Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 116 157
Rank change year-on-year -58 +41 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 1.39% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 4.17% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 28
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.57% +21.33%
10th Percentile £28,625 £26,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £40,750 £45,250 £50,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +19.72%

SQL Server 2005 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 922 743 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.17% 33.23% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 766 670 1108
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,600
90th Percentile £59,375 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2005 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich +7 2 £32,500 -
Warrington - 2 £36,250 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) MCPD
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) MCSD
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAN

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCPD
1 1 (20.00%) MCSD
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware