The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SQL Server 2005 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 116 103
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.22% 1.06% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 4.91% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 19
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 481 509 540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 26.30% 21.60% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 407 463 469
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
5 8 (61.54%) Cognos
5 8 (61.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) Clustering
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) MCSA
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) SAS
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
7 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Office 365

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) DB2
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) OLAP
5 1 (7.69%) Power BI
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cognos
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
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