Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 464 393 264
Rank change year-on-year -71 -129 -106
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 82 199 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.57% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% 1.94% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74 170 460
South East median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% +13.77% -1.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,975 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,875
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.45% +2.35%

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 9710 10270 13889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.52% 29.37% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8358 9024 11860
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,845
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.03% +3.24%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Surrey +6 37 £55,000 +0.92% 1
Thames Valley +12 35 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Berkshire +29 20 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 10 £47,500 +46.15%
Hampshire -28 6 £35,000 -17.65%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £35,000 -17.65% 1
East Sussex -4 2 £35,000 -15.28%
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 82 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (78.05%) SQL
3 52 (63.41%) Microsoft
4 41 (50.00%) Windows
5 40 (48.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 32 (39.02%) T-SQL
7 30 (36.59%) C#
7 30 (36.59%) .NET
8 28 (34.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (32.93%) High Availability
10 23 (28.05%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
11 22 (26.83%) Finance
12 21 (25.61%) Active Directory
13 20 (24.39%) Web Services
14 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET
15 18 (21.95%) VMware
16 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (20.73%) OO
16 17 (20.73%) HTML
16 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (20.73%) SQL Server 2016
17 16 (19.51%) CSS
17 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
18 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
18 15 (18.29%) SLA
18 15 (18.29%) Cisco
19 14 (17.07%) Oracle

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 13 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Apache
2 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.66%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Firewall
2 11 (13.41%) DNS
2 11 (13.41%) MPLS
2 11 (13.41%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (12.20%) VPN
4 9 (10.98%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (10.98%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (10.98%) DHCP
4 9 (10.98%) LAN
4 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.98%) VLAN
4 9 (10.98%) WAN
5 8 (9.76%) SAN
6 5 (6.10%) NAS
7 4 (4.88%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.44%) Internet
8 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.44%) Network Security
9 1 (1.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (48.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (34.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (20.73%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (12.20%) MySQL
6 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
7 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (9.76%) OLAP
8 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database
9 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
12 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (3.66%) SQLPlus
14 1 (1.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.10%) NUnit
4 4 (4.88%) Subversion
4 4 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Back Office
3 8 (9.76%) Electronics
3 8 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.76%) Marketing
3 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.32%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) DBA
2 25 (30.49%) SQL DBA
3 22 (26.83%) Developer
4 21 (25.61%) Administrator
5 14 (17.07%) Analyst
5 14 (17.07%) Senior Developer
6 13 (15.85%) Support Analyst
7 10 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (10.98%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (10.98%) Linux Support
8 9 (10.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (10.98%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 9 (10.98%) Senior Linux Support
8 9 (10.98%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (10.98%) Senior Support Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 9 (10.98%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (10.98%) Systems Support Analyst
9 8 (9.76%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) .NET
2 20 (24.39%) Web Services
3 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET
4 17 (20.73%) HTML
5 16 (19.51%) CSS
6 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (13.41%) WCF
8 10 (12.20%) XML
9 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
10 7 (8.54%) WPF
11 6 (7.32%) ADO.NET
11 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (7.32%) jQuery
11 6 (7.32%) SOAP
11 6 (7.32%) WF
12 5 (6.10%) XSLT
13 4 (4.88%) HTML5
13 4 (4.88%) NHibernate
14 3 (3.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (10.98%) Replication
2 8 (9.76%) Clustering
3 7 (8.54%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.32%) W3C
5 3 (3.66%) Fintech
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (14.63%) Linux
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.41%) Windows Server
6 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) High Availability
2 23 (28.05%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
4 17 (20.73%) OO
5 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (17.07%) MVC
6 14 (17.07%) Proactive Monitoring
7 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (14.63%) Data Architecture
9 11 (13.41%) SOA
9 11 (13.41%) Statistics
10 10 (12.20%) Data Modelling
10 10 (12.20%) ITIL
10 10 (12.20%) Scrum
11 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.76%) Business Continuity
12 8 (9.76%) DevOps
12 8 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (9.76%) ETL
12 8 (9.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (78.05%) SQL
2 32 (39.02%) T-SQL
3 30 (36.59%) C#
4 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.88%) XPath
8 3 (3.66%) VB
8 3 (3.66%) XAML
9 2 (2.44%) C
9 2 (2.44%) VC++
10 1 (1.22%) Java
10 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.63%) CCNA
2 12 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (13.41%) Degree
4 9 (10.98%) MCSA
5 8 (9.76%) MCDBA
6 4 (4.88%) MCSE
6 4 (4.88%) MCTS
7 3 (3.66%) MCPD
8 1 (1.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.29%) SLA
2 8 (9.76%) Data Quality
2 8 (9.76%) QA
3 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.66%) GAMP
System Software
1 21 (25.61%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.85%) XenApp
4 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.98%) KVM
5 9 (10.98%) Terminal Services
5 9 (10.98%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (10.98%) XenServer
6 5 (6.10%) Firmware
7 4 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (4.88%) MetaFrame
8 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) WSUS
2 9 (10.98%) ZABBIX
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (6.10%) SCCM
4 5 (6.10%) SCOM
5 3 (3.66%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 52 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.95%) VMware
3 15 (18.29%) Cisco
4 14 (17.07%) Oracle
5 13 (15.85%) Citrix
6 10 (12.20%) McAfee
7 9 (10.98%) F5
7 9 (10.98%) SAP
8 7 (8.54%) HP
9 5 (6.10%) RedGate
10 4 (4.88%) 3PAR
11 3 (3.66%) EMC
11 3 (3.66%) Veeam
12 2 (2.44%) Juniper
12 2 (2.44%) Sophos
12 2 (2.44%) WatchGuard
13 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.22%) Mitel
13 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (1.22%) Symantec