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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 181 134 225
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +91
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1719 2417 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.72% 2.20% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.46% 7.00% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 2218 1167
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
31508 34537 32224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.62% 31.49% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 29916 28243
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -13 691 £50,000 -4.76% 88
South East -112 255 £45,000 +5.88% 34
East of England +27 159 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Yorkshire -7 157 £40,000 +6.66% 23
North West -43 157 £42,500 +11.84% 34
West Midlands +18 117 £39,500 +12.85% 25
South West -8 91 £40,000 +14.28% 23
East Midlands -51 78 £40,000 - 13
North East -19 12 £46,250 +27.58% 5
Midlands - 5 £55,000 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3358 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2151 (64.06%) SQL
3 2113 (62.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1605 (47.80%) .NET
5 1417 (42.20%) C#
6 1353 (40.29%) Microsoft
7 1188 (35.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1177 (35.05%) T-SQL
9 1154 (34.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1122 (33.41%) ASP.NET
11 1009 (30.05%) Windows
12 865 (25.76%) JavaScript
13 861 (25.64%) MVC
14 848 (25.25%) HTML
15 813 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
16 801 (23.85%) Business Intelligence
17 785 (23.38%) MS Excel
17 785 (23.38%) SQL Server 2005
18 764 (22.75%) Finance
19 754 (22.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 747 (22.25%) CSS
21 676 (20.13%) jQuery
22 634 (18.88%) Data Warehouse
23 598 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC
24 565 (16.83%) .NET Framework
25 489 (14.56%) Web Services
26 467 (13.91%) Performance Tuning
27 418 (12.45%) Visual Studio
28 415 (12.36%) SharePoint
29 400 (11.91%) Degree

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 415 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 304 (9.05%) IIS
3 206 (6.13%) MS Exchange
4 161 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 142 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 115 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 90 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 68 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 59 (1.76%) Lync
10 56 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
11 53 (1.58%) CMS
12 49 (1.46%) NServiceBus
13 47 (1.40%) Tomcat
14 44 (1.31%) Apache
15 40 (1.19%) Zimbra
16 38 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
17 36 (1.07%) Node.js
18 30 (0.89%) JBoss
19 21 (0.63%) WebSphere
20 18 (0.54%) WorkSite
Applications
1 785 (23.38%) MS Excel
2 134 (3.99%) MS Office
3 52 (1.55%) PowerPivot
4 19 (0.57%) InfoPath
5 14 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.15%) MS Project
8 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.089%) ProjectWise
10 2 (0.060%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.060%) SPSS
10 2 (0.060%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.060%) Stata
10 2 (0.060%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 49 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.39%) Changepoint
5 10 (0.30%) SAP Business One
6 8 (0.24%) Maximo
7 7 (0.21%) CA PPM
7 7 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
8 6 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
9 3 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.089%) Primavera
9 3 (0.089%) CODA-Financials
10 2 (0.060%) Agresso
10 2 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.060%) Unica
10 2 (0.060%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.030%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.030%) Magento
11 1 (0.030%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 180 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 168 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (1.97%) SaaS
4 44 (1.31%) Office 365
5 22 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.36%) Mimecast
7 6 (0.18%) GitHub
8 5 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.060%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.060%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.060%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.060%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.030%) Route 53
11 1 (0.030%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 167 (4.97%) SAN
2 131 (3.90%) DNS
3 126 (3.75%) Firewall
4 100 (2.98%) TCP/IP
5 99 (2.95%) Internet
6 93 (2.77%) DHCP
7 76 (2.26%) WAN
8 68 (2.03%) VPN
9 67 (2.00%) LAN
10 47 (1.40%) NAS
11 32 (0.95%) HTTP
11 32 (0.95%) VLAN
12 30 (0.89%) Intranet
13 27 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
15 21 (0.63%) FTP
15 21 (0.63%) SSL
16 20 (0.60%) iSCSI
17 19 (0.57%) VoIP
18 15 (0.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3358 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2113 (62.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1188 (35.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1154 (34.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 785 (23.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 754 (22.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 634 (18.88%) Data Warehouse
8 288 (8.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 207 (6.16%) Relational Database
10 132 (3.93%) Oracle Database
11 117 (3.48%) OLAP
12 109 (3.25%) NoSQL
13 108 (3.22%) SQL Server 2000
14 104 (3.10%) RDBMS
15 99 (2.95%) MySQL
16 97 (2.89%) Big Data
17 79 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
18 74 (2.20%) QlikView
19 65 (1.94%) OLAP Cube
20 62 (1.85%) DTS
Development Applications
1 418 (12.45%) Visual Studio
2 278 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 94 (2.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 57 (1.70%) NUnit
4 57 (1.70%) Git (software)
5 56 (1.67%) Subversion
6 52 (1.55%) Selenium
7 50 (1.49%) ReSharper
8 49 (1.46%) TeamCity
9 47 (1.40%) SpecFlow
10 37 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
11 36 (1.07%) Moq
12 31 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
13 30 (0.89%) Jenkins
14 18 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 18 (0.54%) MSTest
14 18 (0.54%) NuGet
15 12 (0.36%) JIRA
16 11 (0.33%) Jasmine
16 11 (0.33%) NCrunch
General
1 764 (22.75%) Finance
2 177 (5.27%) Banking
3 122 (3.63%) Retail
4 117 (3.48%) Marketing
5 71 (2.11%) Front Office
6 60 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 51 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 48 (1.43%) Legal
9 43 (1.28%) Advertising
10 36 (1.07%) Games
11 26 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 26 (0.77%) Law
12 20 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.48%) Back Office
14 13 (0.39%) Publishing
15 11 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.27%) Billing
16 9 (0.27%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.21%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1841 (54.82%) Developer
2 681 (20.28%) DBA
3 603 (17.96%) SQL DBA
4 568 (16.91%) .NET Developer
5 420 (12.51%) C# Developer
6 376 (11.20%) SQL Server DBA
7 352 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 308 (9.17%) SQL Developer
9 300 (8.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 299 (8.90%) Administrator
11 287 (8.55%) Senior Developer
12 273 (8.13%) Analyst
13 237 (7.06%) Software Developer
14 192 (5.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 159 (4.73%) ASP.NET Developer
16 142 (4.23%) SQL Server Developer
17 123 (3.66%) Consultant
18 108 (3.22%) Web Developer
19 104 (3.10%) Senior .NET Developer
20 99 (2.95%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1605 (47.80%) .NET
2 1122 (33.41%) ASP.NET
3 848 (25.25%) HTML
4 747 (22.25%) CSS
5 676 (20.13%) jQuery
6 598 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 565 (16.83%) .NET Framework
8 489 (14.56%) Web Services
9 385 (11.47%) WCF
10 377 (11.23%) XML
11 367 (10.93%) Entity Framework
12 292 (8.70%) HTML5
13 286 (8.52%) Ajax
14 245 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 227 (6.76%) LINQ
16 197 (5.87%) AngularJS
17 192 (5.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 164 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
19 155 (4.62%) SOAP
20 152 (4.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 340 (10.13%) Replication
2 320 (9.53%) Clustering
3 230 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 106 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 68 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 50 (1.49%) Statistics
7 49 (1.46%) Visualisation
8 45 (1.34%) Mathematics
8 45 (1.34%) Data Structures
9 44 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 42 (1.25%) Hedge funds
11 41 (1.22%) User Experience
12 40 (1.19%) Data Integration
13 39 (1.16%) Client/Server
14 31 (0.92%) Blackberry
14 31 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (0.89%) Social Network
16 28 (0.83%) Derivative
17 26 (0.77%) NHS
18 24 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1009 (30.05%) Windows
2 390 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 341 (10.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 171 (5.09%) Linux
5 167 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 104 (3.10%) Windows 7
7 83 (2.47%) UNIX
8 52 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 50 (1.49%) Android
10 40 (1.19%) Windows 8
11 33 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 29 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.42%) Solaris
14 13 (0.39%) CentOS
14 13 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
15 11 (0.33%) Windows Phone
16 10 (0.30%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.18%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.15%) SUSE
18 5 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 861 (25.64%) MVC
2 813 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
3 801 (23.85%) Business Intelligence
4 467 (13.91%) Performance Tuning
5 361 (10.75%) ETL
6 339 (10.10%) TDD
7 284 (8.46%) Scrum
8 234 (6.97%) OO
9 195 (5.81%) Software Engineering
10 191 (5.69%) Mentoring
11 177 (5.27%) Migration
12 172 (5.12%) ITIL
13 164 (4.88%) Unit Testing
14 144 (4.29%) Web Development
15 140 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
16 135 (4.02%) BDD
17 129 (3.84%) E-Commerce
18 122 (3.63%) Analytics
19 109 (3.25%) SOA
20 107 (3.19%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2151 (64.06%) SQL
2 1417 (42.20%) C#
3 1177 (35.05%) T-SQL
4 865 (25.76%) JavaScript
5 262 (7.80%) VB.NET
6 232 (6.91%) PowerShell
7 132 (3.93%) Java
8 95 (2.83%) VB
9 80 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 52 (1.55%) PHP
11 49 (1.46%) C++
12 48 (1.43%) VB6
13 44 (1.31%) VBA
14 37 (1.10%) C
15 35 (1.04%) VBScript
15 35 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 34 (1.01%) Perl
17 25 (0.74%) Ruby
18 14 (0.42%) Python
19 12 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 400 (11.91%) Degree
2 294 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 107 (3.19%) MCITP
4 80 (2.38%) MCSE
5 56 (1.67%) MCSA
6 48 (1.43%) MCTS
7 45 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (1.22%) CCNA
9 38 (1.13%) MCP
10 32 (0.95%) MCDBA
11 31 (0.92%) Security Cleared
12 30 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (0.51%) SC Cleared
14 13 (0.39%) HND
15 10 (0.30%) CCA
15 10 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (0.27%) NCDA
16 9 (0.27%) MCSD
17 8 (0.24%) CCNP
17 8 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (2.95%) QA
2 58 (1.73%) SLA
3 22 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.12%) TickIT
7 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.060%) COBIT
8 2 (0.060%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.030%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 276 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 214 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (3.19%) vSphere
4 105 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 92 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
6 52 (1.55%) XenApp
7 38 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
8 37 (1.10%) VMware ESX
9 24 (0.71%) Terminal Services
10 23 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 17 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.24%) XenServer
13 7 (0.21%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.18%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.15%) UAG
15 5 (0.15%) Docker
16 4 (0.12%) Firmware
16 4 (0.12%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 98 (2.92%) SCCM
2 89 (2.65%) SCOM
3 28 (0.83%) Data Guard
4 23 (0.68%) Backup Exec
5 21 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 17 (0.51%) SCOrch
6 17 (0.51%) WSUS
7 15 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 12 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (0.36%) Puppet
9 11 (0.33%) SCVMM
10 10 (0.30%) OpenAM
11 9 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (0.18%) Nagios
14 5 (0.15%) Ionix
14 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
15 3 (0.089%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 3 (0.089%) SCSM
15 3 (0.089%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1353 (40.29%) Microsoft
2 356 (10.60%) VMware
3 275 (8.19%) Oracle
4 143 (4.26%) Citrix
5 100 (2.98%) Cisco
6 80 (2.38%) Tableau
7 77 (2.29%) Business Objects
8 64 (1.91%) Facebook
9 62 (1.85%) Google
10 60 (1.79%) NetApp
11 59 (1.76%) SAP
12 55 (1.64%) Dell
13 54 (1.61%) HP
14 47 (1.40%) Symantec
15 46 (1.37%) Sitecore
16 43 (1.28%) Red Hat
17 39 (1.16%) Telerik
18 38 (1.13%) IBM
19 37 (1.10%) Twitter
19 37 (1.10%) Red Gate
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Interserve FM
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Very Exciting Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-42k
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + good benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday