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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 94 134 67
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -67
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 78 62 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.37% 1.54% 3.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.62% 4.70% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 75 55 117
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £50,000
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
1023 1318 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.07% 32.77% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1154 1288
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 8 February 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 8 February 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
Oldham - 3 £32,500 -
Rochdale - 3 £28,500 -
Wigan +16 2 £35,000 +75.00% 2
Cheadle - 2 £27,500 - 2
Bolton +20 1 £45,000 -
Stockport -1 1 - - 4
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 - 2
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 169 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 139 (82.25%) SQL
3 121 (71.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 103 (60.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (49.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (47.34%) T-SQL
7 75 (44.38%) Microsoft
8 62 (36.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 58 (34.32%) Windows
10 57 (33.73%) Replication
11 52 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
12 47 (27.81%) SQL Server 2014
13 45 (26.63%) Performance Tuning
14 39 (23.08%) ETL
15 34 (20.12%) Windows Server
16 31 (18.34%) Clustering
16 31 (18.34%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (17.75%) MS Excel
17 30 (17.75%) .NET
17 30 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
18 27 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (14.79%) XML
21 24 (14.20%) PowerShell
22 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
22 23 (13.61%) SQL Server 2005
22 23 (13.61%) High Availability
23 22 (13.02%) C#
23 22 (13.02%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 13 (7.69%) IIS
1 13 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.10%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.96%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.59%) Node.js
7 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (17.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (0.59%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.78%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.69%) SAN
2 11 (6.51%) Firewall
3 8 (4.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.37%) DHCP
4 4 (2.37%) DNS
5 3 (1.78%) Internet
5 3 (1.78%) WAN
6 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.59%) FTP
7 1 (0.59%) LAN
7 1 (0.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 121 (71.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (60.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 84 (49.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (36.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (27.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 27 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (13.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (9.47%) OLAP
9 16 (9.47%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
12 9 (5.33%) Data Mining
13 5 (2.96%) NoSQL
13 5 (2.96%) OLTP
14 4 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.78%) DTS
15 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (10.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (5.92%) Subversion
3 10 (5.92%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.55%) Mercurial
4 6 (3.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (2.37%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.37%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.78%) tSQLt
7 2 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (11.24%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Retail
3 5 (2.96%) Back Office
4 4 (2.37%) Legal
5 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (49.11%) DBA
1 83 (49.11%) SQL DBA
2 54 (31.95%) Developer
3 33 (19.53%) SQL Server DBA
4 25 (14.79%) Administrator
5 21 (12.43%) SQL Developer
6 17 (10.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 14 (8.28%) .NET Developer
8 13 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.92%) T-SQL Developer
10 9 (5.33%) Consultant
10 9 (5.33%) Project Engineer
10 9 (5.33%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.33%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Developer
11 8 (4.73%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.75%) .NET
2 25 (14.79%) XML
3 17 (10.06%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.28%) Ajax
4 14 (8.28%) CSS
5 13 (7.69%) HTML
6 9 (5.33%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.33%) HTML5
6 9 (5.33%) MDX
7 8 (4.73%) jQuery
7 8 (4.73%) Web Services
8 6 (3.55%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.55%) SOAP
9 5 (2.96%) WCF
10 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.37%) GWT
10 4 (2.37%) Java EE
10 4 (2.37%) JSP
10 4 (2.37%) Spring
10 4 (2.37%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.73%) Replication
2 31 (18.34%) Clustering
3 11 (6.51%) Statistics
4 8 (4.73%) FlexPod
5 7 (4.14%) Data Integration
5 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.14%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.55%) W3C
7 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.96%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.96%) Tandem
8 4 (2.37%) APACS
8 4 (2.37%) EMV
9 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.78%) IBM XIV
9 3 (1.78%) NHS
9 3 (1.78%) Social Network
9 3 (1.78%) Symmetrix
10 2 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.32%) Windows
2 34 (20.12%) Windows Server
3 31 (18.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.51%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.92%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.73%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (2.96%) Android
9 5 (2.96%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (26.63%) Performance Tuning
3 39 (23.08%) ETL
4 30 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (13.61%) High Availability
6 20 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (10.65%) ITIL
8 17 (10.06%) Migration
9 15 (8.88%) Capacity Management
9 15 (8.88%) Database Mirroring
10 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
11 11 (6.51%) ETL Development
11 11 (6.51%) Problem Management
11 11 (6.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (6.51%) Web Development
12 10 (5.92%) Change Management
12 10 (5.92%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.92%) OWASP
12 10 (5.92%) SDLC
13 9 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 139 (82.25%) SQL
2 80 (47.34%) T-SQL
3 24 (14.20%) PowerShell
4 22 (13.02%) C#
4 22 (13.02%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.73%) ANSI SQL
6 7 (4.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.96%) VB
8 4 (2.37%) Java
8 4 (2.37%) VBA
9 2 (1.18%) PHP
9 2 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (9.47%) Degree
3 10 (5.92%) MCDBA
3 10 (5.92%) MCTS
4 9 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (4.73%) CCNA
5 8 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.73%) NCDA
5 8 (4.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.14%) MCSE
7 4 (2.37%) MCP
8 3 (1.78%) MCITP
9 2 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.73%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.14%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.73%) vSphere
3 3 (1.78%) Firmware
3 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.78%) SRDF
4 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.51%) Perfmon
2 8 (4.73%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (4.73%) SCCM
2 8 (4.73%) SCOM
2 8 (4.73%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.78%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 75 (44.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.69%) VMware
3 11 (6.51%) NetApp
4 9 (5.33%) Cisco
4 9 (5.33%) Hitachi
5 8 (4.73%) Intel Security
6 7 (4.14%) Alteryx
6 7 (4.14%) Tableau
7 4 (2.37%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.78%) EMC
8 3 (1.78%) IBM
8 3 (1.78%) Remedy
9 2 (1.18%) Citrix
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle
9 2 (1.18%) SAP
9 2 (1.18%) Talend
9 2 (1.18%) Vertica
10 1 (0.59%) Equitrac
10 1 (0.59%) Sun
10 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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