Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 52 42
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.43% 0.22% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 0.93% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Northern Ireland median annual salary £29,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.25% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £26,050 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £35,350 £40,000 £42,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +4.88%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 148 108 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 31.56% 24.11% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 64
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,750 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,575 £26,275 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% +4.40% +1.11%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Northern Ireland

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Northern Ireland

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
County Antrim -14 1 £26,500 -33.75% 1
County Tyrone - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2005
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware