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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 131 91 168
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +77
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 61 92 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.46% 2.48% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.33% 6.80% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 57 88 24
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1409 1352 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 33.62% 36.38% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1220 1672
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,067 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -13 4 £20,000 -33.33% 1
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 131 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 91 (69.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (59.54%) .NET
4 72 (54.96%) C#
4 72 (54.96%) SQL
5 65 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (43.51%) HTML
6 57 (43.51%) MVC
7 56 (42.75%) Microsoft
8 51 (38.93%) CSS
9 49 (37.40%) ASP.NET
10 42 (32.06%) .NET Framework
11 41 (31.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 38 (29.01%) Windows
13 36 (27.48%) WCF
13 36 (27.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 34 (25.95%) T-SQL
15 33 (25.19%) TDD
15 33 (25.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 32 (24.43%) Degree
17 30 (22.90%) Unit Testing
17 30 (22.90%) ASP.NET MVC
18 28 (21.37%) VB.NET
19 27 (20.61%) JavaScript
20 26 (19.85%) Data Warehouse
20 26 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
20 26 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
20 26 (19.85%) Domain-Driven Design
21 24 (18.32%) SOAP
22 23 (17.56%) VMware

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (6.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.11%) Node.js
3 7 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.34%) IIS
4 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.53%) Apache
7 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.27%) HTTP
2 7 (5.34%) SAN
3 6 (4.58%) Firewall
4 3 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.29%) Internet
4 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.29%) DNS
4 3 (2.29%) LAN
4 3 (2.29%) WAN
5 2 (1.53%) DHCP
5 2 (1.53%) SNMP
5 2 (1.53%) IPsec
5 2 (1.53%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.53%) NAS
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.76%) LDAP
6 1 (0.76%) Wireless
6 1 (0.76%) SSL
6 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 91 (69.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (31.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 33 (25.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (19.85%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (7.63%) Xcelsius
8 8 (6.11%) DTS
8 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (5.34%) OLAP
9 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (3.82%) OLTP
11 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
11 5 (3.82%) Big Data
12 4 (3.05%) MySQL
12 4 (3.05%) RDBMS
12 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (12.98%) NUnit
3 15 (11.45%) Moq
4 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.29%) Subversion
General
1 15 (11.45%) Finance
2 11 (8.40%) Games
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (67.18%) Developer
2 51 (38.93%) .NET Developer
3 29 (22.14%) C# Developer
4 27 (20.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (16.79%) Software Developer
6 18 (13.74%) DBA
6 18 (13.74%) SQL DBA
7 17 (12.98%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (12.21%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.63%) Senior Developer
10 10 (7.63%) Environment Manager
11 9 (6.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.87%) SQL Server DBA
12 8 (6.11%) Administrator
12 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Business Developer
14 5 (3.82%) Junior
14 5 (3.82%) Analyst
14 5 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (59.54%) .NET
2 57 (43.51%) HTML
3 51 (38.93%) CSS
4 49 (37.40%) ASP.NET
5 42 (32.06%) .NET Framework
6 36 (27.48%) WCF
6 36 (27.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 30 (22.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (18.32%) SOAP
9 20 (15.27%) JSON
10 19 (14.50%) WinForms
11 17 (12.98%) WPF
11 17 (12.98%) LINQ
12 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 16 (12.21%) Sass
13 15 (11.45%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (11.45%) XML
13 15 (11.45%) ADO.NET
14 14 (10.69%) Web Services
15 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.21%) N-Tier
3 15 (11.45%) Mathematics
3 15 (11.45%) Physics
4 14 (10.69%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (7.63%) Mobile App
5 10 (7.63%) User Experience
5 10 (7.63%) iPhone
5 10 (7.63%) Visualisation
6 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.29%) Replication
7 3 (2.29%) APACS
7 3 (2.29%) EMV
7 3 (2.29%) W3C
8 2 (1.53%) GIS
9 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.01%) Windows
2 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (7.63%) Android
4 6 (4.58%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.58%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.53%) Debian
8 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (43.51%) MVC
3 33 (25.19%) TDD
4 30 (22.90%) Unit Testing
5 26 (19.85%) Domain-Driven Design
6 22 (16.79%) Dependency Injection
7 20 (15.27%) CQRS
7 20 (15.27%) Scrum
8 19 (14.50%) Migration
9 18 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (13.74%) ITIL
10 16 (12.21%) SOA
11 15 (11.45%) OO
11 15 (11.45%) OOD
12 12 (9.16%) Web Application Development
12 12 (9.16%) Analytics
13 10 (7.63%) Data Migration
13 10 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (7.63%) Change Management
14 9 (6.87%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.96%) C#
1 72 (54.96%) SQL
2 34 (25.95%) T-SQL
3 28 (21.37%) VB.NET
4 27 (20.61%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.63%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.58%) VBScript
7 2 (1.53%) Python
8 1 (0.76%) VBA
8 1 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (24.43%) Degree
2 26 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.87%) ISEB
3 9 (6.87%) ISTQB
3 9 (6.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.34%) MCTS
4 7 (5.34%) MCP
5 4 (3.05%) MCAD
5 4 (3.05%) MCSD
6 3 (2.29%) MCSE
6 3 (2.29%) CCNA
6 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.29%) NCDA
7 1 (0.76%) CCA
7 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) BS7799
1 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.63%) vSphere
2 9 (6.87%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.53%) vCloud
7 1 (0.76%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.76%) XenApp
7 1 (0.76%) XenServer
7 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) SCCM
1 6 (4.58%) SCOM
2 2 (1.53%) OpenNMS
2 2 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.53%) Puppet
2 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.53%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 56 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.56%) VMware
3 10 (7.63%) Google
3 10 (7.63%) NetApp
4 6 (4.58%) Cisco
5 3 (2.29%) Citrix
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle
5 3 (2.29%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.29%) SAP
6 2 (1.53%) Dell
6 2 (1.53%) Veeam
6 2 (1.53%) Acronis
6 2 (1.53%) Capita
6 2 (1.53%) McAfee
6 2 (1.53%) ESRI
7 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
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Posted: 4 days ago
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