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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 182 163 618
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +455
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1713 1778 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.78% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.30% 5.54% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1645 246
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
32323 32097 33830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.22% 32.09% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27536 28098 29986
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 23 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 23 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 -20 719 £52,500 +5.00% 75
South East -16 306 £45,000 +12.50% 39
North West 0 175 £37,500 - 34
Yorkshire -30 123 £40,000 +14.28% 37
West Midlands +12 117 £37,500 -6.25% 14
South West -16 94 £37,750 +0.66% 25
East of England -14 87 £42,500 - 13
East Midlands -28 69 £42,500 +13.33% 8
North East -24 22 £38,750 +10.71% 4
Midlands +8 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 3814 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2225 (58.34%) .NET
3 2192 (57.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2112 (55.37%) SQL
5 2042 (53.54%) C#
6 1663 (43.60%) ASP.NET
7 1494 (39.17%) Microsoft
8 1459 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
9 1437 (37.68%) MVC
10 1287 (33.74%) T-SQL
11 1213 (31.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1212 (31.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1137 (29.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 923 (24.20%) HTML
15 903 (23.68%) WCF
16 885 (23.20%) JavaScript
17 844 (22.13%) TDD
18 843 (22.10%) Windows
19 836 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
20 816 (21.39%) SQL Server 2005
21 811 (21.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 810 (21.24%) .NET Framework
23 803 (21.05%) MS Excel
24 793 (20.79%) CSS
25 774 (20.29%) jQuery
26 717 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
26 717 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 659 (17.28%) Scrum
28 629 (16.49%) Finance
29 509 (13.35%) Web Application Development

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 213 (5.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 200 (5.24%) IIS
4 177 (4.64%) Node.js
5 142 (3.72%) MS Exchange
6 136 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 97 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 86 (2.25%) CMS
9 85 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 66 (1.73%) Apache
11 57 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 52 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
13 49 (1.28%) Lync
14 45 (1.18%) Tomcat
15 41 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
16 34 (0.89%) Umbraco
17 30 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
18 29 (0.76%) SAS
19 24 (0.63%) WordPress
20 22 (0.58%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 803 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 117 (3.07%) MS Office
3 64 (1.68%) 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 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.10%) FastStats
9 2 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.052%) 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 66 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 19 (0.50%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.31%) Agresso
5 10 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 10 (0.26%) SAP Business One
6 7 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.16%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.10%) Sage 50
8 4 (0.10%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.079%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.052%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.052%) 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 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (1.21%) SaaS
4 25 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (0.60%) Office 365
6 17 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 13 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.13%) Force.com
8 5 (0.13%) GitHub
9 4 (0.10%) IaaS
9 4 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.079%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.052%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 211 (5.53%) Internet
2 100 (2.62%) SAN
3 83 (2.18%) TCP/IP
4 80 (2.10%) Firewall
5 70 (1.84%) DNS
6 56 (1.47%) HTTP
6 56 (1.47%) Intranet
7 49 (1.28%) DHCP
7 49 (1.28%) VPN
8 46 (1.21%) WAN
9 36 (0.94%) LAN
10 27 (0.71%) NAS
11 26 (0.68%) SSL
12 25 (0.66%) Extranet
13 18 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (0.39%) FTP
15 14 (0.37%) VoIP
15 14 (0.37%) iSCSI
16 12 (0.31%) Network Security
16 12 (0.31%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3814 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2192 (57.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1213 (31.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1137 (29.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 816 (21.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 811 (21.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 717 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
8 304 (7.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 279 (7.32%) Relational Database
10 199 (5.22%) OLAP
11 188 (4.93%) NoSQL
12 151 (3.96%) Oracle Database
13 141 (3.70%) MySQL
14 116 (3.04%) SQL Server 2000
15 86 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
16 82 (2.15%) RDBMS
17 77 (2.02%) OLTP
18 74 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
19 69 (1.81%) Big Data
20 67 (1.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 464 (12.17%) Visual Studio
2 370 (9.70%) NUnit
3 338 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 261 (6.84%) Rhino Mocks
5 221 (5.79%) Git (software)
6 180 (4.72%) Moq
7 161 (4.22%) Subversion
8 80 (2.10%) TeamCity
9 74 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 67 (1.76%) ReSharper
11 58 (1.52%) SpecFlow
12 33 (0.87%) MSTest
13 22 (0.58%) Jasmine
13 22 (0.58%) Cucumber
13 22 (0.58%) NCrunch
14 18 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 15 (0.39%) CruiseControl
15 15 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 14 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 629 (16.49%) Finance
2 187 (4.90%) Games
3 149 (3.91%) Banking
4 147 (3.85%) Marketing
5 127 (3.33%) Retail
6 105 (2.75%) Advertising
7 62 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 49 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 43 (1.13%) Legal
10 39 (1.02%) Law
11 37 (0.97%) Front Office
12 32 (0.84%) Music Industry
13 30 (0.79%) Manufacturing
14 29 (0.76%) Back Office
15 15 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.39%) Automotive
16 11 (0.29%) Billing
17 9 (0.24%) Publishing
18 5 (0.13%) Aerospace
19 4 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 2557 (67.04%) Developer
2 1086 (28.47%) .NET Developer
3 685 (17.96%) C# Developer
4 535 (14.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 524 (13.74%) DBA
6 444 (11.64%) SQL Developer
7 402 (10.54%) SQL DBA
8 334 (8.76%) Senior Developer
9 298 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 257 (6.74%) Administrator
11 256 (6.71%) SQL Server DBA
11 256 (6.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 254 (6.66%) Analyst
13 216 (5.66%) SQL Server Developer
14 210 (5.51%) Software Developer
15 200 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
16 172 (4.51%) Web Developer
17 156 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
18 115 (3.02%) Junior
19 113 (2.96%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2225 (58.34%) .NET
2 1663 (43.60%) ASP.NET
3 1212 (31.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 923 (24.20%) HTML
5 903 (23.68%) WCF
6 810 (21.24%) .NET Framework
7 793 (20.79%) CSS
8 774 (20.29%) jQuery
9 717 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 479 (12.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 456 (11.96%) XML
12 443 (11.62%) Web Services
13 400 (10.49%) Ajax
14 373 (9.78%) Razor View Engine
15 372 (9.75%) LINQ
16 329 (8.63%) WPF
17 309 (8.10%) HTML5
18 285 (7.47%) NHibernate
19 276 (7.24%) ASP.NET Web API
20 209 (5.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 272 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
2 245 (6.42%) Clustering
3 213 (5.58%) Replication
4 143 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 129 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 122 (3.20%) Social Media
7 109 (2.86%) BBC
8 87 (2.28%) Tandem
9 79 (2.07%) iPhone
9 79 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 72 (1.89%) Social Network
11 69 (1.81%) Mathematics
12 68 (1.78%) Open Source
12 68 (1.78%) Data Integration
13 67 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
13 67 (1.76%) Visualisation
14 65 (1.70%) Hedge funds
15 63 (1.65%) Management Information System
16 58 (1.52%) Client/Server
17 49 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 843 (22.10%) Windows
2 336 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 270 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 154 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 123 (3.22%) Linux
6 112 (2.94%) Android
7 102 (2.67%) Windows 7
8 70 (1.84%) Windows 8
9 50 (1.31%) Windows XP
10 35 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 26 (0.68%) UNIX
12 22 (0.58%) CentOS
12 22 (0.58%) Windows Phone
13 16 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.39%) Windows Vista
15 11 (0.29%) Solaris
16 7 (0.18%) Windows NT
17 6 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.13%) Mac OS
19 2 (0.052%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1459 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1437 (37.68%) MVC
3 844 (22.13%) TDD
4 836 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
5 659 (17.28%) Scrum
6 509 (13.35%) Web Application Development
7 443 (11.62%) ETL
8 422 (11.06%) BDD
9 406 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
10 387 (10.15%) OO
11 266 (6.97%) Web Development
12 240 (6.29%) Unit Testing
13 236 (6.19%) Software Engineering
14 222 (5.82%) Dependency Injection
15 220 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
16 216 (5.66%) Data Modelling
17 215 (5.64%) E-Commerce
18 200 (5.24%) Kanban
19 192 (5.03%) Domain-Driven Design
20 143 (3.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2112 (55.37%) SQL
2 2042 (53.54%) C#
3 1287 (33.74%) T-SQL
4 885 (23.20%) JavaScript
5 289 (7.58%) VB.NET
6 163 (4.27%) Java
7 121 (3.17%) VB
8 109 (2.86%) Ruby
9 108 (2.83%) PowerShell
10 72 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 64 (1.68%) C++
12 63 (1.65%) PHP
13 47 (1.23%) VBA
14 33 (0.87%) C
15 31 (0.81%) VB6
16 25 (0.66%) XPath
17 17 (0.45%) VBScript
18 16 (0.42%) Python
19 15 (0.39%) Perl
20 12 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 397 (10.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 381 (9.99%) Degree
3 202 (5.30%) MCTS
4 189 (4.96%) MCP
5 174 (4.56%) MCSD
6 165 (4.33%) MCAD
7 69 (1.81%) MCSE
8 50 (1.31%) MCITP
9 37 (0.97%) Security Cleared
10 25 (0.66%) MCSA
10 25 (0.66%) MCDBA
11 15 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (0.31%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.31%) 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 (1.73%) QA
2 51 (1.34%) SLA
3 11 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.026%) BS7799
7 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.026%) JSP 440
System Software
1 182 (4.77%) Active Directory
2 128 (3.36%) Hyper-V
3 119 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (1.21%) vSphere
5 43 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (0.97%) XenApp
7 28 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
8 27 (0.71%) VMware ESX
9 15 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (0.34%) Terminal Services
11 12 (0.31%) Terminal Server
12 7 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.18%) XenServer
13 6 (0.16%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.10%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.10%) vCloud
15 3 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.052%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.052%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.052%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 62 (1.63%) SCCM
2 46 (1.21%) SCOM
3 24 (0.63%) WSUS
4 19 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 18 (0.47%) Puppet
6 14 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.29%) SCOrch
8 9 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.21%) SCDPM
9 8 (0.21%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.13%) Dollar Universe
10 5 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.13%) Nagios
11 4 (0.10%) Foglight
11 4 (0.10%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.10%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.10%) OpenNMS
11 4 (0.10%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.10%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1494 (39.17%) Microsoft
2 336 (8.81%) Oracle
3 224 (5.87%) Google
4 197 (5.17%) Facebook
5 190 (4.98%) VMware
6 118 (3.09%) Sony
7 107 (2.81%) Apple
8 104 (2.73%) Yahoo!
9 97 (2.54%) Citrix
10 74 (1.94%) Cognos
11 73 (1.91%) SAP
11 73 (1.91%) Dell
12 66 (1.73%) HP
13 64 (1.68%) Cisco
14 58 (1.52%) Telerik
15 53 (1.39%) IBM
16 50 (1.31%) Tableau
17 41 (1.07%) Red Gate
18 40 (1.05%) Business Objects
19 26 (0.68%) EPiServer
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 40kDOE+Company Car
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
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Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £32000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £50-60K Base + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday