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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 98 94
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.88% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.87% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Median salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year - +0.62%  

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 288 349 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.82% 30.64% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 242 306 326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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

SQL Server 2005
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel