The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 83 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.35% 1.42% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.06% 5.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server 2012
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
336 289 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.75% 27.39% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 266 238 316
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Essex region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Chelmsford -2 6 £39,250 -1.87%
Basildon - 3 £37,500 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Colchester - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) Windows
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 17 (58.62%) SQL
5 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
6 13 (44.83%) .NET
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) C#
9 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (31.03%) Degree
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (27.59%) IIS
10 8 (27.59%) Finance
11 7 (24.14%) Replication
11 7 (24.14%) VMware
11 7 (24.14%) Change Management
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
11 7 (24.14%) HTML
11 7 (24.14%) HTML5
11 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
12 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (20.69%) Sitecore
12 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
12 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
12 6 (20.69%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
12 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (20.69%) Moq

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (27.59%) IIS
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.45%) OLAP
8 1 (3.45%) SQL CLR
8 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Selenium
1 6 (20.69%) Moq
1 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
1 6 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (13.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) DBA
2 6 (20.69%) SQL DBA
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Server Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Deployment Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) HTML5
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
4 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) SOAP
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 4 (13.79%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) Flash
7 1 (3.45%) MDX
7 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.90%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Change Management
1 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
2 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
2 6 (20.69%) DSDM
2 6 (20.69%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Wealth Management
3 5 (17.24%) High Availability
4 4 (13.79%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Control
5 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) BCP
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Terminal Server
3 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Sitecore
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) MKS
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
7 2 (6.90%) IBM