The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 106 111 93
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.42% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.99% 1.27% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 22
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £54,500 £44,900
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 452 472 538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.99% 33.19% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 429 415 455
Median salary £47,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Oxford +4 8 £40,000 -33.33%
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) Degree
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 13 (76.47%) Windows
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (64.71%) C#
5 11 (64.71%) .NET
6 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
6 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
7 9 (52.94%) CSS
7 9 (52.94%) HTML
7 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
7 9 (52.94%) Marketing
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (52.94%) CMS
7 9 (52.94%) Content Management
7 9 (52.94%) New Media
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) XHTML
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5 Canvas
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
9 4 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
9 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
9 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (23.53%) F5
9 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (52.94%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
1 4 (23.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (52.94%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) C# Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
1 9 (52.94%) HTML Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Project Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5 Canvas
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) XHTML
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) New Media
1 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
1 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Content Management
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (23.53%) ISA Server
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
1 4 (23.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) F5
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
2 4 (23.53%) Sophos
2 4 (23.53%) VMware