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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 501 375 316
Rank change year-on-year -126 -59  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 111 273 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.69% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 2.35% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 105 241 383
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 10916 11625 14412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 30.06% 29.45% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9084 10113 12237
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -3 22 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Brentford - 3 £40,000 -
Dagenham - 2 £53,750 -
Romford - 2 £61,250 - 1
Westminster - 1 £52,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 210 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 139 (66.19%) Microsoft
3 123 (58.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 122 (58.10%) SQL
5 110 (52.38%) Windows
6 93 (44.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 84 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 78 (37.14%) .NET
9 65 (30.95%) C#
10 64 (30.48%) Finance
11 59 (28.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 55 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 55 (26.19%) T-SQL
13 54 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
13 54 (25.71%) Active Directory
14 47 (22.38%) ITIL
14 47 (22.38%) SQL Server 2014
14 47 (22.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 46 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (21.43%) SharePoint
17 44 (20.95%) DNS
18 43 (20.48%) MS Exchange
19 39 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
19 39 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
20 37 (17.62%) High Availability
20 37 (17.62%) ASP.NET
21 36 (17.14%) IIS
21 36 (17.14%) MS Visio
21 36 (17.14%) PowerShell
22 35 (16.67%) Degree

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring 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 45 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 43 (20.48%) MS Exchange
3 36 (17.14%) IIS
4 29 (13.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.81%) CMS
9 7 (3.33%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.38%) WordPress
11 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.48%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.48%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.48%) SAS
12 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (17.14%) MS Visio
2 29 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (9.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (9.05%) Microsoft Project
4 18 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (7.62%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.90%) Magento
2 4 (1.90%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.43%) Misys Opics
3 3 (1.43%) Softmar
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.62%) Office 365
2 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.43%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.95%) DNS
2 35 (16.67%) DHCP
3 22 (10.48%) WAN
4 19 (9.05%) DMZ
5 17 (8.10%) TCP/IP
6 16 (7.62%) VPN
7 14 (6.67%) LAN
8 13 (6.19%) LDAP
9 12 (5.71%) SMTP
10 10 (4.76%) Firewall
10 10 (4.76%) SAN
10 10 (4.76%) VLAN
11 9 (4.29%) Ethernet
12 5 (2.38%) VoIP
12 5 (2.38%) Wireless
13 4 (1.90%) FTP
13 4 (1.90%) HTTP
14 3 (1.43%) Internet
14 3 (1.43%) Network Security
14 3 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 123 (58.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (44.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 59 (28.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (22.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 47 (22.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 16 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (7.14%) Oracle Database
10 14 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (6.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (6.19%) Power BI
11 13 (6.19%) RDBMS
12 10 (4.76%) OLAP
12 10 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
12 10 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 21 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.81%) NUnit
4 7 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.90%) Jasmine
5 4 (1.90%) QUnit
5 4 (1.90%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.95%) JIRA
6 2 (0.95%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.48%) Grunt
7 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.48%) Moq
7 1 (0.48%) MSTest
7 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.48%) Redmine
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
General
1 64 (30.48%) Finance
2 18 (8.57%) Law
3 17 (8.10%) Advertising
4 15 (7.14%) Banking
5 8 (3.81%) Back Office
5 8 (3.81%) Marketing
5 8 (3.81%) Retail
6 5 (2.38%) Legal
7 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.43%) Front Office
8 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (35.71%) Developer
2 49 (23.33%) Analyst
3 26 (12.38%) Support Analyst
4 24 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 22 (10.48%) Architect
5 22 (10.48%) SQL Developer
6 21 (10.00%) DBA
6 21 (10.00%) SQL DBA
7 20 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 20 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (9.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 19 (9.05%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 19 (9.05%) SSIS Developer
9 18 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (7.62%) Consultant
11 15 (7.14%) C# Developer
11 15 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (7.14%) Senior Developer
12 14 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 14 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (37.14%) .NET
2 37 (17.62%) ASP.NET
3 20 (9.52%) WCF
4 16 (7.62%) HTML
5 15 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 15 (7.14%) MDX
5 15 (7.14%) Web Services
6 14 (6.67%) jQuery
6 14 (6.67%) XML
7 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 10 (4.76%) CSS
9 9 (4.29%) Angular 2
9 9 (4.29%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (3.81%) Entity Framework
10 8 (3.81%) WPF
11 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (3.33%) XSLT
12 5 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.95%) Replication
2 21 (10.00%) Clustering
3 13 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.38%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.90%) New Media
8 3 (1.43%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.48%) Fintech
10 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.48%) Tandem
10 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 110 (52.38%) Windows
2 84 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 39 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (9.05%) Windows 7
6 17 (8.10%) Linux
7 16 (7.62%) Windows 8
8 12 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 9 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.29%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.81%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (22.38%) ITIL
3 46 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (17.62%) High Availability
5 35 (16.67%) Change Management
6 24 (11.43%) MVC
7 22 (10.48%) ITIL V3
8 21 (10.00%) ETL
8 21 (10.00%) OO
9 20 (9.52%) Project Management
9 20 (9.52%) Time Management
10 19 (9.05%) Performance Testing
10 19 (9.05%) PRINCE2
10 19 (9.05%) Server Building
10 19 (9.05%) Service Management
11 17 (8.10%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (7.14%) Web Development
13 14 (6.67%) Business Analysis
14 13 (6.19%) Data Cleansing
15 12 (5.71%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (58.10%) SQL
2 65 (30.95%) C#
3 55 (26.19%) T-SQL
4 36 (17.14%) PowerShell
5 21 (10.00%) VBScript
6 17 (8.10%) Java
7 11 (5.24%) VB
8 10 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.81%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.33%) C++
11 6 (2.86%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.90%) PHP
12 4 (1.90%) R
12 4 (1.90%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.43%) Perl
13 3 (1.43%) VB6
13 3 (1.43%) VBA
14 2 (0.95%) C
14 2 (0.95%) X++
Qualifications
1 35 (16.67%) Degree
2 19 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.86%) MCSE
5 4 (1.90%) MCITP
5 4 (1.90%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.48%) CCNP
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.48%) MCP
6 1 (0.48%) MCSA
6 1 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.62%) SLA
2 3 (1.43%) PMO
3 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 54 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 26 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 20 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.81%) XenApp
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.48%) Docker
7 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (9.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (4.76%) vCenter Server
3 9 (4.29%) Control-M
4 8 (3.81%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.81%) SCCM
5 7 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.86%) XenMobile
7 5 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.90%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.48%) SCOM
9 1 (0.48%) SCSM
9 1 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 139 (66.19%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.19%) VMware
3 25 (11.90%) Oracle
4 14 (6.67%) Cisco
5 13 (6.19%) SAP
6 10 (4.76%) Citrix
7 9 (4.29%) AppDynamics
7 9 (4.29%) SonicWALL
8 8 (3.81%) EMC
8 8 (3.81%) McAfee
8 8 (3.81%) Symantec
9 7 (3.33%) Hyperion
9 7 (3.33%) IBM
10 6 (2.86%) Bloomberg
11 5 (2.38%) Reuters
11 5 (2.38%) Veeam
12 3 (1.43%) Google
12 3 (1.43%) Misys
12 3 (1.43%) OpenLink
12 3 (1.43%) Sun
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Romford, Essex
Highams
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago