The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 136 120
Rank change year-on-year -37 -16  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 29 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.74% 1.30% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.20% 4.25% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 67
Median salary £40,000 £43,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.51% +29.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £48,500
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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1319 1036 1289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.85% 30.71% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 896 1107
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Stockport +2 7 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Altrincham - 4 - - 1
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (81.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (70.69%) SQL
4 35 (60.34%) .NET
5 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
6 28 (48.28%) C#
7 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
7 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
8 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
9 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (24.14%) Windows
10 14 (24.14%) XML
11 13 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (22.41%) Data Analysis
11 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (20.69%) T-SQL
13 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2014
14 10 (17.24%) Web Services
14 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
14 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
15 9 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (15.52%) HTML
15 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
15 9 (15.52%) XHTML
15 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
16 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) Alfresco
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) IaaS
1 7 (12.07%) PaaS
1 7 (12.07%) SaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (81.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (8.62%) MySQL
8 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
9 4 (6.90%) OLAP
9 4 (6.90%) OLTP
9 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.72%) DTS
12 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) NUnit
1 4 (6.90%) Selenium
1 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 7 (12.07%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) DBA
2 17 (29.31%) SQL DBA
3 14 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.24%) SQL Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (13.79%) HTML Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Team Leader
7 7 (12.07%) Technical Leader
8 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 6 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
8 6 (10.34%) Network Team Leader
9 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.90%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) .NET
2 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
2 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 14 (24.14%) XML
4 10 (17.24%) Web Services
5 9 (15.52%) HTML
5 9 (15.52%) XHTML
6 1 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (12.07%) iPad
3 6 (10.34%) Clustering
4 4 (6.90%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (22.41%) Data Analysis
2 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (13.79%) Business Continuity
3 8 (13.79%) High Availability
3 8 (13.79%) MVC
3 8 (13.79%) Statistics
4 7 (12.07%) Data Management
4 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
4 7 (12.07%) Data Protection
4 7 (12.07%) ETL
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
4 7 (12.07%) QMS
5 6 (10.34%) Coaching
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) SQL
2 28 (48.28%) C#
3 12 (20.69%) T-SQL
4 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.34%) VBA
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VB6
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
1 7 (12.07%) QA
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) KVM
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Cognos
3 4 (6.90%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.72%) Pega
4 1 (1.72%) RedGate
4 1 (1.72%) Symantec
4 1 (1.72%) VMware
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Hours
Posted: 25 days ago