The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 43 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.62% 1.47% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.98% 3.64% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2012
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
101 110 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 31.37% 40.44% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77 56 82
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Solihull

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) SCDPM
2 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (71.43%) Lync
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
2 5 (71.43%) Software Packaging
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
2 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) Lync
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
1 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 5 (71.43%) Team Leader
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCDPM
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec