500 +3.07% 6
West Wales +4 2 £26,000 -2.80% 3
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (22.73%) C#
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
10 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) QA
11 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) French Language
11 3 (13.64%) German Language
11 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
11 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (31.82%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) tcpdump
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) VLAN
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (13.64%) MySQL
7 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.55%) Ingres
7 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) NUnit
1 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (9.09%) NCover
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) French Language
1 3 (13.64%) German Language
1 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
1 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
1 3 (13.64%) Welsh Language
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) QA Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) DBA
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Debian
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
South Glamorgan
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 20 days ago