The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 220 174 132
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -42
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1521 2066 2837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 1.89% 2.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.16% 5.78% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1827 2586
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29487 35721 38181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.97% 32.63% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25153 30150 32797
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 within the UK.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -48 1436 £45,000 - 144
London -15 641 £52,500 - 51
South East -34 251 £45,000 +4.65% 32
City of London +13 131 £54,500 +3.80% 8
Yorkshire -28 129 £42,500 +6.25% 15
West Yorkshire -23 107 £40,000 - 7
East of England -21 106 £43,750 -2.77% 10
North West -39 97 £40,000 -5.88% 11
West Midlands -12 83 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Leeds -22 77 £40,000 - 7
Surrey +35 68 £52,500 +19.31% 3
East Midlands -31 64 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Hampshire -7 62 £37,500 -16.66% 9
South West -49 50 £37,500 - 7
Manchester -20 47 £40,000 -6.97% 5
Buckinghamshire +35 36 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Worcestershire +37 34 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Berkshire -46 34 £45,000 - 7
Worcester - 34 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire -8 31 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Hertfordshire -5 27 £45,000 - 2
Scotland -4 25 £44,000 +22.22% 3
Nottinghamshire -22 25 £40,000 - 2
Wales +5 24 £35,000 -9.09% 6
Essex +11 23 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Ruislip -2 23 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cheshire +15 22 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 22 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Woking +14 21 £52,500 +23.52%
Bradford +9 21 £45,000 +12.50%

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 3351 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2329 (69.50%) SQL
3 1946 (58.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 1589 (47.42%) Microsoft
5 1484 (44.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1270 (37.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1255 (37.45%) .NET
8 1165 (34.77%) C#
9 1142 (34.08%) T-SQL
10 965 (28.80%) SQL Server 2014
11 949 (28.32%) Business Intelligence
12 915 (27.31%) Windows
13 896 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
14 842 (25.13%) MS Excel
15 830 (24.77%) ASP.NET
16 819 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 810 (24.17%) Finance
18 738 (22.02%) ETL
19 715 (21.34%) MVC
20 714 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
21 661 (19.73%) HTML
22 640 (19.10%) JavaScript
23 584 (17.43%) CSS
23 584 (17.43%) SQL Server 2005
23 584 (17.43%) Windows Server
24 495 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
25 476 (14.20%) jQuery
26 438 (13.07%) Team Foundation Server
27 423 (12.62%) Visual Studio
28 410 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 360 (10.74%) SharePoint
2 325 (9.70%) IIS
3 166 (4.95%) MS Exchange
4 108 (3.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 107 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 86 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 83 (2.48%) CMS
8 79 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 78 (2.33%) Skype for Business
10 67 (2.00%) Tomcat
11 60 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
12 42 (1.25%) Apache
13 40 (1.19%) Umbraco
14 39 (1.16%) WebSphere
15 38 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
16 34 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
17 32 (0.95%) JBoss
18 24 (0.72%) Confluence
19 22 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
20 20 (0.60%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 842 (25.13%) MS Excel
2 153 (4.57%) MS Office
3 41 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.27%) HipChat
5 9 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.090%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.060%) MS Project
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.030%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 119 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 28 (0.84%) SAP Business One
4 13 (0.39%) Markit EDM
4 13 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
6 11 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
8 9 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
9 8 (0.24%) Infor M3
9 8 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
10 7 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 7 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 6 (0.18%) Bankmaster
11 6 (0.18%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 6 (0.18%) SAP BPC
11 6 (0.18%) Unica
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 3 (0.090%) Exstream
13 3 (0.090%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 162 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (3.37%) Office 365
4 70 (2.09%) SaaS
5 48 (1.43%) GitHub
6 15 (0.45%) PaaS
7 13 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.24%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.21%) IaaS
10 6 (0.18%) BlueKai
10 6 (0.18%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.18%) Yammer
11 5 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.060%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.060%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.030%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.030%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 187 (5.58%) SAN
2 115 (3.43%) Firewall
3 102 (3.04%) DNS
4 66 (1.97%) HTTP
5 61 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 59 (1.76%) NAS
7 57 (1.70%) WAN
8 55 (1.64%) LAN
9 53 (1.58%) Internet
10 51 (1.52%) DHCP
11 39 (1.16%) VPN
12 37 (1.10%) Wireless
13 30 (0.90%) Skype
13 30 (0.90%) SSL
14 29 (0.87%) VoIP
15 23 (0.69%) VLAN
16 17 (0.51%) MPLS
17 16 (0.48%) iSCSI
18 14 (0.42%) Intranet
19 13 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3351 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1946 (58.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 1484 (44.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1270 (37.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 965 (28.80%) SQL Server 2014
6 819 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 714 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
8 584 (17.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 261 (7.79%) Relational Database
10 193 (5.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 186 (5.55%) OLAP
12 131 (3.91%) Power BI
13 127 (3.79%) MySQL
14 115 (3.43%) OLAP Cube
15 111 (3.31%) Oracle Database
16 107 (3.19%) SQL Server 2000
17 99 (2.95%) NoSQL
18 89 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
19 82 (2.45%) SQL Server 2016
20 71 (2.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 438 (13.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 423 (12.62%) Visual Studio
3 124 (3.70%) NUnit
4 122 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 97 (2.89%) JIRA
6 65 (1.94%) Subversion
7 55 (1.64%) Bitbucket
8 53 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 44 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
10 43 (1.28%) TeamCity
11 37 (1.10%) Moq
12 35 (1.04%) Selenium
13 34 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 33 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
15 30 (0.90%) Mercurial
16 28 (0.84%) Jenkins
17 27 (0.81%) ERwin
18 24 (0.72%) PowerDesigner
19 20 (0.60%) MSTest
19 20 (0.60%) ReSharper
General
1 810 (24.17%) Finance
2 248 (7.40%) Banking
3 119 (3.55%) Marketing
4 105 (3.13%) Retail
5 81 (2.42%) Legal
6 71 (2.12%) Investment Banking
7 67 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 66 (1.97%) Law
9 54 (1.61%) Advertising
10 50 (1.49%) Financial Institution
11 41 (1.22%) Games
12 39 (1.16%) Front Office
13 34 (1.01%) Manufacturing
14 23 (0.69%) Back Office
15 16 (0.48%) Publishing
16 15 (0.45%) Electronics
17 13 (0.39%) Automotive
17 13 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.39%) Private Banking
18 11 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1740 (51.92%) Developer
2 736 (21.96%) SQL Developer
3 662 (19.76%) DBA
4 613 (18.29%) .NET Developer
5 600 (17.91%) SQL DBA
6 498 (14.86%) C# Developer
7 436 (13.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 388 (11.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 325 (9.70%) SQL Server Developer
10 316 (9.43%) Analyst
11 308 (9.19%) SQL Server DBA
12 303 (9.04%) Administrator
13 290 (8.65%) SSIS Developer
14 274 (8.18%) Senior Developer
15 233 (6.95%) ASP.NET Developer
16 214 (6.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 203 (6.06%) SQL BI Developer
18 176 (5.25%) SSRS Developer
19 175 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 173 (5.16%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1255 (37.45%) .NET
2 830 (24.77%) ASP.NET
3 661 (19.73%) HTML
4 584 (17.43%) CSS
5 495 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 476 (14.20%) jQuery
7 369 (11.01%) .NET Framework
8 320 (9.55%) XML
9 304 (9.07%) Web Services
10 277 (8.27%) WCF
11 266 (7.94%) AngularJS
12 220 (6.57%) HTML5
13 213 (6.36%) Ajax
14 203 (6.06%) MDX
15 174 (5.19%) Entity Framework
16 155 (4.63%) CSS3
17 137 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web API
18 105 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 101 (3.01%) LINQ
20 95 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 341 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 261 (7.79%) Replication
3 219 (6.54%) Clustering
4 164 (4.89%) Computer Science
5 133 (3.97%) Data Integration
6 93 (2.78%) Visualisation
7 75 (2.24%) Management Information System
8 64 (1.91%) Data Centre
8 64 (1.91%) Statistics
9 62 (1.85%) Mathematics
10 57 (1.70%) User Experience
11 40 (1.19%) N-Tier
12 34 (1.01%) iPad
12 34 (1.01%) Virtual Team
13 33 (0.98%) Credit Risk
13 33 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
13 33 (0.98%) Fintech
14 31 (0.93%) Artificial Intelligence
14 31 (0.93%) Data Extraction
14 31 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 915 (27.31%) Windows
2 584 (17.43%) Windows Server
3 410 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 408 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 150 (4.48%) Linux
6 127 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 120 (3.58%) Windows 7
8 78 (2.33%) Unix
9 51 (1.52%) Windows 8
10 50 (1.49%) Android
11 47 (1.40%) Apple iOS
11 47 (1.40%) Windows 10
12 31 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (0.72%) Solaris
14 22 (0.66%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.45%) Mac OS X
16 14 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
17 11 (0.33%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.24%) Windows Phone
19 6 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 949 (28.32%) Business Intelligence
2 896 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
3 738 (22.02%) ETL
4 715 (21.34%) MVC
5 360 (10.74%) Performance Tuning
5 360 (10.74%) Scrum
6 291 (8.68%) ITIL
7 274 (8.18%) Web Development
8 246 (7.34%) Data Modelling
9 240 (7.16%) High Availability
10 231 (6.89%) SDLC
11 204 (6.09%) Software Engineering
12 190 (5.67%) OO
13 184 (5.49%) CRM
14 180 (5.37%) Kimball Methodology
15 176 (5.25%) Unit Testing
16 174 (5.19%) Project Management
17 170 (5.07%) Analytics
18 168 (5.01%) Mentoring
19 162 (4.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2329 (69.50%) SQL
2 1165 (34.77%) C#
3 1142 (34.08%) T-SQL
4 640 (19.10%) JavaScript
5 297 (8.86%) PowerShell
6 176 (5.25%) VB.NET
7 127 (3.79%) Java
8 91 (2.72%) VB
9 71 (2.12%) VBA
10 57 (1.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 47 (1.40%) C
12 46 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 39 (1.16%) R
14 33 (0.98%) Perl
15 26 (0.78%) PHP
16 23 (0.69%) Ruby
17 18 (0.54%) ANSI SQL
18 17 (0.51%) Python
18 17 (0.51%) VBScript
19 16 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 400 (11.94%) Degree
2 285 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 108 (3.22%) MCSE
4 73 (2.18%) MCSA
5 68 (2.03%) MCITP
6 55 (1.64%) MCDBA
7 50 (1.49%) Security Cleared
8 49 (1.46%) MCP
9 41 (1.22%) MCTS
10 31 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
11 28 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (0.81%) SC Cleared
12 27 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (0.63%) CCNA
14 18 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 16 (0.48%) CCNP
15 16 (0.48%) DV Cleared
15 16 (0.48%) ISEB
16 9 (0.27%) MCAD
16 9 (0.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (3.46%) QA
2 107 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 102 (3.04%) SLA
4 18 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.48%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.18%) DICOM
6 6 (0.18%) HL7
7 3 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.030%) COSHH
8 1 (0.030%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.030%) GAAP
8 1 (0.030%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 339 (10.12%) Active Directory
2 151 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (3.55%) Hyper-V
4 58 (1.73%) XenApp
5 55 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
7 31 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 30 (0.90%) VMware ESX
9 28 (0.84%) vSphere
10 24 (0.72%) Terminal Services
10 24 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
11 20 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.21%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.18%) XenServer
15 5 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (0.12%) Firmware
16 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.090%) SRDF
17 3 (0.090%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 69 (2.06%) SCCM
2 40 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
3 34 (1.01%) SCOM
4 24 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
5 21 (0.63%) WSUS
6 17 (0.51%) SCOrch
7 16 (0.48%) Backup Exec
8 15 (0.45%) NetBackup
9 13 (0.39%) SCVMM
10 12 (0.36%) Perfmon
11 11 (0.33%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 8 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.21%) DameWare
14 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 7 (0.21%) OpenAM
14 7 (0.21%) Puppet
15 5 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (0.15%) Simpana
15 5 (0.15%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 1589 (47.42%) Microsoft
2 282 (8.42%) VMware
3 275 (8.21%) Oracle
4 177 (5.28%) Tableau
5 133 (3.97%) Cisco
6 102 (3.04%) SAP
7 94 (2.81%) HP
8 86 (2.57%) Citrix
8 86 (2.57%) NetApp
9 78 (2.33%) Cognos
10 75 (2.24%) Informatica
11 63 (1.88%) IBM
12 44 (1.31%) Talend
13 42 (1.25%) Google
13 42 (1.25%) Symantec
14 40 (1.19%) Dell
15 37 (1.10%) RedGate
16 36 (1.07%) Apple
17 34 (1.01%) Capita
17 34 (1.01%) Facebook
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + bonus + share scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + great benefits including 8% pension & privat
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Coded People
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Intech 7
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum excellent salary, benefits and worki
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45K
Posted: 2 days ago