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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 101 65 138
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +73
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 88 150 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.48% 3.80% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.06% 10.01% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 83 145 60
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1246 1499 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.12% 37.98% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 1312 1573
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -9 2 £54,000 +35.00% 1
Stockport -2 1 £37,000 +13.84%
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 98 (71.53%) SQL
3 97 (70.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (48.18%) Microsoft
5 62 (45.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 61 (44.53%) Windows
7 60 (43.80%) T-SQL
8 54 (39.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 47 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (26.28%) C#
11 34 (24.82%) HTML
11 34 (24.82%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (24.09%) .NET
13 31 (22.63%) CSS
14 29 (21.17%) VMware
14 29 (21.17%) Degree
15 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (19.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (18.98%) Migration
17 26 (18.98%) ITIL
18 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
19 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
19 24 (17.52%) MS Excel
19 24 (17.52%) Data Warehouse
20 22 (16.06%) ASP.NET
20 22 (16.06%) MVC
20 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
20 22 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
21 21 (15.33%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (14.60%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.03%) IIS
3 9 (6.57%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.38%) Apache
5 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.19%) Drupal
7 3 (2.19%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.73%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 24 (17.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.46%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.73%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.03%) SAN
1 11 (8.03%) HTTP
2 9 (6.57%) Firewall
3 5 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (3.65%) LAN
3 5 (3.65%) WAN
4 4 (2.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.19%) VLAN
6 2 (1.46%) DNS
6 2 (1.46%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.46%) Internet
6 2 (1.46%) DMZ
6 2 (1.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 97 (70.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (45.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (39.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (17.52%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (12.41%) Big Data
8 13 (9.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (8.03%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (5.11%) DTS
12 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (4.38%) Relational Database
13 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
13 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (3.65%) RDBMS
14 4 (2.92%) OLAP
14 4 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (2.19%) SAP Data Services
15 3 (2.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (15.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (8.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.19%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.46%) NUnit
4 2 (1.46%) Moq
5 1 (0.73%) Maven
General
1 16 (11.68%) Finance
2 9 (6.57%) Retail
3 6 (4.38%) Marketing
4 5 (3.65%) Games
5 2 (1.46%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (46.72%) Developer
2 28 (20.44%) DBA
3 26 (18.98%) SQL DBA
4 19 (13.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 16 (11.68%) SQL Server DBA
6 14 (10.22%) .NET Developer
7 13 (9.49%) Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Environment Manager
9 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.84%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Database Developer
11 7 (5.11%) SQL Developer
11 7 (5.11%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.38%) Administrator
13 5 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (3.65%) Support Engineer
13 5 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.82%) HTML
2 33 (24.09%) .NET
3 31 (22.63%) CSS
4 22 (16.06%) ASP.NET
5 19 (13.87%) XML
6 18 (13.14%) JSON
6 18 (13.14%) .NET Framework
7 17 (12.41%) jQuery
8 16 (11.68%) SOAP
9 15 (10.95%) Web Services
10 12 (8.76%) Entity Framework
11 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (7.30%) Sass
11 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (6.57%) Ajax
13 7 (5.11%) WCF
14 5 (3.65%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (3.65%) Backbone.js
15 3 (2.19%) LAMP
15 3 (2.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Replication
2 13 (9.49%) Visualisation
2 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.03%) Clustering
4 10 (7.30%) N-Tier
4 10 (7.30%) Statistics
5 9 (6.57%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.92%) iPhone
7 4 (2.92%) User Experience
7 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.19%) Open Source
8 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.46%) NHS
9 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.46%) Physics
9 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.73%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 61 (44.53%) Windows
2 27 (19.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (9.49%) Windows 7
5 10 (7.30%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.84%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.92%) Linux
8 4 (2.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.82%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (18.98%) Migration
3 26 (18.98%) ITIL
4 22 (16.06%) MVC
5 21 (15.33%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (13.87%) ETL
7 18 (13.14%) TDD
8 14 (10.22%) Data Migration
9 13 (9.49%) PRINCE2
9 13 (9.49%) Scrum
10 12 (8.76%) Analytics
10 12 (8.76%) Data Analysis
11 11 (8.03%) Unit Testing
11 11 (8.03%) Service Management
11 11 (8.03%) Database Mirroring
12 10 (7.30%) Mentoring
12 10 (7.30%) CQRS
12 10 (7.30%) SOA
13 9 (6.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.53%) SQL
2 60 (43.80%) T-SQL
3 36 (26.28%) C#
4 24 (17.52%) JavaScript
5 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.30%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.11%) Java
8 4 (2.92%) VBA
9 3 (2.19%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.19%) VBScript
9 3 (2.19%) Perl
9 3 (2.19%) PHP
10 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.73%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (21.17%) Degree
2 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (7.30%) MCTS
5 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.57%) CCNA
5 9 (6.57%) NCDA
6 8 (5.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (5.84%) ISEB
6 8 (5.84%) ISTQB
7 6 (4.38%) MCSE
8 5 (3.65%) CCA
8 5 (3.65%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.46%) MCP
10 1 (0.73%) MCITP
10 1 (0.73%) PMP
10 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.73%) HND
10 1 (0.73%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (10.22%) vSphere
2 13 (9.49%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.65%) XenApp
4 5 (3.65%) XenServer
4 5 (3.65%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.46%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) SCCM
2 6 (4.38%) SCOM
3 4 (2.92%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.92%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.46%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.46%) Puppet
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 66 (48.18%) Microsoft
2 29 (21.17%) VMware
3 12 (8.76%) NetApp
4 10 (7.30%) Oracle
5 9 (6.57%) Cisco
6 8 (5.84%) Citrix
7 5 (3.65%) Tableau
8 4 (2.92%) McAfee
8 4 (2.92%) Google
9 3 (2.19%) Talend
9 3 (2.19%) SAP
9 3 (2.19%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.19%) Cognos
10 2 (1.46%) Facebook
11 1 (0.73%) Teradata
11 1 (0.73%) ESRI
11 1 (0.73%) Sage
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