The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 76 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.04% 0.55% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.77% 1.42% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
239 351 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.60% 38.78% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 223 340 352
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2012
Hampshire

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) Clustering
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (42.31%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (38.46%) Network Management
6 10 (38.46%) Database Security
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
7 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
7 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco
7 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 9 (34.62%) Symantec
7 9 (34.62%) Backup Exec
7 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (30.77%) Replication
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (26.92%) Dell
9 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
1 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (19.23%) Lync
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
1 7 (26.92%) VLAN
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) ISDN
3 3 (11.54%) SNMP
4 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (23.08%) OLAP
5 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (23.08%) DTS
5 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DBA
1 15 (57.69%) SQL DBA
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server DBA
3 8 (30.77%) Server Administrator
3 8 (30.77%) Administrator
4 7 (26.92%) IT Support
5 5 (19.23%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (19.23%) Support Technician
6 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) WinForms
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Clustering
2 8 (30.77%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) Smartphone
4 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (38.46%) Network Management
2 10 (38.46%) Database Security
3 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
4 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) OCP
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Backup Exec
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco
1 9 (34.62%) Symantec
2 7 (26.92%) Dell
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle