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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 185 161 612
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +451
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1693 1851 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.82% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.24% 5.67% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1716 246
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
32302 32637 33818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.22% 32.11% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27501 28589 29980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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 -23 714 £52,500 +5.00% 80
South East -28 300 £45,000 +12.50% 44
North West +2 172 £37,500 - 34
Yorkshire -33 124 £40,000 +14.28% 34
West Midlands +9 117 £37,500 -6.25% 12
South West -16 95 £38,000 +1.33% 27
East of England -20 83 £42,500 - 13
East Midlands -37 65 £42,500 +13.33% 9
North East -24 22 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Midlands +10 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3781 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2202 (58.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2179 (57.63%) .NET
4 2122 (56.12%) SQL
5 1995 (52.76%) C#
6 1616 (42.74%) ASP.NET
7 1498 (39.62%) Microsoft
8 1416 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
9 1389 (36.74%) MVC
10 1289 (34.09%) T-SQL
11 1216 (32.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1162 (30.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1137 (30.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 918 (24.28%) HTML
15 881 (23.30%) JavaScript
16 867 (22.93%) WCF
17 845 (22.35%) Windows
18 831 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
19 826 (21.85%) SQL Server 2005
20 810 (21.42%) MS Excel
21 808 (21.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 804 (21.26%) .NET Framework
23 799 (21.13%) TDD
24 791 (20.92%) CSS
25 772 (20.42%) jQuery
26 718 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
27 671 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
28 630 (16.66%) Scrum
29 627 (16.58%) Finance
30 476 (12.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 471 (12.46%) SharePoint
2 214 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 203 (5.37%) IIS
4 163 (4.31%) Node.js
5 142 (3.76%) MS Exchange
6 137 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 97 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 85 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 85 (2.25%) CMS
9 66 (1.75%) Apache
10 57 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 50 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
12 49 (1.30%) Lync
13 45 (1.19%) Tomcat
14 42 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
15 34 (0.90%) Umbraco
16 30 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
17 29 (0.77%) SAS
18 24 (0.63%) WordPress
19 22 (0.58%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 810 (21.42%) MS Excel
2 118 (3.12%) MS Office
3 64 (1.69%) PowerPivot
4 19 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.21%) SPSS
6 8 (0.21%) MS Project
7 7 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.11%) FastStats
9 2 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.053%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.026%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.026%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 67 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 19 (0.50%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.32%) Agresso
5 10 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 10 (0.26%) SAP Business One
6 7 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.16%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.11%) Sage 50
8 4 (0.11%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.079%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.053%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.053%) Cognos Controller
11 1 (0.026%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.026%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.026%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.026%) Endur
11 1 (0.026%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 180 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (1.22%) SaaS
4 26 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (0.61%) Office 365
6 16 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.13%) Force.com
8 5 (0.13%) GitHub
9 4 (0.11%) IaaS
9 4 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.079%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.079%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 195 (5.16%) Internet
2 104 (2.75%) SAN
3 84 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 82 (2.17%) Firewall
5 73 (1.93%) DNS
6 56 (1.48%) HTTP
6 56 (1.48%) Intranet
7 51 (1.35%) VPN
8 49 (1.30%) DHCP
9 48 (1.27%) WAN
10 37 (0.98%) LAN
11 28 (0.74%) NAS
12 26 (0.69%) SSL
13 25 (0.66%) Extranet
14 18 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (0.40%) FTP
15 15 (0.40%) VoIP
16 14 (0.37%) iSCSI
17 12 (0.32%) Network Security
17 12 (0.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3781 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2202 (58.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 1216 (32.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1137 (30.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 826 (21.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 808 (21.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 718 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
8 299 (7.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 280 (7.41%) Relational Database
10 199 (5.26%) OLAP
11 177 (4.68%) NoSQL
12 154 (4.07%) Oracle Database
13 143 (3.78%) MySQL
14 117 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
15 86 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
16 82 (2.17%) RDBMS
17 77 (2.04%) OLTP
18 75 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
19 69 (1.82%) Big Data
20 68 (1.80%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 465 (12.30%) Visual Studio
2 349 (9.23%) NUnit
3 338 (8.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 238 (6.29%) Rhino Mocks
5 210 (5.55%) Git (software)
6 170 (4.50%) Moq
7 152 (4.02%) Subversion
8 80 (2.12%) TeamCity
9 74 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 67 (1.77%) ReSharper
11 59 (1.56%) SpecFlow
12 33 (0.87%) MSTest
13 22 (0.58%) Jasmine
13 22 (0.58%) Cucumber
13 22 (0.58%) NCrunch
14 18 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 15 (0.40%) CruiseControl
16 15 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 15 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 627 (16.58%) Finance
2 175 (4.63%) Games
3 150 (3.97%) Banking
4 146 (3.86%) Marketing
5 129 (3.41%) Retail
6 102 (2.70%) Advertising
7 61 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 49 (1.30%) Investment Banking
9 43 (1.14%) Legal
10 40 (1.06%) Law
11 37 (0.98%) Front Office
12 30 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 30 (0.79%) Music Industry
13 29 (0.77%) Back Office
14 16 (0.42%) Automotive
15 15 (0.40%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.29%) Billing
17 9 (0.24%) Publishing
18 5 (0.13%) Aerospace
19 4 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 2507 (66.31%) Developer
2 1040 (27.51%) .NET Developer
3 681 (18.01%) C# Developer
4 532 (14.07%) DBA
5 531 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 443 (11.72%) SQL Developer
7 409 (10.82%) SQL DBA
8 333 (8.81%) Senior Developer
9 296 (7.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 263 (6.96%) Administrator
11 260 (6.88%) SQL Server DBA
12 255 (6.74%) Analyst
13 253 (6.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 215 (5.69%) SQL Server Developer
15 209 (5.53%) Software Developer
16 197 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
17 171 (4.52%) Web Developer
18 155 (4.10%) Senior .NET Developer
19 115 (3.04%) Junior
20 113 (2.99%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2179 (57.63%) .NET
2 1616 (42.74%) ASP.NET
3 1162 (30.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 918 (24.28%) HTML
5 867 (22.93%) WCF
6 804 (21.26%) .NET Framework
7 791 (20.92%) CSS
8 772 (20.42%) jQuery
9 671 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 476 (12.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 456 (12.06%) XML
12 445 (11.77%) Web Services
13 392 (10.37%) Ajax
14 359 (9.49%) LINQ
15 348 (9.20%) Razor View Engine
16 322 (8.52%) WPF
17 307 (8.12%) HTML5
18 262 (6.93%) NHibernate
19 260 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
20 209 (5.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 272 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 246 (6.51%) Clustering
3 214 (5.66%) Replication
4 144 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 125 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 115 (3.04%) Social Media
7 102 (2.70%) BBC
8 81 (2.14%) Tandem
9 79 (2.09%) Data Structures
10 75 (1.98%) iPhone
11 69 (1.82%) Mathematics
12 68 (1.80%) Open Source
12 68 (1.80%) Data Integration
13 67 (1.77%) Visualisation
14 66 (1.75%) Social Network
15 65 (1.72%) Hedge funds
15 65 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
16 64 (1.69%) Management Information System
17 56 (1.48%) Client/Server
18 49 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 845 (22.35%) Windows
2 341 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 275 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 157 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 126 (3.33%) Linux
6 108 (2.86%) Android
7 104 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 71 (1.88%) Windows 8
9 50 (1.32%) Windows XP
10 35 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 26 (0.69%) UNIX
12 22 (0.58%) CentOS
12 22 (0.58%) Windows Phone
13 16 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.40%) Windows Vista
15 11 (0.29%) Solaris
16 7 (0.19%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.16%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.053%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1416 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1389 (36.74%) MVC
3 831 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
4 799 (21.13%) TDD
5 630 (16.66%) Scrum
6 462 (12.22%) Web Application Development
7 446 (11.80%) ETL
8 411 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
9 392 (10.37%) BDD
10 373 (9.87%) OO
11 267 (7.06%) Web Development
12 240 (6.35%) Unit Testing
13 236 (6.24%) Software Engineering
14 217 (5.74%) Data Modelling
15 214 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
16 212 (5.61%) E-Commerce
17 211 (5.58%) Dependency Injection
18 187 (4.95%) Kanban
19 181 (4.79%) Domain-Driven Design
20 142 (3.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2122 (56.12%) SQL
2 1995 (52.76%) C#
3 1289 (34.09%) T-SQL
4 881 (23.30%) JavaScript
5 282 (7.46%) VB.NET
6 163 (4.31%) Java
7 114 (3.02%) VB
8 109 (2.88%) PowerShell
9 98 (2.59%) Ruby
10 73 (1.93%) PL/SQL
11 64 (1.69%) C++
12 63 (1.67%) PHP
13 48 (1.27%) VBA
14 34 (0.90%) C
15 31 (0.82%) VB6
16 26 (0.69%) XPath
17 17 (0.45%) VBScript
18 16 (0.42%) Python
19 15 (0.40%) Perl
20 12 (0.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 385 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 384 (10.16%) Degree
3 187 (4.95%) MCTS
4 173 (4.58%) MCP
5 158 (4.18%) MCSD
6 149 (3.94%) MCAD
7 69 (1.82%) MCSE
8 51 (1.35%) MCITP
9 37 (0.98%) Security Cleared
10 25 (0.66%) MCSA
10 25 (0.66%) MCDBA
11 15 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (0.32%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.32%) VCAP
13 11 (0.29%) PMI Certification
13 11 (0.29%) CCNA
14 9 (0.24%) CCA
14 9 (0.24%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (1.75%) QA
2 52 (1.38%) SLA
3 11 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.026%) BS7799
7 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.026%) HL7
7 1 (0.026%) DICOM
7 1 (0.026%) JSP 440
System Software
1 185 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 130 (3.44%) Hyper-V
3 121 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (1.22%) vSphere
5 44 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (0.98%) XenApp
7 28 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
7 28 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 12 (0.32%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.19%) XenServer
12 6 (0.16%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.11%) vCloud
14 3 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.053%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.053%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.053%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 62 (1.64%) SCCM
2 46 (1.22%) SCOM
3 24 (0.63%) WSUS
4 19 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 18 (0.48%) Puppet
6 14 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.29%) SCOrch
8 9 (0.24%) SCDPM
8 9 (0.24%) NetBackup
8 9 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.13%) Dollar Universe
10 5 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.13%) Nagios
10 5 (0.13%) Foglight
11 4 (0.11%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.11%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.11%) OpenNMS
11 4 (0.11%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1498 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 339 (8.97%) Oracle
3 214 (5.66%) Google
4 194 (5.13%) VMware
5 186 (4.92%) Facebook
6 111 (2.94%) Sony
7 100 (2.64%) Apple
8 97 (2.57%) Citrix
8 97 (2.57%) Yahoo!
9 74 (1.96%) Cognos
10 73 (1.93%) SAP
10 73 (1.93%) Dell
11 66 (1.75%) HP
12 64 (1.69%) Cisco
13 58 (1.53%) Telerik
14 53 (1.40%) IBM
15 50 (1.32%) Tableau
16 41 (1.08%) Red Gate
17 40 (1.06%) Business Objects
18 25 (0.66%) EPiServer
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum dependant on level of experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits plus bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £36500 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago