The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 107 95 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 78 93 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.25% 2.58% 4.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.47% 7.35% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71 89 169
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1044 1266 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 30.12% 35.08% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1088 1365
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Stockport +24 10 £35,000 -5.40%
Cheadle - 3 £27,500 - 1
Wigan - 2 £33,750 - 1
Bury - 1 £35,000 - 1
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 150 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 131 (87.33%) SQL
3 106 (70.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (52.00%) T-SQL
7 67 (44.67%) Replication
8 54 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 53 (35.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 52 (34.67%) Microsoft
11 50 (33.33%) Windows
12 48 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (29.33%) Clustering
14 43 (28.67%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (20.67%) Finance
15 31 (20.67%) MS Excel
16 30 (20.00%) ETL
16 30 (20.00%) .NET
16 30 (20.00%) High Availability
16 30 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (16.67%) Degree
18 23 (15.33%) C#
19 22 (14.67%) XML
20 21 (14.00%) JavaScript
21 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET
21 19 (12.67%) Migration
21 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2012
22 18 (12.00%) ANSI SQL
23 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.33%) Drupal
2 8 (5.33%) GeoServer
3 7 (4.67%) IIS
4 5 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.33%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (20.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (0.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) SAN
2 5 (3.33%) Firewall
3 3 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.33%) DNS
4 2 (1.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.67%) DHCP
5 1 (0.67%) FTP
5 1 (0.67%) LAN
5 1 (0.67%) SMTP
5 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 106 (70.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 53 (35.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 43 (28.67%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (8.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (6.67%) MySQL
11 9 (6.00%) NoSQL
12 8 (5.33%) GIS
13 7 (4.67%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (4.00%) OLAP
14 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (4.00%) Relational Database
15 5 (3.33%) Data Mart
15 5 (3.33%) DTS
16 4 (2.67%) Data Mining
16 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.67%) Subversion
3 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.67%) tSQLt
General
1 31 (20.67%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Legal
3 6 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Back Office
4 3 (2.00%) Law
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (52.67%) DBA
2 77 (51.33%) SQL DBA
3 51 (34.00%) Developer
4 35 (23.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 28 (18.67%) Administrator
6 23 (15.33%) SQL Developer
7 15 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (8.67%) Consultant
8 13 (8.67%) SQL Server Developer
9 11 (7.33%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (6.00%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.00%) ITIL Consultant
10 9 (6.00%) ITIL Service Consultant
11 8 (5.33%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.67%) C# Developer
13 6 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (3.33%) Senior Developer
14 5 (3.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.00%) .NET
2 22 (14.67%) XML
3 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET
4 17 (11.33%) CSS
4 17 (11.33%) HTML
5 14 (9.33%) Ajax
6 12 (8.00%) jQuery
7 11 (7.33%) MDX
8 9 (6.00%) J2EE
9 7 (4.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.67%) HTML5
11 3 (2.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.00%) JSON
11 3 (2.00%) WCF
11 3 (2.00%) Web Services
12 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (1.33%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.33%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 67 (44.67%) Replication
2 44 (29.33%) Clustering
3 10 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.67%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.00%) iPad
5 6 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.33%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.33%) Tandem
7 3 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.00%) FlexPod
7 3 (2.00%) FMCG
7 3 (2.00%) IBM XIV
7 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.00%) Statistics
7 3 (2.00%) Symmetrix
8 2 (1.33%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.33%) NHS
8 2 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.33%) Windows Server
5 10 (6.67%) Linux
6 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.00%) Android
8 3 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (20.00%) ETL
2 30 (20.00%) High Availability
2 30 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.67%) Migration
5 17 (11.33%) Web Development
6 15 (10.00%) ITIL
7 14 (9.33%) Data Analysis
8 11 (7.33%) Project Management
9 10 (6.67%) ETL Development
10 9 (6.00%) ITIL V3
11 8 (5.33%) Analytics
11 8 (5.33%) Business Transformation
11 8 (5.33%) Capacity Management
11 8 (5.33%) Content Management
11 8 (5.33%) Data Migration
11 8 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.33%) PRINCE
12 7 (4.67%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 131 (87.33%) SQL
2 78 (52.00%) T-SQL
3 23 (15.33%) C#
4 21 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.00%) ANSI SQL
6 10 (6.67%) PHP
6 10 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.00%) ActionScript
7 9 (6.00%) Java
7 9 (6.00%) Perl
8 5 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.33%) VBA
9 3 (2.00%) VB
10 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.33%) R
11 1 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 25 (16.67%) Degree
2 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.67%) MCDBA
4 5 (3.33%) MCTS
5 3 (2.00%) CCNA
5 3 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.00%) MCITP
5 3 (2.00%) MCSE
5 3 (2.00%) NCDA
5 3 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.33%) HND
7 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.00%) SRDF
2 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.00%) vSphere
3 2 (1.33%) Firmware
3 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) LiteSpeed
2 4 (2.67%) SCOM
3 3 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.00%) Perfmon
3 3 (2.00%) SCCM
3 3 (2.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 52 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.00%) RedGate
3 13 (8.67%) Oracle
4 11 (7.33%) Tableau
5 8 (5.33%) Cognos
5 8 (5.33%) ESRI
5 8 (5.33%) VMware
6 5 (3.33%) Cisco
7 4 (2.67%) IBM
8 3 (2.00%) EMC
8 3 (2.00%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.00%) NetApp
8 3 (2.00%) Remedy
9 2 (1.33%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.33%) Citrix
9 2 (1.33%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.33%) Talend
9 2 (1.33%) Telerik
9 2 (1.33%) Vertica
10 1 (0.67%) Ruckus Wireless
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