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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 200 154 211
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +57
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1632 2057 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.86% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.13% 5.97% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1880 1376
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
31816 34466 32262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.87% 31.22% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27126 29675 28127
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -46 607 £52,500 - 73
South East -16 358 £43,500 -3.33% 49
North West -14 143 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Yorkshire -25 141 £45,000 +12.50% 27
East of England +24 138 £45,000 +4.65% 11
South West -6 87 £37,500 - 18
East Midlands -29 82 £40,000 - 9
West Midlands -24 64 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Midlands - 14 £55,000 -
North East -27 2 £33,750 -15.62% 3
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 3390 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2227 (65.69%) SQL
3 2083 (61.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1506 (44.42%) .NET
5 1381 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1335 (39.38%) T-SQL
7 1329 (39.20%) C#
8 1317 (38.85%) Microsoft
9 1214 (35.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1014 (29.91%) ASP.NET
11 1012 (29.85%) Windows
12 860 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
13 838 (24.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 832 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
14 832 (24.54%) JavaScript
15 808 (23.83%) SQL Server 2005
16 801 (23.63%) HTML
17 790 (23.30%) MVC
18 765 (22.57%) MS Excel
19 714 (21.06%) Data Warehouse
20 706 (20.83%) CSS
21 678 (20.00%) Finance
22 635 (18.73%) jQuery
23 512 (15.10%) ASP.NET MVC
23 512 (15.10%) Performance Tuning
24 463 (13.66%) Web Services
25 445 (13.13%) .NET Framework
26 424 (12.51%) ETL
27 420 (12.39%) Visual Studio
28 417 (12.30%) Replication

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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
1 363 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 319 (9.41%) IIS
3 200 (5.90%) MS Exchange
4 161 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 121 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 95 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 81 (2.39%) Lync
8 75 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 49 (1.45%) CMS
10 47 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 44 (1.30%) Tomcat
12 40 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
13 32 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
14 31 (0.91%) Apache
15 24 (0.71%) NServiceBus
15 24 (0.71%) Node.js
16 23 (0.68%) SAS
17 22 (0.65%) JBoss
18 21 (0.62%) WebSphere
19 19 (0.56%) Zimbra
Applications
1 765 (22.57%) MS Excel
2 128 (3.78%) MS Office
3 38 (1.12%) PowerPivot
4 13 (0.38%) FastStats
5 12 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 10 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.24%) SPSS
8 4 (0.12%) MS Project
9 3 (0.088%) ProjectWise
10 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.059%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.059%) Stata
Business Applications
1 46 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.35%) SAP Business One
5 11 (0.32%) Changepoint
6 8 (0.24%) Maximo
7 6 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
8 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.12%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.088%) Primavera
10 2 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.059%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.059%) Advent Geneva
10 2 (0.059%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.029%) Magento
11 1 (0.029%) SAP GTS
11 1 (0.029%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.029%) Endur
11 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.029%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 180 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 146 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (2.33%) SaaS
4 47 (1.39%) Office 365
5 13 (0.38%) Mimecast
6 11 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (0.29%) GitHub
7 10 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.088%) IaaS
10 2 (0.059%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.059%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.029%) Route 53
11 1 (0.029%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 159 (4.69%) DNS
2 143 (4.22%) SAN
3 125 (3.69%) Firewall
4 110 (3.24%) DHCP
5 100 (2.95%) Internet
6 92 (2.71%) VPN
7 82 (2.42%) TCP/IP
8 75 (2.21%) LAN
9 71 (2.09%) WAN
10 54 (1.59%) VLAN
11 41 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (0.91%) NAS
13 29 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
14 28 (0.83%) VoIP
15 25 (0.74%) HTTP
16 23 (0.68%) FTP
17 22 (0.65%) Intranet
17 22 (0.65%) iSCSI
18 21 (0.62%) Skype
19 19 (0.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3390 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2083 (61.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1381 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1214 (35.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 838 (24.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 808 (23.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 714 (21.06%) Data Warehouse
8 318 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 162 (4.78%) Relational Database
10 155 (4.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 125 (3.69%) Oracle Database
12 117 (3.45%) MySQL
13 116 (3.42%) OLAP
14 114 (3.36%) Big Data
15 106 (3.13%) NoSQL
16 77 (2.27%) RDBMS
17 73 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
18 68 (2.01%) DTS
19 64 (1.89%) QlikView
20 56 (1.65%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 420 (12.39%) Visual Studio
2 277 (8.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 80 (2.36%) Git (software)
5 77 (2.27%) NUnit
6 67 (1.98%) Subversion
7 66 (1.95%) Selenium
8 63 (1.86%) TeamCity
9 37 (1.09%) SpecFlow
10 35 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 32 (0.94%) Moq
12 31 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 30 (0.88%) Jenkins
14 28 (0.83%) ReSharper
15 27 (0.80%) JIRA
16 26 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
17 19 (0.56%) NuGet
18 18 (0.53%) Mercurial
19 12 (0.35%) Toad
20 9 (0.27%) ERwin
General
1 678 (20.00%) Finance
2 138 (4.07%) Marketing
3 134 (3.95%) Banking
4 117 (3.45%) Retail
5 56 (1.65%) Legal
6 55 (1.62%) Games
7 54 (1.59%) Front Office
8 49 (1.45%) Advertising
9 43 (1.27%) Publishing
9 43 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 42 (1.24%) Investment Banking
11 34 (1.00%) Law
12 27 (0.80%) Back Office
13 21 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.59%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.27%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.24%) Automotive
17 7 (0.21%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.21%) French Language
18 6 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1867 (55.07%) Developer
2 718 (21.18%) DBA
3 633 (18.67%) SQL DBA
4 554 (16.34%) .NET Developer
5 394 (11.62%) SQL Server DBA
6 380 (11.21%) SQL Developer
7 367 (10.83%) C# Developer
8 334 (9.85%) Senior Developer
9 315 (9.29%) Administrator
10 302 (8.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 295 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
12 273 (8.05%) Analyst
13 217 (6.40%) Software Developer
14 187 (5.52%) SQL Server Developer
15 159 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 135 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
17 133 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
18 113 (3.33%) Junior
19 110 (3.24%) Web Developer
20 102 (3.01%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1506 (44.42%) .NET
2 1014 (29.91%) ASP.NET
3 801 (23.63%) HTML
4 706 (20.83%) CSS
5 635 (18.73%) jQuery
6 512 (15.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 463 (13.66%) Web Services
8 445 (13.13%) .NET Framework
9 378 (11.15%) XML
10 354 (10.44%) WCF
11 290 (8.55%) Entity Framework
12 234 (6.90%) Ajax
13 230 (6.78%) HTML5
14 205 (6.05%) AngularJS
15 194 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 155 (4.57%) LINQ
17 152 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 142 (4.19%) SOAP
18 142 (4.19%) XSLT
19 141 (4.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 417 (12.30%) Replication
2 393 (11.59%) Clustering
3 209 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 83 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 73 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 57 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 55 (1.62%) iPhone
9 40 (1.18%) Statistics
10 39 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 38 (1.12%) Data Integration
11 38 (1.12%) Hedge funds
12 37 (1.09%) Data Structures
12 37 (1.09%) Data Centre
13 34 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 33 (0.97%) Photography
15 30 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (0.88%) Social Network
16 29 (0.86%) EqualLogic
17 25 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1012 (29.85%) Windows
2 352 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 346 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 173 (5.10%) Linux
5 152 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 108 (3.19%) Windows 7
7 74 (2.18%) UNIX
8 72 (2.12%) Android
9 65 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 40 (1.18%) Windows 8
11 25 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 21 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (0.44%) Windows 2000
14 10 (0.29%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (0.27%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.24%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.21%) CentOS
18 6 (0.18%) AIX
18 6 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
2 832 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
3 790 (23.30%) MVC
4 512 (15.10%) Performance Tuning
5 424 (12.51%) ETL
6 332 (9.79%) Scrum
7 262 (7.73%) TDD
8 228 (6.73%) Migration
9 213 (6.28%) OO
10 209 (6.17%) SDLC
11 197 (5.81%) Mentoring
12 175 (5.16%) ITIL
13 168 (4.96%) Software Engineering
14 166 (4.90%) E-Commerce
15 164 (4.84%) Web Development
16 160 (4.72%) Unit Testing
17 124 (3.66%) Analytics
18 115 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
19 114 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
20 103 (3.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2227 (65.69%) SQL
2 1335 (39.38%) T-SQL
3 1329 (39.20%) C#
4 832 (24.54%) JavaScript
5 271 (7.99%) PowerShell
6 258 (7.61%) VB.NET
7 108 (3.19%) Java
8 76 (2.24%) VB
9 70 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 54 (1.59%) PHP
11 52 (1.53%) C++
12 44 (1.30%) Perl
13 43 (1.27%) VB6
14 40 (1.18%) C
15 37 (1.09%) VBA
16 33 (0.97%) VBScript
17 32 (0.94%) Shell Script
18 27 (0.80%) Ruby
19 18 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 17 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 343 (10.12%) Degree
2 285 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 129 (3.81%) MCSE
4 116 (3.42%) MCITP
5 86 (2.54%) MCSA
6 52 (1.53%) MCP
7 50 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (1.39%) CCNA
9 41 (1.21%) MCTS
10 25 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 23 (0.68%) MCDBA
12 22 (0.65%) Security Cleared
13 16 (0.47%) HND
13 16 (0.47%) ISEB
14 13 (0.38%) SC Cleared
15 11 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
16 10 (0.29%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.24%) MCSD
17 8 (0.24%) MCT
18 7 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (3.22%) QA
2 53 (1.56%) SLA
3 21 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.088%) TickIT
9 2 (0.059%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.029%) WCAG
10 1 (0.029%) COBIT
System Software
1 273 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 184 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 104 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
5 81 (2.39%) vSphere
6 57 (1.68%) XenApp
7 41 (1.21%) VMware ESX
8 24 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
9 17 (0.50%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.38%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.32%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.24%) DFS Replication
13 7 (0.21%) UAG
13 7 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.15%) XenServer
14 5 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (0.15%) HDFS
15 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 4 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 135 (3.98%) SCCM
2 99 (2.92%) SCOM
3 59 (1.74%) Backup Exec
4 37 (1.09%) WSUS
5 18 (0.53%) Data Guard
6 15 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (0.27%) SCVMM
7 9 (0.27%) Puppet
8 7 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.18%) Nagios
10 5 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.12%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.12%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.12%) OpenAM
11 4 (0.12%) Check_MK
11 4 (0.12%) Icinga
12 3 (0.088%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.088%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.088%) AppManager
Vendors
1 1317 (38.85%) Microsoft
2 328 (9.68%) VMware
3 256 (7.55%) Oracle
4 136 (4.01%) Citrix
5 102 (3.01%) Cisco
6 89 (2.63%) Tableau
7 78 (2.30%) Google
8 74 (2.18%) Facebook
9 60 (1.77%) Sitecore
10 57 (1.68%) Symantec
11 56 (1.65%) SAP
12 52 (1.53%) Dell
13 46 (1.36%) NetApp
14 42 (1.24%) Cognos
15 39 (1.15%) Red Gate
16 38 (1.12%) Twitter
17 36 (1.06%) HP
18 35 (1.03%) Telerik
19 34 (1.00%) IBM
20 31 (0.91%) EMC
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Hays UK - Midlands and Lancashire CSU
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday