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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 144 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 102 174 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.74% 2.67% 2.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.37% 7.48% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79 154 169
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £50,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1900 2325 2537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.38% 35.61% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1966 2116
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -48 33 £42,500 -9.57% 12
Cheshire +24 29 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Merseyside +7 28 £45,000 +6.50%
Cumbria -3 6 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Lancashire +3 5 £40,000 +15.94% 1
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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.

1 225 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 171 (76.00%) SQL
3 132 (58.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 109 (48.44%) Microsoft
5 106 (47.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 98 (43.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 93 (41.33%) T-SQL
8 80 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 75 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
10 70 (31.11%) Finance
11 69 (30.67%) Windows
12 65 (28.89%) Replication
13 64 (28.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 57 (25.33%) ETL
15 53 (23.56%) MS Excel
16 50 (22.22%) C#
17 48 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
19 45 (20.00%) .NET
20 39 (17.33%) Clustering
21 38 (16.89%) CSS
21 38 (16.89%) SharePoint
22 37 (16.44%) ITIL
22 37 (16.44%) HTML
23 36 (16.00%) ASP.NET
23 36 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (15.56%) jQuery
24 35 (15.56%) JavaScript
24 35 (15.56%) MVC
25 30 (13.33%) Degree

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 38 (16.89%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.00%) CMS
4 9 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.00%) Umbraco
5 8 (3.56%) Drupal
5 8 (3.56%) GeoServer
5 8 (3.56%) IIS
6 5 (2.22%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.78%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.78%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.89%) Apache
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 53 (23.56%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.44%) Office 365
3 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.78%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.89%) Firewall
2 7 (3.11%) MPLS
3 6 (2.67%) WAN
4 5 (2.22%) DNS
5 4 (1.78%) DHCP
5 4 (1.78%) HTTP
5 4 (1.78%) LAN
6 3 (1.33%) DSL
6 3 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (1.33%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.33%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.33%) VPLS
6 3 (1.33%) VPN
7 2 (0.89%) Internet
7 2 (0.89%) SAN
7 2 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.89%) VLAN
8 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 132 (58.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 106 (47.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (43.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 64 (28.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 46 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (9.78%) MySQL
9 19 (8.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 14 (6.22%) NoSQL
12 12 (5.33%) Relational Database
13 11 (4.89%) Power BI
13 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (4.00%) MS Access
14 9 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (3.56%) GIS
15 8 (3.56%) QlikView
16 7 (3.11%) MongoDB
16 7 (3.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.78%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.44%) JIRA
6 1 (0.44%) MorphX
6 1 (0.44%) NUnit
6 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.44%) tSQLt
General
1 70 (31.11%) Finance
2 21 (9.33%) Legal
3 17 (7.56%) Banking
4 11 (4.89%) Billing
5 8 (3.56%) Retail
6 7 (3.11%) Law
6 7 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (40.44%) Developer
2 74 (32.89%) DBA
3 71 (31.56%) SQL DBA
4 38 (16.89%) SQL Developer
5 32 (14.22%) Analyst
6 29 (12.89%) SQL Server DBA
7 25 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 23 (10.22%) .NET Developer
9 19 (8.44%) Administrator
10 17 (7.56%) Senior Developer
10 17 (7.56%) SQL Server Developer
11 16 (7.11%) Applications Support
11 16 (7.11%) Applications Support Analyst
11 16 (7.11%) C# Developer
11 16 (7.11%) Software Developer
11 16 (7.11%) Support Analyst
12 14 (6.22%) Banking Analyst
13 12 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (4.44%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
14 10 (4.44%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.00%) .NET
2 38 (16.89%) CSS
3 37 (16.44%) HTML
4 36 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 35 (15.56%) jQuery
6 25 (11.11%) XML
7 21 (9.33%) JSON
8 19 (8.44%) .NET Framework
8 19 (8.44%) Ajax
9 18 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (7.56%) WCF
11 16 (7.11%) Web Services
12 14 (6.22%) HTML5
13 13 (5.78%) MDX
14 12 (5.33%) AngularJS
15 9 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (4.00%) Entity Framework
15 9 (4.00%) J2EE
16 7 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 6 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (28.89%) Replication
2 39 (17.33%) Clustering
3 36 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.22%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.78%) Data Integration
5 13 (5.78%) iPad
6 11 (4.89%) Credit Risk
7 10 (4.44%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.44%) SWIFT
8 8 (3.56%) Visualisation
9 7 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.33%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.33%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.89%) FMCG
11 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.89%) Statistics
12 1 (0.44%) Physics
12 1 (0.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 69 (30.67%) Windows
2 29 (12.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.22%) Linux
4 14 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.44%) Unix
6 4 (1.78%) AIX
6 4 (1.78%) Android
6 4 (1.78%) Solaris
7 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.33%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (25.33%) ETL
3 48 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (16.44%) ITIL
5 35 (15.56%) MVC
6 27 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (10.22%) Data Analysis
8 22 (9.78%) High Availability
9 21 (9.33%) Project Management
10 19 (8.44%) Web Development
11 18 (8.00%) CRM
12 17 (7.56%) Change Management
12 17 (7.56%) Migration
12 17 (7.56%) TDD
13 15 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (6.22%) ITIL V3
14 14 (6.22%) Time Management
15 13 (5.78%) Data Modelling
15 13 (5.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (76.00%) SQL
2 93 (41.33%) T-SQL
3 50 (22.22%) C#
4 35 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 23 (10.22%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
7 14 (6.22%) VBA
8 12 (5.33%) Java
9 9 (4.00%) ActionScript
9 9 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 9 (4.00%) Perl
9 9 (4.00%) PHP
10 6 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.78%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.89%) R
13 1 (0.44%) VB
13 1 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (13.33%) Degree
2 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.00%) MCSE
4 6 (2.67%) MCITP
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.33%) HND
5 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.33%) MCDBA
5 3 (1.33%) MCSA
5 3 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) SLA
2 3 (1.33%) QA
3 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.33%) vSphere
5 3 (1.33%) XenApp
5 3 (1.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) LiteSpeed
1 2 (0.89%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.44%) MobiControl
2 1 (0.44%) Nagios
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) SCOM
2 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 109 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.67%) Oracle
3 20 (8.89%) VMware
4 17 (7.56%) RedGate
5 13 (5.78%) Avaya
6 12 (5.33%) HP
7 11 (4.89%) Remedy
7 11 (4.89%) Tableau
8 10 (4.44%) Bloomberg
8 10 (4.44%) Reuters
8 10 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (3.56%) Cognos
9 8 (3.56%) ESRI
10 7 (3.11%) Cisco
11 6 (2.67%) Dell
11 6 (2.67%) IBM
11 6 (2.67%) SonicWALL
11 6 (2.67%) Sophos
12 5 (2.22%) Informatica
12 5 (2.22%) SAP
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £27.5k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000, 6% Company Pension Contribution, Training Budget.
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 55,000 + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum On call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £36000 Per Annum On call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits inc. Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Arrow Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 15 days ago
Crewe
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 19 days ago