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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 186 136 420
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +284
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1623 2100 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.64% 2.20% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.49% 6.83% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1914 522
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
29563 30738 34168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.92% 32.14% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25610 26270 30651
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 715 £52,500 - 86
South East -94 274 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Yorkshire +6 148 £40,000 - 18
East of England -1 119 £39,250 -1.87% 24
West Midlands -2 106 £35,000 - 11
North West -62 99 £39,000 -1.26% 37
East Midlands -38 91 £40,000 - 14
South West -33 68 £37,500 - 27
North East -24 4 £28,500 -18.57% 3
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3304 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2116 (64.04%) SQL
3 2105 (63.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1682 (50.91%) .NET
5 1522 (46.07%) C#
6 1457 (44.10%) Microsoft
7 1187 (35.93%) ASP.NET
8 1123 (33.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1094 (33.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1083 (32.78%) T-SQL
11 983 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
12 972 (29.42%) MVC
13 925 (28.00%) Windows
14 842 (25.48%) MS Excel
15 829 (25.09%) HTML
16 812 (24.58%) JavaScript
17 781 (23.64%) SQL Server 2005
18 753 (22.79%) Business Intelligence
19 736 (22.28%) CSS
20 725 (21.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 693 (20.97%) ASP.NET MVC
21 693 (20.97%) .NET Framework
22 670 (20.28%) jQuery
23 664 (20.10%) Data Warehouse
24 654 (19.79%) Finance
25 473 (14.32%) SharePoint
26 468 (14.16%) WCF
27 440 (13.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 416 (12.59%) ETL
28 416 (12.59%) TDD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 473 (14.32%) SharePoint
2 274 (8.29%) IIS
3 174 (5.27%) MS Exchange
4 164 (4.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 136 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 117 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 90 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 68 (2.06%) CMS
9 62 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 59 (1.79%) Apache
11 53 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
12 51 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
13 44 (1.33%) Node.js
14 42 (1.27%) NServiceBus
15 41 (1.24%) Lync
16 39 (1.18%) Tomcat
17 33 (1.00%) SAS
18 28 (0.85%) Umbraco
19 24 (0.73%) Zimbra
20 22 (0.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 842 (25.48%) MS Excel
2 169 (5.12%) MS Office
3 72 (2.18%) PowerPivot
4 30 (0.91%) InfoPath
5 17 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.48%) MS Project
7 14 (0.42%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.18%) SPSS
9 3 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.061%) FastStats
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.030%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 73 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 14 (0.42%) Agresso
4 14 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (0.21%) Changepoint
6 7 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
7 6 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 5 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.12%) Sage 50
9 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.091%) CA Clarity
10 3 (0.091%) Maximo
10 3 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.061%) CODA-Financials
11 2 (0.061%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.061%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.061%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 195 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (1.36%) Office 365
3 38 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (0.91%) SaaS
6 7 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.15%) GitHub
7 5 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.061%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 168 (5.08%) SAN
2 134 (4.06%) Firewall
3 122 (3.69%) TCP/IP
4 107 (3.24%) Internet
5 100 (3.03%) DNS
6 86 (2.60%) WAN
7 67 (2.03%) DHCP
8 64 (1.94%) LAN
9 63 (1.91%) VPN
10 61 (1.85%) HTTP
11 57 (1.73%) Intranet
12 50 (1.51%) NAS
13 29 (0.88%) Extranet
14 28 (0.85%) SSL
14 28 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (0.79%) iSCSI
16 23 (0.70%) FTP
17 18 (0.54%) NetScaler
18 15 (0.45%) IPsec
19 14 (0.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3304 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2105 (63.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1123 (33.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1094 (33.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 781 (23.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 725 (21.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 664 (20.10%) Data Warehouse
8 293 (8.87%) Relational Database
9 258 (7.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 179 (5.42%) OLAP
11 145 (4.39%) Oracle Database
12 101 (3.06%) SQL Server 2000
13 95 (2.88%) RDBMS
14 94 (2.85%) MySQL
15 90 (2.72%) NoSQL
16 84 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
17 83 (2.51%) OLAP Cube
18 77 (2.33%) QlikView
19 74 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
20 68 (2.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 393 (11.89%) Visual Studio
2 327 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 129 (3.90%) NUnit
4 89 (2.69%) Git (software)
5 79 (2.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 75 (2.27%) Subversion
7 74 (2.24%) ReSharper
8 58 (1.76%) TeamCity
9 49 (1.48%) SpecFlow
10 44 (1.33%) Moq
11 36 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
12 22 (0.67%) Selenium
12 22 (0.67%) MSTest
13 21 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 20 (0.61%) Cucumber
15 17 (0.51%) NCrunch
15 17 (0.51%) Jasmine
16 16 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (0.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 15 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 654 (19.79%) Finance
2 166 (5.02%) Retail
3 164 (4.96%) Banking
4 116 (3.51%) Marketing
5 73 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 64 (1.94%) Advertising
7 44 (1.33%) Legal
8 42 (1.27%) Front Office
9 40 (1.21%) Investment Banking
10 39 (1.18%) Games
11 31 (0.94%) Law
12 24 (0.73%) Back Office
13 21 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 17 (0.51%) Billing
15 14 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.33%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.30%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.30%) Automotive
18 4 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1815 (54.93%) Developer
2 605 (18.31%) .NET Developer
3 559 (16.92%) DBA
4 525 (15.89%) C# Developer
5 453 (13.71%) SQL DBA
6 430 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 340 (10.29%) SQL Developer
8 277 (8.38%) Analyst
9 276 (8.35%) SQL Server DBA
10 275 (8.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 251 (7.60%) Administrator
12 237 (7.17%) Senior Developer
13 216 (6.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 200 (6.05%) Software Developer
15 163 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
16 156 (4.72%) Consultant
17 150 (4.54%) Web Developer
18 145 (4.39%) SQL Server Developer
19 129 (3.90%) Junior
20 108 (3.27%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1682 (50.91%) .NET
2 1187 (35.93%) ASP.NET
3 829 (25.09%) HTML
4 736 (22.28%) CSS
5 693 (20.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 693 (20.97%) .NET Framework
6 670 (20.28%) jQuery
7 468 (14.16%) WCF
8 440 (13.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 369 (11.17%) Web Services
10 368 (11.14%) XML
11 317 (9.59%) Ajax
12 290 (8.78%) HTML5
13 289 (8.75%) LINQ
14 243 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 203 (6.14%) WPF
16 185 (5.60%) ASP.NET Web API
17 177 (5.36%) SOAP
18 172 (5.21%) AngularJS
19 162 (4.90%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 290 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 250 (7.57%) Clustering
3 223 (6.75%) Replication
4 102 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 82 (2.48%) Data Integration
6 71 (2.15%) Visualisation
7 69 (2.09%) Management Information System
8 61 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 60 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 60 (1.82%) User Experience
9 60 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 53 (1.60%) Social Media
11 51 (1.54%) N-Tier
12 49 (1.48%) Statistics
13 47 (1.42%) BBC
14 45 (1.36%) Mobile App
15 42 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
16 36 (1.09%) Blackberry
17 35 (1.06%) Algorithms
18 34 (1.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 925 (28.00%) Windows
2 411 (12.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 349 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 179 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 157 (4.75%) Linux
6 105 (3.18%) Windows 7
7 56 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 55 (1.66%) UNIX
9 39 (1.18%) Android
9 39 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 29 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 27 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (0.70%) CentOS
13 17 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
13 17 (0.51%) Solaris
14 16 (0.48%) Windows Phone
15 13 (0.39%) Windows Vista
16 10 (0.30%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.24%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.12%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 983 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
2 972 (29.42%) MVC
3 753 (22.79%) Business Intelligence
4 416 (12.59%) ETL
4 416 (12.59%) TDD
5 383 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
6 379 (11.47%) Scrum
7 235 (7.11%) OO
8 221 (6.69%) Web Development
9 201 (6.08%) Software Engineering
10 195 (5.90%) BDD
11 184 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
12 171 (5.18%) Unit Testing
13 166 (5.02%) Mentoring
14 157 (4.75%) Migration
15 155 (4.69%) CRM
16 153 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
17 142 (4.30%) ITIL
18 137 (4.15%) SOA
19 135 (4.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2116 (64.04%) SQL
2 1522 (46.07%) C#
3 1083 (32.78%) T-SQL
4 812 (24.58%) JavaScript
5 235 (7.11%) VB.NET
6 133 (4.03%) PowerShell
7 124 (3.75%) Java
8 89 (2.69%) VB
9 72 (2.18%) PL/SQL
10 69 (2.09%) VBA
11 58 (1.76%) PHP
12 41 (1.24%) C++
13 35 (1.06%) VB6
14 27 (0.82%) Ruby
15 24 (0.73%) C
16 22 (0.67%) XPath
17 19 (0.58%) VBScript
18 16 (0.48%) Python
18 16 (0.48%) Perl
19 12 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 394 (11.92%) Degree
2 313 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 81 (2.45%) MCITP
4 55 (1.66%) MCSE
4 55 (1.66%) MCTS
5 43 (1.30%) MCP
6 42 (1.27%) MCSA
7 40 (1.21%) Security Cleared
8 37 (1.12%) MCDBA
9 27 (0.82%) MCSD
10 26 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (0.70%) CCNA
12 21 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 21 (0.64%) PMI Certification
13 18 (0.54%) SC Cleared
14 15 (0.45%) ISEB
15 13 (0.39%) VCAP
15 13 (0.39%) PhD
16 11 (0.33%) CCNP
17 10 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (2.60%) QA
2 63 (1.91%) SLA
3 16 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.061%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.030%) HL7
8 1 (0.030%) DICOM
8 1 (0.030%) COBIT
8 1 (0.030%) TickIT
8 1 (0.030%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.030%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 235 (7.11%) Active Directory
2 201 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (4.06%) Hyper-V
4 82 (2.48%) vSphere
5 65 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (1.39%) XenApp
7 33 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
8 29 (0.88%) VMware ESX
9 28 (0.85%) Terminal Services
10 21 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 14 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (0.39%) XenDesktop
13 9 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.24%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.18%) XenServer
16 5 (0.15%) Terminal Server
17 4 (0.12%) Docker
18 3 (0.091%) Xsan
19 2 (0.061%) Firmware
19 2 (0.061%) NFS
Systems Management
1 65 (1.97%) SCCM
2 63 (1.91%) SCOM
3 25 (0.76%) Backup Exec
4 23 (0.70%) SCOrch
4 23 (0.70%) NetBackup
5 21 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (0.58%) SCVMM
7 14 (0.42%) Data Guard
7 14 (0.42%) SCDPM
8 12 (0.36%) WSUS
8 12 (0.36%) Puppet
9 9 (0.27%) ARCserve
10 8 (0.24%) SCSM
11 7 (0.21%) OpenAM
11 7 (0.21%) Foglight
12 5 (0.15%) Ionix
12 5 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 1457 (44.10%) Microsoft
2 353 (10.68%) Oracle
3 320 (9.69%) VMware
4 127 (3.84%) Citrix
5 96 (2.91%) Cisco
6 94 (2.85%) Google
7 77 (2.33%) Facebook
8 72 (2.18%) Dell
9 69 (2.09%) HP
10 65 (1.97%) SAP
11 64 (1.94%) Cognos
12 57 (1.73%) Telerik
13 50 (1.51%) Sony
13 50 (1.51%) Apple
14 49 (1.48%) Business Objects
15 45 (1.36%) Tableau
16 44 (1.33%) NetApp
17 42 (1.27%) Yahoo!
18 39 (1.18%) IBM
19 37 (1.12%) Symantec
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Salary: £33000 - £34000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
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Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
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