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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 164 132 215
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +83
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 72 98 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 1.78% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.60% 4.62% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 19
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2001 2121 1972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.25% 38.48% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1882 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,840 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Wiltshire +13 19 £42,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -25 15 £36,500 -2.66% 4
Bristol -18 14 £35,250 -6.00% 6
Dorset -13 13 £42,500 +8.97% 4
Cornwall - 8 £35,000 -
Somerset +5 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Devon -8 1 £35,000 +7.69%
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 166 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 126 (75.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (51.20%) .NET
4 83 (50.00%) SQL
5 72 (43.37%) Microsoft
6 67 (40.36%) C#
7 63 (37.95%) ASP.NET
8 60 (36.14%) HTML
9 56 (33.73%) Windows
10 53 (31.93%) JavaScript
10 53 (31.93%) MVC
11 48 (28.92%) .NET Framework
11 48 (28.92%) jQuery
11 48 (28.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 47 (28.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 45 (27.11%) T-SQL
13 45 (27.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (25.90%) CSS
16 41 (24.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 40 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
18 36 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (20.48%) Visual Studio
20 32 (19.28%) WCF
21 31 (18.67%) SharePoint
22 30 (18.07%) Finance
22 30 (18.07%) Performance Tuning
23 27 (16.27%) MS Excel
24 25 (15.06%) Web Services
24 25 (15.06%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (18.67%) SharePoint
2 18 (10.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (7.23%) Umbraco
4 10 (6.02%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (4.82%) IIS
5 8 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.22%) Node.js
7 5 (3.01%) Apache
7 5 (3.01%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.01%) JBoss
8 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.81%) Lync
10 1 (0.60%) CMS
10 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.60%) Kentico
10 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (16.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 17 (10.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.22%) Changepoint
3 4 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.81%) Agresso
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) Internet
2 10 (6.02%) SAN
3 9 (5.42%) WAN
4 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.41%) Firewall
5 3 (1.81%) DHCP
5 3 (1.81%) DNS
6 2 (1.20%) Wireless
7 1 (0.60%) SMTP
7 1 (0.60%) LAN
7 1 (0.60%) VPN
7 1 (0.60%) Network Security
7 1 (0.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 126 (75.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (28.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (28.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (24.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (6.02%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.41%) SAP BW
11 3 (1.81%) MS Access
11 3 (1.81%) MySQL
12 2 (1.20%) OLAP
12 2 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
13 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 34 (20.48%) Visual Studio
2 13 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.82%) NUnit
3 8 (4.82%) CruiseControl
3 8 (4.82%) TeamCity
3 8 (4.82%) Cucumber
3 8 (4.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (4.82%) Moq
3 8 (4.82%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.81%) Subversion
General
1 30 (18.07%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.61%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Advertising
4 5 (3.01%) Automotive
5 3 (1.81%) Legal
5 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (48.19%) Developer
2 36 (21.69%) DBA
3 32 (19.28%) SQL DBA
4 29 (17.47%) C# Developer
5 21 (12.65%) .NET Developer
6 19 (11.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (10.24%) SQL Developer
8 15 (9.04%) SQL Server DBA
8 15 (9.04%) Administrator
9 12 (7.23%) SharePoint Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Senior DBA
10 10 (6.02%) Analyst
10 10 (6.02%) Trainer
10 10 (6.02%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) .NET Team Leader
11 8 (4.82%) Server Administrator
11 8 (4.82%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.82%) Technical Team Leader
12 7 (4.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (51.20%) .NET
2 63 (37.95%) ASP.NET
3 60 (36.14%) HTML
4 48 (28.92%) .NET Framework
4 48 (28.92%) jQuery
5 43 (25.90%) CSS
6 36 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (19.28%) WCF
8 25 (15.06%) Web Services
8 25 (15.06%) HTML5
9 23 (13.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (13.86%) CSS3
10 22 (13.25%) XML
11 19 (11.45%) Ajax
12 18 (10.84%) SOAP
13 17 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 16 (9.64%) XSLT
14 16 (9.64%) WSDL
15 15 (9.04%) LINQ
16 14 (8.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.83%) Clustering
3 9 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.82%) Statistics
5 6 (3.61%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.61%) Physics
5 6 (3.61%) Chemistry
5 6 (3.61%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.01%) Open Source
7 4 (2.41%) Replication
7 4 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.20%) iPhone
9 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (33.73%) Windows
2 45 (27.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.02%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.82%) Windows NT
6 4 (2.41%) Linux
6 4 (2.41%) UNIX
7 2 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.93%) MVC
2 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.07%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (14.46%) Software Engineering
5 22 (13.25%) ETL
6 19 (11.45%) Scrum
7 18 (10.84%) CRM
8 16 (9.64%) TDD
9 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.43%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.23%) Coaching
11 11 (6.63%) Database Tuning
12 10 (6.02%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (5.42%) OO
13 9 (5.42%) Business Analysis
14 8 (4.82%) Automated Testing
14 8 (4.82%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.82%) Kanban
14 8 (4.82%) BDD
14 8 (4.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 83 (50.00%) SQL
2 67 (40.36%) C#
3 53 (31.93%) JavaScript
4 45 (27.11%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.23%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.42%) PHP
7 8 (4.82%) Ruby
7 8 (4.82%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.22%) VB
8 7 (4.22%) Java
8 7 (4.22%) C++
8 7 (4.22%) VB6
9 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.02%) Degree
3 6 (3.61%) PhD
4 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.20%) MCITP
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) MCSA
7 1 (0.60%) CCNA
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.24%) Hyper-V
2 9 (5.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) SCCM
1 3 (1.81%) SCOM
2 2 (1.20%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.20%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.60%) MOM
Vendors
1 72 (43.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.84%) VMware
3 10 (6.02%) Sage
4 8 (4.82%) SAP
5 5 (3.01%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.41%) TARGIT
7 3 (1.81%) Citrix
8 2 (1.20%) Google
9 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle
9 1 (0.60%) HP
9 1 (0.60%) Dell
9 1 (0.60%) Cisco
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