The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank - 41 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.73% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 76 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 27.34% 27.64% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 41
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2012
County Antrim

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 2000 Server
2 6 (85.71%) Database Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) EqualLogic
2 6 (85.71%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) SCOM
2 6 (85.71%) iSCSI
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Local Government
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) HP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (85.71%) iSCSI
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (14.29%) Moq
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
General
1 6 (85.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
1 6 (85.71%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) EqualLogic
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 2000 Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Database Tuning
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Capacity Management
1 6 (85.71%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCOM
1 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp