The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 102 110
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.48% 0.94% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 3.33% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 20
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 506 421 729
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.40% 28.18% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 426 354 642
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +9.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 7 £32,500 -13.33%
SQL Server 2005
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) Mentoring
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 9 (64.29%) SLA
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (64.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Ajax
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (28.57%) WCF
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft