Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 660 695 712
Rank change year-on-year +35 +17 -165
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 46 89 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 0.49% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 84 115
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,425 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £74,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 13,967 18,276 21,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.62% 29.53% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11,484 15,123 17,495
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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
Central London +20 16 £46,750 +3.89% 1
West London +15 11 £52,500 +110.00% 1
South London +10 2 £52,500 -
East London - 1 £65,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (73.91%) SQL
3 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 26 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (47.83%) Windows
6 21 (45.65%) CRM
6 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (41.30%) ITIL
8 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (36.96%) Oracle
10 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
11 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
12 14 (30.43%) Management Information System
12 14 (30.43%) Finance
12 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2016
13 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
13 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (28.26%) High Availability
13 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
14 12 (26.09%) .NET
14 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (26.09%) Azure
14 12 (26.09%) AWS
15 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
15 11 (23.91%) Unix
15 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence

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 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) Confluence
3 4 (8.70%) JBoss
3 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.35%) Softmar
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) AWS
1 12 (26.09%) Azure
2 8 (17.39%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (17.39%) Office 365
3 4 (8.70%) OpenShift
3 4 (8.70%) Power Platform
3 4 (8.70%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) Slack
4 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DHCP
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
1 8 (17.39%) VPN
2 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.04%) SAN
4 5 (10.87%) Network Security
5 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2016
7 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
9 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2017
10 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (8.70%) MySQL
11 4 (8.70%) Power BI
11 4 (8.70%) QlikView
11 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
12 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
12 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (4.35%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Sourcetree
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Front Office
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) DBA
3 8 (17.39%) SQL DBA
4 7 (15.22%) Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) CRM Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Technical Leader
5 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Site Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) IT Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) WinForms
3 4 (8.70%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) REST
4 3 (6.52%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.17%) Ajax
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.17%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.04%) Replication
3 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (23.91%) Unix
3 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.22%) Solaris
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.70%) Linux
7 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) CRM
2 19 (41.30%) ITIL
3 13 (28.26%) High Availability
4 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (21.74%) Change Control
6 10 (21.74%) Service Management
7 9 (19.57%) Migration
7 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
7 9 (19.57%) Statistics
8 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 8 (17.39%) OO
8 8 (17.39%) OOD
9 7 (15.22%) Availability Management
9 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
9 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (15.22%) Information Security
9 7 (15.22%) Security Hardening
10 6 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
11 5 (10.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
3 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
4 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
5 10 (21.74%) C#
6 4 (8.70%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) VB
7 3 (6.52%) VBA
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
3 7 (15.22%) MCP
3 7 (15.22%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) GDPR
2 2 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.70%) Docker
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (15.22%) Data Guard
2 7 (15.22%) Perfmon
3 4 (8.70%) Ansible
3 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.70%) Puppet
4 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle
3 9 (19.57%) VMware
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco
4 7 (15.22%) ServiceNow
4 7 (15.22%) Splunk
4 7 (15.22%) Sybase
5 6 (13.04%) Sun
6 5 (10.87%) HP
6 5 (10.87%) Veeam
7 4 (8.70%) TARGIT
8 3 (6.52%) EMC
8 3 (6.52%) McAfee
8 3 (6.52%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
9 2 (4.35%) Citrix
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) Infor
9 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.35%) Trayport