Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 275 211
Rank change year-on-year -55 -64 -93
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 55 162 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.36% 0.89% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% 3.13% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 144 224
Midlands median annual salary £42,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.04% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,125 £21,000 £26,575
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +1.18%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4654 5179 5960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 30.17% 28.40% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4011 4285 5071
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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 Midlands -55 34 £41,250 +10.00% 2
East Midlands -1 21 £43,125 -9.21%
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (94.55%) SQL
3 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (58.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (40.00%) .NET
5 22 (40.00%) Windows
5 22 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (38.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (32.73%) C#
8 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2016
9 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (27.27%) T-SQL
11 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
11 14 (25.45%) VMware
12 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
13 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
14 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (16.36%) WCF
15 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
15 9 (16.36%) Oracle
16 8 (14.55%) HTML
16 8 (14.55%) XML

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 5 (9.09%) SAS
4 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.64%) OpenEdge
5 2 (3.64%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
1 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
1 6 (10.91%) VoIP
2 5 (9.09%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 4 (7.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) FTP
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (58.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (38.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
8 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (10.91%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (5.45%) MySQL
11 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
12 2 (3.64%) BigQuery
12 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
12 2 (3.64%) Power BI
12 2 (3.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) DBA
3 8 (14.55%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Network Support
4 6 (10.91%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) SQL DBA
4 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Database Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) .NET
2 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.36%) WCF
4 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
4 8 (14.55%) HTML
4 8 (14.55%) XML
5 7 (12.73%) jQuery
5 7 (12.73%) XSLT
6 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (10.91%) Web Services
7 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (7.27%) CSS
8 4 (7.27%) WinForms
9 3 (5.45%) Ajax
9 3 (5.45%) REST
9 3 (5.45%) SOAP
9 3 (5.45%) XHTML
9 3 (5.45%) XSD
10 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Clustering
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Vista
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
2 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
4 7 (12.73%) ETL
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) Statistics
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.09%) Validation
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL
8 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.45%) Mobile First
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.45%) Runbook
8 3 (5.45%) Ticket Management
8 3 (5.45%) Web Design
8 3 (5.45%) Web Development
9 2 (3.64%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (94.55%) SQL
2 18 (32.73%) C#
3 15 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.45%) Java
6 3 (5.45%) XPath
7 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) VB6
8 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) MCSE
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) MCITP
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Data Guard
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (7.27%) SCOM
3 3 (5.45%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.64%) Nagios
4 2 (3.64%) Packer
4 2 (3.64%) Terraform
5 1 (1.82%) SCCM
5 1 (1.82%) SCSM
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.45%) VMware
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix
5 5 (9.09%) Cognos
5 5 (9.09%) NetApp
6 3 (5.45%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) iManage
7 1 (1.82%) RedGate
7 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL