The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 105 109
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.073% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.68% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £50,000 £27,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.18% -50.90%  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 347 296 428
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 25.31% 25.08% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 282 250 389
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Implementation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Software Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft