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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 185 137 365
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +228
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1606 2153 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.64% 2.17% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.42% 6.82% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1956 613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
29632 31555 33548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.17% 31.83% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25545 26745 29785
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
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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 -20 684 £53,000 +0.95% 79
South East -110 265 £47,500 +11.76% 35
Yorkshire +8 145 £40,000 - 34
East of England +6 144 £39,250 -1.87% 13
North West -64 111 £37,500 -6.25% 30
West Midlands -8 103 £36,000 +2.85% 20
East Midlands -41 89 £40,000 - 18
South West -12 65 £38,750 +3.33% 26
North East -16 4 £28,500 -18.57% 4
Midlands - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3335 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2133 (63.96%) SQL
3 2118 (63.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1666 (49.96%) .NET
5 1494 (44.80%) C#
6 1460 (43.78%) Microsoft
7 1192 (35.74%) ASP.NET
8 1093 (32.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1091 (32.71%) T-SQL
10 1070 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 971 (29.12%) Windows
12 950 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
13 941 (28.22%) MVC
14 868 (26.03%) HTML
15 857 (25.70%) JavaScript
16 845 (25.34%) MS Excel
17 823 (24.68%) SQL Server 2005
18 769 (23.06%) CSS
19 728 (21.83%) Business Intelligence
20 713 (21.38%) Finance
21 689 (20.66%) jQuery
21 689 (20.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 674 (20.21%) ASP.NET MVC
23 665 (19.94%) .NET Framework
24 638 (19.13%) Data Warehouse
25 466 (13.97%) SharePoint
26 429 (12.86%) WCF
27 427 (12.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 413 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
29 400 (11.99%) TDD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 466 (13.97%) SharePoint
2 282 (8.46%) IIS
3 189 (5.67%) MS Exchange
4 161 (4.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 134 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 124 (3.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 97 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 72 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 63 (1.89%) CMS
10 55 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
11 53 (1.59%) Apache
12 51 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
13 49 (1.47%) NServiceBus
14 40 (1.20%) Lync
15 37 (1.11%) Tomcat
16 33 (0.99%) Zimbra
17 31 (0.93%) SAS
17 31 (0.93%) Node.js
18 25 (0.75%) JBoss
19 21 (0.63%) WorkSite
Applications
1 845 (25.34%) MS Excel
2 169 (5.07%) MS Office
3 59 (1.77%) PowerPivot
4 32 (0.96%) InfoPath
5 17 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.48%) MS Project
7 6 (0.18%) SPSS
8 5 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.060%) FastStats
10 1 (0.030%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 69 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.36%) Agresso
5 10 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 9 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
7 7 (0.21%) Changepoint
7 7 (0.21%) Maximo
7 7 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
7 7 (0.21%) CA PPM
8 6 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 4 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.090%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.090%) Sage 50
10 3 (0.090%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.090%) CODA-Financials
11 2 (0.060%) Endur
11 2 (0.060%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.060%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 211 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (1.47%) Office 365
3 41 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (1.17%) SaaS
5 31 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.15%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.15%) GitHub
6 5 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 172 (5.16%) SAN
2 139 (4.17%) Firewall
3 113 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 109 (3.27%) DNS
5 96 (2.88%) Internet
6 91 (2.73%) WAN
7 72 (2.16%) DHCP
8 70 (2.10%) VPN
8 70 (2.10%) LAN
9 58 (1.74%) HTTP
10 56 (1.68%) Intranet
11 52 (1.56%) NAS
12 32 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (0.93%) FTP
14 29 (0.87%) Extranet
15 24 (0.72%) SSL
15 24 (0.72%) iSCSI
16 19 (0.57%) VLAN
17 16 (0.48%) NetScaler
18 14 (0.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3335 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2118 (63.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1093 (32.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1070 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 823 (24.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 689 (20.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 638 (19.13%) Data Warehouse
8 281 (8.43%) Relational Database
9 222 (6.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 167 (5.01%) Oracle Database
11 166 (4.98%) OLAP
12 105 (3.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 103 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
14 102 (3.06%) RDBMS
15 96 (2.88%) NoSQL
16 91 (2.73%) MySQL
17 83 (2.49%) QlikView
18 82 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
19 73 (2.19%) OLAP Cube
20 71 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 396 (11.87%) Visual Studio
2 335 (10.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 87 (2.61%) NUnit
5 75 (2.25%) ReSharper
6 62 (1.86%) Git (software)
6 62 (1.86%) SpecFlow
7 61 (1.83%) Subversion
8 51 (1.53%) TeamCity
9 41 (1.23%) Moq
10 34 (1.02%) Selenium
11 30 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 23 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 23 (0.69%) Cucumber
13 22 (0.66%) MSTest
14 21 (0.63%) Jenkins
15 17 (0.51%) NCrunch
15 17 (0.51%) Jasmine
15 17 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
16 16 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 713 (21.38%) Finance
2 165 (4.95%) Banking
3 158 (4.74%) Retail
4 105 (3.15%) Marketing
5 69 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 48 (1.44%) Front Office
7 47 (1.41%) Legal
7 47 (1.41%) Advertising
8 40 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 27 (0.81%) Law
10 26 (0.78%) Games
11 21 (0.63%) Back Office
12 20 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.48%) Billing
14 15 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.42%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.39%) Automotive
17 12 (0.36%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.15%) Publishing
19 4 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1778 (53.31%) Developer
2 600 (17.99%) DBA
3 586 (17.57%) .NET Developer
4 499 (14.96%) C# Developer
4 499 (14.96%) SQL DBA
5 416 (12.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 324 (9.72%) SQL Developer
7 310 (9.30%) Analyst
8 307 (9.21%) SQL Server DBA
9 267 (8.01%) Administrator
10 258 (7.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 252 (7.56%) Senior Developer
12 221 (6.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 205 (6.15%) Software Developer
14 174 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
15 153 (4.59%) Consultant
16 142 (4.26%) Web Developer
17 128 (3.84%) Junior
18 126 (3.78%) SQL Server Developer
19 104 (3.12%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1666 (49.96%) .NET
2 1192 (35.74%) ASP.NET
3 868 (26.03%) HTML
4 769 (23.06%) CSS
5 689 (20.66%) jQuery
6 674 (20.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 665 (19.94%) .NET Framework
8 429 (12.86%) WCF
9 427 (12.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 398 (11.93%) Web Services
11 359 (10.76%) XML
12 311 (9.33%) Ajax
13 303 (9.09%) HTML5
14 272 (8.16%) LINQ
15 223 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 198 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 192 (5.76%) AngularJS
18 181 (5.43%) WPF
19 174 (5.22%) KnockoutJS
20 170 (5.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 289 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 258 (7.74%) Clustering
3 248 (7.44%) Replication
4 87 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 76 (2.28%) Data Integration
6 70 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 67 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 64 (1.92%) User Experience
9 56 (1.68%) Data Structures
9 56 (1.68%) Statistics
10 54 (1.62%) Mathematics
11 53 (1.59%) Hedge funds
12 50 (1.50%) N-Tier
13 38 (1.14%) Blackberry
14 36 (1.08%) Social Media
15 33 (0.99%) Mobile App
15 33 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
15 33 (0.99%) Client/Server
16 32 (0.96%) BBC
17 30 (0.90%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 971 (29.12%) Windows
2 413 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 359 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 183 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 161 (4.83%) Linux
6 115 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 68 (2.04%) UNIX
8 58 (1.74%) Windows 8
9 44 (1.32%) Windows XP
10 36 (1.08%) Android
11 30 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 28 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (0.57%) Solaris
14 18 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
14 18 (0.54%) CentOS
15 14 (0.42%) Windows Phone
16 12 (0.36%) Mac OS
16 12 (0.36%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.24%) Windows NT
18 5 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 950 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
2 941 (28.22%) MVC
3 728 (21.83%) Business Intelligence
4 400 (11.99%) ETL
4 400 (11.99%) TDD
5 384 (11.51%) Performance Tuning
6 351 (10.52%) Scrum
7 243 (7.29%) OO
8 204 (6.12%) Web Development
9 197 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 194 (5.82%) Software Engineering
11 184 (5.52%) BDD
12 173 (5.19%) Unit Testing
13 167 (5.01%) Migration
14 165 (4.95%) Mentoring
15 156 (4.68%) ITIL
16 149 (4.47%) CRM
17 139 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
18 132 (3.96%) SOA
19 128 (3.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2133 (63.96%) SQL
2 1494 (44.80%) C#
3 1091 (32.71%) T-SQL
4 857 (25.70%) JavaScript
5 250 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 159 (4.77%) PowerShell
7 121 (3.63%) Java
8 81 (2.43%) PL/SQL
8 81 (2.43%) VB
9 70 (2.10%) VBA
10 53 (1.59%) PHP
11 44 (1.32%) C++
12 33 (0.99%) VB6
13 23 (0.69%) Ruby
14 21 (0.63%) C
15 20 (0.60%) VBScript
16 16 (0.48%) Shell Script
16 16 (0.48%) Perl
16 16 (0.48%) XPath
17 11 (0.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 398 (11.93%) Degree
2 330 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 92 (2.76%) MCITP
4 61 (1.83%) MCSE
5 58 (1.74%) MCSA
6 50 (1.50%) VCP4
7 43 (1.29%) MCTS
8 42 (1.26%) MCDBA
8 42 (1.26%) Security Cleared
9 32 (0.96%) MCP
10 29 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (0.75%) CCNA
12 21 (0.63%) SC Cleared
13 20 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (0.45%) MCSD
15 14 (0.42%) ISEB
15 14 (0.42%) PMI Certification
16 12 (0.36%) PhD
17 11 (0.33%) CCNP
18 10 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (2.58%) QA
2 60 (1.80%) SLA
3 17 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.060%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.060%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.030%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.030%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.030%) TickIT
7 1 (0.030%) COBIT
7 1 (0.030%) HL7
7 1 (0.030%) DICOM
System Software
1 261 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 211 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (3.63%) Hyper-V
4 89 (2.67%) vSphere
5 76 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
6 51 (1.53%) XenApp
7 42 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
8 30 (0.90%) Terminal Services
9 24 (0.72%) VMware ESX
10 21 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (0.51%) XenDesktop
11 17 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.24%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.18%) XenServer
15 5 (0.15%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.12%) Samba
16 4 (0.12%) Docker
17 3 (0.090%) Xsan
17 3 (0.090%) NFS
Systems Management
1 81 (2.43%) SCCM
2 77 (2.31%) SCOM
3 26 (0.78%) NetBackup
4 25 (0.75%) Backup Exec
5 23 (0.69%) Data Guard
5 23 (0.69%) SCOrch
6 21 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (0.60%) SCVMM
8 12 (0.36%) WSUS
9 11 (0.33%) SCDPM
10 9 (0.27%) OpenAM
10 9 (0.27%) Puppet
10 9 (0.27%) ARCserve
11 8 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.24%) SCSM
12 7 (0.21%) Foglight
13 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.15%) Ionix
14 4 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 1460 (43.78%) Microsoft
2 355 (10.64%) Oracle
3 344 (10.31%) VMware
4 136 (4.08%) Citrix
5 101 (3.03%) Cisco
6 70 (2.10%) Google
7 67 (2.01%) HP
8 61 (1.83%) SAP
9 58 (1.74%) Dell
10 56 (1.68%) Business Objects
10 56 (1.68%) Facebook
11 55 (1.65%) Cognos
12 52 (1.56%) Telerik
13 51 (1.53%) NetApp
14 43 (1.29%) Symantec
14 43 (1.29%) Tableau
15 40 (1.20%) Red Hat
16 38 (1.14%) Apple
16 38 (1.14%) IBM
17 34 (1.02%) Sybase
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