The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 36 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.11% 2.41% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 6.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Croydon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 91 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 23.68% 36.55% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 66 78
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Big Data
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) OLAP
5 5 (33.33%) OLTP
5 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Subversion
6 3 (20.00%) Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) Degree

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (33.33%) OLAP
3 5 (33.33%) OLTP
3 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
1 8 (53.33%) SQL DBA
1 8 (53.33%) Development DBA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Development DBA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ColdFusion Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) ERD
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
2 2 (13.33%) Wyse
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Sage
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec