The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 89
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.21% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.68% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Median salary - £48,438 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.63%  
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 Kent with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 276 294 442
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 41.32% 31.18% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 248 265 403
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Kent