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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 122 120 172
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +52
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 69 57 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.71% 1.55% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.56% 4.58% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1514 1244 1535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.61% 33.74% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1091 1403
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Bolton 0 3 £40,000 -
Rochdale -11 2 £52,000 +46.47%
Salford - 2 £35,000 -
Wigan - 2 £35,000 - 1
Oldham -3 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 162 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 119 (73.46%) .NET
3 111 (68.52%) C#
4 102 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 94 (58.02%) WCF
6 83 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (46.30%) MVC
8 68 (41.98%) SQL
8 68 (41.98%) ASP.NET
9 61 (37.65%) HTML
9 61 (37.65%) .NET Framework
10 59 (36.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 57 (35.19%) CSS
12 52 (32.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 50 (30.86%) Microsoft
14 47 (29.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (28.40%) TDD
16 42 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 42 (25.93%) Domain-Driven Design
17 39 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 38 (23.46%) Web Application Development
19 36 (22.22%) Degree
20 35 (21.60%) Windows
21 34 (20.99%) Unit Testing
22 33 (20.37%) Computer Science
22 33 (20.37%) T-SQL
23 32 (19.75%) NUnit
24 31 (19.14%) LINQ
24 31 (19.14%) VB.NET
25 30 (18.52%) OO

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 22 (13.58%) Node.js
2 13 (8.02%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.94%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.47%) IIS
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.23%) Apache
9 1 (0.62%) CMS
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.47%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) SAN
2 7 (4.32%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (4.32%) LAN
2 7 (4.32%) WAN
2 7 (4.32%) HTTP
3 5 (3.09%) Internet
3 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.47%) NAS
4 4 (2.47%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.47%) SNMP
4 4 (2.47%) IPsec
5 3 (1.85%) Firewall
5 3 (1.85%) DNS
6 2 (1.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.62%) Wireless
7 1 (0.62%) SSL
7 1 (0.62%) LDAP
7 1 (0.62%) VLAN
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 102 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (36.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 42 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (8.64%) Oracle Database
9 12 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (5.56%) Xcelsius
11 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (4.32%) Big Data
13 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (3.09%) DTS
13 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
14 4 (2.47%) QlikView
14 4 (2.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (19.75%) NUnit
2 29 (17.90%) Moq
3 8 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.32%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.32%) JIRA
5 3 (1.85%) Subversion
6 2 (1.23%) LLBLGen Pro
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (14.81%) Games
2 11 (6.79%) Finance
3 6 (3.70%) Advertising
4 3 (1.85%) Banking
4 3 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 125 (77.16%) Developer
2 83 (51.23%) .NET Developer
3 41 (25.31%) C# Developer
4 38 (23.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (20.37%) Software Developer
6 31 (19.14%) C# Software Developer
7 30 (18.52%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (7.41%) DBA
8 12 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (6.17%) Analyst
10 9 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.94%) SQL DBA
12 7 (4.32%) Administrator
12 7 (4.32%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.32%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.70%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.70%) Support Analyst
14 5 (3.09%) Web Developer
14 5 (3.09%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (73.46%) .NET
2 94 (58.02%) WCF
3 68 (41.98%) ASP.NET
4 61 (37.65%) HTML
4 61 (37.65%) .NET Framework
5 57 (35.19%) CSS
6 52 (32.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 47 (29.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 31 (19.14%) LINQ
10 30 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
11 29 (17.90%) ADO.NET
12 25 (15.43%) Web Services
13 21 (12.96%) Ninject
13 21 (12.96%) WPF
13 21 (12.96%) WinForms
14 17 (10.49%) Razor View Engine
15 16 (9.88%) XML
15 16 (9.88%) SOAP
16 15 (9.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Computer Science
2 29 (17.90%) Mathematics
2 29 (17.90%) Physics
3 22 (13.58%) iPhone
3 22 (13.58%) Mobile App
4 12 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.56%) User Experience
5 9 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.09%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.09%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.85%) EMV
7 3 (1.85%) W3C
7 3 (1.85%) APACS
7 3 (1.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.62%) Clustering
8 1 (0.62%) Tandem
8 1 (0.62%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.62%) iPad
8 1 (0.62%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.60%) Windows
2 26 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (14.81%) Android
4 19 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.32%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.32%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.23%) Solaris
8 2 (1.23%) Linux
8 2 (1.23%) Debian
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (46.30%) MVC
3 46 (28.40%) TDD
4 42 (25.93%) Domain-Driven Design
5 38 (23.46%) Web Application Development
6 34 (20.99%) Unit Testing
7 30 (18.52%) OO
8 29 (17.90%) OOD
9 26 (16.05%) Dependency Injection
10 24 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (12.96%) CQRS
12 19 (11.73%) BDD
13 14 (8.64%) ITIL
13 14 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (8.02%) Configuration Management
15 11 (6.79%) Scrum
16 10 (6.17%) E-Commerce
16 10 (6.17%) Analytics
17 9 (5.56%) Capacity Management
17 9 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (68.52%) C#
2 68 (41.98%) SQL
3 33 (20.37%) T-SQL
4 31 (19.14%) VB.NET
5 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.09%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.62%) Java
8 1 (0.62%) VBScript
8 1 (0.62%) VB
8 1 (0.62%) Ruby
8 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (22.22%) Degree
2 30 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (12.35%) MCTS
4 19 (11.73%) MCP
5 16 (9.88%) MCAD
5 16 (9.88%) MCSD
6 4 (2.47%) NCDA
6 4 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.47%) CCNA
6 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.85%) MCSE
8 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) BS7799
1 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (6.79%) vSphere
2 10 (6.17%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.94%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.47%) vCloud
4 4 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.85%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.62%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 7 (4.32%) OpenView
2 4 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.47%) Puppet
2 4 (2.47%) OpenNMS
2 4 (2.47%) SCCM
2 4 (2.47%) SCOM
2 4 (2.47%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 50 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.58%) Google
3 16 (9.88%) Oracle
4 14 (8.64%) VMware
5 8 (4.94%) NetApp
5 8 (4.94%) HP
6 7 (4.32%) Remedy
6 7 (4.32%) IBM
7 5 (3.09%) Cisco
7 5 (3.09%) Tableau
8 4 (2.47%) Acronis
8 4 (2.47%) Veeam
8 4 (2.47%) Dell
9 3 (1.85%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.85%) SAP
10 2 (1.23%) Capita
10 2 (1.23%) Citrix
11 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.62%) Sybase
11 1 (0.62%) Fortinet
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