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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 124 122 182
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +60
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 148 236 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 2.31% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.35% 8.64% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 139 225 133
Average salary £53,500 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.90% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2014 2731 2861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 30.09% 26.78% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 2467 2505
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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.

1 274 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 208 (75.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 193 (70.44%) SQL
4 149 (54.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 140 (51.09%) Microsoft
6 117 (42.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 107 (39.05%) Finance
8 101 (36.86%) MS Excel
9 99 (36.13%) T-SQL
10 80 (29.20%) .NET
11 76 (27.74%) C#
12 75 (27.37%) SQL Server 2014
13 68 (24.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 67 (24.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 63 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
16 57 (20.80%) ETL
17 52 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
17 52 (18.98%) Windows
18 51 (18.61%) Data Protection
18 51 (18.61%) SQL Server 2005
19 46 (16.79%) Replication
20 44 (16.06%) ASP.NET
21 43 (15.69%) ITIL
21 43 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
22 41 (14.96%) Windows Server
23 39 (14.23%) Active Directory
24 37 (13.50%) Performance Tuning
25 36 (13.14%) MCITP
25 36 (13.14%) SharePoint
25 36 (13.14%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (13.14%) SharePoint
2 30 (10.95%) IIS
3 12 (4.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.92%) CMS
5 8 (2.92%) Umbraco
6 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.19%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.36%) Lync
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 101 (36.86%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.46%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.73%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.28%) Office 365
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.39%) DNS
2 19 (6.93%) SAN
3 12 (4.38%) DHCP
3 12 (4.38%) Firewall
3 12 (4.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.65%) LAN
5 6 (2.19%) NAS
5 6 (2.19%) VLAN
6 5 (1.82%) Intranet
6 5 (1.82%) SSL
7 4 (1.46%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (1.46%) DSL
7 4 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.46%) IP Telephony
7 4 (1.46%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.46%) MPLS
7 4 (1.46%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.46%) VPLS
7 4 (1.46%) VPN
7 4 (1.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 208 (75.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 149 (54.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (42.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (27.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 67 (24.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 52 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (18.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (8.39%) Relational Database
9 23 (8.39%) Siebel EIM
10 12 (4.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (3.65%) Data Mining
12 9 (3.28%) Power BI
13 6 (2.19%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (1.46%) Big Data
15 4 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (1.46%) RDBMS
16 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 3 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (6.57%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.28%) NUnit
4 7 (2.55%) Subversion
5 6 (2.19%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (1.46%) JIRA
7 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.09%) Moq
9 2 (0.73%) JsTestDriver
9 2 (0.73%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.73%) Selenium
9 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.36%) WinDbg
General
1 107 (39.05%) Finance
2 28 (10.22%) Banking
3 19 (6.93%) Retail
4 14 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.74%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.65%) Front Office
7 9 (3.28%) Law
8 8 (2.92%) Automotive
8 8 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (2.55%) Marketing
10 3 (1.09%) Advertising
10 3 (1.09%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Publishing
11 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 124 (45.26%) Developer
2 78 (28.47%) DBA
3 76 (27.74%) SQL Developer
4 72 (26.28%) SQL DBA
5 46 (16.79%) SQL Server DBA
6 42 (15.33%) Administrator
7 32 (11.68%) .NET Developer
8 31 (11.31%) C# Developer
9 26 (9.49%) Senior Developer
10 24 (8.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 22 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (8.03%) SQL Server Developer
12 21 (7.66%) Server Administrator
13 18 (6.57%) Analyst
14 16 (5.84%) Senior DBA
14 16 (5.84%) Senior SQL DBA
14 16 (5.84%) SQL BI Developer
15 15 (5.47%) Architect
16 14 (5.11%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (29.20%) .NET
2 44 (16.06%) ASP.NET
3 25 (9.12%) jQuery
4 24 (8.76%) CSS
5 23 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (8.39%) HTML
6 22 (8.03%) .NET Framework
6 22 (8.03%) WCF
7 17 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (6.20%) Web Services
8 15 (5.47%) MDX
9 13 (4.74%) XML
10 11 (4.01%) HTML5
10 11 (4.01%) WPF
11 10 (3.65%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.65%) Entity Framework
12 8 (2.92%) CSS3
12 8 (2.92%) JSON
12 8 (2.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (2.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.79%) Replication
2 29 (10.58%) Data Protection Act
3 17 (6.20%) Clustering
4 16 (5.84%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.01%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.65%) Data Integration
8 8 (2.92%) Biology
8 8 (2.92%) Physics
9 7 (2.55%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.82%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.46%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.46%) Reference Data
11 4 (1.46%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.09%) RIA
12 3 (1.09%) Statistics
12 3 (1.09%) User Experience
13 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.98%) Windows
2 41 (14.96%) Windows Server
3 35 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (5.47%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.19%) Linux
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Unix
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (20.80%) ETL
3 51 (18.61%) Data Protection
4 43 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (15.69%) ITIL
5 37 (13.50%) Performance Tuning
6 34 (12.41%) Data Transformation
7 33 (12.04%) Data Modelling
7 33 (12.04%) MVC
8 27 (9.85%) High Availability
8 27 (9.85%) Performance Monitoring
9 26 (9.49%) Physical Data Model
10 25 (9.12%) Data Management
10 25 (9.12%) Migration
11 24 (8.76%) Kimball Methodology
12 23 (8.39%) Performance Optimisation
13 17 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (5.47%) Business Continuity
14 15 (5.47%) Information Management
14 15 (5.47%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 193 (70.44%) SQL
2 99 (36.13%) T-SQL
3 76 (27.74%) C#
4 36 (13.14%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.39%) VBA
6 22 (8.03%) VB
7 20 (7.30%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.92%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.55%) VBScript
10 6 (2.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.46%) Ruby
13 2 (0.73%) C
13 2 (0.73%) Erlang
13 2 (0.73%) Java
13 2 (0.73%) Python
13 2 (0.73%) R
14 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 68 (24.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (13.14%) MCITP
3 35 (12.77%) Degree
4 26 (9.49%) MCSE
5 22 (8.03%) MCSA
6 12 (4.38%) MCTS
7 11 (4.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (4.01%) MCDBA
8 10 (3.65%) CCNA
8 10 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.19%) MCP
10 2 (0.73%) ISEB
11 1 (0.36%) MCSD
11 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.04%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.01%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.73%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (14.23%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.74%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.55%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.19%) XenApp
7 5 (1.82%) vSphere
7 5 (1.82%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.19%) Backup Exec
1 6 (2.19%) SCCM
2 5 (1.82%) SCOM
3 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (1.46%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.46%) SCSM
3 4 (1.46%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.36%) Ansible
5 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.36%) Puppet
5 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 140 (51.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.85%) VMware
3 23 (8.39%) Siebel
4 12 (4.38%) Citrix
5 8 (2.92%) Oracle
6 6 (2.19%) SAP
7 5 (1.82%) Cisco
7 5 (1.82%) Dell
8 4 (1.46%) EMC
8 4 (1.46%) IBM
8 4 (1.46%) Informatica
8 4 (1.46%) NetApp
8 4 (1.46%) Symantec
8 4 (1.46%) Tableau
8 4 (1.46%) Veritas
9 3 (1.09%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.09%) RightFax
10 2 (0.73%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.73%) DataFlux
10 2 (0.73%) iManage
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