The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 168 215 559
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +344
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 865 563 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.80% 1.27% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.85% 4.36% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 779 521 74
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14798 12910 14821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.75% 29.09% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12895 11158 13129
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in London

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
City of London +87 156 £52,500 - 36
Croydon - 13 £40,000 - 2
Uxbridge - 6 £30,000 -
Wimbledon -4 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Dagenham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Hounslow - 3 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £36,500 - 1
Bromley - 2 £65,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £65,000 -
Romford - 1 £37,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £42,500 - 1
Enfield - 1 £37,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1759 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 943 (53.61%) .NET
3 912 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 910 (51.73%) SQL
5 906 (51.51%) C#
6 645 (36.67%) ASP.NET
7 632 (35.93%) Microsoft
8 623 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 618 (35.13%) MVC
10 562 (31.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 550 (31.27%) Finance
12 527 (29.96%) T-SQL
12 527 (29.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 496 (28.20%) TDD
14 453 (25.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 450 (25.58%) WCF
16 446 (25.36%) Business Intelligence
17 417 (23.71%) Scrum
18 400 (22.74%) Windows
19 371 (21.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 369 (20.98%) SQL Server 2005
21 365 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 348 (19.78%) MS Excel
23 345 (19.61%) HTML
24 341 (19.39%) .NET Framework
25 340 (19.33%) JavaScript
26 336 (19.10%) Data Warehouse
27 307 (17.45%) NUnit
28 306 (17.40%) Web Application Development
29 298 (16.94%) CSS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 231 (13.13%) SharePoint
2 138 (7.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 89 (5.06%) IIS
4 73 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
5 64 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 55 (3.13%) Node.js
7 40 (2.27%) CMS
8 30 (1.71%) MS Exchange
9 22 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.74%) EPiServer CMS
12 13 (0.74%) WebSphere
12 13 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.63%) MS Project Server
14 10 (0.57%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.51%) SAS
16 8 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
17 7 (0.40%) WorkSite
Applications
1 348 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.79%) MS Office
3 23 (1.31%) PowerPivot
4 12 (0.68%) MS Project
5 9 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.23%) SPSS
7 4 (0.23%) FastStats
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.057%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (1.02%) Sophis RISQUE
2 15 (0.85%) SAP Business One
3 13 (0.74%) Maximo
4 11 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.057%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.057%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.25%) SaaS
4 15 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 13 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (0.57%) Office 365
7 6 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.11%) Pure360
10 1 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.55%) Internet
2 45 (2.56%) SAN
3 32 (1.82%) DNS
4 24 (1.36%) DHCP
5 20 (1.14%) Broadband
6 18 (1.02%) Firewall
6 18 (1.02%) Intranet
7 16 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.57%) Extranet
9 9 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (0.45%) VPN
11 6 (0.34%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.34%) HTTP
11 6 (0.34%) VoIP
11 6 (0.34%) NAS
11 6 (0.34%) NetScaler
12 5 (0.28%) WAN
12 5 (0.28%) SMTP
12 5 (0.28%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.28%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1759 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 912 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 623 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 562 (31.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 453 (25.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 369 (20.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 336 (19.10%) Data Warehouse
8 161 (9.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 107 (6.08%) OLAP
10 101 (5.74%) MySQL
11 93 (5.29%) Relational Database
12 75 (4.26%) NoSQL
13 65 (3.70%) Oracle Database
14 59 (3.35%) OLTP
14 59 (3.35%) Big Data
15 52 (2.96%) Oracle Database 10g
16 50 (2.84%) SQL Server 2000
17 43 (2.44%) RDBMS
18 34 (1.93%) QlikView
18 34 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 307 (17.45%) NUnit
2 276 (15.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 207 (11.77%) Moq
4 179 (10.18%) Visual Studio
5 106 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 89 (5.06%) Subversion
7 64 (3.64%) Git (software)
8 45 (2.56%) MSTest
9 41 (2.33%) TeamCity
10 29 (1.65%) SpecFlow
11 17 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
12 16 (0.91%) CruiseControl
12 16 (0.91%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 9 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
15 8 (0.45%) NSubstitute
16 7 (0.40%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.40%) JUnit
17 6 (0.34%) Selenium
18 5 (0.28%) ERwin
General
1 550 (31.27%) Finance
2 159 (9.04%) Banking
3 118 (6.71%) Games
4 66 (3.75%) Retail
5 65 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 58 (3.30%) Advertising
7 57 (3.24%) Marketing
8 36 (2.05%) Law
8 36 (2.05%) Front Office
9 32 (1.82%) Financial Institution
10 30 (1.71%) Telecoms
11 28 (1.59%) Legal
12 10 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.51%) Back Office
14 8 (0.45%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.28%) French Language
16 4 (0.23%) Billing
16 4 (0.23%) Publishing
17 3 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
18 2 (0.11%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1135 (64.53%) Developer
2 440 (25.01%) .NET Developer
3 341 (19.39%) DBA
4 339 (19.27%) C# Developer
5 275 (15.63%) SQL DBA
6 212 (12.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 181 (10.29%) SQL Server DBA
8 164 (9.32%) SQL Developer
9 162 (9.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 153 (8.70%) Senior Developer
11 147 (8.36%) Agile .NET Developer
12 144 (8.19%) Administrator
13 99 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 98 (5.57%) Analyst
15 96 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
16 92 (5.23%) SQL Server Developer
17 91 (5.17%) Consultant
18 90 (5.12%) ASP.NET Developer
19 64 (3.64%) Business Developer
20 62 (3.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 943 (53.61%) .NET
2 645 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 527 (29.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 450 (25.58%) WCF
5 365 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 345 (19.61%) HTML
7 341 (19.39%) .NET Framework
8 298 (16.94%) CSS
9 292 (16.60%) WPF
10 267 (15.18%) NHibernate
11 228 (12.96%) jQuery
12 223 (12.68%) LINQ
13 221 (12.56%) Razor View Engine
14 211 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 180 (10.23%) Ajax
16 171 (9.72%) HTML5
17 164 (9.32%) Web Services
18 161 (9.15%) XML
19 140 (7.96%) WinForms
20 123 (6.99%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 205 (11.65%) Replication
2 143 (8.13%) Clustering
3 84 (4.78%) Computer Science
4 72 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
5 64 (3.64%) Tandem
6 52 (2.96%) Open Source
7 47 (2.67%) Social Media
8 46 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 44 (2.50%) Social Network
10 42 (2.39%) BBC
10 42 (2.39%) Hedge funds
11 34 (1.93%) Data Integration
12 29 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
12 29 (1.65%) Fixed Income
13 28 (1.59%) Visualisation
14 26 (1.48%) Mobile App
15 25 (1.42%) Management Information System
16 23 (1.31%) Mathematics
17 21 (1.19%) iPhone
17 21 (1.19%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 400 (22.74%) Windows
2 145 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 108 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (3.30%) Linux
5 52 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 31 (1.76%) Android
8 27 (1.53%) Windows XP
9 14 (0.80%) UNIX
10 12 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.45%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
13 7 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.28%) Solaris
15 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.057%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (35.13%) MVC
2 496 (28.20%) TDD
3 446 (25.36%) Business Intelligence
4 417 (23.71%) Scrum
5 306 (17.40%) Web Application Development
6 280 (15.92%) BDD
7 217 (12.34%) OO
8 212 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
9 211 (12.00%) Kanban
10 200 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
11 193 (10.97%) ETL
12 172 (9.78%) E-Commerce
13 117 (6.65%) Data Modelling
14 103 (5.86%) OOP
15 98 (5.57%) Web Development
16 97 (5.51%) Software Engineering
17 92 (5.23%) Dependency Injection
18 87 (4.95%) Domain-Driven Design
19 86 (4.89%) MVVM
20 80 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 910 (51.73%) SQL
2 906 (51.51%) C#
3 527 (29.96%) T-SQL
4 340 (19.33%) JavaScript
5 121 (6.88%) VB.NET
6 93 (5.29%) Java
7 73 (4.15%) PowerShell
8 63 (3.58%) C++
9 59 (3.35%) VB
10 43 (2.44%) Ruby
11 35 (1.99%) PHP
11 35 (1.99%) PL/SQL
12 15 (0.85%) Tcl
13 14 (0.80%) VBA
14 12 (0.68%) Perl
15 11 (0.63%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.57%) Python
17 9 (0.51%) VBScript
18 8 (0.45%) C
18 8 (0.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 371 (21.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 291 (16.54%) MCTS
3 277 (15.75%) MCP
4 265 (15.07%) MCSD
5 261 (14.84%) MCAD
6 189 (10.74%) Degree
7 52 (2.96%) MCITP
8 40 (2.27%) MCSE
9 19 (1.08%) MCDBA
10 11 (0.63%) MCSA
11 9 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (0.45%) VCAP
13 7 (0.40%) MCSM
13 7 (0.40%) CCAA
13 7 (0.40%) CCA
13 7 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.34%) CCNP
14 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 5 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.48%) QA
2 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 61 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.39%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (1.19%) XenApp
6 14 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.45%) vSphere
8 7 (0.40%) LiteSpeed
9 6 (0.34%) Terminal Server
9 6 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (0.28%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.17%) UAG
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.11%) Xsan
12 2 (0.11%) XenServer
13 1 (0.057%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (0.80%) SCCM
2 8 (0.45%) SCOM
3 6 (0.34%) Puppet
4 5 (0.28%) Dollar Universe
4 5 (0.28%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.28%) Nagios
5 4 (0.23%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.23%) Zenoss
5 4 (0.23%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.23%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.23%) logstash
6 3 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.17%) WSUS
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.11%) Control-M
7 2 (0.11%) MOM
7 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 632 (35.93%) Microsoft
2 139 (7.90%) Oracle
3 103 (5.86%) VMware
4 99 (5.63%) Facebook
5 73 (4.15%) Google
6 50 (2.84%) Sony
7 44 (2.50%) Apple
7 44 (2.50%) Cognos
8 42 (2.39%) Yahoo!
8 42 (2.39%) SAP
9 41 (2.33%) Dell
10 38 (2.16%) Citrix
11 36 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
12 31 (1.76%) IBM
13 29 (1.65%) Sun
14 28 (1.59%) HP
15 26 (1.48%) Business Objects
15 26 (1.48%) Tableau
16 25 (1.42%) Twitter
17 23 (1.31%) EPiServer
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £59000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits plus bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £32000 per annum - Full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £36000 - £36500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago