Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SQL Server 2000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2000
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1080 1113 955
Rank change year-on-year +33 -158 -180
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2000 53 91 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.051% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.17% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 89 246
UK median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -11.11%

SQL Server 2000 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 45,998 54,445 55,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.80% 30.30% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37,790 44,893 47,090
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SQL Server 2000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2000 in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2000 in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the UK over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
England +11 51 £43,000 -4.44% 3
UK excluding London +42 30 £42,500 +13.33% 5
London +29 16 £65,000 +18.18%
South East +28 12 £42,500 -29.17% 2
East of England +37 8 £42,000 -6.67%
Midlands +37 8 £42,500 +93.18%
East Midlands +25 5 £42,500 +54.55%
West Midlands +15 3 £45,000 +104.55%
North of England +25 1 £25,437 -29.34% 1
Scotland - 1 £55,000 - 2
North East - 1 £25,437 -

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 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 with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (56.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (47.17%) Windows
4 24 (45.28%) SQL
5 21 (39.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (35.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (32.08%) T-SQL
9 16 (30.19%) MySQL
9 16 (30.19%) Oracle
9 16 (30.19%) ITIL
9 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
10 15 (28.30%) Clustering
10 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Clustering
11 14 (26.42%) Change Management
11 14 (26.42%) Linux
12 13 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (22.64%) VB
13 12 (22.64%) Project Management
13 12 (22.64%) Finance
14 11 (20.75%) SLA
14 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
15 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
15 10 (18.87%) C#
15 10 (18.87%) SAN
16 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (16.98%) .NET

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.77%) WordPress
6 1 (1.89%) CMS
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) SAN
2 6 (11.32%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) NAS
3 4 (7.55%) DHCP
3 4 (7.55%) VPN
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
4 2 (3.77%) Intranet
5 1 (1.89%) Firewall
5 1 (1.89%) MPLS
5 1 (1.89%) PABX
5 1 (1.89%) PBX
5 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (56.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (39.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (35.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (30.19%) MySQL
7 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
9 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (13.21%) DTS
11 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
12 6 (11.32%) DB2
12 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (9.43%) ProClarity
14 4 (7.55%) MS Access
15 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
15 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (1.89%) Moq
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Toad
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Billing
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) DBA
1 27 (50.94%) SQL DBA
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server DBA
3 15 (28.30%) Administrator
4 9 (16.98%) Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior DBA
5 8 (15.09%) Senior SQL DBA
5 8 (15.09%) Support Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Head of Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) Head of Technical Services
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) SSIS Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) VBA Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) ADO
3 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (5.66%) jQuery
4 2 (3.77%) .NET Core
4 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.77%) Ajax
4 2 (3.77%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (3.77%) CSS
4 2 (3.77%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.77%) WPF
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.89%) JSP
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
5 1 (1.89%) WCF
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (1.89%) XHTML
5 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Clustering
2 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.32%) Replication
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.89%) CMDB
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.89%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.09%) Windows 2000
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.77%) Android
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.89%) Solaris
10 1 (1.89%) Unix
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 14 (26.42%) Change Management
3 13 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (22.64%) Project Management
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (13.21%) Change Control
7 7 (13.21%) Database Mirroring
7 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (13.21%) ETL
7 7 (13.21%) High Availability
8 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.32%) Server Management
9 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
10 4 (7.55%) Information Security
10 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.55%) Service Management
10 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) T-SQL
3 12 (22.64%) VB
4 10 (18.87%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.66%) VBScript
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.77%) VBA
7 1 (1.89%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.89%) Delphi
7 1 (1.89%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB6
7 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) MCDBA
3 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.66%) PMP
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) MCITP
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
2 8 (15.09%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (15.09%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.77%) SCCM
4 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.89%) Control-M
5 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.43%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (7.55%) Apple
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
4 4 (7.55%) Lotus
4 4 (7.55%) McAfee
4 4 (7.55%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) Veeam
6 1 (1.89%) Veritas