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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 177 139 484
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +345
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1765 2186 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.68% 2.14% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.64% 6.60% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1529 1966 413
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
31267 33109 35893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.77% 32.38% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26995 28413 32280
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -6 758 £51,000 -2.85% 57
South East -76 295 £45,000 +12.50% 37
Yorkshire +5 184 £40,000 +6.66% 20
North West -36 129 £39,000 +4.00% 11
West Midlands -1 126 £37,500 +7.14% 16
East Midlands -34 91 £42,500 +13.33% 10
East of England -31 89 £38,500 -9.41% 18
South West -31 84 £40,000 +4.57% 19
North East -28 9 £28,500 -18.57% 7
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3503 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2208 (63.03%) SQL
3 2181 (62.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1851 (52.84%) .NET
5 1679 (47.93%) C#
6 1487 (42.45%) Microsoft
7 1327 (37.88%) ASP.NET
8 1224 (34.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1205 (34.40%) T-SQL
10 1162 (33.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1136 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
12 1106 (31.57%) MVC
13 896 (25.58%) Windows
14 865 (24.69%) HTML
15 856 (24.44%) JavaScript
16 849 (24.24%) MS Excel
17 826 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
18 803 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
19 793 (22.64%) SQL Server 2005
20 787 (22.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 764 (21.81%) CSS
22 744 (21.24%) .NET Framework
23 741 (21.15%) jQuery
24 739 (21.10%) Data Warehouse
25 603 (17.21%) Finance
26 579 (16.53%) WCF
27 495 (14.13%) TDD
28 474 (13.53%) SharePoint
29 467 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
30 459 (13.10%) ETL

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 474 (13.53%) SharePoint
2 248 (7.08%) IIS
3 179 (5.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 140 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 137 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 83 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 77 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 74 (2.11%) CMS
9 72 (2.06%) Apache
10 71 (2.03%) Node.js
11 50 (1.43%) Tomcat
12 46 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
13 45 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
14 42 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
15 40 (1.14%) Lync
16 36 (1.03%) SAS
16 36 (1.03%) Umbraco
17 33 (0.94%) NServiceBus
18 21 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
19 20 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 849 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 164 (4.68%) MS Office
3 70 (2.00%) PowerPivot
4 26 (0.74%) InfoPath
5 15 (0.43%) MS Project
6 14 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.31%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.23%) SPSS
9 3 (0.086%) FastStats
10 2 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.057%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.029%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.029%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 77 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 18 (0.51%) Sophis RISQUE
4 17 (0.49%) Agresso
5 14 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 5 (0.14%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.11%) Sage 50
11 4 (0.11%) Markit EDM
12 3 (0.086%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.086%) WebTrends
12 3 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.057%) Cognos Controller
14 1 (0.029%) SAP BPC
14 1 (0.029%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 207 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (1.11%) Office 365
3 38 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.08%) SaaS
4 34 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.14%) GitHub
6 5 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.086%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.086%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.057%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (3.94%) SAN
2 126 (3.60%) Internet
3 119 (3.40%) TCP/IP
4 109 (3.11%) Firewall
5 99 (2.83%) DNS
6 70 (2.00%) WAN
7 67 (1.91%) HTTP
8 66 (1.88%) Intranet
9 64 (1.83%) DHCP
10 58 (1.66%) VPN
11 54 (1.54%) LAN
12 39 (1.11%) SSL
13 38 (1.08%) NAS
14 37 (1.06%) Extranet
15 22 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (0.60%) FTP
17 20 (0.57%) iSCSI
18 18 (0.51%) NetScaler
19 14 (0.40%) IPsec
20 13 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3503 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2181 (62.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1224 (34.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1162 (33.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 793 (22.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 787 (22.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 739 (21.10%) Data Warehouse
8 304 (8.68%) Relational Database
9 299 (8.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 194 (5.54%) OLAP
11 151 (4.31%) Oracle Database
12 125 (3.57%) MySQL
13 122 (3.48%) NoSQL
14 98 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
15 85 (2.43%) OLAP Cube
16 78 (2.23%) RDBMS
17 72 (2.06%) QlikView
18 70 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
19 68 (1.94%) Data Mining
20 66 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 433 (12.36%) Visual Studio
2 357 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 177 (5.05%) NUnit
4 145 (4.14%) Git (software)
5 105 (3.00%) Subversion
6 78 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 76 (2.17%) ReSharper
8 67 (1.91%) TeamCity
8 67 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
9 61 (1.74%) Moq
10 53 (1.51%) SpecFlow
11 19 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 19 (0.54%) Selenium
11 19 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 18 (0.51%) Jasmine
12 18 (0.51%) MSTest
12 18 (0.51%) NCrunch
13 16 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 16 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 16 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 603 (17.21%) Finance
2 157 (4.48%) Retail
3 149 (4.25%) Banking
4 137 (3.91%) Marketing
5 78 (2.23%) Advertising
6 76 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 75 (2.14%) Games
8 45 (1.28%) Legal
9 39 (1.11%) Investment Banking
10 36 (1.03%) Law
11 30 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 27 (0.77%) Back Office
13 25 (0.71%) Front Office
14 16 (0.46%) Automotive
15 15 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.43%) Billing
16 8 (0.23%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.23%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.20%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2080 (59.38%) Developer
2 714 (20.38%) .NET Developer
3 598 (17.07%) C# Developer
4 544 (15.53%) DBA
5 476 (13.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 431 (12.30%) SQL DBA
7 398 (11.36%) SQL Developer
8 277 (7.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 276 (7.88%) Senior Developer
10 275 (7.85%) Analyst
11 263 (7.51%) SQL Server DBA
12 246 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 244 (6.97%) Administrator
14 210 (5.99%) Software Developer
15 183 (5.22%) SQL Server Developer
16 177 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
17 160 (4.57%) Web Developer
18 138 (3.94%) Consultant
19 126 (3.60%) Junior
20 110 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1851 (52.84%) .NET
2 1327 (37.88%) ASP.NET
3 865 (24.69%) HTML
4 826 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 764 (21.81%) CSS
6 744 (21.24%) .NET Framework
7 741 (21.15%) jQuery
8 579 (16.53%) WCF
9 467 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 416 (11.88%) XML
11 406 (11.59%) Web Services
12 347 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 343 (9.79%) Ajax
14 286 (8.16%) LINQ
15 284 (8.11%) HTML5
16 226 (6.45%) WPF
17 199 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web API
18 197 (5.62%) SOAP
19 181 (5.17%) MDX
20 176 (5.02%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 320 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 259 (7.39%) Clustering
3 220 (6.28%) Replication
4 111 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 87 (2.48%) Social Media
6 83 (2.37%) Data Integration
7 77 (2.20%) Visualisation
8 76 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 76 (2.17%) BBC
9 74 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 64 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 62 (1.77%) Mathematics
12 59 (1.68%) N-Tier
13 58 (1.66%) User Experience
14 55 (1.57%) Hedge funds
15 48 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
16 45 (1.28%) Statistics
17 44 (1.26%) Open Source
18 36 (1.03%) iPhone
19 35 (1.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 896 (25.58%) Windows
2 389 (11.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 334 (9.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 170 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 154 (4.40%) Linux
6 105 (3.00%) Windows 7
7 69 (1.97%) Windows 8
8 57 (1.63%) Android
9 40 (1.14%) Windows XP
10 36 (1.03%) UNIX
11 30 (0.86%) Apple iOS
12 29 (0.83%) CentOS
13 26 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (0.51%) Windows Phone
15 14 (0.40%) Windows Vista
16 12 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.29%) Solaris
18 8 (0.23%) Windows NT
18 8 (0.23%) Mac OS
19 3 (0.086%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1136 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1106 (31.57%) MVC
3 803 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
4 495 (14.13%) TDD
5 459 (13.10%) ETL
6 439 (12.53%) Scrum
7 415 (11.85%) Performance Tuning
8 268 (7.65%) OO
9 258 (7.37%) Web Development
10 220 (6.28%) BDD
11 208 (5.94%) Unit Testing
12 204 (5.82%) Software Engineering
13 183 (5.22%) Data Modelling
14 177 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
15 167 (4.77%) Mentoring
16 165 (4.71%) CRM
16 165 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
17 159 (4.54%) Web Application Development
18 145 (4.14%) E-Commerce
19 144 (4.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2208 (63.03%) SQL
2 1679 (47.93%) C#
3 1205 (34.40%) T-SQL
4 856 (24.44%) JavaScript
5 266 (7.59%) VB.NET
6 140 (4.00%) Java
7 137 (3.91%) PowerShell
8 90 (2.57%) VB
9 66 (1.88%) PL/SQL
10 65 (1.86%) VBA
11 58 (1.66%) PHP
12 39 (1.11%) Ruby
13 37 (1.06%) C++
14 29 (0.83%) VB6
15 24 (0.69%) XPath
16 22 (0.63%) C
17 20 (0.57%) VBScript
18 16 (0.46%) Python
19 13 (0.37%) Perl
20 11 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 388 (11.08%) Degree
2 296 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (2.00%) MCITP
4 62 (1.77%) MCTS
5 61 (1.74%) MCP
6 57 (1.63%) MCSE
7 41 (1.17%) MCSD
8 36 (1.03%) MCSA
9 34 (0.97%) Security Cleared
10 30 (0.86%) MCDBA
11 22 (0.63%) MCAD
11 22 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (0.57%) CCNA
13 19 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (0.51%) PMI Certification
15 15 (0.43%) ISEB
15 15 (0.43%) VCAP
16 12 (0.34%) PhD
17 11 (0.31%) CCNP
17 11 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.43%) QA
2 66 (1.88%) SLA
3 15 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.057%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.029%) HL7
7 1 (0.029%) DICOM
7 1 (0.029%) COBIT
7 1 (0.029%) BS7799
7 1 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 215 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 167 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (3.65%) Hyper-V
4 69 (1.97%) vSphere
5 62 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (1.08%) XenApp
7 33 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
8 30 (0.86%) VMware ESX
9 23 (0.66%) Terminal Services
10 17 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (0.23%) VMware Server
11 8 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.20%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.14%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.11%) XenServer
15 2 (0.057%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.057%) Firmware
15 2 (0.057%) Xsan
15 2 (0.057%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 62 (1.77%) SCCM
2 52 (1.48%) SCOM
3 24 (0.69%) Backup Exec
4 20 (0.57%) SCOrch
5 18 (0.51%) NetBackup
6 17 (0.49%) WSUS
7 16 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (0.40%) Puppet
8 14 (0.40%) SCDPM
9 10 (0.29%) SCVMM
10 9 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.23%) ARCserve
12 7 (0.20%) Foglight
12 7 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.17%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.17%) SCSM
14 5 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (0.14%) Ionix
15 3 (0.086%) OpenAM
15 3 (0.086%) WMI
Vendors
1 1487 (42.45%) Microsoft
2 361 (10.31%) Oracle
3 275 (7.85%) VMware
4 148 (4.22%) Google
5 116 (3.31%) Facebook
6 113 (3.23%) Citrix
7 90 (2.57%) Cisco
8 82 (2.34%) Sony
9 79 (2.26%) Apple
10 75 (2.14%) Cognos
11 72 (2.06%) SAP
11 72 (2.06%) HP
11 72 (2.06%) Dell
12 71 (2.03%) Yahoo!
13 69 (1.97%) Telerik
14 47 (1.34%) Business Objects
15 41 (1.17%) Tableau
16 40 (1.14%) IBM
17 36 (1.03%) Sybase
18 35 (1.00%) Informatica
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 Days
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonuses, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago