The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 104 108 118
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 52 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.17% 1.77% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.69% 5.74% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
777 767 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.39% 30.93% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 651 669 526
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
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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
St Albans -28 12 £52,500 +5.00%
Watford +3 10 £45,000 -5.26%
Borehamwood - 9 £60,000 -
Stevenage +9 1 £40,000 - 1
Hoddesdon -9 1 £48,500 +7.77%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 113 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (57.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (55.75%) SQL
4 59 (52.21%) .NET
5 48 (42.48%) Microsoft
6 43 (38.05%) Windows
7 36 (31.86%) HTML
8 34 (30.09%) T-SQL
9 33 (29.20%) MS Excel
9 33 (29.20%) Active Directory
10 32 (28.32%) JavaScript
11 29 (25.66%) SharePoint
12 28 (24.78%) VB.NET
13 27 (23.89%) C#
13 27 (23.89%) IIS
14 25 (22.12%) VMware
14 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (21.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (20.35%) Degree
17 22 (19.47%) SCCM
17 22 (19.47%) SCOM
17 22 (19.47%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (18.58%) PowerShell
19 20 (17.70%) Analytics
19 20 (17.70%) VMware ESXi
19 20 (17.70%) MCSE
19 20 (17.70%) MCSA
19 20 (17.70%) MCITP
19 20 (17.70%) Finance

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 29 (25.66%) SharePoint
2 27 (23.89%) IIS
3 9 (7.96%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.31%) ColdFusion
5 6 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.42%) LiveLink
6 5 (4.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.42%) Node.js
7 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.88%) JBoss
10 1 (0.88%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (29.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Maximo
2 4 (3.54%) CA PPM
3 2 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Firewall
2 3 (2.65%) DHCP
2 3 (2.65%) DNS
3 2 (1.77%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (57.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (21.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (19.47%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (7.08%) Oracle Database
8 8 (7.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (4.42%) MySQL
9 5 (4.42%) QlikView
10 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.54%) OLAP
11 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.77%) NuGet
4 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.88%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.88%) NUnit
4 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 20 (17.70%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (56.64%) Developer
2 29 (25.66%) .NET Developer
3 21 (18.58%) Analyst
4 16 (14.16%) VB.NET Developer
5 13 (11.50%) Support Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Database Developer
7 10 (8.85%) DBA
8 8 (7.08%) Administrator
8 8 (7.08%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.19%) SQL DBA
9 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Technical Support
11 5 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Technical Support Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (52.21%) .NET
2 36 (31.86%) HTML
3 16 (14.16%) ASP.NET
4 15 (13.27%) HTML5
5 14 (12.39%) jQuery
6 12 (10.62%) CSS
7 10 (8.85%) XML
8 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (5.31%) Entity Framework
9 6 (5.31%) SAP Business Workflow
9 6 (5.31%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 5 (4.42%) JSON
10 5 (4.42%) XSL
10 5 (4.42%) Flash
10 5 (4.42%) XHTML
10 5 (4.42%) CSS3
10 5 (4.42%) PhoneGap
10 5 (4.42%) Kendo UI
10 5 (4.42%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Replication
2 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.08%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.31%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.42%) Social Media
5 5 (4.42%) BBC
6 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.77%) iPad
6 2 (1.77%) Clustering
6 2 (1.77%) PKI
6 2 (1.77%) FMCG
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) BYOD
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 43 (38.05%) Windows
2 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.73%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.85%) Linux
6 8 (7.08%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.65%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.70%) Analytics
2 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (8.85%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.96%) MVC
5 9 (7.96%) Data Protection
6 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (7.08%) Capacity Management
6 8 (7.08%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.08%) Workflow
6 8 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.08%) Asset Management
7 6 (5.31%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (4.42%) Time Management
8 5 (4.42%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.42%) Project Management
8 5 (4.42%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.42%) ERP
9 4 (3.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 63 (55.75%) SQL
2 34 (30.09%) T-SQL
3 32 (28.32%) JavaScript
4 28 (24.78%) VB.NET
5 27 (23.89%) C#
6 21 (18.58%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.19%) VBScript
8 5 (4.42%) PHP
9 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.54%) VB
10 3 (2.65%) Java
11 2 (1.77%) VBA
12 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (20.35%) Degree
2 20 (17.70%) MCSE
2 20 (17.70%) MCSA
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (17.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (29.20%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.70%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.77%) vSphere
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (19.47%) SCCM
1 22 (19.47%) SCOM
2 4 (3.54%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 48 (42.48%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.12%) VMware
3 12 (10.62%) SAP
4 11 (9.73%) Oracle
5 8 (7.08%) IBM
6 7 (6.19%) Adobe
7 6 (5.31%) Apple
8 5 (4.42%) Telerik
8 5 (4.42%) Yahoo!
8 5 (4.42%) Google
8 5 (4.42%) HP
8 5 (4.42%) Citrix
8 5 (4.42%) Sony
8 5 (4.42%) Tableau
8 5 (4.42%) Facebook
9 2 (1.77%) Metastorm
9 2 (1.77%) IronPort
9 2 (1.77%) Veeam
9 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.77%) Sophos