Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 491 463 443
Rank change year-on-year -28 -20 -53
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 31 81 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.95% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 95
South East median annual salary £60,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.87% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £29,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,000
England median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% -

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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 6,832 8,562 8,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.05% 28.73% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,778 7,211 7,742
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in the South East over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. 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
Thames Valley +43 28 £60,000 +71.43% 1
Berkshire +29 28 £60,000 +71.43% 1
West Sussex - 2 - - 2
East Sussex +16 1 £29,000 -35.56%
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 25 (80.65%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (77.42%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (77.42%) Ansible
4 24 (77.42%) Private Cloud
4 24 (77.42%) SaaS
4 24 (77.42%) Puppet
4 24 (77.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (77.42%) MySQL
4 24 (77.42%) Java
4 24 (77.42%) Perl
4 24 (77.42%) Linux
4 24 (77.42%) JBoss
4 24 (77.42%) Tomcat
4 24 (77.42%) Python
5 23 (74.19%) Oracle
6 22 (70.97%) Relational Database
7 21 (67.74%) Kubernetes
7 21 (67.74%) Web Operations
7 21 (67.74%) Docker
7 21 (67.74%) OpenShift
7 21 (67.74%) DevOps
7 21 (67.74%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (67.74%) Bash Shell
7 21 (67.74%) TCP/IP
7 21 (67.74%) RDBMS
7 21 (67.74%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 20 (64.52%) Unix

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (77.42%) JBoss
1 24 (77.42%) Tomcat
2 16 (51.61%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 25 (80.65%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (77.42%) SaaS
3 21 (67.74%) OpenShift
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.23%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) TCP/IP
2 19 (61.29%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (77.42%) MySQL
3 24 (77.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (70.97%) Relational Database
5 21 (67.74%) RDBMS
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.23%) Power BI
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 10 (32.26%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (29.03%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (19.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
8 4 (12.90%) Web Engineer
9 3 (9.68%) Analyst
9 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Engineer
10 2 (6.45%) DBA
10 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
10 2 (6.45%) Operations Support Engineer
10 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
11 1 (3.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
1 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Private Cloud
2 18 (58.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) Unix
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) DevOps
1 21 (67.74%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 21 (67.74%) Web Operations
2 4 (12.90%) Analytics
2 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
3 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.45%) Security Hardening
4 2 (6.45%) Ticket Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 24 (77.42%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) Perl
2 24 (77.42%) Python
3 21 (67.74%) Bash Shell
4 20 (64.52%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Docker
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (77.42%) Ansible
1 24 (77.42%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (77.42%) Puppet
2 21 (67.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 17 (54.84%) Sun
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) VMware