Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > South East
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 424 466 490
Rank change year-on-year +42 +24 -91
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 36 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 52 54
South East median annual salary £60,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.87% -4.21% +11.76%
10th Percentile £34,700 £25,000 £23,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,000 £64,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +2.27%

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 5,791 7,648 9,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.54% 28.54% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,819 6,407 8,558
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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
West Sussex - 15 £57,500 -
Thames Valley +33 9 £50,000 +44.93% 3
Berkshire +23 6 £60,000 +71.43% 3
Surrey +19 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Hampshire +24 3 - - 1
Middlesex - 3 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £36,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £31,000 -4.62%
Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
3 25 (69.44%) Windows
4 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
5 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (55.56%) High Availability
7 19 (52.78%) Clustering
7 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2017
8 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 17 (47.22%) SLA
10 16 (44.44%) Firmware
10 16 (44.44%) Azure
11 15 (41.67%) ServiceNow
11 15 (41.67%) Degree
11 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (41.67%) ITIL
11 15 (41.67%) MCP
11 15 (41.67%) Security Hardening
12 14 (38.89%) Unix
13 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (36.11%) Ticket Management
14 12 (33.33%) Information Security
14 12 (33.33%) Finance
15 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
15 11 (30.56%) Solaris
16 6 (16.67%) .NET
16 6 (16.67%) C#

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 3 (8.33%) JBoss
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) Azure
2 4 (11.11%) AWS
3 3 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (8.33%) OpenShift
3 3 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) DHCP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2017
4 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) MySQL
6 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.78%) DTS
7 1 (2.78%) Power BI
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) DBA
3 8 (22.22%) Operations Support Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) SQL DBA
4 7 (19.44%) Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) CRM Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 4 (11.11%) WinForms
3 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) Ajax
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Clustering
2 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 3 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Unix
3 11 (30.56%) Solaris
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) High Availability
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 15 (41.67%) Security Hardening
3 13 (36.11%) Ticket Management
4 12 (33.33%) Information Security
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) Change Control
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) DevOps
8 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
8 3 (8.33%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) OOD
8 3 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Web Operations
9 2 (5.56%) Line Management
9 2 (5.56%) Presales
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
1 15 (41.67%) MCP
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) Firmware
3 3 (8.33%) Docker
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
1 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) ServiceNow
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Sun
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Apple