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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 113 132 130
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 80 62 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.08% 1.53% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.59% 4.28% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 73 56 49
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,750 £40,500
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
1214 1449 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.56% 35.68% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1210 1221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Rochdale +3 6 £60,000 +15.38% 1
Oldham -1 2 £30,250 -
Bolton -2 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Wigan -3 1 £46,500 +24.00%
Stockport - 1 £33,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 165 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 138 (83.64%) SQL
3 131 (79.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 108 (65.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 97 (58.79%) T-SQL
6 85 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 66 (40.00%) Windows
8 55 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 49 (29.70%) Replication
10 44 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (24.85%) ETL
12 39 (23.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 37 (22.42%) Performance Tuning
14 34 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (20.00%) XML
16 32 (19.39%) VMware
17 30 (18.18%) PowerShell
18 29 (17.58%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
19 28 (16.97%) .NET
20 27 (16.36%) MS Excel
20 27 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 26 (15.76%) Data Warehouse
21 26 (15.76%) SQL Server 2000
22 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
22 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
23 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
23 23 (13.94%) Degree
24 22 (13.33%) Big Data
24 22 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 19 (11.52%) IIS
3 13 (7.88%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.85%) Drupal
5 6 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.64%) Apache
5 6 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.82%) Lync
7 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.21%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 27 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.21%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.21%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.61%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.85%) Amazon S3
3 8 (4.85%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.21%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.70%) SAN
2 10 (6.06%) DNS
2 10 (6.06%) Internet
3 8 (4.85%) Firewall
4 6 (3.64%) VLAN
4 6 (3.64%) NAS
4 6 (3.64%) DMZ
4 6 (3.64%) Ethernet
5 5 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.42%) DHCP
7 3 (1.82%) LAN
7 3 (1.82%) WAN
7 3 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 131 (79.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (65.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (23.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (15.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 26 (15.76%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (13.33%) Big Data
9 16 (9.70%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (6.67%) MySQL
12 10 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (5.45%) DTS
14 8 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (4.85%) NoSQL
15 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
16 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
16 4 (2.42%) OLAP
17 3 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 29 (17.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 19 (11.52%) Mercurial
3 19 (11.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.21%) Subversion
5 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.61%) Maven
6 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (6.67%) Finance
2 8 (4.85%) Games
3 5 (3.03%) Marketing
4 3 (1.82%) Advertising
4 3 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (39.39%) Developer
2 56 (33.94%) DBA
3 54 (32.73%) SQL DBA
4 37 (22.42%) SQL Server DBA
5 25 (15.15%) SQL Developer
6 23 (13.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 19 (11.52%) Consultant
8 16 (9.70%) Senior Developer
9 15 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
10 11 (6.67%) Analyst
11 7 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (4.24%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 7 (4.24%) Database Developer
11 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Consultant
12 6 (3.64%) Senior DBA
13 5 (3.03%) Senior SQL DBA
13 5 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (3.03%) Support Engineer
13 5 (3.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.00%) XML
2 28 (16.97%) .NET
3 21 (12.73%) CSS
4 20 (12.12%) HTML
5 19 (11.52%) Web Services
6 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET
7 13 (7.88%) Ajax
7 13 (7.88%) jQuery
8 9 (5.45%) J2EE
9 7 (4.24%) HTML5
10 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.42%) SOAP
11 3 (1.82%) COM
11 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.82%) LAMP
11 3 (1.82%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.82%) JSON
11 3 (1.82%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (1.21%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.70%) Replication
2 20 (12.12%) Statistics
3 19 (11.52%) Clustering
4 14 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.67%) Visualisation
6 8 (4.85%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.24%) iPhone
8 4 (2.42%) Social Media
9 3 (1.82%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.82%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.21%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.21%) NHS
10 2 (1.21%) W3C
10 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.21%) User Experience
10 2 (1.21%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.61%) EMV
11 1 (0.61%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 66 (40.00%) Windows
2 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (10.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.06%) Linux
6 8 (4.85%) Windows 8
6 8 (4.85%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (4.24%) Android
8 5 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (24.85%) ETL
3 37 (22.42%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
6 20 (12.12%) Web Development
6 20 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (11.52%) Migration
7 19 (11.52%) ITIL
8 15 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 14 (8.48%) Analytics
10 11 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.06%) Scrum
12 9 (5.45%) Data Migration
12 9 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.85%) Identity Management
13 8 (4.85%) Project Management
13 8 (4.85%) Business Analytics
13 8 (4.85%) MapReduce
13 8 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 138 (83.64%) SQL
2 97 (58.79%) T-SQL
3 30 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 18 (10.91%) C#
4 18 (10.91%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.48%) Java
6 8 (4.85%) Perl
6 8 (4.85%) PHP
6 8 (4.85%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.21%) VBA
7 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.61%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.94%) Degree
3 11 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (6.67%) MCSE
4 9 (5.45%) MCTS
5 8 (4.85%) NCDA
5 8 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.85%) CCNA
6 5 (3.03%) MCITP
7 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.82%) MCSA
7 3 (1.82%) MCP
8 2 (1.21%) ISEB
8 2 (1.21%) CCA
8 2 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.61%) HND
9 1 (0.61%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.82%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (10.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.06%) vSphere
3 8 (4.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.03%) XenApp
6 2 (1.21%) XenServer
6 2 (1.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.24%) SCCM
2 5 (3.03%) SCOM
2 5 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (3.03%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.61%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 55 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.39%) VMware
3 17 (10.30%) Oracle
4 13 (7.88%) Citrix
4 13 (7.88%) NetApp
5 10 (6.06%) Cisco
6 8 (4.85%) SAP
7 7 (4.24%) Google
8 5 (3.03%) McAfee
8 5 (3.03%) Tableau
9 3 (1.82%) Facebook
9 3 (1.82%) Talend
9 3 (1.82%) Veeam
9 3 (1.82%) Cognos
9 3 (1.82%) IBM
9 3 (1.82%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.21%) HP
11 1 (0.61%) Sage
11 1 (0.61%) Infor
11 1 (0.61%) Teradata
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