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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 134 82 158
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +76
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 49 102 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 2.72% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.92% 7.26% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 46 101 32
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1251 1404 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.97% 37.40% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1272 1642
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Wigan -9 5 £20,000 -33.33% 2
Stockport - 2 £32,500 - 1
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 123 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (71.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (56.91%) SQL
4 68 (55.28%) .NET
5 63 (51.22%) C#
6 60 (48.78%) Microsoft
7 57 (46.34%) HTML
8 56 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (41.46%) CSS
10 46 (37.40%) MVC
11 41 (33.33%) ASP.NET
12 40 (32.52%) Windows
12 40 (32.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (32.52%) .NET Framework
13 34 (27.64%) T-SQL
14 33 (26.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 32 (26.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 29 (23.58%) JavaScript
17 28 (22.76%) Degree
17 28 (22.76%) TDD
17 28 (22.76%) Unit Testing
18 27 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (20.33%) VB.NET
19 25 (20.33%) SOAP
20 24 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
20 24 (19.51%) JSON
20 24 (19.51%) WCF
21 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2008
21 23 (18.70%) VMware
21 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.69%) IIS
5 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.44%) Node.js
9 2 (1.63%) Apache
9 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.63%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.07%) HTTP
2 8 (6.50%) SAN
3 6 (4.88%) Firewall
4 4 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.25%) LAN
4 4 (3.25%) WAN
5 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.63%) Internet
6 2 (1.63%) IPsec
6 2 (1.63%) SNMP
6 2 (1.63%) DNS
6 2 (1.63%) DHCP
6 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.63%) NAS
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.81%) SSL
7 1 (0.81%) LDAP
7 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (71.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (32.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (26.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (8.13%) Xcelsius
8 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (6.50%) DTS
8 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (5.69%) OLAP
10 6 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (4.88%) RDBMS
10 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.07%) Big Data
11 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
11 5 (4.07%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.07%) OLTP
12 4 (3.25%) MySQL
12 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.38%) NUnit
3 12 (9.76%) Moq
4 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.63%) Subversion
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Retail
3 3 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (61.79%) Developer
2 39 (31.71%) .NET Developer
3 26 (21.14%) C# Developer
4 23 (18.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (17.89%) Software Developer
6 19 (15.45%) DBA
7 17 (13.82%) SQL DBA
8 14 (11.38%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (10.57%) Senior Developer
9 13 (10.57%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (8.13%) Environment Manager
12 9 (7.32%) Administrator
13 8 (6.50%) SQL Server DBA
13 8 (6.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (5.69%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (4.88%) Business Developer
15 6 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 5 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
16 5 (4.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (55.28%) .NET
2 57 (46.34%) HTML
3 51 (41.46%) CSS
4 41 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 40 (32.52%) .NET Framework
6 33 (26.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 25 (20.33%) SOAP
8 24 (19.51%) JSON
8 24 (19.51%) WCF
9 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (13.82%) XML
10 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 17 (13.82%) Sass
11 15 (12.20%) jQuery
12 14 (11.38%) LINQ
12 14 (11.38%) WinForms
13 13 (10.57%) Web Services
14 12 (9.76%) ADO.NET
14 12 (9.76%) WPF
15 10 (8.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) N-Tier
2 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.20%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (9.76%) Mathematics
4 12 (9.76%) Physics
5 11 (8.94%) Visualisation
6 10 (8.13%) User Experience
7 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.44%) iPhone
9 2 (1.63%) EMV
9 2 (1.63%) W3C
9 2 (1.63%) GIS
9 2 (1.63%) Replication
9 2 (1.63%) APACS
10 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.52%) Windows
2 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.88%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.44%) Android
6 2 (1.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.40%) MVC
3 28 (22.76%) TDD
3 28 (22.76%) Unit Testing
4 20 (16.26%) Scrum
5 19 (15.45%) Migration
5 19 (15.45%) ITIL
6 18 (14.63%) Domain-Driven Design
6 18 (14.63%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (13.82%) SOA
7 17 (13.82%) CQRS
8 12 (9.76%) Analytics
8 12 (9.76%) OO
8 12 (9.76%) OOD
9 10 (8.13%) Change Management
9 10 (8.13%) Data Migration
10 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (7.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (56.91%) SQL
2 63 (51.22%) C#
3 34 (27.64%) T-SQL
4 29 (23.58%) JavaScript
5 25 (20.33%) VB.NET
6 10 (8.13%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.88%) VBScript
8 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.63%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) VBA
10 1 (0.81%) Java
10 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (22.76%) Degree
2 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (7.32%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.32%) ISEB
4 4 (3.25%) CCNA
4 4 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.25%) MCTS
4 4 (3.25%) NCDA
5 2 (1.63%) MCSE
5 2 (1.63%) MCP
5 2 (1.63%) CCA
5 2 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
6 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) vSphere
2 9 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.63%) XenApp
5 2 (1.63%) XenServer
5 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) SCCM
1 6 (4.88%) SCOM
2 2 (1.63%) OpenNMS
2 2 (1.63%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.63%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.70%) VMware
3 11 (8.94%) NetApp
4 6 (4.88%) Cisco
5 5 (4.07%) Oracle
6 4 (3.25%) Citrix
7 3 (2.44%) Google
7 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.44%) SAP
8 2 (1.63%) Dell
8 2 (1.63%) McAfee
8 2 (1.63%) ESRI
8 2 (1.63%) Capita
8 2 (1.63%) Veeam
8 2 (1.63%) Acronis
9 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
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