The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 184 176 254
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +78
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 722 872 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.62% 1.79% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.27% 5.76% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 661 802 434
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13707 15129 13375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.80% 31.04% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11778 12981 11594
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
City of London +65 179 £50,000 - 27
Wimbledon - 11 £40,000 -
Croydon +13 8 £61,500 +53.75%
Southwark - 8 £50,000 -
Chiswick - 7 £37,500 -
Uxbridge +3 6 £37,500 +66.66%
Hounslow - 3 £45,000 -
Teddington +6 1 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £60,000 - 2
South Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
Ilford - 1 £45,000 -
Barking - 1 £45,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £36,500 -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1437 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 918 (63.88%) SQL
3 875 (60.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 633 (44.05%) .NET
5 631 (43.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 585 (40.71%) C#
7 571 (39.74%) Microsoft
8 570 (39.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 481 (33.47%) T-SQL
10 453 (31.52%) Finance
11 448 (31.18%) Business Intelligence
12 425 (29.58%) ASP.NET
13 423 (29.44%) MS Excel
14 397 (27.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 356 (24.77%) MVC
16 353 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
17 349 (24.29%) Data Warehouse
18 335 (23.31%) Windows
19 280 (19.49%) JavaScript
20 262 (18.23%) SQL Server 2005
21 246 (17.12%) HTML
22 212 (14.75%) CSS
23 206 (14.34%) SharePoint
24 205 (14.27%) ETL
25 202 (14.06%) .NET Framework
26 194 (13.50%) ASP.NET MVC
27 192 (13.36%) Web Services
28 189 (13.15%) TDD
29 188 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
30 180 (12.53%) jQuery

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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
1 206 (14.34%) SharePoint
2 135 (9.39%) IIS
3 65 (4.52%) MS Exchange
3 65 (4.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 65 (4.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 58 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (2.92%) NServiceBus
5 42 (2.92%) Zimbra
6 28 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
7 25 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
9 19 (1.32%) WorkSite
9 19 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.11%) Lync
11 15 (1.04%) Node.js
12 13 (0.90%) SAS
13 12 (0.84%) CMS
13 12 (0.84%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
14 10 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 423 (29.44%) MS Excel
2 83 (5.78%) MS Office
3 29 (2.02%) PowerPivot
4 23 (1.60%) InfoPath
5 10 (0.70%) MS Project
6 9 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.070%) Stata
8 1 (0.070%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 25 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.63%) SAP Business One
3 9 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (0.49%) Sophis RISQUE
5 3 (0.21%) Agresso
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.14%) Unica
7 1 (0.070%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.070%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.070%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 95 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.60%) SaaS
4 21 (1.46%) Office 365
5 13 (0.90%) Mimecast
6 12 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.42%) GitHub
8 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.070%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.31%) DNS
2 53 (3.69%) SAN
3 48 (3.34%) Internet
4 47 (3.27%) TCP/IP
5 44 (3.06%) DHCP
6 31 (2.16%) Firewall
7 28 (1.95%) Intranet
8 20 (1.39%) FTP
9 16 (1.11%) Extranet
10 14 (0.97%) HTTP
10 14 (0.97%) WAN
10 14 (0.97%) LAN
11 12 (0.84%) NetScaler
12 10 (0.70%) iSCSI
12 10 (0.70%) VLAN
12 10 (0.70%) VoIP
12 10 (0.70%) VPN
13 8 (0.56%) NAS
14 7 (0.49%) Network Security
14 7 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1437 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 875 (60.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 631 (43.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 570 (39.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 397 (27.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 349 (24.29%) Data Warehouse
7 262 (18.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 149 (10.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 91 (6.33%) Relational Database
10 87 (6.05%) OLAP
11 76 (5.29%) Oracle Database
12 58 (4.04%) NoSQL
13 55 (3.83%) Big Data
14 41 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
15 40 (2.78%) MySQL
16 39 (2.71%) RDBMS
16 39 (2.71%) OLAP Cube
17 38 (2.64%) MongoDB
18 35 (2.44%) Hadoop
19 33 (2.30%) DTS
Development Applications
1 171 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 101 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (2.99%) NUnit
4 41 (2.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 26 (1.81%) Git (software)
6 24 (1.67%) TeamCity
7 18 (1.25%) MSTest
8 17 (1.18%) Subversion
9 10 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.63%) NuGet
11 8 (0.56%) Selenium
11 8 (0.56%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.42%) JIRA
13 4 (0.28%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (0.28%) Toad
14 3 (0.21%) FrontPage
14 3 (0.21%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.21%) NSubstitute
General
1 453 (31.52%) Finance
2 135 (9.39%) Banking
3 76 (5.29%) Retail
4 67 (4.66%) Marketing
5 63 (4.38%) Front Office
6 49 (3.41%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.16%) Legal
9 22 (1.53%) Law
10 21 (1.46%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.97%) Back Office
12 9 (0.63%) Advertising
13 8 (0.56%) Games
14 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.35%) Publishing
16 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.21%) Local Government
17 3 (0.21%) French Language
18 2 (0.14%) Italian Language
18 2 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 769 (53.51%) Developer
2 276 (19.21%) DBA
3 241 (16.77%) SQL DBA
4 207 (14.41%) .NET Developer
5 171 (11.90%) SQL Developer
6 160 (11.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 151 (10.51%) C# Developer
8 148 (10.30%) Analyst
9 137 (9.53%) SQL Server DBA
10 131 (9.12%) Administrator
11 111 (7.72%) C# .NET Developer
12 103 (7.17%) Senior Developer
13 86 (5.98%) SQL Server Developer
14 84 (5.85%) Consultant
15 62 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
16 59 (4.11%) Software Developer
17 50 (3.48%) Support Analyst
17 50 (3.48%) Applications Support
17 50 (3.48%) Team Leader
18 46 (3.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (44.05%) .NET
2 425 (29.58%) ASP.NET
3 246 (17.12%) HTML
4 212 (14.75%) CSS
5 202 (14.06%) .NET Framework
6 194 (13.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 192 (13.36%) Web Services
8 180 (12.53%) jQuery
9 165 (11.48%) WCF
10 140 (9.74%) Entity Framework
11 132 (9.19%) XML
12 130 (9.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 105 (7.31%) HTML5
13 105 (7.31%) REST
14 103 (7.17%) MDX
15 85 (5.92%) Ajax
16 76 (5.29%) AngularJS
17 62 (4.31%) WPF
17 62 (4.31%) LINQ
18 55 (3.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 156 (10.86%) Clustering
2 138 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 136 (9.46%) Replication
4 44 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 41 (2.85%) Hedge funds
5 41 (2.85%) Management Information System
6 40 (2.78%) Data Structures
7 35 (2.44%) Data Integration
8 29 (2.02%) User Experience
9 28 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 26 (1.81%) Blackberry
11 25 (1.74%) Derivative
12 20 (1.39%) Fixed Income
13 19 (1.32%) Mathematics
14 14 (0.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 13 (0.90%) Social Network
16 11 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.70%) Public Cloud
18 9 (0.63%) Equities
18 9 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 335 (23.31%) Windows
2 188 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 143 (9.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 96 (6.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 69 (4.80%) Linux
6 40 (2.78%) UNIX
7 23 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.90%) Solaris
10 12 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
11 11 (0.77%) Windows XP
11 11 (0.77%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.28%) AIX
13 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.28%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.28%) Android
13 4 (0.28%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.21%) CentOS
15 1 (0.070%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (31.18%) Business Intelligence
2 356 (24.77%) MVC
3 353 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (14.27%) ETL
5 189 (13.15%) TDD
6 180 (12.53%) Performance Tuning
7 135 (9.39%) OO
8 126 (8.77%) Scrum
9 119 (8.28%) BDD
10 94 (6.54%) Web Development
11 74 (5.15%) Mentoring
12 73 (5.08%) Analytics
13 70 (4.87%) ITIL
13 70 (4.87%) E-Commerce
14 61 (4.24%) Project Management
15 60 (4.18%) CRM
16 59 (4.11%) SOA
17 57 (3.97%) Data Analysis
18 55 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
19 54 (3.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 918 (63.88%) SQL
2 585 (40.71%) C#
3 481 (33.47%) T-SQL
4 280 (19.49%) JavaScript
5 81 (5.64%) PowerShell
6 73 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 44 (3.06%) Java
8 28 (1.95%) PL/SQL
9 25 (1.74%) Shell Script
10 20 (1.39%) C
11 17 (1.18%) C++
12 15 (1.04%) PHP
12 15 (1.04%) Ruby
13 13 (0.90%) VBA
14 12 (0.84%) Python
15 10 (0.70%) Perl
16 9 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 7 (0.49%) Apex Code
17 7 (0.49%) VB
18 4 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 145 (10.09%) Degree
2 97 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (3.34%) MCITP
4 25 (1.74%) MCSE
5 22 (1.53%) MCDBA
6 21 (1.46%) MCP
7 19 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 18 (1.25%) MCTS
9 13 (0.90%) MCSD
10 10 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.63%) CCNA
11 9 (0.63%) PMP
11 9 (0.63%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.49%) HND
13 6 (0.42%) MCSA
14 5 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 2 (0.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.04%) QA
2 12 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.28%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.070%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.070%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 116 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (6.54%) Active Directory
3 53 (3.69%) Hyper-V
3 53 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
4 37 (2.57%) vSphere
5 22 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (1.46%) XenApp
7 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 11 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.49%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.49%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.28%) Docker
13 3 (0.21%) Xsan
14 2 (0.14%) XenServer
14 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.14%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.14%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.070%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 36 (2.51%) SCOM
2 24 (1.67%) SCCM
3 18 (1.25%) Data Guard
4 16 (1.11%) SCOrch
5 12 (0.84%) NetBackup
6 11 (0.77%) SCVMM
7 9 (0.63%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.42%) WSUS
9 5 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.35%) Ionix
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.28%) Nagios
11 3 (0.21%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.21%) AppManager
11 3 (0.21%) SCSM
12 2 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.14%) WMI
13 1 (0.070%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 571 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 165 (11.48%) VMware
3 156 (10.86%) Oracle
4 81 (5.64%) Citrix
5 42 (2.92%) Cisco
6 37 (2.57%) Business Objects
6 37 (2.57%) Tableau
7 34 (2.37%) SAP
8 33 (2.30%) HP
9 29 (2.02%) NetApp
10 27 (1.88%) Cognos
10 27 (1.88%) Sybase
11 26 (1.81%) Dell
12 24 (1.67%) Informatica
12 24 (1.67%) Telerik
13 22 (1.53%) Symantec
14 21 (1.46%) Avaya
14 21 (1.46%) Twitter
15 20 (1.39%) Facebook
15 20 (1.39%) Red Hat
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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City, London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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