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

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 52 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.27% 1.46% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 3.85% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 15
Median salary - £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.75% +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 Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 155 156 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 41.11% 38.05% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 254 393 401
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Liverpool

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Liverpool

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

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (50.00%) Database Security
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Sage
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) DHTML
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Infor CRM

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (33.33%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Production DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) DHTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Database Security
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) J#
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) RedGate
2 2 (33.33%) Sage