The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 150 142 171
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 91 85 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 1.45% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.14% 4.50% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 77 65 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £40,900 £47,500
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1772 1890 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.55% 32.22% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1647 1565
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Bristol +4 37 £43,500 +11.53% 9
Wiltshire +12 22 £40,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire -12 16 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Devon -7 8 £34,000 +1.49% 4
Dorset -6 7 £35,000 -
Somerset +9 1 £45,000 +16.88% 6
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 161 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (74.53%) SQL
3 111 (68.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 88 (54.66%) .NET
5 67 (41.61%) C#
6 62 (38.51%) ASP.NET
7 61 (37.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 59 (36.65%) JavaScript
9 56 (34.78%) HTML
10 55 (34.16%) Windows
11 53 (32.92%) T-SQL
12 51 (31.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 50 (31.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 49 (30.43%) MVC
14 49 (30.43%) Microsoft
15 42 (26.09%) jQuery
16 41 (25.47%) Finance
17 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2012
18 33 (20.50%) CSS
19 32 (19.88%) Web Services
20 29 (18.01%) Windows Server 2008
20 29 (18.01%) Performance Tuning
21 27 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
22 26 (16.15%) XML
23 24 (14.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 23 (14.29%) Visual Studio
24 23 (14.29%) XSLT
24 23 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
24 23 (14.29%) Mentoring
25 22 (13.66%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 18 (11.18%) SharePoint
1 18 (11.18%) IIS
2 8 (4.97%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.73%) Apache
4 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.11%) JBoss
4 5 (3.11%) Node.js
5 4 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.24%) Lync
7 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.24%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.62%) Confluence
8 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) FastStats
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Changepoint
2 6 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) Office 365
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) SAN
1 9 (5.59%) WAN
2 6 (3.73%) DNS
3 5 (3.11%) VPN
4 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.48%) DHCP
5 2 (1.24%) Wireless
6 1 (0.62%) VLAN
6 1 (0.62%) SNMP
6 1 (0.62%) Internet
6 1 (0.62%) Firewall
6 1 (0.62%) SMTP
6 1 (0.62%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 111 (68.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (37.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 51 (31.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (31.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (14.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (4.35%) MySQL
10 7 (4.35%) SSDT
11 4 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.48%) SAP BW
12 3 (1.86%) QlikView
13 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.24%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (1.24%) OLAP
13 2 (1.24%) DataStage
14 1 (0.62%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 19 (11.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.48%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.86%) Subversion
5 2 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (25.47%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.35%) Advertising
4 6 (3.73%) Marketing
5 5 (3.11%) Banking
5 5 (3.11%) Publishing
6 4 (2.48%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 98 (60.87%) Developer
2 30 (18.63%) DBA
2 30 (18.63%) C# Developer
3 28 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 27 (16.77%) SQL DBA
4 27 (16.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 17 (10.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 16 (9.94%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Administrator
10 10 (6.21%) SQL Database Developer
10 10 (6.21%) Database Developer
11 9 (5.59%) Senior DBA
12 8 (4.97%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.97%) Database Engineer
13 7 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
13 7 (4.35%) Analyst
14 6 (3.73%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (54.66%) .NET
2 62 (38.51%) ASP.NET
3 56 (34.78%) HTML
4 42 (26.09%) jQuery
5 33 (20.50%) CSS
6 32 (19.88%) Web Services
7 26 (16.15%) XML
8 23 (14.29%) XSLT
9 22 (13.66%) .NET Framework
10 20 (12.42%) WSDL
11 19 (11.80%) XHTML
11 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (11.18%) Ajax
12 18 (11.18%) WCF
13 17 (10.56%) LINQ
14 13 (8.07%) XSL
14 13 (8.07%) COM+
14 13 (8.07%) XML Schema
15 9 (5.59%) CSS3
15 9 (5.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.97%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.97%) Statistics
4 6 (3.73%) Physics
4 6 (3.73%) Chemistry
5 5 (3.11%) Replication
5 5 (3.11%) Clustering
5 5 (3.11%) Open Source
6 4 (2.48%) Photography
7 3 (1.86%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.24%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.16%) Windows
2 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (18.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.11%) Windows NT
5 5 (3.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.62%) Android
6 1 (0.62%) Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.43%) MVC
2 29 (18.01%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 22 (13.66%) ETL
4 22 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 13 (8.07%) Performance Testing
6 13 (8.07%) Load Testing
6 13 (8.07%) Software Engineering
6 13 (8.07%) Coaching
7 11 (6.83%) Performance Improvement
8 8 (4.97%) CRM
8 8 (4.97%) Database Tuning
9 7 (4.35%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.35%) Migration
10 6 (3.73%) SOA
10 6 (3.73%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.73%) Data Migration
11 5 (3.11%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 120 (74.53%) SQL
2 67 (41.61%) C#
3 59 (36.65%) JavaScript
4 53 (32.92%) T-SQL
5 21 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 20 (12.42%) PHP
6 20 (12.42%) VB
6 20 (12.42%) C++
7 13 (8.07%) VB6
7 13 (8.07%) VBScript
8 8 (4.97%) VBA
9 6 (3.73%) Java
10 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.62%) Ruby
10 1 (0.62%) Perl
10 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (8.07%) Degree
2 11 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.73%) PhD
4 2 (1.24%) ISEB
4 2 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.24%) MCITP
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.45%) SLA
2 4 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) vSphere
1 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.24%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) SCCM
1 2 (1.24%) SCOM
2 1 (0.62%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.62%) Nagios
2 1 (0.62%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 49 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.21%) VMware
3 8 (4.97%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.73%) Dell
5 5 (3.11%) SAP
6 4 (2.48%) Facebook
6 4 (2.48%) Talend
6 4 (2.48%) Citrix
7 3 (1.86%) Oracle
8 2 (1.24%) Tableau
8 2 (1.24%) Informatica
8 2 (1.24%) IBM
9 1 (0.62%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.62%) Cisco
9 1 (0.62%) HP
9 1 (0.62%) Adobe
9 1 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.62%) Sage
9 1 (0.62%) Symantec
9 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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