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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 66 75 110
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 55 48 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.13% 2.75% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.43% 7.82% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,377 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £55,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
583 614 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.18% 35.19% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 477 499 542
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 £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +7 33 £40,000 - 4
Macclesfield +1 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Alderley Edge - 2 £35,000 -
Crewe - 2 £32,500 - 1
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 86 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (89.53%) SQL
3 63 (73.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (63.95%) T-SQL
5 54 (62.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
8 33 (38.37%) Performance Tuning
9 31 (36.05%) Replication
10 28 (32.56%) .NET
11 26 (30.23%) Windows
12 25 (29.07%) MS Excel
13 24 (27.91%) Finance
14 23 (26.74%) ASP.NET
15 22 (25.58%) C#
16 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (22.09%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (20.93%) XML
19 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 16 (18.60%) Statistics
20 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
20 16 (18.60%) Clustering
21 15 (17.44%) MVC
21 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
22 14 (16.28%) Degree
22 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
22 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
22 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
22 14 (16.28%) Database Mirroring

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (1.16%) Oracle 9iAS
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 25 (29.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (73.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (62.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (22.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (12.79%) OLAP
6 11 (12.79%) OLAP Cube
7 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (3.49%) QlikView
11 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.33%) SSDT
13 1 (1.16%) MySQL
13 1 (1.16%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Games
3 3 (3.49%) Local Government
4 2 (2.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 53 (61.63%) DBA
2 45 (52.33%) SQL DBA
3 32 (37.21%) Developer
4 28 (32.56%) SQL Server DBA
5 18 (20.93%) Administrator
6 15 (17.44%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Business Developer
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.65%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Server Administrator
9 3 (3.49%) Junior
10 2 (2.33%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.33%) VB Developer
10 2 (2.33%) VB6 Developer
11 1 (1.16%) AWS Developer
11 1 (1.16%) Junior DBA
11 1 (1.16%) Analyst
11 1 (1.16%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.56%) .NET
2 23 (26.74%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.93%) XML
4 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
5 13 (15.12%) CSS
6 11 (12.79%) WPF
7 10 (11.63%) HTML
7 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (11.63%) WCF
8 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (8.14%) Web Services
8 7 (8.14%) Ajax
9 6 (6.98%) LINQ
10 5 (5.81%) XHTML
10 5 (5.81%) SOAP
10 5 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.81%) HTML5
11 4 (4.65%) WinForms
11 4 (4.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.05%) Replication
2 16 (18.60%) Clustering
2 16 (18.60%) Statistics
3 6 (6.98%) NHS
3 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) SUSE
2 3 (3.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.33%) Android
3 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.37%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (17.44%) MVC
5 14 (16.28%) Database Mirroring
6 13 (15.12%) ETL
7 11 (12.79%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.30%) SOA
10 7 (8.14%) CRM
10 7 (8.14%) Migration
10 7 (8.14%) TDD
10 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.81%) Web Development
11 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (5.81%) Business Continuity
11 5 (5.81%) BCP
12 4 (4.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 77 (89.53%) SQL
2 55 (63.95%) T-SQL
3 22 (25.58%) C#
4 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
5 12 (13.95%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.33%) VB6
6 2 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.28%) Degree
3 12 (13.95%) MCITP
4 9 (10.47%) MCDBA
5 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) MCSE
6 1 (1.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (3.49%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle
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