The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 78 70 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.80% 1.76% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.46% 6.41% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 3
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
244 234 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.40% 27.40% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 208 218 346
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 7 July 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (68.42%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (52.63%) Windows
7 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
7 9 (47.37%) Clustering
7 9 (47.37%) Database Mirroring
7 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
8 7 (36.84%) DTS
8 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
9 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (26.32%) Scrum
11 4 (21.05%) ETL
11 4 (21.05%) MDX
11 4 (21.05%) SDLC
12 3 (15.79%) Database Theory
12 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
12 3 (15.79%) Database Security
12 3 (15.79%) QA

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (36.84%) DTS
6 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DBA
1 11 (57.89%) Administrator
2 9 (47.37%) SQL DBA
3 8 (42.11%) Server Administrator
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (36.84%) Developer
5 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior DBA
8 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
8 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (47.37%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) Database Theory
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
6 3 (15.79%) Database Security
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.26%) High Availability
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
3 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) VMware