The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 97 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 1.24% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% 4.05% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 4
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £60,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2012
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
340 420 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.20% 30.61% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 254 312 262
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,345 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (84.21%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (42.11%) Avaya
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (31.58%) DMZ
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) Clearswift
6 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
6 6 (31.58%) Juniper
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Nortel
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (31.58%) BT
6 6 (31.58%) Workflow
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
6 6 (31.58%) HPUX
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 2000

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Lync
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
1 6 (31.58%) DMZ
1 6 (31.58%) MPLS
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (31.58%) FCoE
1 6 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.26%) OLAP
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Manager
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
5 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) MSMQ
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) LINQ
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) XSLT
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
1 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
1 6 (31.58%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) HPUX
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 2000
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
1 6 (31.58%) Workflow
1 6 (31.58%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) Practice Management
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) APMP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
1 8 (42.11%) Avaya
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Brocade
2 6 (31.58%) Fujitsu
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
2 6 (31.58%) Clearswift
2 6 (31.58%) BT
2 6 (31.58%) IBM
2 6 (31.58%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) Nortel
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
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