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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 188 162 123
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -39
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1713 1971 2527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.81% 1.99% 2.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.72% 6.42% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1775 2268
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 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £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
29973 30681 32360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.73% 30.91% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25744 26510 27538
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -32 754 £52,500 -2.77% 120
South East +5 316 £45,000 -3.22% 34
Yorkshire +11 209 £40,000 - 38
North West +25 134 £42,500 +8.97% 33
East of England -28 96 £45,000 +12.50% 21
South West -3 91 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands -67 67 £40,000 +10.34% 11
East Midlands -60 33 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Midlands +23 10 £55,000 -
North East -6 6 £30,459 -6.28% 5
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3573 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2577 (72.12%) SQL
3 2124 (59.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1622 (45.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1545 (43.24%) Microsoft
6 1438 (40.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1392 (38.96%) T-SQL
8 1263 (35.35%) .NET
9 1141 (31.93%) C#
10 995 (27.85%) Windows
11 985 (27.57%) Business Intelligence
12 939 (26.28%) MS Excel
13 934 (26.14%) SQL Server 2014
14 892 (24.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 885 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
16 787 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
17 783 (21.91%) ASP.NET
18 697 (19.51%) JavaScript
19 661 (18.50%) SQL Server 2005
20 655 (18.33%) ETL
21 645 (18.05%) Finance
22 625 (17.49%) MVC
23 621 (17.38%) HTML
24 583 (16.32%) CSS
25 550 (15.39%) Windows Server
26 469 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
27 451 (12.62%) jQuery
28 436 (12.20%) Visual Studio
29 419 (11.73%) .NET Framework
30 408 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 393 (11.00%) IIS
2 266 (7.44%) SharePoint
3 226 (6.33%) MS Exchange
4 167 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 88 (2.46%) CMS
6 85 (2.38%) Skype for Business
7 75 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 66 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 52 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 52 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 47 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
11 35 (0.98%) Tomcat
12 29 (0.81%) Apache
13 28 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
14 24 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
15 23 (0.64%) Umbraco
16 19 (0.53%) WebSphere
17 17 (0.48%) Kentico
18 16 (0.45%) NServiceBus
19 11 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 939 (26.28%) MS Excel
2 141 (3.95%) MS Office
3 33 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 26 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.22%) SPSS
6 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.028%) Mingle
7 1 (0.028%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 60 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 14 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
6 10 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.25%) SAP Business One
8 7 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (0.20%) Endur
9 5 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.14%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.11%) Bankmaster
10 4 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.084%) Infor SunSystems
11 3 (0.084%) Unit4 Business World
12 2 (0.056%) Adaptiv
12 2 (0.056%) Changepoint
12 2 (0.056%) Maximo
12 2 (0.056%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 158 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (2.24%) SaaS
4 59 (1.65%) Office 365
5 13 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.28%) PaaS
7 7 (0.20%) GitHub
8 6 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.14%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.14%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.11%) IaaS
10 4 (0.11%) Yammer
11 3 (0.084%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.084%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.056%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.056%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.056%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.056%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 190 (5.32%) SAN
2 159 (4.45%) Firewall
3 150 (4.20%) DNS
4 100 (2.80%) DHCP
5 86 (2.41%) WAN
6 85 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 83 (2.32%) Internet
8 75 (2.10%) LAN
9 74 (2.07%) VPN
10 60 (1.68%) HTTP
11 59 (1.65%) NAS
12 57 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
13 49 (1.37%) iSCSI
14 48 (1.34%) VLAN
15 26 (0.73%) Intranet
16 25 (0.70%) Skype
17 24 (0.67%) SSL
18 23 (0.64%) MPLS
19 21 (0.59%) BGP
19 21 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3573 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2124 (59.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1622 (45.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1438 (40.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 934 (26.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 892 (24.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 787 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
8 661 (18.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 292 (8.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 254 (7.11%) Relational Database
11 172 (4.81%) OLAP
12 160 (4.48%) SQL Server 2000
13 150 (4.20%) Oracle Database
14 106 (2.97%) MySQL
14 106 (2.97%) NoSQL
15 100 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
16 97 (2.71%) Big Data
17 84 (2.35%) Data Mining
18 82 (2.29%) RDBMS
19 80 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 436 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 408 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 107 (2.99%) Subversion
4 75 (2.10%) JIRA
5 74 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 67 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 66 (1.85%) NUnit
8 50 (1.40%) Git (software)
9 45 (1.26%) ERwin
10 40 (1.12%) Mercurial
11 38 (1.06%) Moq
12 30 (0.84%) ReSharper
13 29 (0.81%) TeamCity
14 27 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (0.76%) Toad
15 21 (0.59%) Jenkins
15 21 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
15 21 (0.59%) SpecFlow
16 18 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
17 17 (0.48%) MSTest
General
1 645 (18.05%) Finance
2 229 (6.41%) Banking
3 166 (4.65%) Marketing
4 162 (4.53%) Retail
5 90 (2.52%) Law
6 86 (2.41%) Investment Banking
7 84 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 77 (2.16%) Legal
9 60 (1.68%) Advertising
10 43 (1.20%) Front Office
11 41 (1.15%) Financial Institution
12 38 (1.06%) Games
13 27 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 27 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 22 (0.62%) Automotive
15 18 (0.50%) French Language
16 14 (0.39%) Electronics
17 13 (0.36%) Private Banking
18 9 (0.25%) German Language
19 8 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1741 (48.73%) Developer
2 866 (24.24%) DBA
3 830 (23.23%) SQL Developer
4 772 (21.61%) SQL DBA
5 647 (18.11%) .NET Developer
6 539 (15.09%) C# Developer
7 461 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 434 (12.15%) Administrator
9 416 (11.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 395 (11.06%) SQL Server DBA
11 362 (10.13%) SQL Server Developer
12 293 (8.20%) Analyst
13 289 (8.09%) ASP.NET Developer
14 274 (7.67%) Senior Developer
15 262 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 230 (6.44%) SQL BI Developer
17 201 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 157 (4.39%) Consultant
19 140 (3.92%) T-SQL Developer
20 132 (3.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1263 (35.35%) .NET
2 783 (21.91%) ASP.NET
3 621 (17.38%) HTML
4 583 (16.32%) CSS
5 451 (12.62%) jQuery
6 419 (11.73%) .NET Framework
7 387 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 329 (9.21%) XML
9 284 (7.95%) Web Services
10 255 (7.14%) WCF
11 243 (6.80%) Entity Framework
12 217 (6.07%) HTML5
13 213 (5.96%) Ajax
14 197 (5.51%) AngularJS
15 164 (4.59%) CSS3
16 161 (4.51%) MDX
17 150 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 120 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 98 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 97 (2.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 358 (10.02%) Clustering
2 349 (9.77%) Replication
3 267 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 145 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 122 (3.41%) Data Integration
6 80 (2.24%) Statistics
7 63 (1.76%) Data Centre
8 62 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 60 (1.68%) Management Information System
10 57 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
11 40 (1.12%) NHS
12 34 (0.95%) User Experience
13 33 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 33 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 31 (0.87%) EqualLogic
15 30 (0.84%) BBC
15 30 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (0.84%) Social Media
16 28 (0.78%) Visualisation
17 26 (0.73%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 995 (27.85%) Windows
2 550 (15.39%) Windows Server
3 397 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 377 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 217 (6.07%) Linux
6 125 (3.50%) Windows 7
7 91 (2.55%) Unix
8 81 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 57 (1.60%) Windows 8
10 44 (1.23%) Android
11 30 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 23 (0.64%) Windows 10
14 18 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.48%) Solaris
16 16 (0.45%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.36%) AIX
18 11 (0.31%) Windows Vista
19 9 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
20 8 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 985 (27.57%) Business Intelligence
2 885 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 655 (18.33%) ETL
4 625 (17.49%) MVC
5 469 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
6 321 (8.98%) ITIL
7 303 (8.48%) High Availability
8 281 (7.86%) Scrum
9 229 (6.41%) Migration
10 222 (6.21%) Software Engineering
11 218 (6.10%) Data Modelling
12 206 (5.77%) Mentoring
13 203 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
14 201 (5.63%) SDLC
15 187 (5.23%) TDD
16 186 (5.21%) E-Commerce
17 181 (5.07%) Kimball Methodology
18 163 (4.56%) CRM
19 160 (4.48%) OO
20 151 (4.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2577 (72.12%) SQL
2 1392 (38.96%) T-SQL
3 1141 (31.93%) C#
4 697 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 262 (7.33%) PowerShell
6 185 (5.18%) VB.NET
7 169 (4.73%) VB
8 135 (3.78%) VBA
9 127 (3.55%) Java
10 64 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 57 (1.60%) C
12 49 (1.37%) VBScript
13 39 (1.09%) C++
14 38 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 36 (1.01%) R
15 36 (1.01%) VB6
16 27 (0.76%) Ruby
17 26 (0.73%) PHP
18 25 (0.70%) Perl
19 24 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 387 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 315 (8.82%) Degree
3 154 (4.31%) MCSE
4 145 (4.06%) MCITP
5 120 (3.36%) MCSA
6 100 (2.80%) MCP
7 84 (2.35%) Security Cleared
8 58 (1.62%) MCTS
9 56 (1.57%) SC Cleared
10 53 (1.48%) MCDBA
11 42 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
12 36 (1.01%) CCNA
13 31 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (0.59%) ISEB
15 21 (0.59%) MCSD
16 16 (0.45%) MCAD
17 14 (0.39%) VCP5
18 12 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 11 (0.31%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (3.86%) Data Quality
2 118 (3.30%) QA
3 61 (1.71%) SLA
4 13 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.056%) HL7
7 2 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.056%) WCAG
8 1 (0.028%) Basel III
8 1 (0.028%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 363 (10.16%) Active Directory
2 170 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (4.03%) Hyper-V
4 57 (1.60%) vSphere
5 45 (1.26%) XenApp
6 35 (0.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 29 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
8 28 (0.78%) VMware ESX
9 21 (0.59%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.36%) HDFS
10 13 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.22%) Firmware
12 6 (0.17%) NFS
13 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.11%) Samba
14 3 (0.084%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.084%) SRDF
15 2 (0.056%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 131 (3.67%) SCCM
2 90 (2.52%) SCOM
3 65 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 49 (1.37%) WSUS
5 35 (0.98%) Tivoli
6 23 (0.64%) Data Guard
6 23 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (0.64%) SCOrch
7 20 (0.56%) Perfmon
8 15 (0.42%) SCVMM
9 13 (0.36%) Nagios
10 10 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
10 10 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 10 (0.28%) Puppet
11 8 (0.22%) Dollar Universe
12 7 (0.20%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.17%) OpenAM
13 6 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.14%) SCDPM
14 5 (0.14%) Simpana
Vendors
1 1545 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 305 (8.54%) Oracle
3 295 (8.26%) VMware
4 145 (4.06%) Cisco
5 101 (2.83%) Citrix
6 98 (2.74%) Tableau
7 93 (2.60%) NetApp
8 84 (2.35%) Cognos
9 69 (1.93%) Symantec
10 65 (1.82%) SAP
11 62 (1.74%) Google
12 60 (1.68%) Facebook
13 59 (1.65%) HP
14 56 (1.57%) IBM
15 55 (1.54%) Dell
16 43 (1.20%) Siebel
17 40 (1.12%) iManage
18 35 (0.98%) ServiceNow
19 33 (0.92%) Apple
20 32 (0.90%) Informatica
Rotherham, Yorkshire
Vantage Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Qualserv
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Resource Techniques
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Hiring People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £19,000-20,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + £6500 on call (dependent on experience)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: Yesterday
Gillingham, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £33k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday