Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 678 442 354
Rank change year-on-year -236 -88 -118
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 164 448 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.59% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.74% 2.00% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 154 424 705
London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +12.24%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.45% +2.35%

SQL Server 2005 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22203 22456 26872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.46% 29.47% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17807 19562 22722
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London +4 22 £40,000 -23.81%
East London +9 20 £62,500 +44.51%
Central London -91 19 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South London +7 8 £40,000 -33.33%
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 164 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 129 (78.66%) SQL
3 107 (65.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 98 (59.76%) Microsoft
5 94 (57.32%) Windows
6 69 (42.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 61 (37.20%) .NET
9 52 (31.71%) Finance
10 49 (29.88%) Active Directory
11 47 (28.66%) Visual Studio
12 44 (26.83%) C#
13 43 (26.22%) T-SQL
14 42 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (25.61%) Windows Server
15 41 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
16 36 (21.95%) DNS
17 35 (21.34%) IIS
17 35 (21.34%) DHCP
17 35 (21.34%) Disaster Recovery
17 35 (21.34%) SQL Server 2014
18 34 (20.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 33 (20.12%) MS Exchange
19 33 (20.12%) ITIL
19 33 (20.12%) Oracle
20 32 (19.51%) VMware
20 32 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
21 31 (18.90%) PowerShell
21 31 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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 35 (21.34%) IIS
2 33 (20.12%) MS Exchange
3 28 (17.07%) SharePoint
4 15 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (7.32%) Skype for Business
7 10 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.44%) CMS
9 4 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.44%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.83%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.22%) Misys Opics
3 2 (1.22%) Softmar
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Endur
4 1 (0.61%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.71%) Office 365
4 4 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.83%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.83%) npm
6 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.95%) DNS
2 35 (21.34%) DHCP
3 28 (17.07%) Firewall
4 14 (8.54%) WAN
5 13 (7.93%) VPN
6 11 (6.71%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.10%) SAN
8 9 (5.49%) LAN
9 6 (3.66%) VoIP
10 5 (3.05%) DMZ
10 5 (3.05%) SMTP
10 5 (3.05%) VLAN
11 4 (2.44%) Skype
11 4 (2.44%) Wireless
12 2 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.22%) Ethernet
12 2 (1.22%) H.323
12 2 (1.22%) Internet
12 2 (1.22%) ISDN
13 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (65.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (42.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (21.34%) SQL Server 2014
6 34 (20.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (17.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (15.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 24 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (11.59%) Relational Database
11 15 (9.15%) Oracle Database
11 15 (9.15%) SQL Server 2016
12 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (7.93%) RDBMS
14 12 (7.32%) MySQL
15 9 (5.49%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (4.88%) Hadoop
16 8 (4.88%) MongoDB
16 8 (4.88%) NoSQL
16 8 (4.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 47 (28.66%) Visual Studio
2 32 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (8.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (7.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (5.49%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.88%) JIRA
6 8 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (4.27%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.66%) Mercurial
8 6 (3.66%) Subversion
9 5 (3.05%) NUnit
10 4 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (2.44%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.83%) gulp
11 3 (1.83%) jspm
12 2 (1.22%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.22%) NuGet
General
1 52 (31.71%) Finance
2 17 (10.37%) Banking
3 13 (7.93%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.71%) Marketing
5 7 (4.27%) Electronics
5 7 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.05%) Law
7 2 (1.22%) Advertising
7 2 (1.22%) Back Office
7 2 (1.22%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) International Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (43.29%) Developer
2 29 (17.68%) Analyst
3 26 (15.85%) Applications Support
3 26 (15.85%) Senior Developer
4 25 (15.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (14.02%) Applications Support Analyst
6 20 (12.20%) Support Analyst
7 17 (10.37%) DBA
7 17 (10.37%) SQL Developer
8 16 (9.76%) .NET Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Administrator
10 11 (6.71%) C# Developer
11 10 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (6.10%) Senior WPF Developer
11 10 (6.10%) SQL DBA
11 10 (6.10%) WPF Developer
12 9 (5.49%) ETL Developer
13 8 (4.88%) Customer Communications Manager
13 8 (4.88%) Database Developer
13 8 (4.88%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (37.20%) .NET
2 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET
3 20 (12.20%) Web Services
4 18 (10.98%) jQuery
5 17 (10.37%) CSS
6 15 (9.15%) HTML
7 14 (8.54%) XML
8 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (7.32%) .NET Framework
10 11 (6.71%) AngularJS
10 11 (6.71%) WPF
11 10 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.88%) HTML5
13 6 (3.66%) Ajax
14 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (3.05%) SOAP
15 4 (2.44%) Entity Framework
15 4 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (2.44%) WCF
16 3 (1.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.80%) Clustering
2 13 (7.93%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.93%) Replication
3 10 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.49%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.27%) Fintech
7 4 (2.44%) Animation
8 3 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.22%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.22%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.61%) EPoS
10 1 (0.61%) NHS
10 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 94 (57.32%) Windows
2 42 (25.61%) Windows Server
3 24 (14.63%) Windows 2000 Server
4 21 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (10.37%) Linux
6 17 (10.37%) Windows 7
7 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (6.71%) Windows 8
9 10 (6.10%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.05%) Unix
11 4 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (21.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (20.12%) ITIL
5 27 (16.46%) ETL
6 25 (15.24%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (14.02%) High Availability
8 19 (11.59%) OO
9 17 (10.37%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (10.37%) Web Filtering
10 15 (9.15%) Business Analysis
10 15 (9.15%) Network Monitoring
10 15 (9.15%) Patch Management
10 15 (9.15%) SDLC
11 14 (8.54%) Migration
12 13 (7.93%) DevOps
12 13 (7.93%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.32%) Change Management
13 12 (7.32%) Waterfall
13 12 (7.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (78.66%) SQL
2 44 (26.83%) C#
3 43 (26.22%) T-SQL
4 31 (18.90%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.88%) Perl
6 8 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.27%) Java
8 5 (3.05%) C
8 5 (3.05%) PHP
8 5 (3.05%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.05%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.05%) VBScript
9 2 (1.22%) VB
9 2 (1.22%) VB6
9 2 (1.22%) VBA
10 1 (0.61%) C++
10 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.54%) CCNA
2 14 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (8.54%) MCSE
3 11 (6.71%) Degree
3 11 (6.71%) MCITP
4 9 (5.49%) MCTS
5 5 (3.05%) MCDBA
6 3 (1.83%) CCA
6 3 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) OCP
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) SLA
2 8 (4.88%) GDPR
2 8 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.66%) SEPA
4 3 (1.83%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 49 (29.88%) Active Directory
2 30 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (15.24%) XenApp
4 22 (13.41%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (10.37%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (6.10%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.44%) XenServer
9 2 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.32%) SCCM
2 9 (5.49%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.49%) vCenter Server
3 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (4.27%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.44%) Ansible
5 4 (2.44%) Control-M
5 4 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.22%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (59.76%) Microsoft
2 33 (20.12%) Oracle
3 32 (19.51%) VMware
4 25 (15.24%) Citrix
5 17 (10.37%) Cisco
6 12 (7.32%) EMC
7 10 (6.10%) SAP
8 9 (5.49%) Veeam
9 8 (4.88%) Cognos
9 8 (4.88%) Meraki
10 7 (4.27%) CommVault
10 7 (4.27%) McAfee
10 7 (4.27%) Sophos
10 7 (4.27%) Symantec
10 7 (4.27%) Teradata
11 5 (3.05%) Avaya
11 5 (3.05%) Google
11 5 (3.05%) NetApp
12 4 (2.44%) AppDynamics
12 4 (2.44%) CheckPoint