Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 694 691 657
Rank change year-on-year -3 -34 -217
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 60 136 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.63% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58 108 188
London median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% - +1.94%
10th Percentile £29,750 £45,000 £29,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

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 15,943 21,677 21,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.43% 31.36% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13,296 17,099 17,745
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 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 +1 16 £55,000 -12.00% 3
West London -3 4 £45,250 -5.73% 2
North London +4 1 £29,000 -42.00%
East London - 1 £44,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (71.67%) SQL
3 38 (63.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (60.00%) Windows
5 34 (56.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 29 (48.33%) Firewall
7 29 (48.33%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (40.00%) Oracle
9 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
10 21 (35.00%) MySQL
10 21 (35.00%) Linux
10 21 (35.00%) Java
10 21 (35.00%) Python
10 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
11 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
12 19 (31.67%) Tomcat
12 19 (31.67%) Perl
12 19 (31.67%) JBoss
12 19 (31.67%) Ansible
12 19 (31.67%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (31.67%) Private Cloud
12 19 (31.67%) SaaS
12 19 (31.67%) Puppet
13 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (30.00%) DevOps
13 18 (30.00%) RDBMS
14 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (28.33%) Docker
14 17 (28.33%) OpenShift

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 19 (31.67%) JBoss
1 19 (31.67%) Tomcat
2 16 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 13 (21.67%) WebLogic
4 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (11.67%) IIS
7 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (10.00%) Skype for Business
8 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (3.33%) Apache
9 2 (3.33%) Drupal
9 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.67%) ArcGIS
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.67%) ArchiCAD
3 1 (1.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.67%) MicroStation
3 1 (1.67%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 29 (48.33%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (31.67%) SaaS
3 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (28.33%) OpenShift
5 14 (23.33%) Office 365
6 6 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (10.00%) IaaS
6 6 (10.00%) OneDrive
7 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (48.33%) Firewall
2 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (23.33%) DNS
4 11 (18.33%) DHCP
5 6 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 6 (10.00%) Skype
6 4 (6.67%) Network Security
6 4 (6.67%) SAN
6 4 (6.67%) VPN
6 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.67%) H.323
8 1 (1.67%) Internet
8 1 (1.67%) ISDN
8 1 (1.67%) LAN
8 1 (1.67%) VoIP
8 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (63.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (56.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
5 21 (35.00%) MySQL
6 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 18 (30.00%) RDBMS
8 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
12 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
13 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Gatling
1 1 (1.67%) JMeter
1 1 (1.67%) Selenium
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.33%) Retail
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Back Office
4 3 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 11 (18.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Administrator
4 10 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 10 (16.67%) DBA
5 9 (15.00%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Support Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) SQL DBA
8 6 (10.00%) Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) IT Support
9 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Database Manager
10 4 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
1 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.33%) LAMP
3 2 (3.33%) Symfony
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Private Cloud
2 13 (21.67%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (15.00%) Clustering
3 9 (15.00%) Replication
4 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.67%) NHS
8 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Linux
3 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (21.67%) Unix
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
5 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) DevOps
2 17 (28.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 17 (28.33%) Web Operations
3 14 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (18.33%) Project Management
5 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (15.00%) ITIL
6 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) CRM
7 6 (10.00%) Database Security
7 6 (10.00%) ETL
7 6 (10.00%) High Availability
7 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (8.33%) Change Control
8 5 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (8.33%) Preventative Maintenance
8 5 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
9 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 43 (71.67%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) Java
2 21 (35.00%) Python
3 19 (31.67%) Perl
4 17 (28.33%) Bash Shell
5 15 (25.00%) Ruby
6 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.00%) VBA
8 3 (5.00%) VBScript
9 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
9 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) C#
10 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.00%) MCSA
3 4 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) CCNA
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Docker
1 17 (28.33%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (11.67%) XenApp
5 6 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (10.00%) vSphere
6 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) Ansible
1 19 (31.67%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (31.67%) Puppet
2 17 (28.33%) Kubernetes
3 7 (11.67%) SCCM
4 6 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (8.33%) Perfmon
6 3 (5.00%) WMI
7 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.00%) Oracle
3 16 (26.67%) VMware
4 13 (21.67%) Sun
5 11 (18.33%) Cisco
6 10 (16.67%) Citrix
7 9 (15.00%) Meraki
8 6 (10.00%) Sophos
8 6 (10.00%) Veeam
9 5 (8.33%) RedGate
9 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (6.67%) CommVault
10 4 (6.67%) HP
11 2 (3.33%) EMC
11 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
12 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.67%) IBM
12 1 (1.67%) IronPort
12 1 (1.67%) Riverbed