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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 80 62 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 40 68 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.33% 3.74% 1.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.75% 10.01% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 60 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £60,000
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
593 679 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.60% 37.35% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 489 544 563
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 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +8 27 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Macclesfield - 5 £42,500 -
Northwich - 2 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £39,000 -
Knutsford -10 1 £25,500 -36.25%
Crewe -16 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 82 (92.13%) SQL
3 65 (73.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (65.17%) T-SQL
5 47 (52.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (49.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (44.94%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
9 31 (34.83%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (34.83%) Performance Tuning
10 30 (33.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (33.71%) Replication
11 23 (25.84%) ETL
11 23 (25.84%) Clustering
12 21 (23.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (21.35%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
16 17 (19.10%) .NET
16 17 (19.10%) Finance
17 16 (17.98%) Database Mirroring
18 15 (16.85%) Mobile App
18 15 (16.85%) Migration
18 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
19 14 (15.73%) Games
20 13 (14.61%) Degree
20 13 (14.61%) Windows
20 13 (14.61%) Android
21 12 (13.48%) PowerShell
21 12 (13.48%) C#

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 8 (8.99%) Oracle 9iAS
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) Lync
4 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (7.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (4.49%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (3.37%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) LAN
1 4 (4.49%) WAN
1 4 (4.49%) DHCP
1 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (73.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (52.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (49.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (34.83%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (33.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (23.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 19 (21.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
9 9 (10.11%) Relational Database
10 8 (8.99%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (7.87%) OLAP
12 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (6.74%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (3.37%) MySQL
13 3 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
14 2 (2.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.10%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Games
3 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Local Government
4 1 (1.12%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (55.06%) DBA
2 38 (42.70%) Developer
3 33 (37.08%) SQL DBA
4 25 (28.09%) Administrator
4 25 (28.09%) SQL Developer
5 15 (16.85%) SQL Server DBA
6 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Database Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Business Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Technical Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 1 (1.12%) Senior SQL Developer
11 1 (1.12%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) .NET
2 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.99%) XML
3 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
3 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (3.37%) jQuery
5 3 (3.37%) WebCenter
5 3 (3.37%) CSS
5 3 (3.37%) SOAP
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services
6 2 (2.25%) JSON
6 2 (2.25%) HTML
6 2 (2.25%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.12%) MDX
7 1 (1.12%) WPF
7 1 (1.12%) LINQ
7 1 (1.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.71%) Replication
2 23 (25.84%) Clustering
3 15 (16.85%) Mobile App
4 11 (12.36%) iPhone
5 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (8.99%) Statistics
7 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
8 5 (5.62%) NHS
9 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.37%) Life Science
9 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Windows
1 13 (14.61%) Android
2 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.12%) SUSE
6 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (34.83%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (25.84%) ETL
4 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.98%) Database Mirroring
6 15 (16.85%) Migration
7 11 (12.36%) Data Migration
7 11 (12.36%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.11%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.11%) MVC
9 8 (8.99%) CRM
9 8 (8.99%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.62%) Business Continuity
11 5 (5.62%) TDD
11 5 (5.62%) BCP
11 5 (5.62%) Business Continuity Planning
12 4 (4.49%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (92.13%) SQL
2 58 (65.17%) T-SQL
3 12 (13.48%) C#
3 12 (13.48%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.11%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.87%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.37%) Prolog
7 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (11.24%) MCITP
4 6 (6.74%) MCDBA
5 3 (3.37%) OCP
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.37%) MCTS
6 2 (2.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (1.12%) ISEB
7 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Google
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 4 (4.49%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.37%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) CommVault
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