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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 183 184 638
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +454
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1760 1513 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.54% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.38% 4.89% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1439 243
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
32732 30972 34173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.67% 31.49% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27837 27095 30306
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -4 706 £52,500 +5.00% 74
South East +28 371 £43,750 +9.37% 40
North West +10 182 £39,000 +4.00% 25
Yorkshire -8 115 £40,000 +14.28% 18
East of England -5 106 £42,500 -5.55% 11
West Midlands +4 100 £37,500 -6.25% 9
South West -3 81 £37,500 - 16
East Midlands -10 79 £40,000 +6.66% 6
North East -23 22 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4186 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2529 (60.42%) .NET
3 2348 (56.09%) C#
4 2314 (55.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 2145 (51.24%) SQL
6 1914 (45.72%) ASP.NET
7 1670 (39.89%) MVC
8 1654 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
9 1593 (38.06%) Microsoft
10 1462 (34.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1321 (31.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1291 (30.84%) T-SQL
13 1211 (28.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1145 (27.35%) WCF
15 1108 (26.47%) TDD
16 1001 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 973 (23.24%) HTML
18 914 (21.83%) JavaScript
19 908 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
20 878 (20.97%) Windows
21 876 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
22 860 (20.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 833 (19.90%) .NET Framework
24 827 (19.76%) CSS
25 823 (19.66%) MS Excel
26 809 (19.33%) Scrum
27 779 (18.61%) jQuery
28 757 (18.08%) Web Application Development
29 707 (16.89%) Data Warehouse
30 688 (16.44%) Finance

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 457 (10.92%) SharePoint
2 259 (6.19%) Node.js
3 217 (5.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 195 (4.66%) IIS
5 150 (3.58%) MS Exchange
6 137 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 104 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 103 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 85 (2.03%) CMS
10 72 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
11 70 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 70 (1.67%) Apache
12 57 (1.36%) Lync
13 53 (1.27%) Tomcat
14 45 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
15 33 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
16 30 (0.72%) Umbraco
16 30 (0.72%) WordPress
17 29 (0.69%) NServiceBus
18 22 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 823 (19.66%) MS Excel
2 111 (2.65%) MS Office
3 56 (1.34%) PowerPivot
4 20 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 12 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.17%) MS Project
8 4 (0.096%) FastStats
8 4 (0.096%) SPSS
9 2 (0.048%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.048%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 16 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
4 14 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (0.29%) SAP Business One
7 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.22%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.17%) Agresso
10 7 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 1 (0.024%) Sage 50
13 1 (0.024%) Exchequer
13 1 (0.024%) Endur
13 1 (0.024%) Maximo
13 1 (0.024%) SAP BPC
13 1 (0.024%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 161 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.19%) SaaS
4 25 (0.60%) Office 365
5 21 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 17 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.12%) Force.com
11 4 (0.096%) IaaS
12 3 (0.072%) GitHub
12 3 (0.072%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.024%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 284 (6.78%) Internet
2 103 (2.46%) SAN
3 85 (2.03%) Firewall
4 83 (1.98%) DNS
5 80 (1.91%) TCP/IP
6 63 (1.51%) DHCP
7 46 (1.10%) WAN
8 45 (1.08%) LAN
9 44 (1.05%) VPN
10 41 (0.98%) HTTP
11 40 (0.96%) Intranet
12 25 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
13 24 (0.57%) SSL
14 23 (0.55%) NAS
15 18 (0.43%) SNMP
16 15 (0.36%) Extranet
16 15 (0.36%) Broadband
16 15 (0.36%) iSCSI
17 14 (0.33%) VLAN
17 14 (0.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4186 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2314 (55.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1321 (31.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1211 (28.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 876 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 860 (20.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 707 (16.89%) Data Warehouse
8 336 (8.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 262 (6.26%) Relational Database
10 259 (6.19%) NoSQL
11 195 (4.66%) OLAP
12 150 (3.58%) MySQL
13 141 (3.37%) Oracle Database
14 114 (2.72%) SQL Server 2000
15 94 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
16 89 (2.13%) Big Data
17 79 (1.89%) RDBMS
18 72 (1.72%) OLTP
19 64 (1.53%) QlikView
20 63 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 495 (11.83%) NUnit
2 483 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 404 (9.65%) Rhino Mocks
4 328 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 277 (6.62%) Git (software)
6 255 (6.09%) Moq
7 221 (5.28%) Subversion
8 78 (1.86%) TeamCity
9 64 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 63 (1.51%) ReSharper
11 50 (1.19%) SpecFlow
12 41 (0.98%) MSTest
13 32 (0.76%) NCrunch
14 29 (0.69%) Jasmine
15 20 (0.48%) Cucumber
16 15 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
16 15 (0.36%) CruiseControl
17 14 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 13 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
19 10 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 688 (16.44%) Finance
2 258 (6.16%) Games
3 165 (3.94%) Banking
4 150 (3.58%) Marketing
5 133 (3.18%) Retail
6 121 (2.89%) Advertising
7 63 (1.51%) Investment Banking
7 63 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 44 (1.05%) Music Industry
9 43 (1.03%) Legal
10 41 (0.98%) Law
11 40 (0.96%) Front Office
12 35 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 23 (0.55%) Back Office
14 18 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.33%) Automotive
16 9 (0.22%) Publishing
17 7 (0.17%) Military
18 5 (0.12%) Billing
19 3 (0.072%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2922 (69.80%) Developer
2 1346 (32.15%) .NET Developer
3 749 (17.89%) C# Developer
4 567 (13.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 564 (13.47%) DBA
6 441 (10.54%) SQL Developer
7 439 (10.49%) SQL DBA
8 337 (8.05%) Senior Developer
9 329 (7.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 287 (6.86%) SQL Server DBA
11 277 (6.62%) Administrator
12 260 (6.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 234 (5.59%) Software Developer
14 231 (5.52%) SQL Server Developer
15 230 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
16 222 (5.30%) Analyst
17 165 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
18 163 (3.89%) Web Developer
19 139 (3.32%) Consultant
20 136 (3.25%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2529 (60.42%) .NET
2 1914 (45.72%) ASP.NET
3 1462 (34.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1145 (27.35%) WCF
5 1001 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 973 (23.24%) HTML
7 833 (19.90%) .NET Framework
8 827 (19.76%) CSS
9 779 (18.61%) jQuery
10 520 (12.42%) Web Services
11 500 (11.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 493 (11.78%) Razor View Engine
13 490 (11.71%) XML
14 455 (10.87%) LINQ
15 451 (10.77%) Ajax
16 427 (10.20%) NHibernate
17 372 (8.89%) WPF
18 360 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 341 (8.15%) HTML5
20 290 (6.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 251 (6.00%) Clustering
1 251 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (5.57%) Replication
3 160 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 160 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 144 (3.44%) Social Media
5 130 (3.11%) BBC
6 128 (3.06%) Tandem
7 125 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 106 (2.53%) iPhone
9 102 (2.44%) Social Network
10 82 (1.96%) Mathematics
11 76 (1.82%) Open Source
12 69 (1.65%) Client/Server
13 60 (1.43%) Management Information System
14 59 (1.41%) Data Integration
15 58 (1.39%) Hedge funds
16 49 (1.17%) Visualisation
17 47 (1.12%) User Experience
18 42 (1.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 878 (20.97%) Windows
2 350 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 267 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 164 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 154 (3.68%) Android
6 128 (3.06%) Linux
7 96 (2.29%) Windows 7
8 81 (1.94%) Windows 8
9 54 (1.29%) Windows XP
10 48 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 34 (0.81%) Windows Phone
12 32 (0.76%) UNIX
13 20 (0.48%) CentOS
14 17 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (0.29%) Windows Vista
16 10 (0.24%) Solaris
17 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.096%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.048%) Debian
19 2 (0.048%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1670 (39.89%) MVC
2 1654 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
3 1108 (26.47%) TDD
4 908 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
5 809 (19.33%) Scrum
6 757 (18.08%) Web Application Development
7 567 (13.55%) BDD
8 456 (10.89%) OO
9 419 (10.01%) Performance Tuning
10 415 (9.91%) ETL
11 286 (6.83%) Kanban
12 280 (6.69%) Dependency Injection
13 260 (6.21%) E-Commerce
14 258 (6.16%) Web Development
15 253 (6.04%) Domain-Driven Design
16 247 (5.90%) Unit Testing
17 237 (5.66%) Software Engineering
18 227 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
19 218 (5.21%) Data Modelling
20 154 (3.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2348 (56.09%) C#
2 2145 (51.24%) SQL
3 1291 (30.84%) T-SQL
4 914 (21.83%) JavaScript
5 345 (8.24%) VB.NET
6 172 (4.11%) Java
7 165 (3.94%) VB
8 159 (3.80%) Ruby
9 119 (2.84%) PowerShell
10 77 (1.84%) C++
11 67 (1.60%) PL/SQL
12 62 (1.48%) PHP
13 38 (0.91%) VBA
14 32 (0.76%) C
15 31 (0.74%) VB6
16 21 (0.50%) VBScript
17 20 (0.48%) Perl
18 17 (0.41%) Python
19 16 (0.38%) XPath
20 15 (0.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 534 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 397 (9.48%) Degree
3 321 (7.67%) MCTS
4 300 (7.17%) MCP
5 277 (6.62%) MCSD
6 261 (6.24%) MCAD
7 90 (2.15%) MCSE
8 68 (1.62%) MCITP
9 34 (0.81%) MCSA
10 32 (0.76%) MCDBA
11 29 (0.69%) Security Cleared
12 28 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 20 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (0.45%) CCNA
15 15 (0.36%) ISEB
16 11 (0.26%) PMI Certification
17 10 (0.24%) SC Cleared
17 10 (0.24%) CCA
17 10 (0.24%) Citrix Certification
17 10 (0.24%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (1.58%) QA
2 48 (1.15%) SLA
3 9 (0.22%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.096%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.024%) BS7799
6 1 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 204 (4.87%) Active Directory
2 139 (3.32%) Hyper-V
3 124 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (1.39%) vSphere
5 47 (1.12%) XenApp
6 39 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (0.65%) VMware ESX
8 24 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (0.53%) Terminal Server
10 20 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (0.29%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.24%) XenServer
13 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.14%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.14%) vCloud
15 5 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.096%) XenDesktop
17 2 (0.048%) Xsan
17 2 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 64 (1.53%) SCCM
2 42 (1.00%) SCOM
3 29 (0.69%) Puppet
4 28 (0.67%) WSUS
5 19 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.45%) Backup Exec
6 11 (0.26%) Data Guard
7 10 (0.24%) Nagios
8 8 (0.19%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.19%) OpenView
9 7 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.14%) OpenNMS
10 6 (0.14%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.12%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.12%) Dollar Universe
12 4 (0.096%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.096%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.096%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.096%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1593 (38.06%) Microsoft
2 303 (7.24%) Oracle
3 278 (6.64%) Google
4 237 (5.66%) Facebook
5 193 (4.61%) VMware
6 141 (3.37%) Sony
7 131 (3.13%) Apple
8 127 (3.03%) Yahoo!
9 86 (2.05%) Citrix
10 77 (1.84%) Cognos
11 76 (1.82%) SAP
12 74 (1.77%) Dell
13 68 (1.62%) HP
14 63 (1.51%) Cisco
15 60 (1.43%) IBM
16 56 (1.34%) Tableau
17 55 (1.31%) Red Gate
18 49 (1.17%) Telerik
19 48 (1.15%) Business Objects
20 42 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
Sidcup, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Rewards
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Flexi working
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Grosvenor
Salary: Competitive Salary and Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £37500 per annum - Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday