The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / London
Rank 489 381 246
Rank change year-on-year -108 -135  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 99 302 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.72% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 2.32% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 91 275 483
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10162 13033 12723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 30.21% 31.26% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8826 11375 10921
Median salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in London

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in London

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 14 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Romford +11 3 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Harrow +6 1 £23,500 -57.27%
Brentford - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 242 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 171 (70.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 153 (63.22%) SQL
4 145 (59.92%) Microsoft
5 112 (46.28%) Windows
6 103 (42.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 76 (31.40%) C#
8 74 (30.58%) Windows Server
9 71 (29.34%) .NET
10 69 (28.51%) Finance
11 67 (27.69%) T-SQL
12 57 (23.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 56 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 52 (21.49%) SharePoint
14 52 (21.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 50 (20.66%) IIS
16 49 (20.25%) ITIL
16 49 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
17 47 (19.42%) MS Exchange
17 47 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
18 46 (19.01%) Active Directory
18 46 (19.01%) VMware
19 42 (17.36%) ASP.NET
20 41 (16.94%) MS Excel
21 40 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2010
22 38 (15.70%) Replication
22 38 (15.70%) DNS
22 38 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
23 37 (15.29%) Clustering
24 35 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 52 (21.49%) SharePoint
2 50 (20.66%) IIS
3 47 (19.42%) MS Exchange
4 40 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (7.02%) CMS
7 16 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (4.13%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.07%) Apache
10 5 (2.07%) JBoss
10 5 (2.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.07%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.65%) WordPress
12 3 (1.24%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 41 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 34 (14.05%) MS Office
3 18 (7.44%) MS Visio
4 17 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (7.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (6.20%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.65%) Magento
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.41%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.41%) Misys Opics
4 1 (0.41%) Softmar
4 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.50%) Office 365
2 17 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.07%) PaaS
4 5 (2.07%) SaaS
5 2 (0.83%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.70%) DNS
2 30 (12.40%) DHCP
3 22 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.02%) DMZ
4 17 (7.02%) LDAP
5 12 (4.96%) Wireless
6 11 (4.55%) Firewall
7 10 (4.13%) LAN
7 10 (4.13%) VPN
8 9 (3.72%) HTTP
9 8 (3.31%) Ethernet
9 8 (3.31%) SAN
9 8 (3.31%) VoIP
10 7 (2.89%) SMTP
10 7 (2.89%) WAN
11 6 (2.48%) FTP
11 6 (2.48%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.48%) VLAN
12 5 (2.07%) Internet
13 4 (1.65%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 171 (70.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (42.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 57 (23.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (11.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 19 (7.85%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (7.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (5.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 14 (5.79%) Oracle Database
11 13 (5.37%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (3.72%) DTS
14 8 (3.31%) Big Data
14 8 (3.31%) MySQL
14 8 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (3.31%) RDBMS
15 6 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (2.48%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (2.48%) NUnit
4 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.65%) Jasmine
4 4 (1.65%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.65%) QUnit
4 4 (1.65%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.83%) Expression Web
6 2 (0.83%) FrontPage
7 1 (0.41%) Moq
7 1 (0.41%) MSTest
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.41%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 69 (28.51%) Finance
2 22 (9.09%) Advertising
2 22 (9.09%) Banking
3 14 (5.79%) Back Office
4 12 (4.96%) Law
5 8 (3.31%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.89%) Legal
7 6 (2.48%) Marketing
7 6 (2.48%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.83%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Front Office
9 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (32.23%) Developer
2 46 (19.01%) DBA
3 43 (17.77%) Analyst
4 40 (16.53%) SQL DBA
5 33 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 30 (12.40%) C# Developer
7 25 (10.33%) Support Analyst
8 24 (9.92%) Administrator
9 23 (9.50%) Applications Support
10 22 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 22 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
11 21 (8.68%) Architect
11 21 (8.68%) SQL Developer
12 18 (7.44%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (5.79%) Applications Support Analyst
14 14 (5.79%) Support Engineer
15 13 (5.37%) Senior C# Developer
15 13 (5.37%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (29.34%) .NET
2 42 (17.36%) ASP.NET
3 25 (10.33%) WCF
4 23 (9.50%) HTML
5 21 (8.68%) XML
6 20 (8.26%) Web Services
7 19 (7.85%) jQuery
8 18 (7.44%) CSS
9 15 (6.20%) WPF
10 14 (5.79%) .NET Framework
10 14 (5.79%) XSLT
11 13 (5.37%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.37%) SOAP
12 9 (3.72%) LINQ
13 8 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (3.31%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (2.89%) Ajax
14 7 (2.89%) Angular 2
14 7 (2.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.70%) Replication
2 37 (15.29%) Clustering
3 8 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.89%) Hedge funds
4 7 (2.89%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.89%) Reinsurance
4 7 (2.89%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.07%) New Media
6 4 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.24%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) Fintech
8 2 (0.83%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) Tandem
9 1 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 112 (46.28%) Windows
2 74 (30.58%) Windows Server
3 52 (21.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (8.68%) Windows 7
7 20 (8.26%) Linux
8 14 (5.79%) Windows 8
9 12 (4.96%) Windows XP
10 9 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.89%) Android
11 7 (2.89%) Windows 10
12 6 (2.48%) Unix
13 5 (2.07%) Solaris
13 5 (2.07%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.65%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (20.25%) ITIL
2 38 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (14.05%) Change Management
4 32 (13.22%) High Availability
5 25 (10.33%) MVC
6 24 (9.92%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (9.50%) Project Management
8 21 (8.68%) ITIL V3
9 19 (7.85%) Service Management
10 18 (7.44%) Time Management
11 17 (7.02%) Performance Testing
11 17 (7.02%) PRINCE2
11 17 (7.02%) Server Building
11 17 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (6.61%) ETL
12 16 (6.61%) Service Delivery
13 15 (6.20%) Content Management
13 15 (6.20%) Load Balancing
14 14 (5.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 153 (63.22%) SQL
2 76 (31.40%) C#
3 67 (27.69%) T-SQL
4 29 (11.98%) PowerShell
5 21 (8.68%) VBScript
6 17 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 16 (6.61%) VB
8 13 (5.37%) Java
9 11 (4.55%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.48%) C
11 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.65%) C++
11 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.65%) R
11 4 (1.65%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.24%) VB6
12 3 (1.24%) VBA
13 2 (0.83%) PHP
14 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (12.81%) Degree
2 13 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.83%) CCNP
3 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.83%) MCSA
3 2 (0.83%) MCT
3 2 (0.83%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.41%) CISSP
4 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) MCITP
4 1 (0.41%) MCSE
4 1 (0.41%) MCTS
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.55%) SLA
2 3 (1.24%) PMO
3 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 46 (19.01%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.26%) VMware ESX
4 12 (4.96%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.96%) XenApp
5 7 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.07%) vSphere
7 3 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.24%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (7.02%) Microsoft Clustering
2 16 (6.61%) SCCM
3 6 (2.48%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (2.07%) Perfmon
5 4 (1.65%) Control-M
6 3 (1.24%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.24%) SCOM
7 2 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.83%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.41%) DameWare
8 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.41%) Puppet
8 1 (0.41%) SCSM
8 1 (0.41%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 145 (59.92%) Microsoft
2 46 (19.01%) VMware
3 30 (12.40%) Oracle
4 16 (6.61%) Citrix
5 12 (4.96%) Cisco
6 8 (3.31%) Sybase
7 7 (2.89%) SolarWinds
8 6 (2.48%) IBM
8 6 (2.48%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.48%) SonicWALL
9 5 (2.07%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.65%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.65%) Dell
10 4 (1.65%) HP
10 4 (1.65%) SAP
10 4 (1.65%) Symantec
10 4 (1.65%) Veritas
11 3 (1.24%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.24%) Cognos
11 3 (1.24%) Netezza
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