The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 54 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.11% 1.22% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.81% 3.59% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £41,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £44,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £56,500 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
SQL Server 2005
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
86 195 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.07% 33.85% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 83 155 95
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Data Guard
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Guard
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Simpana
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) NetApp
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) CommVault
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec