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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 186 130 310
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +180
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1631 2334 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.63% 2.24% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.35% 7.07% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 2129 769
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
30498 33025 33024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.39% 31.69% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26143 28141 28996
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +2.27%
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 £40,000

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -16 688 £52,500 - 88
South East -124 237 £46,500 +9.41% 36
North West -35 152 £40,000 - 33
East of England +6 145 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Yorkshire +4 144 £40,000 - 19
West Midlands +3 115 £37,500 - 20
East Midlands -48 82 £40,000 - 13
South West -47 66 £40,000 +14.28% 22
North East -14 6 £29,250 -16.42% 7
Midlands - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3373 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2155 (63.89%) SQL
2 2155 (63.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1626 (48.21%) .NET
4 1455 (43.14%) Microsoft
5 1440 (42.69%) C#
6 1173 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 1126 (33.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1122 (33.26%) T-SQL
9 1101 (32.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1008 (29.88%) Windows
11 885 (26.24%) JavaScript
12 879 (26.06%) HTML
13 878 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
14 875 (25.94%) MVC
15 831 (24.64%) MS Excel
16 809 (23.98%) SQL Server 2005
17 768 (22.77%) CSS
18 756 (22.41%) Finance
19 739 (21.91%) Business Intelligence
20 698 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 679 (20.13%) jQuery
22 640 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
23 634 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
24 605 (17.94%) .NET Framework
25 444 (13.16%) SharePoint
26 432 (12.81%) Web Services
27 427 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
28 419 (12.42%) Windows Server 2008
29 397 (11.77%) WCF

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 444 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 291 (8.63%) IIS
3 188 (5.57%) MS Exchange
4 148 (4.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 147 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 116 (3.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 93 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 71 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 66 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
10 57 (1.69%) Apache
11 56 (1.66%) CMS
12 53 (1.57%) NServiceBus
13 46 (1.36%) Tomcat
14 41 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
14 41 (1.22%) Zimbra
14 41 (1.22%) Lync
15 39 (1.16%) Node.js
16 28 (0.83%) JBoss
17 24 (0.71%) SAS
17 24 (0.71%) WorkSite
Applications
1 831 (24.64%) MS Excel
2 162 (4.80%) MS Office
3 48 (1.42%) PowerPivot
4 33 (0.98%) InfoPath
5 17 (0.50%) MS Project
6 14 (0.42%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.15%) SPSS
9 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.059%) FastStats
11 1 (0.030%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 66 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.33%) Agresso
5 9 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (0.21%) CA PPM
6 7 (0.21%) Maximo
6 7 (0.21%) Changepoint
7 6 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 5 (0.15%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
10 3 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.089%) CODA-Financials
10 3 (0.089%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.059%) Sage 50
11 2 (0.059%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.030%) Magento
12 1 (0.030%) SAP GTS
12 1 (0.030%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 202 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (1.66%) SaaS
3 47 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (1.39%) Office 365
4 25 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.089%) GitHub
7 1 (0.030%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.030%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 172 (5.10%) SAN
2 141 (4.18%) Firewall
3 112 (3.32%) TCP/IP
3 112 (3.32%) DNS
4 90 (2.67%) Internet
5 89 (2.64%) WAN
6 72 (2.13%) DHCP
6 72 (2.13%) LAN
7 68 (2.02%) VPN
8 52 (1.54%) NAS
9 51 (1.51%) Intranet
10 47 (1.39%) HTTP
11 35 (1.04%) FTP
12 31 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (0.86%) Extranet
14 23 (0.68%) SSL
14 23 (0.68%) VLAN
15 21 (0.62%) iSCSI
16 20 (0.59%) NetScaler
17 14 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3373 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2155 (63.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1126 (33.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1101 (32.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 809 (23.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 698 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 634 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
8 246 (7.29%) Relational Database
9 232 (6.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 164 (4.86%) Oracle Database
11 147 (4.36%) OLAP
12 109 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
13 103 (3.05%) NoSQL
14 101 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
15 100 (2.96%) RDBMS
16 92 (2.73%) MySQL
17 80 (2.37%) QlikView
17 80 (2.37%) Big Data
18 76 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
19 62 (1.84%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 395 (11.71%) Visual Studio
2 312 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 74 (2.19%) ReSharper
5 60 (1.78%) NUnit
6 53 (1.57%) SpecFlow
7 52 (1.54%) Subversion
8 42 (1.25%) Git (software)
9 39 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 37 (1.10%) Selenium
11 32 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 31 (0.92%) Moq
13 23 (0.68%) Jenkins
14 22 (0.65%) MSTest
14 22 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 18 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
17 15 (0.44%) Cucumber
17 15 (0.44%) NuGet
18 13 (0.39%) NCrunch
General
1 756 (22.41%) Finance
2 172 (5.10%) Banking
3 150 (4.45%) Retail
4 107 (3.17%) Marketing
5 65 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 51 (1.51%) Front Office
7 47 (1.39%) Advertising
8 45 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 41 (1.22%) Legal
10 29 (0.86%) Games
11 26 (0.77%) Law
12 18 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.50%) Back Office
13 17 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.44%) Billing
15 14 (0.42%) Automotive
16 11 (0.33%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.21%) Publishing
18 4 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1778 (52.71%) Developer
2 649 (19.24%) DBA
3 586 (17.37%) .NET Developer
4 544 (16.13%) SQL DBA
5 472 (13.99%) C# Developer
6 394 (11.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 344 (10.20%) SQL Server DBA
8 307 (9.10%) SQL Developer
9 305 (9.04%) Analyst
10 281 (8.33%) Administrator
11 278 (8.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 250 (7.41%) Senior Developer
13 216 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 205 (6.08%) Software Developer
15 171 (5.07%) ASP.NET Developer
16 154 (4.57%) Consultant
17 132 (3.91%) Junior
18 122 (3.62%) Web Developer
19 116 (3.44%) SQL Server Developer
20 106 (3.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1626 (48.21%) .NET
2 1173 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 879 (26.06%) HTML
4 768 (22.77%) CSS
5 679 (20.13%) jQuery
6 640 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 605 (17.94%) .NET Framework
8 432 (12.81%) Web Services
9 397 (11.77%) WCF
10 396 (11.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 369 (10.94%) XML
12 307 (9.10%) HTML5
13 306 (9.07%) Ajax
14 258 (7.65%) LINQ
15 235 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 189 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 185 (5.48%) AngularJS
18 180 (5.34%) KnockoutJS
19 156 (4.62%) SOAP
20 155 (4.60%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 289 (8.57%) Clustering
2 284 (8.42%) Replication
3 272 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 79 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 71 (2.10%) Data Integration
7 56 (1.66%) User Experience
8 54 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 54 (1.60%) Visualisation
9 53 (1.57%) Statistics
10 46 (1.36%) Mathematics
11 45 (1.33%) Hedge funds
12 43 (1.27%) N-Tier
13 40 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 40 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 38 (1.13%) Blackberry
15 32 (0.95%) Mobile App
15 32 (0.95%) Social Media
16 29 (0.86%) NHS
16 29 (0.86%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1008 (29.88%) Windows
2 419 (12.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 373 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 186 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 172 (5.10%) Linux
6 117 (3.47%) Windows 7
7 77 (2.28%) UNIX
8 56 (1.66%) Windows 8
9 46 (1.36%) Windows XP
10 40 (1.19%) Android
11 34 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 32 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
14 19 (0.56%) Solaris
15 16 (0.47%) CentOS
16 12 (0.36%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.33%) Windows Phone
17 11 (0.33%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.15%) SUSE
18 5 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 878 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 875 (25.94%) MVC
3 739 (21.91%) Business Intelligence
4 427 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
5 390 (11.56%) TDD
6 382 (11.33%) ETL
7 313 (9.28%) Scrum
8 246 (7.29%) OO
9 207 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 189 (5.60%) Software Engineering
11 186 (5.51%) Web Development
12 182 (5.40%) ITIL
13 177 (5.25%) BDD
14 173 (5.13%) Migration
15 166 (4.92%) Mentoring
16 158 (4.68%) Unit Testing
17 146 (4.33%) CRM
18 140 (4.15%) SOA
19 123 (3.65%) Project Management
20 118 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2155 (63.89%) SQL
2 1440 (42.69%) C#
3 1122 (33.26%) T-SQL
4 885 (26.24%) JavaScript
5 272 (8.06%) VB.NET
6 192 (5.69%) PowerShell
7 119 (3.53%) Java
8 87 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 87 (2.58%) VB
9 62 (1.84%) VBA
10 51 (1.51%) PHP
11 43 (1.27%) C++
12 40 (1.19%) VB6
13 32 (0.95%) C
14 28 (0.83%) Shell Script
15 26 (0.77%) VBScript
16 22 (0.65%) Perl
17 20 (0.59%) Ruby
18 12 (0.36%) Python
19 10 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 397 (11.77%) Degree
2 318 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 100 (2.96%) MCITP
4 65 (1.93%) MCSE
5 56 (1.66%) MCSA
6 42 (1.25%) MCDBA
7 38 (1.13%) MCTS
8 36 (1.07%) MCP
8 36 (1.07%) Security Cleared
9 33 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (0.86%) CCNA
11 27 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (0.53%) SC Cleared
13 13 (0.39%) ISEB
14 12 (0.36%) MCSD
14 12 (0.36%) PhD
15 11 (0.33%) ISTQB
16 10 (0.30%) PMP
16 10 (0.30%) PMI Certification
16 10 (0.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.52%) QA
2 55 (1.63%) SLA
3 18 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.059%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.030%) TickIT
8 1 (0.030%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.030%) HL7
8 1 (0.030%) DICOM
8 1 (0.030%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.030%) COBIT
System Software
1 274 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 229 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (3.62%) Hyper-V
4 93 (2.76%) vSphere
5 88 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
6 57 (1.69%) XenApp
7 48 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
8 26 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 25 (0.74%) Terminal Services
10 22 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 22 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.24%) VMware Server
12 8 (0.24%) XenServer
13 6 (0.18%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.15%) UAG
15 4 (0.12%) Docker
15 4 (0.12%) Samba
15 4 (0.12%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.089%) NFS
Systems Management
1 104 (3.08%) SCCM
2 94 (2.79%) SCOM
3 27 (0.80%) SCOrch
4 26 (0.77%) Data Guard
4 26 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 23 (0.68%) Backup Exec
6 21 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 21 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (0.56%) SCVMM
8 13 (0.39%) WSUS
9 11 (0.33%) Puppet
9 11 (0.33%) OpenAM
10 9 (0.27%) SCSM
10 9 (0.27%) ARCserve
11 8 (0.24%) SCDPM
11 8 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.21%) Foglight
13 6 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (0.15%) Ionix
14 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1455 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 369 (10.94%) VMware
3 339 (10.05%) Oracle
4 155 (4.60%) Citrix
5 107 (3.17%) Cisco
6 65 (1.93%) SAP
7 64 (1.90%) Business Objects
8 63 (1.87%) HP
9 61 (1.81%) NetApp
9 61 (1.81%) Google
10 56 (1.66%) Facebook
11 54 (1.60%) Telerik
12 51 (1.51%) Tableau
13 50 (1.48%) Symantec
14 47 (1.39%) Dell
15 44 (1.30%) Red Hat
16 39 (1.16%) Apple
17 37 (1.10%) Cognos
18 34 (1.01%) Sybase
19 33 (0.98%) Informatica
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