The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 108 129 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -60
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 143 125 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.51% 1.81% 3.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.94% 5.48% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 136 109 216
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1801 2282 2596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.61% 33.02% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1991 2266
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the North West region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Manchester +34 77 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Cheshire +14 30 £45,000 +26.76% 6
Merseyside +12 26 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Lancashire +4 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 324 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 258 (79.63%) SQL
3 190 (58.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 176 (54.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 157 (48.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 141 (43.52%) T-SQL
7 117 (36.11%) Microsoft
8 114 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
8 114 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 98 (30.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 95 (29.32%) Windows
11 80 (24.69%) Replication
12 74 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
13 73 (22.53%) Data Warehouse
14 69 (21.30%) .NET
15 67 (20.68%) ETL
16 64 (19.75%) C#
17 60 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
18 50 (15.43%) Clustering
19 49 (15.12%) Windows Server
20 44 (13.58%) MS Excel
20 44 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
21 42 (12.96%) JavaScript
22 40 (12.35%) SharePoint
22 40 (12.35%) High Availability
23 38 (11.73%) Finance
24 37 (11.42%) ASP.NET
25 34 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
25 34 (10.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 34 (10.49%) PowerShell

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 23 (7.10%) IIS
3 12 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (3.09%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.09%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.85%) CMS
6 6 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.23%) Node.js
7 4 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.62%) Apache
8 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) Lync
Applications
1 44 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.79%) PowerPivot
3 8 (2.47%) MS Office
4 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.01%) Firewall
1 13 (4.01%) SAN
2 9 (2.78%) Internet
3 8 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (1.54%) DHCP
4 5 (1.54%) DNS
5 4 (1.23%) HTTP
5 4 (1.23%) VPN
5 4 (1.23%) WAN
6 2 (0.62%) FTP
6 2 (0.62%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.62%) LAN
6 2 (0.62%) MPLS
6 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.31%) DSL
7 1 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.31%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.31%) SMTP
7 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 190 (58.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 176 (54.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 157 (48.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 114 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 98 (30.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 73 (22.53%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (10.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 28 (8.64%) Relational Database
9 28 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 25 (7.72%) OLAP
11 18 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
12 14 (4.32%) NoSQL
12 14 (4.32%) Oracle Database
12 14 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (4.32%) Power BI
13 13 (4.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 12 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
15 10 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (3.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (8.95%) Visual Studio
3 21 (6.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (4.94%) Subversion
5 9 (2.78%) Mercurial
6 8 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (1.23%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.23%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.93%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.93%) tSQLt
9 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (11.73%) Finance
2 15 (4.63%) Retail
3 9 (2.78%) Banking
4 7 (2.16%) Legal
5 5 (1.54%) Back Office
5 5 (1.54%) Law
6 4 (1.23%) Games
7 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (43.52%) Developer
2 133 (41.05%) DBA
3 127 (39.20%) SQL DBA
4 75 (23.15%) SQL Developer
5 51 (15.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 45 (13.89%) Administrator
7 44 (13.58%) SQL Server DBA
8 39 (12.04%) .NET Developer
9 34 (10.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (10.49%) C# Developer
9 34 (10.49%) SQL Server Developer
10 32 (9.88%) SQL BI Developer
11 23 (7.10%) Senior Developer
12 18 (5.56%) SQL Server BI Developer
13 17 (5.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 15 (4.63%) Analyst
14 15 (4.63%) Software Developer
15 14 (4.32%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
16 13 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
16 13 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (21.30%) .NET
2 37 (11.42%) ASP.NET
3 32 (9.88%) XML
4 31 (9.57%) CSS
5 27 (8.33%) HTML
6 26 (8.02%) Web Services
7 25 (7.72%) .NET Framework
8 22 (6.79%) Ajax
8 22 (6.79%) jQuery
9 21 (6.48%) MDX
10 16 (4.94%) HTML5
11 14 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.01%) WCF
13 11 (3.40%) AngularJS
14 9 (2.78%) Entity Framework
15 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 7 (2.16%) SOAP
16 6 (1.85%) ADO
16 6 (1.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 80 (24.69%) Replication
2 50 (15.43%) Clustering
3 16 (4.94%) Statistics
4 12 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.78%) NHS
6 8 (2.47%) FlexPod
7 7 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.16%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.16%) W3C
8 6 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.85%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.54%) APACS
9 5 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.54%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.54%) EMV
9 5 (1.54%) Tandem
10 4 (1.23%) iPhone
10 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 95 (29.32%) Windows
2 49 (15.12%) Windows Server
3 44 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.01%) Linux
5 13 (4.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (3.70%) Unix
6 12 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.40%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.09%) AIX
8 10 (3.09%) Solaris
9 9 (2.78%) Android
10 8 (2.47%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.68%) ETL
4 60 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
5 40 (12.35%) High Availability
6 31 (9.57%) ITIL
7 29 (8.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (8.33%) Migration
9 26 (8.02%) MVC
10 25 (7.72%) Database Mirroring
11 22 (6.79%) Web Development
12 20 (6.17%) Change Management
13 18 (5.56%) ETL Development
14 17 (5.25%) Mentoring
15 16 (4.94%) Data Modelling
16 14 (4.32%) Analytics
16 14 (4.32%) Capacity Management
16 14 (4.32%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (4.32%) PRINCE2
16 14 (4.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 258 (79.63%) SQL
2 141 (43.52%) T-SQL
3 64 (19.75%) C#
4 42 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 34 (10.49%) PowerShell
6 20 (6.17%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.32%) VB
8 10 (3.09%) ANSI SQL
9 4 (1.23%) Java
9 4 (1.23%) PHP
9 4 (1.23%) VBA
10 3 (0.93%) R
11 2 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.31%) VB6
12 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (8.02%) Degree
3 12 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.40%) MCTS
5 10 (3.09%) MCDBA
6 9 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.78%) MCITP
6 9 (2.78%) MCSE
7 8 (2.47%) CCNA
7 8 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.47%) NCDA
7 8 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.54%) MCP
9 2 (0.62%) HND
10 1 (0.31%) MCPD
10 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.09%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.47%) QA
3 7 (2.16%) SLA
4 2 (0.62%) WCAG
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (2.78%) vSphere
4 4 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.93%) Firmware
5 3 (0.93%) SRDF
5 3 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.31%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (4.94%) Perfmon
2 10 (3.09%) Data Guard
2 10 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (2.47%) SCCM
3 8 (2.47%) SCOM
3 8 (2.47%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.93%) LiteSpeed
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 117 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.86%) Oracle
3 18 (5.56%) Tableau
4 14 (4.32%) VMware
5 13 (4.01%) IBM
6 11 (3.40%) NetApp
6 11 (3.40%) Sun
7 10 (3.09%) Cisco
8 9 (2.78%) Hitachi
9 8 (2.47%) McAfee
10 7 (2.16%) Alteryx
11 5 (1.54%) Google
11 5 (1.54%) OpenText
12 4 (1.23%) EMC
12 4 (1.23%) Red Gate
13 3 (0.93%) Avaya
13 3 (0.93%) Citrix
13 3 (0.93%) Remedy
13 3 (0.93%) Talend
13 3 (0.93%) Vertica
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