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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 323 227
Rank change year-on-year -9 -96  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 62 113 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.61% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 1.95% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 46 108 217
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £31,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4434 5800 6857
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.39% 31.53% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3840 5188 5834
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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
Berkshire +31 20 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Surrey +18 15 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Hampshire +24 9 £29,000 -30.19% 1
East Sussex +13 7 - -
Buckinghamshire -12 7 £32,500 -13.33%
Oxfordshire +17 2 £42,750 +0.58% 1
West Sussex -3 2 £42,500 +3.03%
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 103 (83.06%) SQL
3 86 (69.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (63.71%) Microsoft
5 61 (49.19%) Windows
6 48 (38.71%) .NET
7 47 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (37.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (33.06%) C#
10 39 (31.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 31 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (24.19%) Windows Server
13 30 (24.19%) High Availability
13 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET
14 29 (23.39%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (21.77%) Web Services
15 27 (21.77%) Active Directory
15 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (20.16%) MVC
17 24 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
17 24 (19.35%) HTML
17 24 (19.35%) Mentoring
18 22 (17.74%) VMware
18 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (16.94%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (16.94%) SQL Server 2014
20 20 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (16.13%) WCF

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 20 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (15.32%) IIS
3 12 (9.68%) Apache
3 12 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.03%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (4.03%) CMS
7 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.61%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.81%) JBoss
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.81%) SAS
9 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Asana
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.65%) SaaS
2 6 (4.84%) Office 365
3 3 (2.42%) IaaS
3 3 (2.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) Firewall
2 13 (10.48%) LAN
2 13 (10.48%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.48%) WAN
3 11 (8.87%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (8.87%) Cisco PIX
3 11 (8.87%) DHCP
3 11 (8.87%) DNS
3 11 (8.87%) MPLS
3 11 (8.87%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (8.87%) VLAN
3 11 (8.87%) VPN
4 4 (3.23%) NetScaler
4 4 (3.23%) SAN
5 3 (2.42%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.42%) SMS
6 2 (1.61%) HTTP
6 2 (1.61%) Internet
6 2 (1.61%) Skype
6 2 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (69.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (37.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (31.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (16.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (11.29%) MySQL
7 14 (11.29%) Relational Database
8 10 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (7.26%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
13 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (2.42%) Power BI
14 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (1.61%) Big Data
15 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
15 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.45%) NUnit
3 7 (5.65%) JIRA
3 7 (5.65%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (15.32%) Marketing
2 15 (12.10%) Finance
3 11 (8.87%) Back Office
4 10 (8.06%) Electronics
4 10 (8.06%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (31.45%) Developer
2 26 (20.97%) DBA
2 26 (20.97%) SQL DBA
3 24 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 23 (18.55%) Administrator
4 23 (18.55%) Analyst
4 23 (18.55%) Support Analyst
5 21 (16.94%) SQL Developer
6 17 (13.71%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 16 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (11.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 12 (9.68%) Systems Support Analyst
10 11 (8.87%) Linux Support
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Linux Support
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Support Analyst
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.71%) .NET
2 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET
3 27 (21.77%) Web Services
4 24 (19.35%) HTML
5 20 (16.13%) WCF
5 20 (16.13%) XML
6 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (14.52%) CSS
8 15 (12.10%) jQuery
9 13 (10.48%) .NET Framework
10 11 (8.87%) Entity Framework
11 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 9 (7.26%) HTML5
12 8 (6.45%) REST
12 8 (6.45%) XHTML
13 7 (5.65%) Dapper ORM
13 7 (5.65%) JSON
13 7 (5.65%) RESTful
13 7 (5.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.65%) W3C
3 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.03%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.03%) New Media
4 5 (4.03%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.61%) Clustering
7 2 (1.61%) NHS
7 2 (1.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.81%) LIMS
8 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (49.19%) Windows
2 47 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (24.19%) Windows Server
5 16 (12.90%) Linux
6 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.26%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.23%) Unix
9 3 (2.42%) CentOS
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (2.42%) Solaris
10 1 (0.81%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.19%) High Availability
2 29 (23.39%) Performance Tuning
3 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (20.16%) MVC
5 24 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (19.35%) Mentoring
6 21 (16.94%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 15 (12.10%) Statistics
9 13 (10.48%) TDD
10 12 (9.68%) ITIL
11 11 (8.87%) Data Modelling
12 10 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (8.06%) Programme Management
13 9 (7.26%) Data Protection
14 8 (6.45%) Data Analysis
14 8 (6.45%) Data Management
14 8 (6.45%) Migration
14 8 (6.45%) SOLID
15 7 (5.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 103 (83.06%) SQL
2 41 (33.06%) C#
3 31 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.26%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.03%) C++
6 5 (4.03%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.42%) C
7 3 (2.42%) Java
8 2 (1.61%) XAML
9 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.81%) R
9 1 (0.81%) Scala
9 1 (0.81%) VB
9 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.90%) Degree
3 13 (10.48%) MCITP
4 12 (9.68%) MCSA
4 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 11 (8.87%) CCNA
5 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (8.87%) MCTS
6 6 (4.84%) MCSE
7 4 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.61%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.61%) MCP
10 1 (0.81%) CISA
10 1 (0.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) SLA
2 8 (6.45%) QA
3 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (21.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.10%) XenApp
4 14 (11.29%) XenServer
5 11 (8.87%) Hyper-V
5 11 (8.87%) KVM
5 11 (8.87%) Terminal Services
5 11 (8.87%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (3.23%) MetaFrame
7 3 (2.42%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (11.29%) WSUS
2 11 (8.87%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.23%) Puppet
4 3 (2.42%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.42%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.81%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 79 (63.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.74%) VMware
3 20 (16.13%) Cisco
4 15 (12.10%) Citrix
5 14 (11.29%) McAfee
5 14 (11.29%) Oracle
6 11 (8.87%) F5
6 11 (8.87%) SAP
7 7 (5.65%) HP
8 6 (4.84%) IBM
9 4 (3.23%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.42%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.42%) Dell
10 3 (2.42%) EMC
10 3 (2.42%) Sophos
10 3 (2.42%) Sun
10 3 (2.42%) Symantec
10 3 (2.42%) Veeam
11 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
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