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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England / North West
Rank 188 110 123
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 60 134 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.00% 2.41% 2.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% 7.65% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 122 124
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
2039 1752 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.85% 31.51% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 1523 2027
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -78 24 £35,000 -17.64% 13
Cheshire +14 23 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Merseyside -15 10 £45,000 - 1
Lancashire -13 1 £47,500 +18.75% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 167 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 101 (60.48%) SQL
3 91 (54.49%) Microsoft
4 73 (43.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 65 (38.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 62 (37.13%) T-SQL
7 60 (35.93%) .NET
8 58 (34.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 57 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
10 55 (32.93%) C#
11 47 (28.14%) Windows
12 45 (26.95%) MS Excel
12 45 (26.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 44 (26.35%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (19.76%) ETL
15 32 (19.16%) ITIL
16 30 (17.96%) Finance
17 27 (16.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (15.57%) Windows Server
19 25 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
20 22 (13.17%) VMware
20 22 (13.17%) MVC
21 21 (12.57%) HTML
22 20 (11.98%) .NET Framework
23 19 (11.38%) ASP.NET
23 19 (11.38%) CSS
23 19 (11.38%) Active Directory
23 19 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
23 19 (11.38%) Hyper-V

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (10.18%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (8.38%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.59%) Apache
4 11 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (6.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.80%) IIS
6 2 (1.20%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.20%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.60%) SAS
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (26.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.40%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.20%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.80%) Office 365
4 2 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.20%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.19%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (6.59%) LAN
2 11 (6.59%) WAN
3 7 (4.19%) SAN
4 5 (2.99%) Firewall
5 2 (1.20%) DHCP
5 2 (1.20%) DNS
5 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.20%) RS-232
5 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) AMQP
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.60%) Network Security
6 1 (0.60%) SMTP
6 1 (0.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (43.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (38.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (34.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (26.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 44 (26.35%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (16.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (9.58%) Hadoop
9 15 (8.98%) Relational Database
10 14 (8.38%) MySQL
10 14 (8.38%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (7.19%) Power BI
13 8 (4.79%) Big Data
14 7 (4.19%) RDBMS
15 6 (3.59%) Data Mining
15 6 (3.59%) MS Access
15 6 (3.59%) PowerPivot
16 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (9.58%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.59%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (2.99%) NUnit
4 3 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.80%) MSI
4 3 (1.80%) MSTest
4 3 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (1.20%) NuGet
5 2 (1.20%) Selenium
5 2 (1.20%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.20%) Subversion
5 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.20%) WiX
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 30 (17.96%) Finance
2 7 (4.19%) Legal
3 6 (3.59%) Banking
3 6 (3.59%) Billing
4 5 (2.99%) Law
5 4 (2.40%) Advertising
5 4 (2.40%) Games
5 4 (2.40%) Marketing
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (47.90%) Developer
2 37 (22.16%) .NET Developer
3 35 (20.96%) SQL Developer
4 31 (18.56%) DBA
5 30 (17.96%) SQL DBA
6 25 (14.97%) C# Developer
7 22 (13.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (11.38%) Analyst
9 16 (9.58%) SQL Server Developer
10 15 (8.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (8.38%) Team Leader
12 13 (7.78%) Applications Support
12 13 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (7.78%) Senior Developer
13 12 (7.19%) Support Engineer
14 11 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (6.59%) Database Developer
14 11 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (5.99%) SQL Server DBA
15 10 (5.99%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (35.93%) .NET
2 21 (12.57%) HTML
3 20 (11.98%) .NET Framework
4 19 (11.38%) ASP.NET
4 19 (11.38%) CSS
5 18 (10.78%) Web Services
6 12 (7.19%) SOAP
6 12 (7.19%) XML
7 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (6.59%) JSP
8 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (5.99%) Entity Framework
8 10 (5.99%) jQuery
9 8 (4.79%) AngularJS
9 8 (4.79%) WCF
9 8 (4.79%) WPF
10 7 (4.19%) HTML5
10 7 (4.19%) MDX
10 7 (4.19%) WinForms
11 6 (3.59%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.78%) Replication
3 11 (6.59%) Clustering
3 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.59%) iPad
4 8 (4.79%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.40%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.80%) Fintech
8 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.20%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 2 (1.20%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (28.14%) Windows
2 26 (15.57%) Windows Server
3 25 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (9.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.59%) HPUX
6 9 (5.39%) Data ONTAP
6 9 (5.39%) Linux
7 5 (2.99%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.60%) Android
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.76%) ETL
3 32 (19.16%) ITIL
4 22 (13.17%) MVC
5 18 (10.78%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (8.98%) Web Development
7 11 (6.59%) Scrum
8 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.39%) CRM
9 9 (5.39%) High Availability
10 8 (4.79%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.79%) ITIL V3
10 8 (4.79%) Performance Management
10 8 (4.79%) Release Management
10 8 (4.79%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.79%) TDD
11 7 (4.19%) Data Management
11 7 (4.19%) Migration
11 7 (4.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (60.48%) SQL
2 62 (37.13%) T-SQL
3 55 (32.93%) C#
4 17 (10.18%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.38%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.19%) VBA
7 8 (4.79%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.99%) Java
9 4 (2.40%) VB
10 3 (1.80%) VBScript
11 2 (1.20%) C
11 2 (1.20%) C++
11 2 (1.20%) J#
11 2 (1.20%) XAML
12 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.60%) PHP
12 1 (0.60%) Python
12 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (9.58%) Degree
2 11 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.99%) MCSE
4 9 (5.39%) NCIE
4 9 (5.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (11.38%) Active Directory
1 19 (11.38%) Hyper-V
1 19 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.99%) vSphere
3 6 (3.59%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.20%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
2 2 (1.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.60%) Ansible
3 1 (0.60%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.60%) MobiControl
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 91 (54.49%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.17%) VMware
3 17 (10.18%) Tableau
4 13 (7.78%) Oracle
5 11 (6.59%) NetApp
6 9 (5.39%) HP
7 6 (3.59%) Talend
8 5 (2.99%) SAP
8 5 (2.99%) Splunk
9 4 (2.40%) Cisco
9 4 (2.40%) Citrix
9 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.80%) Sage
11 2 (1.20%) Cognos
11 2 (1.20%) IBM
11 2 (1.20%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.60%) Avaya
12 1 (0.60%) EMC
12 1 (0.60%) Motorola
12 1 (0.60%) Sybase
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