The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 199 146 209
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +63
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1707 2193 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.67% 1.99% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.30% 6.36% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1996 1341
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32229 34486 32342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.57% 31.37% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27435 29835 28352
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 England

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in England

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in England

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
London -27 652 £52,500 - 82
South East -63 320 £43,000 -4.44% 44
Yorkshire -14 154 £45,000 +20.00% 28
North West -8 152 £42,500 +6.25% 33
East of England +31 146 £45,000 +12.50% 13
South West +16 102 £37,500 - 29
East Midlands -28 91 £40,000 - 8
West Midlands -13 75 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Midlands - 12 £55,000 -
North East -26 6 £55,000 +37.50% 1
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 3446 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2210 (64.13%) SQL
3 2139 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 1618 (46.95%) .NET
5 1413 (41.00%) C#
6 1351 (39.20%) Microsoft
7 1310 (38.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1278 (37.09%) T-SQL
9 1195 (34.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1095 (31.78%) ASP.NET
11 1041 (30.21%) Windows
12 873 (25.33%) JavaScript
13 849 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
14 843 (24.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 843 (24.46%) MVC
15 840 (24.38%) HTML
15 840 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
16 808 (23.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 789 (22.90%) MS Excel
18 752 (21.82%) Finance
19 732 (21.24%) CSS
20 664 (19.27%) Data Warehouse
21 644 (18.69%) jQuery
22 544 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
23 523 (15.18%) .NET Framework
24 511 (14.83%) Web Services
25 498 (14.45%) Performance Tuning
26 444 (12.88%) Visual Studio
27 399 (11.58%) Replication
28 398 (11.55%) XML

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 394 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 312 (9.05%) IIS
3 227 (6.59%) MS Exchange
4 181 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 135 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 109 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 89 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 80 (2.32%) Lync
9 63 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 51 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
11 50 (1.45%) CMS
12 47 (1.36%) Tomcat
13 42 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
14 37 (1.07%) Apache
15 34 (0.99%) NServiceBus
16 32 (0.93%) Node.js
17 29 (0.84%) Zimbra
17 29 (0.84%) JBoss
18 21 (0.61%) WebSphere
19 20 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 789 (22.90%) MS Excel
2 122 (3.54%) MS Office
3 41 (1.19%) PowerPivot
4 16 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.12%) SPSS
8 3 (0.087%) ProjectWise
8 3 (0.087%) FastStats
9 2 (0.058%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.058%) Stata
9 2 (0.058%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.029%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 42 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.44%) Changepoint
5 11 (0.32%) SAP Business One
6 7 (0.20%) Maximo
7 6 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
8 5 (0.15%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.087%) CODA-Financials
9 3 (0.087%) Primavera
10 2 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.058%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.058%) Advent Geneva
10 2 (0.058%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.029%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.029%) Magento
11 1 (0.029%) SAP GTS
11 1 (0.029%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 188 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 158 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (2.18%) SaaS
4 42 (1.22%) Office 365
5 13 (0.38%) Mimecast
6 11 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.26%) GitHub
8 7 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.058%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.058%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.058%) IBM PureFlex
12 1 (0.029%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.029%) IaaS
12 1 (0.029%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 170 (4.93%) SAN
2 148 (4.29%) DNS
3 117 (3.40%) Firewall
4 101 (2.93%) DHCP
5 96 (2.79%) Internet
6 87 (2.52%) TCP/IP
7 85 (2.47%) VPN
8 77 (2.23%) WAN
9 74 (2.15%) LAN
10 48 (1.39%) VLAN
11 39 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (1.10%) NAS
13 30 (0.87%) FTP
14 29 (0.84%) Intranet
15 28 (0.81%) HTTP
16 27 (0.78%) VoIP
16 27 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
17 24 (0.70%) iSCSI
18 19 (0.55%) PBX
19 16 (0.46%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3446 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2139 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 1310 (38.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1195 (34.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 843 (24.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 808 (23.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 664 (19.27%) Data Warehouse
8 302 (8.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 166 (4.82%) Relational Database
10 154 (4.47%) SQL Server 2000
11 141 (4.09%) Oracle Database
12 121 (3.51%) OLAP
13 118 (3.42%) MySQL
14 116 (3.37%) Big Data
15 110 (3.19%) NoSQL
16 84 (2.44%) RDBMS
17 73 (2.12%) QlikView
18 72 (2.09%) DTS
19 71 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
20 66 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 444 (12.88%) Visual Studio
2 263 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 98 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 82 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 80 (2.32%) NUnit
6 73 (2.12%) TeamCity
7 70 (2.03%) Subversion
8 53 (1.54%) Selenium
9 39 (1.13%) SpecFlow
10 33 (0.96%) Moq
10 33 (0.96%) ReSharper
11 31 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 29 (0.84%) Jenkins
12 29 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
13 25 (0.73%) JIRA
14 24 (0.70%) NuGet
15 21 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 11 (0.32%) MSTest
17 9 (0.26%) Toad
18 8 (0.23%) Jasmine
General
1 752 (21.82%) Finance
2 148 (4.29%) Banking
3 128 (3.71%) Retail
4 121 (3.51%) Marketing
5 67 (1.94%) Front Office
6 59 (1.71%) Legal
7 49 (1.42%) Games
7 49 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 48 (1.39%) Advertising
9 46 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 43 (1.25%) Publishing
11 31 (0.90%) Law
12 26 (0.75%) Back Office
13 25 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.58%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.26%) Automotive
16 8 (0.23%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.20%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.17%) Billing
18 6 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1912 (55.48%) Developer
2 726 (21.07%) DBA
3 639 (18.54%) SQL DBA
4 596 (17.30%) .NET Developer
5 409 (11.87%) C# Developer
6 400 (11.61%) SQL Server DBA
7 349 (10.13%) SQL Developer
8 331 (9.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 329 (9.55%) Senior Developer
10 320 (9.29%) Administrator
11 305 (8.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 273 (7.92%) Analyst
13 237 (6.88%) Software Developer
14 171 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 168 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
16 149 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
17 131 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
18 106 (3.08%) Web Developer
19 103 (2.99%) Junior
20 100 (2.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1618 (46.95%) .NET
2 1095 (31.78%) ASP.NET
3 840 (24.38%) HTML
4 732 (21.24%) CSS
5 644 (18.69%) jQuery
6 544 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 523 (15.18%) .NET Framework
8 511 (14.83%) Web Services
9 398 (11.55%) XML
10 390 (11.32%) WCF
11 314 (9.11%) Entity Framework
12 253 (7.34%) HTML5
13 251 (7.28%) Ajax
14 217 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 203 (5.89%) AngularJS
16 184 (5.34%) LINQ
17 160 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 156 (4.53%) SOAP
19 154 (4.47%) XSLT
20 151 (4.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 399 (11.58%) Replication
2 358 (10.39%) Clustering
3 216 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 79 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 66 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 53 (1.54%) Statistics
8 52 (1.51%) Visualisation
9 45 (1.31%) Hedge funds
10 42 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 41 (1.19%) iPhone
11 41 (1.19%) Data Centre
12 36 (1.04%) Data Integration
12 36 (1.04%) Mathematics
12 36 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 34 (0.99%) Photography
14 32 (0.93%) Social Network
15 31 (0.90%) User Experience
16 30 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (0.87%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1041 (30.21%) Windows
2 359 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 353 (10.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 177 (5.14%) Linux
5 172 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 109 (3.16%) Windows 7
7 92 (2.67%) UNIX
8 65 (1.89%) Android
9 64 (1.86%) Windows XP
10 40 (1.16%) Windows 8
11 30 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 28 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.41%) Solaris
14 12 (0.35%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.23%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.23%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.20%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 849 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 843 (24.46%) MVC
3 840 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
4 498 (14.45%) Performance Tuning
5 383 (11.11%) ETL
6 334 (9.69%) Scrum
7 312 (9.05%) TDD
8 251 (7.28%) OO
9 218 (6.33%) Migration
10 201 (5.83%) Mentoring
10 201 (5.83%) SDLC
11 182 (5.28%) Software Engineering
12 177 (5.14%) ITIL
13 173 (5.02%) Unit Testing
14 153 (4.44%) E-Commerce
15 148 (4.29%) Web Development
16 122 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
17 119 (3.45%) Analytics
18 114 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
19 111 (3.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2210 (64.13%) SQL
2 1413 (41.00%) C#
3 1278 (37.09%) T-SQL
4 873 (25.33%) JavaScript
5 281 (8.15%) VB.NET
6 247 (7.17%) PowerShell
7 117 (3.40%) Java
8 86 (2.50%) VB
9 77 (2.23%) PL/SQL
10 61 (1.77%) C++
11 59 (1.71%) PHP
12 53 (1.54%) VB6
13 43 (1.25%) C
14 42 (1.22%) Perl
15 39 (1.13%) Shell Script
16 37 (1.07%) VBScript
17 36 (1.04%) VBA
18 28 (0.81%) Ruby
19 17 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 13 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 364 (10.56%) Degree
2 285 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 115 (3.34%) MCSE
4 112 (3.25%) MCITP
5 75 (2.18%) MCSA
6 51 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (1.36%) CCNA
8 45 (1.31%) MCP
8 45 (1.31%) MCTS
9 28 (0.81%) Security Cleared
10 26 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (0.75%) MCDBA
11 20 (0.58%) SC Cleared
12 16 (0.46%) HND
13 13 (0.38%) ISEB
14 11 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
15 8 (0.23%) ISTQB
16 7 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.20%) CCA
16 7 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (3.16%) QA
2 52 (1.51%) SLA
3 21 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.12%) TickIT
8 2 (0.058%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.029%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.029%) COBIT
9 1 (0.029%) HIPAA
System Software
1 281 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 197 (5.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 101 (2.93%) vSphere
5 98 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
6 49 (1.42%) XenApp
7 42 (1.22%) VMware ESX
8 33 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (0.64%) Terminal Services
10 17 (0.49%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.23%) XenServer
13 7 (0.20%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.17%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.17%) Docker
15 5 (0.15%) HDFS
15 5 (0.15%) UAG
16 4 (0.12%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 120 (3.48%) SCCM
2 100 (2.90%) SCOM
3 37 (1.07%) Backup Exec
4 32 (0.93%) WSUS
5 28 (0.81%) Data Guard
6 21 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (0.44%) SCVMM
8 13 (0.38%) SCOrch
9 10 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 10 (0.29%) Puppet
10 9 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.20%) OpenAM
11 7 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.17%) Nagios
13 4 (0.12%) SCSM
14 3 (0.087%) Check_MK
14 3 (0.087%) Icinga
14 3 (0.087%) AppManager
14 3 (0.087%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1351 (39.20%) Microsoft
2 343 (9.95%) VMware
3 272 (7.89%) Oracle
4 130 (3.77%) Citrix
5 109 (3.16%) Cisco
6 83 (2.41%) Tableau
7 71 (2.06%) Facebook
8 66 (1.92%) Dell
8 66 (1.92%) Business Objects
9 65 (1.89%) Google
10 56 (1.63%) NetApp
11 55 (1.60%) Sitecore
12 54 (1.57%) Symantec
13 51 (1.48%) SAP
14 49 (1.42%) HP
15 40 (1.16%) IBM
16 39 (1.13%) Twitter
17 37 (1.07%) Red Hat
18 36 (1.04%) EMC
18 36 (1.04%) Telerik
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package + pension!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 11 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago