The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 86 53 76
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 44 74 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.50% 3.82% 2.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.78% 9.62% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 66 38
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
649 769 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.92% 39.74% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 556 614 579
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Cheshire region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +9 29 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Macclesfield - 5 £42,500 - 1
Chester -12 3 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Northwich - 2 £47,500 -
Knutsford -5 1 £25,500 -36.25%
Crewe -18 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 69 (86.25%) SQL
3 60 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (67.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (58.75%) T-SQL
6 42 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (48.75%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (30.00%) Replication
10 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
11 23 (28.75%) ETL
12 21 (26.25%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (22.50%) Clustering
14 16 (20.00%) Mobile App
15 15 (18.75%) Games
16 14 (17.50%) .NET
16 14 (17.50%) Android
17 13 (16.25%) iPhone
17 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (16.25%) Google
17 13 (16.25%) Migration
17 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
17 13 (16.25%) Database Mirroring
18 12 (15.00%) C#
18 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
19 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
19 11 (13.75%) Finance

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle 9iAS
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.75%) Lync
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.75%) Primavera
2 3 (3.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 4 (5.00%) LAN
2 4 (5.00%) WAN
2 4 (5.00%) DHCP
2 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (67.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
9 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
9 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (3.75%) MySQL
10 3 (3.75%) OLAP
10 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.50%) Big Data
11 2 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (18.75%) Games
2 11 (13.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 37 (46.25%) DBA
3 33 (41.25%) SQL Developer
4 26 (32.50%) SQL DBA
5 19 (23.75%) SQL Server Developer
6 16 (20.00%) Administrator
7 10 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Database Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Technical Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Business Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Database Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.25%) XML
4 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (5.00%) jQuery
6 3 (3.75%) HTML
6 3 (3.75%) CSS
6 3 (3.75%) WebCenter
7 2 (2.50%) HTML5
7 2 (2.50%) SOAP
7 2 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.25%) Web Services
8 1 (1.25%) Ajax
8 1 (1.25%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.25%) CSS3
8 1 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Replication
2 18 (22.50%) Clustering
3 16 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 13 (16.25%) iPhone
5 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.75%) Life Science
6 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.50%) NHS
7 2 (2.50%) Statistics
7 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Android
2 6 (7.50%) Windows
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.75%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (28.75%) ETL
3 21 (26.25%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (16.25%) Database Mirroring
4 13 (16.25%) Migration
4 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 9 (11.25%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) MVC
10 5 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.25%) Database Security
11 4 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (5.00%) TDD
11 4 (5.00%) CRM
11 4 (5.00%) ETL Development
12 3 (3.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (86.25%) SQL
2 47 (58.75%) T-SQL
3 12 (15.00%) C#
4 9 (11.25%) VB.NET
5 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.75%) Prolog
8 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.25%) MCITP
4 3 (3.75%) OCP
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.75%) MCTS
5 2 (2.50%) MCSA
6 1 (1.25%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) Google
3 8 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (5.00%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 3 (3.75%) CommVault
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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