The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 23 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.67% 3.83% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.92% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server 2012
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
48 49 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 24.74% 26.78% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Halifax

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
6 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (45.45%) SLA
7 3 (27.27%) Replication
7 3 (27.27%) High Availability
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) Adabas
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (18.18%) Advertising
9 1 (9.09%) Statistics
9 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
9 1 (9.09%) IIS
9 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (9.09%) Firewall
9 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (9.09%) DTS
9 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (27.27%) Adabas
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (9.09%) DTS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) DBA
2 10 (90.91%) SQL DBA
3 7 (63.64%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft