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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK
Rank 248 189 160
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1077 1827 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.78% 1.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.22% 5.65% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1553 1866
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%

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
25501 32364 32840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.37% 31.60% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21700 27465 28138
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -71 979 £47,500 +5.55% 153
London -76 401 £52,500 - 58
South East -17 176 £50,000 +11.11% 33
Yorkshire -22 134 £40,000 - 11
West Yorkshire -36 95 £40,000 - 7
Leeds -13 89 £40,000 - 4
City of London -39 77 £55,000 +2.80% 18
East of England -16 71 £46,924 +4.27% 3
North West -88 61 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Surrey +38 58 £52,500 -2.32% 8
West Midlands +4 51 £42,500 +6.25% 16
South West -9 50 £40,000 - 8
Berkshire +18 43 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Scotland +35 41 £40,000 -13.97% 4
Wales +24 35 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hampshire +6 32 £40,000 -5.88% 9
South Wales +28 30 £38,750 -8.82% 1
East Midlands +11 28 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Hertfordshire +27 27 £45,000 -20.00% 1
North Yorkshire +5 26 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester -66 25 £35,000 -17.64% 13
Cheshire +12 24 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Glasgow +33 22 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Birmingham +9 20 £45,000 +14.64% 5
Bristol -14 19 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Guildford +32 18 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Essex +6 18 £47,500 -9.52%
Reading +18 17 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Nottingham +5 17 £35,000 -30.00%
Nottinghamshire -3 17 £35,000 -30.00%

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 2488 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1699 (68.29%) SQL
3 1213 (48.75%) Microsoft
4 1167 (46.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 990 (39.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 983 (39.51%) T-SQL
7 944 (37.94%) .NET
8 928 (37.30%) C#
9 824 (33.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 736 (29.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 726 (29.18%) Windows
12 701 (28.18%) Business Intelligence
13 599 (24.08%) MS Excel
14 585 (23.51%) Data Warehouse
15 573 (23.03%) ASP.NET
16 570 (22.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 524 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
18 489 (19.65%) Finance
19 487 (19.57%) JavaScript
20 484 (19.45%) ETL
21 461 (18.53%) HTML
22 446 (17.93%) Windows Server
23 426 (17.12%) CSS
24 418 (16.80%) MVC
25 372 (14.95%) Visual Studio
26 371 (14.91%) SQL Server 2005
26 371 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
27 319 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
28 316 (12.70%) Degree
29 315 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 257 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 219 (8.80%) IIS
3 163 (6.55%) MS Exchange
4 107 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 97 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 63 (2.53%) CMS
7 60 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 49 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 40 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 37 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 37 (1.49%) Skype for Business
11 34 (1.37%) WebSphere
12 33 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
12 33 (1.33%) Umbraco
13 32 (1.29%) Apache
14 22 (0.88%) JBoss
15 21 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (0.76%) SAS
17 14 (0.56%) MQSeries
18 12 (0.48%) Moodle
Applications
1 599 (24.08%) MS Excel
2 126 (5.06%) MS Office
3 18 (0.72%) InfoPath
4 15 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.40%) InDesign
6 5 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.20%) InVision
6 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.36%) SAP BPC
4 9 (0.36%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.24%) Sage 1000
6 5 (0.20%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.12%) Magento
8 3 (0.12%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.12%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.080%) FastStats
9 2 (0.080%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.080%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.040%) Pegasus Opera
10 1 (0.040%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 315 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 122 (4.90%) Office 365
3 109 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (1.13%) SaaS
5 26 (1.05%) GitHub
6 19 (0.76%) PaaS
7 15 (0.60%) IaaS
8 9 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
9 5 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.20%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.16%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.12%) Google Play
11 3 (0.12%) Yammer
12 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.040%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.94%) DNS
1 98 (3.94%) SAN
2 76 (3.05%) Firewall
3 75 (3.01%) DHCP
4 58 (2.33%) LAN
4 58 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 56 (2.25%) Internet
6 53 (2.13%) VPN
7 52 (2.09%) WAN
8 47 (1.89%) NAS
9 44 (1.77%) VoIP
10 38 (1.53%) Intranet
11 22 (0.88%) HTTP
12 21 (0.84%) Skype
13 19 (0.76%) VLAN
13 19 (0.76%) Wireless
14 18 (0.72%) Network Security
15 13 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (0.48%) MPLS
17 11 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2488 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1167 (46.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 990 (39.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 824 (33.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 736 (29.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 585 (23.51%) Data Warehouse
7 570 (22.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 371 (14.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 258 (10.37%) SQL Server 2016
10 214 (8.60%) Relational Database
11 170 (6.83%) Power BI
12 150 (6.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 115 (4.62%) OLAP
14 86 (3.46%) Big Data
15 76 (3.05%) MySQL
16 66 (2.65%) NoSQL
16 66 (2.65%) RDBMS
17 53 (2.13%) Hadoop
17 53 (2.13%) MongoDB
18 52 (2.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 372 (14.95%) Visual Studio
2 244 (9.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 87 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 66 (2.65%) NUnit
5 60 (2.41%) TeamCity
6 34 (1.37%) Moq
7 32 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
8 27 (1.09%) Selenium
9 26 (1.05%) Jenkins
9 26 (1.05%) MSTest
10 25 (1.00%) SpecFlow
10 25 (1.00%) Subversion
11 23 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 22 (0.88%) JIRA
13 12 (0.48%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.48%) ReSharper
14 11 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
15 10 (0.40%) Protractor
16 8 (0.32%) MSBuild
16 8 (0.32%) WiX
General
1 489 (19.65%) Finance
2 158 (6.35%) Banking
3 90 (3.62%) Marketing
4 85 (3.42%) Legal
5 83 (3.34%) Advertising
6 78 (3.14%) Retail
7 40 (1.61%) Back Office
8 34 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 31 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 30 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 29 (1.17%) Law
13 27 (1.09%) Publishing
14 22 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 19 (0.76%) Automotive
16 13 (0.52%) Music Industry
17 12 (0.48%) Games
18 10 (0.40%) Electronics
18 10 (0.40%) Military
19 5 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1289 (51.81%) Developer
2 518 (20.82%) SQL Developer
3 485 (19.49%) .NET Developer
4 460 (18.49%) DBA
5 395 (15.88%) SQL DBA
6 386 (15.51%) C# Developer
7 295 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 288 (11.58%) Senior Developer
9 279 (11.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 244 (9.81%) Analyst
11 190 (7.64%) Administrator
12 177 (7.11%) SQL Server DBA
13 171 (6.87%) SQL Server Developer
14 150 (6.03%) ASP.NET Developer
15 133 (5.35%) SSIS Developer
16 127 (5.10%) SQL BI Developer
17 125 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 116 (4.66%) Senior SQL Developer
19 109 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
20 103 (4.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 944 (37.94%) .NET
2 573 (23.03%) ASP.NET
3 461 (18.53%) HTML
4 426 (17.12%) CSS
5 294 (11.82%) .NET Framework
6 261 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 259 (10.41%) jQuery
8 219 (8.80%) Web Services
9 198 (7.96%) AngularJS
10 173 (6.95%) XML
11 172 (6.91%) WCF
12 170 (6.83%) Ajax
12 170 (6.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 148 (5.95%) HTML5
14 119 (4.78%) Entity Framework
15 106 (4.26%) MDX
16 90 (3.62%) SOAP
17 85 (3.42%) WPF
18 84 (3.38%) CSS3
19 70 (2.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 197 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 185 (7.44%) Replication
3 179 (7.19%) Clustering
4 152 (6.11%) Computer Science
5 63 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 58 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 50 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 41 (1.65%) Fintech
9 27 (1.09%) iPad
10 24 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 23 (0.92%) Driving Licence
11 23 (0.92%) Reinsurance
12 21 (0.84%) Virtual Team
13 20 (0.80%) Derivative
13 20 (0.80%) NHS
13 20 (0.80%) User Experience
14 19 (0.76%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.76%) Mobile App
15 15 (0.60%) Biotechnology
16 12 (0.48%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 726 (29.18%) Windows
2 446 (17.93%) Windows Server
3 371 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 319 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (3.34%) Linux
6 77 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (2.41%) Windows 7
8 56 (2.25%) Unix
9 41 (1.65%) Windows 8
10 34 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 28 (1.13%) Windows 10
12 21 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (0.76%) HPUX
14 12 (0.48%) Android
15 11 (0.44%) Solaris
16 10 (0.40%) Windows Vista
17 9 (0.36%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
18 7 (0.28%) AIX
19 4 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 701 (28.18%) Business Intelligence
2 524 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
3 484 (19.45%) ETL
4 418 (16.80%) MVC
5 260 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
6 236 (9.49%) Scrum
7 186 (7.48%) ITIL
8 175 (7.03%) Migration
9 165 (6.63%) High Availability
10 156 (6.27%) TDD
11 153 (6.15%) SDLC
12 148 (5.95%) Unit Testing
13 142 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 142 (5.71%) Web Development
14 135 (5.43%) Data Modelling
15 124 (4.98%) Software Engineering
16 117 (4.70%) Mentoring
17 110 (4.42%) Analytics
18 100 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
19 94 (3.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1699 (68.29%) SQL
2 983 (39.51%) T-SQL
3 928 (37.30%) C#
4 487 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 267 (10.73%) PowerShell
6 140 (5.63%) VB.NET
7 71 (2.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 68 (2.73%) VBA
9 56 (2.25%) Java
10 45 (1.81%) VB
11 39 (1.57%) VBScript
12 34 (1.37%) R
13 21 (0.84%) PHP
14 20 (0.80%) Python
15 19 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 17 (0.68%) TypeScript
17 11 (0.44%) C++
18 8 (0.32%) PL/SQL
19 6 (0.24%) C
19 6 (0.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 316 (12.70%) Degree
2 226 (9.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (3.90%) MCSE
4 79 (3.18%) MCSA
5 38 (1.53%) MCITP
6 29 (1.17%) MCTS
7 24 (0.96%) MCP
8 21 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (0.76%) Security Cleared
11 18 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (0.52%) CCNA
13 12 (0.48%) CCNP
13 12 (0.48%) SC Cleared
14 9 (0.36%) NCIE
15 7 (0.28%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.28%) ISEB
15 7 (0.28%) MCDBA
16 6 (0.24%) HND
16 6 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.34%) QA
2 73 (2.93%) SLA
3 27 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.12%) IFRS
7 3 (0.12%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.080%) DICOM
8 2 (0.080%) HL7
8 2 (0.080%) ISO 14000
8 2 (0.080%) MiFID
9 1 (0.040%) COBIT
9 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 262 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 137 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 70 (2.81%) vSphere
5 52 (2.09%) XenApp
6 35 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (1.21%) XenDesktop
8 19 (0.76%) Docker
8 19 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (0.72%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.52%) Terminal Services
11 12 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (0.48%) XenServer
12 11 (0.44%) Firmware
12 11 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.20%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.080%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 83 (3.34%) SCCM
2 44 (1.77%) SCOM
3 26 (1.05%) WSUS
4 24 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
5 22 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
6 17 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 15 (0.60%) Nagios
8 14 (0.56%) Control-M
9 12 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 10 (0.40%) Puppet
11 7 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.24%) Perfmon
13 5 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.16%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 4 (0.16%) SCVMM
14 4 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 4 (0.16%) vMotion
15 3 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1213 (48.75%) Microsoft
2 201 (8.08%) VMware
3 188 (7.56%) Oracle
4 146 (5.87%) Tableau
5 100 (4.02%) Citrix
6 79 (3.18%) Cisco
7 60 (2.41%) HP
8 57 (2.29%) IBM
9 41 (1.65%) SAP
10 34 (1.37%) NetApp
11 33 (1.33%) Sitecore
12 32 (1.29%) Sybase
13 26 (1.05%) Cognos
14 24 (0.96%) Red Hat
15 22 (0.88%) CommVault
15 22 (0.88%) Facebook
16 21 (0.84%) Telerik
17 20 (0.80%) Veeam
18 19 (0.76%) SolarWinds
19 16 (0.64%) Adobe
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £50k + £5k benefits/cash alte
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Holiday buy/sale etc
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £43000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k+
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + pension, holidays and flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago