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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 145 105 76
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 92 168 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.65% 2.61% 3.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.22% 7.27% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 77 152 197
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1764 2311 2506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.68% 35.92% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1969 2131
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 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 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 1 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 -15 43 £40,000 -6.97% 7
Cheshire +20 23 £40,000 -
Merseyside +2 18 £45,000 +7.14% 3
Lancashire +2 4 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Cumbria -3 3 £42,500 +104.81% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 236 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 184 (77.97%) SQL
3 145 (61.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 112 (47.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (47.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 109 (46.19%) T-SQL
6 100 (42.37%) Microsoft
7 83 (35.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 76 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
9 75 (31.78%) Replication
10 71 (30.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 70 (29.66%) Windows
12 63 (26.69%) Finance
13 60 (25.42%) ETL
14 51 (21.61%) C#
15 48 (20.34%) .NET
16 46 (19.49%) MS Excel
17 45 (19.07%) Clustering
17 45 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
18 44 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
19 38 (16.10%) ASP.NET
20 37 (15.68%) CSS
21 36 (15.25%) HTML
22 35 (14.83%) SharePoint
22 35 (14.83%) Degree
22 35 (14.83%) jQuery
23 34 (14.41%) MVC
23 34 (14.41%) JavaScript
23 34 (14.41%) ITIL
24 31 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012

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 35 (14.83%) SharePoint
2 19 (8.05%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.24%) CMS
5 9 (3.81%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.39%) Drupal
6 8 (3.39%) GeoServer
7 7 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.97%) Umbraco
8 5 (2.12%) IIS
8 5 (2.12%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.12%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.85%) Apache
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (19.49%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.66%) Office 365
3 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.27%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.24%) Firewall
2 7 (2.97%) MPLS
3 5 (2.12%) SAN
3 5 (2.12%) WAN
4 4 (1.69%) DNS
5 3 (1.27%) DHCP
5 3 (1.27%) HTTP
5 3 (1.27%) LAN
6 2 (0.85%) DSL
6 2 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.85%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.85%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.85%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.85%) VLAN
6 2 (0.85%) VPLS
6 2 (0.85%) VPN
7 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 145 (61.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 112 (47.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 112 (47.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (35.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 71 (30.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (8.05%) MySQL
8 18 (7.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (5.93%) Relational Database
11 11 (4.66%) NoSQL
12 9 (3.81%) Power BI
12 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (3.39%) GIS
13 8 (3.39%) QlikView
13 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (2.97%) MS Access
15 6 (2.54%) Data Mart
15 6 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (7.63%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.85%) tSQLt
6 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.42%) JIRA
6 1 (0.42%) MorphX
6 1 (0.42%) NUnit
6 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (26.69%) Finance
2 24 (10.17%) Legal
3 20 (8.47%) Banking
4 8 (3.39%) Law
4 8 (3.39%) Retail
4 8 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.97%) Billing
5 7 (2.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (39.83%) Developer
2 86 (36.44%) DBA
3 82 (34.75%) SQL DBA
4 39 (16.53%) SQL Developer
5 33 (13.98%) SQL Server DBA
6 27 (11.44%) Analyst
6 27 (11.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 25 (10.59%) .NET Developer
8 24 (10.17%) Administrator
9 19 (8.05%) C# Developer
10 17 (7.20%) Banking Analyst
11 16 (6.78%) SQL Server Developer
12 15 (6.36%) Senior Developer
13 13 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (5.51%) Software Developer
14 12 (5.08%) Applications Support
14 12 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
14 12 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (5.08%) Support Analyst
15 10 (4.24%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.34%) .NET
2 38 (16.10%) ASP.NET
3 37 (15.68%) CSS
4 36 (15.25%) HTML
5 35 (14.83%) jQuery
6 25 (10.59%) XML
7 20 (8.47%) .NET Framework
8 19 (8.05%) Ajax
9 18 (7.63%) JSON
10 17 (7.20%) MDX
10 17 (7.20%) Web Services
11 16 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (6.78%) WCF
12 14 (5.93%) HTML5
13 11 (4.66%) AngularJS
14 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (3.81%) J2EE
16 7 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (2.97%) Entity Framework
17 6 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 75 (31.78%) Replication
2 45 (19.07%) Clustering
3 29 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.36%) Data Integration
5 14 (5.93%) Management Information System
6 13 (5.51%) iPad
7 11 (4.66%) Data Centre
8 10 (4.24%) Computer Science
8 10 (4.24%) Credit Risk
8 10 (4.24%) SWIFT
8 10 (4.24%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.69%) Tandem
10 3 (1.27%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.27%) FMCG
10 3 (1.27%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.27%) Symmetrix
11 2 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.66%) Windows
2 31 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (12.29%) Windows Server
4 18 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.66%) Linux
6 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.69%) Android
7 4 (1.69%) Unix
8 3 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.27%) Windows CE
8 3 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.42%) AIX
10 1 (0.42%) Solaris
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (25.42%) ETL
3 45 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (14.41%) ITIL
4 34 (14.41%) MVC
5 28 (11.86%) High Availability
5 28 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (10.17%) Data Analysis
7 23 (9.75%) Project Management
8 17 (7.20%) CRM
8 17 (7.20%) Web Development
9 16 (6.78%) Migration
9 16 (6.78%) Time Management
9 16 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (6.36%) ITIL V3
10 15 (6.36%) TDD
11 14 (5.93%) Change Management
11 14 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (5.51%) ETL Development
13 12 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 184 (77.97%) SQL
2 109 (46.19%) T-SQL
3 51 (21.61%) C#
4 34 (14.41%) JavaScript
5 24 (10.17%) PowerShell
6 17 (7.20%) ANSI SQL
7 12 (5.08%) Java
8 10 (4.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 10 (4.24%) VBA
9 9 (3.81%) ActionScript
9 9 (3.81%) Perl
9 9 (3.81%) PHP
10 6 (2.54%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.12%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.42%) VB
12 1 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 35 (14.83%) Degree
2 15 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.81%) MCSE
4 7 (2.97%) MCDBA
4 7 (2.97%) MCITP
5 4 (1.69%) HND
6 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.85%) MCSA
8 1 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.24%) SLA
2 6 (2.54%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.24%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.27%) SRDF
6 2 (0.85%) vSphere
6 2 (0.85%) XenApp
6 2 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.12%) LiteSpeed
2 2 (0.85%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.42%) MobiControl
3 1 (0.42%) Nagios
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 100 (42.37%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.17%) Oracle
3 18 (7.63%) RedGate
4 17 (7.20%) VMware
5 13 (5.51%) Avaya
5 13 (5.51%) Remedy
5 13 (5.51%) Tableau
6 10 (4.24%) Bloomberg
6 10 (4.24%) Reuters
6 10 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.81%) HP
7 9 (3.81%) IBM
8 8 (3.39%) Cisco
8 8 (3.39%) Cognos
8 8 (3.39%) ESRI
9 6 (2.54%) Dell
9 6 (2.54%) OpenText
9 6 (2.54%) SonicWALL
9 6 (2.54%) Sophos
10 5 (2.12%) EMC
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