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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 202 162 198
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1630 1925 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.59% 1.80% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.23% 5.79% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1765 1382
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
31178 33244 31419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.50% 31.03% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26594 28294 27407
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -43 614 £52,500 - 54
South East +7 392 £45,000 - 51
North West -14 150 £43,000 +7.50% 26
Yorkshire +13 135 £45,000 +12.50% 23
East of England +12 129 £45,000 +1.69% 15
South West -25 69 £37,500 - 20
East Midlands -26 69 £42,500 +6.25% 11
West Midlands -34 61 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Midlands - 13 £55,000 -
North East -26 2 £33,750 -15.62% 4
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3344 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2271 (67.91%) SQL
3 2037 (60.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1468 (43.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1406 (42.05%) .NET
6 1397 (41.78%) T-SQL
7 1307 (39.08%) Microsoft
8 1255 (37.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1243 (37.17%) C#
10 976 (29.19%) Windows
11 920 (27.51%) Business Intelligence
12 919 (27.48%) ASP.NET
13 876 (26.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 818 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
15 793 (23.71%) SQL Server 2005
16 773 (23.12%) JavaScript
17 769 (23.00%) Data Warehouse
18 752 (22.49%) MS Excel
19 729 (21.80%) HTML
20 722 (21.59%) MVC
21 650 (19.44%) CSS
22 629 (18.81%) Finance
23 579 (17.31%) jQuery
24 512 (15.31%) Performance Tuning
25 460 (13.76%) ETL
26 444 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
27 429 (12.83%) Web Services
27 429 (12.83%) Visual Studio
28 426 (12.74%) Replication
29 424 (12.68%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 343 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 325 (9.72%) IIS
3 200 (5.98%) MS Exchange
4 161 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 109 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 94 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 81 (2.42%) Lync
8 71 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 60 (1.79%) CMS
10 41 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 41 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 37 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 32 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
13 26 (0.78%) Apache
13 26 (0.78%) Node.js
14 24 (0.72%) SAS
15 20 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 19 (0.57%) Apache Pig
16 19 (0.57%) Umbraco
17 18 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 752 (22.49%) MS Excel
2 132 (3.95%) MS Office
3 39 (1.17%) PowerPivot
4 13 (0.39%) FastStats
4 13 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.33%) SPSS
6 8 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.12%) MS Project
9 3 (0.090%) ProjectWise
10 2 (0.060%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.060%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.060%) Stata
Business Applications
1 52 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.36%) SAP Business One
4 11 (0.33%) Changepoint
5 9 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
6 6 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.15%) Maximo
8 4 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.090%) Endur
9 3 (0.090%) Primavera
9 3 (0.090%) Magento
10 2 (0.060%) Advent Geneva
10 2 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.060%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.030%) SAP GTS
11 1 (0.030%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.030%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 155 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 130 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (2.15%) SaaS
4 45 (1.35%) Office 365
5 16 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
6 13 (0.39%) Mimecast
7 11 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.30%) GitHub
9 8 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.15%) IaaS
10 5 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.090%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.060%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.060%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.030%) Symantec.cloud
14 1 (0.030%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 165 (4.93%) DNS
2 146 (4.37%) SAN
3 131 (3.92%) Firewall
4 119 (3.56%) DHCP
5 100 (2.99%) Internet
6 87 (2.60%) VPN
7 86 (2.57%) TCP/IP
8 78 (2.33%) LAN
9 68 (2.03%) WAN
10 57 (1.70%) VLAN
11 43 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
12 34 (1.02%) NAS
13 28 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
13 28 (0.84%) Skype
14 26 (0.78%) VoIP
14 26 (0.78%) HTTP
15 22 (0.66%) Intranet
15 22 (0.66%) iSCSI
16 19 (0.57%) PBX
17 17 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3344 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2037 (60.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1468 (43.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1255 (37.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 876 (26.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 793 (23.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 769 (23.00%) Data Warehouse
8 329 (9.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 176 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 166 (4.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 133 (3.98%) Oracle Database
12 122 (3.65%) Big Data
13 120 (3.59%) OLAP
14 118 (3.53%) MySQL
15 93 (2.78%) NoSQL
16 84 (2.51%) RDBMS
17 70 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
18 61 (1.82%) DTS
19 60 (1.79%) QlikView
20 59 (1.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 429 (12.83%) Visual Studio
2 282 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 75 (2.24%) Subversion
5 74 (2.21%) NUnit
5 74 (2.21%) Git (software)
6 58 (1.73%) TeamCity
7 53 (1.58%) Selenium
8 38 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 35 (1.05%) JIRA
10 26 (0.78%) ERwin
11 25 (0.75%) ReSharper
12 24 (0.72%) Mercurial
13 22 (0.66%) Jenkins
14 21 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
14 21 (0.63%) Toad
15 20 (0.60%) SpecFlow
16 18 (0.54%) Moq
17 16 (0.48%) NuGet
17 16 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 629 (18.81%) Finance
2 144 (4.31%) Marketing
3 131 (3.92%) Banking
4 119 (3.56%) Retail
5 60 (1.79%) Legal
6 58 (1.73%) Games
7 55 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 54 (1.61%) Advertising
9 47 (1.41%) Front Office
10 42 (1.26%) Law
11 40 (1.20%) Publishing
12 36 (1.08%) Investment Banking
13 24 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 23 (0.69%) Back Office
15 20 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.36%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.27%) French Language
18 6 (0.18%) Music Industry
18 6 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1822 (54.49%) Developer
2 724 (21.65%) DBA
3 637 (19.05%) SQL DBA
4 515 (15.40%) .NET Developer
5 401 (11.99%) SQL Developer
6 384 (11.48%) SQL Server DBA
7 350 (10.47%) C# Developer
8 327 (9.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 325 (9.72%) Senior Developer
10 312 (9.33%) Administrator
11 281 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
12 256 (7.66%) Analyst
13 203 (6.07%) SQL Server Developer
14 178 (5.32%) Software Developer
15 144 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 135 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
17 117 (3.50%) Web Developer
18 115 (3.44%) ASP.NET Developer
19 105 (3.14%) Junior
20 98 (2.93%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1406 (42.05%) .NET
2 919 (27.48%) ASP.NET
3 729 (21.80%) HTML
4 650 (19.44%) CSS
5 579 (17.31%) jQuery
6 444 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 429 (12.83%) Web Services
8 424 (12.68%) .NET Framework
9 362 (10.83%) XML
10 309 (9.24%) WCF
11 274 (8.19%) Entity Framework
12 230 (6.88%) Ajax
13 213 (6.37%) HTML5
14 196 (5.86%) AngularJS
15 160 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
16 149 (4.46%) CSS3
17 146 (4.37%) LINQ
18 140 (4.19%) SOAP
19 129 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 124 (3.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 426 (12.74%) Replication
2 395 (11.81%) Clustering
3 203 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 116 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 82 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 75 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 61 (1.82%) iPhone
8 59 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 44 (1.32%) Data Integration
10 42 (1.26%) Mathematics
11 36 (1.08%) Hedge funds
11 36 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 34 (1.02%) Statistics
13 31 (0.93%) Photography
13 31 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 30 (0.90%) Client/Server
15 29 (0.87%) EqualLogic
16 28 (0.84%) Data Centre
17 26 (0.78%) Social Network
17 26 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 976 (29.19%) Windows
2 351 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 345 (10.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 182 (5.44%) Linux
5 137 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 115 (3.44%) Windows 7
7 71 (2.12%) Android
8 70 (2.09%) UNIX
9 63 (1.88%) Windows XP
10 42 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 18 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (0.45%) Windows 2000
13 12 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.30%) CentOS
14 10 (0.30%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
16 6 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 920 (27.51%) Business Intelligence
2 818 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
3 722 (21.59%) MVC
4 512 (15.31%) Performance Tuning
5 460 (13.76%) ETL
6 336 (10.05%) Scrum
7 230 (6.88%) Migration
8 229 (6.85%) TDD
9 202 (6.04%) Mentoring
10 194 (5.80%) OO
11 192 (5.74%) SDLC
12 190 (5.68%) E-Commerce
13 187 (5.59%) ITIL
14 162 (4.84%) Web Development
15 160 (4.78%) Software Engineering
16 141 (4.22%) Unit Testing
17 127 (3.80%) Analytics
18 118 (3.53%) Performance Monitoring
18 118 (3.53%) Data Modelling
19 109 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2271 (67.91%) SQL
2 1397 (41.78%) T-SQL
3 1243 (37.17%) C#
4 773 (23.12%) JavaScript
5 255 (7.63%) PowerShell
6 224 (6.70%) VB.NET
7 112 (3.35%) Java
8 84 (2.51%) VB
9 72 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 56 (1.67%) PHP
11 50 (1.50%) C++
12 46 (1.38%) Perl
13 42 (1.26%) VBA
14 40 (1.20%) VB6
15 39 (1.17%) VBScript
16 36 (1.08%) Shell Script
17 35 (1.05%) C
18 27 (0.81%) Ruby
19 21 (0.63%) Python
20 20 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 332 (9.93%) Degree
2 282 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 124 (3.71%) MCSE
4 107 (3.20%) MCITP
5 83 (2.48%) MCSA
6 54 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (1.58%) MCP
8 52 (1.56%) CCNA
9 43 (1.29%) MCTS
10 27 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 24 (0.72%) Security Cleared
12 18 (0.54%) MCDBA
13 17 (0.51%) ISEB
14 13 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
15 11 (0.33%) SC Cleared
15 11 (0.33%) HND
16 10 (0.30%) ISTQB
17 9 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
18 8 (0.24%) NCDA
18 8 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (3.47%) QA
2 49 (1.47%) SLA
3 20 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.090%) TickIT
9 1 (0.030%) WCAG
9 1 (0.030%) COBIT
System Software
1 264 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 178 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (3.86%) Hyper-V
4 85 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
5 78 (2.33%) vSphere
6 57 (1.70%) XenApp
7 46 (1.38%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (0.42%) Terminal Services
10 11 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 11 (0.33%) ISA Server
11 9 (0.27%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.27%) HDFS
12 8 (0.24%) DFS Replication
13 7 (0.21%) UAG
13 7 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 4 (0.12%) Firmware
15 4 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 127 (3.80%) SCCM
2 88 (2.63%) SCOM
3 72 (2.15%) Backup Exec
4 42 (1.26%) WSUS
5 12 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (0.36%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.27%) SCVMM
7 9 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (0.21%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.18%) Puppet
9 6 (0.18%) Nagios
10 4 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.12%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.12%) Check_MK
10 4 (0.12%) Icinga
10 4 (0.12%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.090%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.090%) AppManager
Vendors
1 1307 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 312 (9.33%) VMware
3 256 (7.66%) Oracle
4 130 (3.89%) Citrix
5 106 (3.17%) Cisco
6 93 (2.78%) Tableau
7 87 (2.60%) Google
8 73 (2.18%) Facebook
9 62 (1.85%) Cognos
10 59 (1.76%) Symantec
11 53 (1.58%) Sitecore
12 52 (1.56%) Dell
13 50 (1.50%) SAP
14 49 (1.47%) NetApp
15 39 (1.17%) Red Gate
16 32 (0.96%) HP
17 31 (0.93%) EMC
17 31 (0.93%) IBM
18 30 (0.90%) Telerik
19 28 (0.84%) Twitter
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