The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 231 162
Rank change year-on-year +12 -69  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 30 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.51% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 1.54% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 70
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £47,050 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1570 1952 1931
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.03% 33.12% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1634 1664
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Wiltshire +27 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Dorset +22 2 £37,500 -
Bristol -8 2 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Devon - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 26 (68.42%) Windows
4 24 (63.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (57.89%) Windows Server
6 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
9 16 (42.11%) Windows XP
9 16 (42.11%) VB
10 14 (36.84%) VBScript
10 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
10 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (34.21%) MS Office
11 13 (34.21%) VMware
12 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
13 9 (23.68%) HTML
13 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
14 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
14 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
14 8 (21.05%) C#
14 8 (21.05%) .NET
14 8 (21.05%) CSS
15 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
16 6 (15.79%) MVC
16 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
16 6 (15.79%) VoIP

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
6 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (5.26%) IIS
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) VoIP
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DASS2
3 4 (10.53%) DPNSS
3 4 (10.53%) PBX
3 4 (10.53%) TETRA
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) Skype
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) Intranet
5 2 (5.26%) MPLS
5 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Legal
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) IT Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) IT Support
4 10 (26.32%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Systems Support
8 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Communications Support Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) DBA
8 4 (10.53%) SQL DBA
8 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Exchange Support
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Support Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) VB Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
5 2 (5.26%) Ajax
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (5.26%) Classic ASP
5 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (5.26%) LINQ
5 2 (5.26%) RESTful
5 2 (5.26%) SOAP
5 2 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Internet of Things
2 2 (5.26%) Robotics
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (42.11%) Windows XP
6 12 (31.58%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) MVC
2 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.53%) ERP
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.53%) Workflow
3 2 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.26%) Communications Security
3 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.26%) CRM
3 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
3 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.26%) High Availability
3 2 (5.26%) Line Management
3 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.26%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) VB
3 14 (36.84%) VBScript
4 8 (21.05%) C#
4 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.89%) VBA
8 2 (5.26%) VB6
9 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Nortel
3 4 (10.53%) Siemens
4 3 (7.89%) Avaya
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Veeam
6 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
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