The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 163 263 332
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +69
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 170 63 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.48% 0.53% 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.21% 1.87% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 159 63 5
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3261 3371 3544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.32% 28.51% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2866 3018 3251
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 334 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 243 (72.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 215 (64.37%) SQL
4 164 (49.10%) Microsoft
5 147 (44.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 144 (43.11%) .NET
7 136 (40.72%) C#
8 124 (37.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 115 (34.43%) T-SQL
10 112 (33.53%) Finance
11 101 (30.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 96 (28.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 94 (28.14%) ASP.NET
14 92 (27.54%) MS Excel
15 90 (26.95%) SharePoint
16 77 (23.05%) CSS
16 77 (23.05%) Visual Studio
17 75 (22.46%) Business Intelligence
18 67 (20.06%) JavaScript
19 64 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
20 63 (18.86%) MVC
20 63 (18.86%) jQuery
21 61 (18.26%) HTML
22 60 (17.96%) Oracle
22 60 (17.96%) ETL
22 60 (17.96%) Ajax
23 58 (17.37%) Performance Tuning
24 57 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
25 52 (15.57%) Windows
26 50 (14.97%) SharePoint 2013

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 90 (26.95%) SharePoint
2 50 (14.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 36 (10.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 24 (7.19%) IIS
5 17 (5.09%) CMS
6 15 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (3.29%) MS Project Server
7 11 (3.29%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.40%) SAS
9 7 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.80%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.50%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.90%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.90%) Apache
12 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.30%) WordPress
13 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.30%) WorkSite
Applications
1 92 (27.54%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.29%) MS Office
3 6 (1.80%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.50%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) FastStats
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.59%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.30%) Endur
5 1 (0.30%) Maximo
5 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.80%) SaaS
4 5 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) Office 365
5 1 (0.30%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.09%) DNS
2 15 (4.49%) Intranet
3 12 (3.59%) DHCP
4 8 (2.40%) Extranet
5 4 (1.20%) Firewall
6 3 (0.90%) HTTP
6 3 (0.90%) Internet
7 2 (0.60%) SAN
8 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.30%) VPN
8 1 (0.30%) Wireless
8 1 (0.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 243 (72.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 147 (44.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 124 (37.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (30.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 96 (28.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 64 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (8.68%) MySQL
9 28 (8.38%) OLAP
10 25 (7.49%) Oracle Database
11 21 (6.29%) Big Data
12 19 (5.69%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (5.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 16 (4.79%) NoSQL
14 14 (4.19%) OLTP
15 13 (3.89%) Relational Database
15 13 (3.89%) MongoDB
16 12 (3.59%) Hadoop
16 12 (3.59%) SQL Server 2000
17 10 (2.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 77 (23.05%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.19%) NUnit
4 12 (3.59%) MSTest
5 11 (3.29%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (2.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 9 (2.69%) Dreamweaver
7 8 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (2.40%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.40%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (2.10%) NSubstitute
9 4 (1.20%) Moq
9 4 (1.20%) JUnit
9 4 (1.20%) Selenium
9 4 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.20%) Subversion
10 2 (0.60%) ERwin
11 1 (0.30%) JIRA
11 1 (0.30%) ReSharper
General
1 112 (33.53%) Finance
2 40 (11.98%) Banking
3 19 (5.69%) Marketing
4 16 (4.79%) Advertising
5 13 (3.89%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.29%) Legal
6 11 (3.29%) Back Office
7 9 (2.69%) Retail
8 8 (2.40%) Law
9 4 (1.20%) Front Office
9 4 (1.20%) Billing
10 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.60%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 155 (46.41%) Developer
2 75 (22.46%) DBA
3 44 (13.17%) SQL DBA
4 35 (10.48%) Administrator
5 31 (9.28%) SQL Developer
6 29 (8.68%) .NET Developer
7 28 (8.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 26 (7.78%) Architect
9 24 (7.19%) Analyst
9 24 (7.19%) Senior Developer
10 23 (6.89%) C# Developer
10 23 (6.89%) SQL Server DBA
10 23 (6.89%) Senior DBA
11 22 (6.59%) Consultant
12 17 (5.09%) Software Developer
13 15 (4.49%) SQL Server Developer
14 14 (4.19%) Technical Architect
14 14 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (3.89%) Senior SQL DBA
15 13 (3.89%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (43.11%) .NET
2 94 (28.14%) ASP.NET
3 77 (23.05%) CSS
4 63 (18.86%) jQuery
5 61 (18.26%) HTML
6 60 (17.96%) Ajax
7 48 (14.37%) Web Services
8 47 (14.07%) WCF
9 46 (13.77%) XML
10 38 (11.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (11.08%) .NET Framework
12 22 (6.59%) HTML5
13 18 (5.39%) MDX
14 17 (5.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 15 (4.49%) CSS3
15 15 (4.49%) WPF
15 15 (4.49%) XHTML
16 11 (3.29%) REST
17 10 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (2.99%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.08%) Clustering
3 29 (8.68%) Replication
4 24 (7.19%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.89%) Data Integration
6 12 (3.59%) Visualisation
7 11 (3.29%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.69%) N-Tier
10 8 (2.40%) Statistics
11 7 (2.10%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.10%) User Experience
12 5 (1.50%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.20%) Economics
13 4 (1.20%) NHS
14 3 (0.90%) PMI
14 3 (0.90%) RIA
14 3 (0.90%) Hedge funds
15 2 (0.60%) Open Source
15 2 (0.60%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 52 (15.57%) Windows
2 37 (11.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (9.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (5.99%) Linux
5 13 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.60%) Solaris
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.30%) UNIX
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (22.46%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (18.86%) MVC
3 60 (17.96%) ETL
4 58 (17.37%) Performance Tuning
5 57 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (11.68%) Data Modelling
7 24 (7.19%) E-Commerce
8 23 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (6.89%) Data Management
9 20 (5.99%) OO
10 19 (5.69%) Migration
10 19 (5.69%) Web Development
10 19 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (5.69%) Kimball Methodology
11 18 (5.39%) Document Management
12 17 (5.09%) Technical Architecture
12 17 (5.09%) Content Management
13 16 (4.79%) ERP
14 15 (4.49%) Software Engineering
14 15 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 215 (64.37%) SQL
2 136 (40.72%) C#
3 115 (34.43%) T-SQL
4 67 (20.06%) JavaScript
5 19 (5.69%) PowerShell
6 17 (5.09%) VB.NET
7 15 (4.49%) Java
8 14 (4.19%) XPath
9 12 (3.59%) VBA
10 9 (2.69%) PHP
11 7 (2.10%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (1.50%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.20%) VBScript
14 3 (0.90%) Perl
15 1 (0.30%) VB
15 1 (0.30%) VB6
15 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (10.48%) Degree
3 17 (5.09%) MCSE
4 13 (3.89%) MCITP
5 8 (2.40%) MCTS
6 7 (2.10%) MCP
7 6 (1.80%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.90%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.90%) MCSD
8 3 (0.90%) MCSA
9 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.30%) VCAP
10 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.80%) QA
2 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (6.59%) Hyper-V
2 21 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.90%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.90%) XenApp
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.30%) XenServer
7 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) SCCM
1 5 (1.50%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.30%) SCOM
3 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 164 (49.10%) Microsoft
2 60 (17.96%) Oracle
3 26 (7.78%) VMware
4 17 (5.09%) SAP
4 17 (5.09%) Sun
5 15 (4.49%) Citrix
6 12 (3.59%) Infor
7 9 (2.69%) Cognos
8 7 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.80%) Sybase
9 6 (1.80%) Tableau
10 5 (1.50%) Percona
10 5 (1.50%) MapR
10 5 (1.50%) Informatica
10 5 (1.50%) CODA
10 5 (1.50%) Telerik
11 4 (1.20%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.20%) Trillium
11 4 (1.20%) Cisco
11 4 (1.20%) Kofax
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Flexi working
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £100k+ (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Excllent Bens / Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago