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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 81 68 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 36 54 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.24% 3.15% 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 8.41% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 17
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
500 642 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.08% 37.48% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 419 515 549
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 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +12 26 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Macclesfield - 3 £42,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £33,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (92.86%) SQL
3 61 (72.62%) T-SQL
4 58 (69.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 35 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (40.48%) Replication
9 31 (36.90%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 26 (30.95%) Clustering
12 25 (29.76%) Finance
13 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 20 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (22.62%) Degree
16 19 (22.62%) ETL
16 19 (22.62%) .NET
17 18 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (19.05%) Windows
18 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
19 15 (17.86%) Migration
19 15 (17.86%) MCITP
19 15 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
20 14 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
20 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 12 (14.29%) XML
22 11 (13.10%) MVC

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (8.33%) Oracle 9iAS
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (3.57%) Lync
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.57%) Primavera
3 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (3.57%) LAN
2 3 (3.57%) WAN
2 3 (3.57%) DHCP
2 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (69.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (13.10%) OLAP
8 11 (13.10%) OLAP Cube
9 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
9 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
13 4 (4.76%) QlikView
14 3 (3.57%) MySQL
15 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
15 2 (2.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Games
3 3 (3.57%) Local Government
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 58 (69.05%) DBA
2 44 (52.38%) SQL DBA
3 26 (30.95%) SQL Server DBA
3 26 (30.95%) Administrator
3 26 (30.95%) Developer
4 11 (13.10%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Business Developer
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Server Administrator
7 2 (2.38%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.19%) Analyst
8 1 (1.19%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) .NET
2 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 12 (14.29%) XML
4 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
5 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (5.95%) SOAP
8 4 (4.76%) JSON
8 4 (4.76%) Web Services
8 4 (4.76%) CSS
8 4 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (3.57%) WebCenter
10 2 (2.38%) jQuery
10 2 (2.38%) NHibernate
10 2 (2.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.19%) HTML5
11 1 (1.19%) HTML
11 1 (1.19%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.48%) Replication
2 26 (30.95%) Clustering
3 10 (11.90%) Statistics
4 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.14%) NHS
5 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.57%) Life Science
7 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.76%) Android
4 3 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.57%) SUSE
4 3 (3.57%) Linux
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (36.90%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.62%) ETL
5 15 (17.86%) Migration
5 15 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
7 11 (13.10%) MVC
8 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.71%) Data Migration
10 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (8.33%) CRM
10 7 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.95%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (5.95%) BCP
11 5 (5.95%) TDD
11 5 (5.95%) Business Continuity
12 4 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 78 (92.86%) SQL
2 61 (72.62%) T-SQL
3 11 (13.10%) C#
3 11 (13.10%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.57%) Prolog
6 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (22.62%) Degree
3 15 (17.86%) MCITP
4 9 (10.71%) MCDBA
5 3 (3.57%) OCP
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.57%) MCTS
5 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) MCSE
6 1 (1.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (3.57%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (3.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) CommVault
3 3 (3.57%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Google
4 2 (2.38%) Hyperion
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