Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 198 201
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 18 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% 0.41% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 1.30% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 31
Scotland median annual salary £38,750 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.19% -1.76% +7.59%
10th Percentile £34,125 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £50,125 £63,750
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1931 1616 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.56% 31.28% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 959 1323
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Glasgow -19 10 £37,500 +0.67%
Edinburgh -7 4 £72,500 +93.33%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £40,000 -
Fife - 1 £20,000 -
SQL Server 2005
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 10 (55.56%) DNS
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 10 (55.56%) DHCP
4 10 (55.56%) Symantec
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (55.56%) Skype for Business
4 10 (55.56%) Office 365
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
6 7 (38.89%) Unix
6 7 (38.89%) iPhone
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) vSphere
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 6 (33.33%) VLAN
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Phone
7 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
7 6 (33.33%) Malwarebytes

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
2 6 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DHCP
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) VLAN
2 6 (33.33%) VPN
2 6 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) Big Data
5 2 (11.11%) DTS
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Development DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) OC4J
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) iPhone
2 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 6 (33.33%) Solaris
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Phone
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
3 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Office Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 6 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (33.33%) Malwarebytes
1 6 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Symantec
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Apple
3 6 (33.33%) Avaya
3 6 (33.33%) Dell
3 6 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 6 (33.33%) Sophos
4 4 (22.22%) CA
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Varonis
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle