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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 210 182 160
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1489 2010 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.58% 1.84% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.34% 5.96% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1795 1934
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,600 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
27899 33705 35855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.60% 30.81% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23759 28514 30081
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -33 1427 £45,000 - 138
London -20 555 £50,000 -9.09% 36
South East -89 241 £42,500 - 18
Yorkshire +8 160 £42,500 - 24
City of London +29 133 £55,000 -4.34% 9
West Yorkshire -5 133 £42,500 - 14
North West -39 123 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Leeds +15 114 £42,500 - 12
South West +30 92 £37,500 -6.25% 10
East of England -14 88 £46,250 +2.77% 6
West Midlands -4 82 £37,500 -6.25% 11
East Midlands +8 71 £43,000 +1.17% 7
Berkshire -1 55 £48,750 +21.87% 6
Hampshire -49 54 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Manchester -47 51 £45,000 -1.63% 12
Surrey -50 37 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Leicestershire +16 34 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Staffordshire +21 33 £25,000 -28.05% 3
Cambridgeshire +22 31 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Merseyside +16 31 £45,000 +40.62% 7
Liverpool +9 31 £45,000 +40.62% 5
Cheshire +6 31 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -16 31 £49,000 +15.29% 2
West Sussex +5 28 £37,500 -7.97% 4
Nottinghamshire -5 28 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Birmingham -35 28 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Nottingham -3 27 £42,500 +6.25%
Somerset +14 26 £36,250 -14.70% 2
Warrington +1 25 £45,000 +25.00% 1
North Yorkshire +25 24 £65,000 +62.50% 2

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 3023 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2125 (70.29%) SQL
3 1587 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1417 (46.87%) Microsoft
5 1284 (42.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1114 (36.85%) .NET
7 1104 (36.52%) T-SQL
8 1092 (36.12%) C#
9 1058 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 876 (28.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 865 (28.61%) Business Intelligence
12 779 (25.77%) Windows
13 767 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
14 758 (25.07%) ASP.NET
15 698 (23.09%) MS Excel
16 687 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 661 (21.87%) Finance
18 653 (21.60%) ETL
19 650 (21.50%) Data Warehouse
20 616 (20.38%) MVC
21 614 (20.31%) JavaScript
22 610 (20.18%) HTML
23 585 (19.35%) CSS
24 545 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
25 532 (17.60%) Windows Server
26 473 (15.65%) Degree
27 452 (14.95%) jQuery
28 413 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
29 399 (13.20%) Visual Studio
30 393 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 323 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 262 (8.67%) IIS
3 175 (5.79%) MS Exchange
4 103 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 99 (3.27%) CMS
6 82 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 75 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 75 (2.48%) Tomcat
8 66 (2.18%) Umbraco
9 62 (2.05%) Apache
10 61 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
11 57 (1.89%) WebSphere
12 49 (1.62%) JBoss
13 48 (1.59%) Skype for Business
14 46 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
15 41 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
16 29 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
17 26 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 24 (0.79%) Confluence
18 24 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 698 (23.09%) MS Excel
2 108 (3.57%) MS Office
3 9 (0.30%) HipChat
4 8 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.066%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.066%) InDesign
7 2 (0.066%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.033%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 93 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (0.83%) SAP Business One
4 17 (0.56%) SAP BPC
5 13 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (0.40%) Markit EDM
7 11 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
9 7 (0.23%) LatentZero
9 7 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
9 7 (0.23%) thinkFolio
10 6 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
11 5 (0.17%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 5 (0.17%) Infor M3
11 5 (0.17%) Magento
11 5 (0.17%) Unica
12 4 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 4 (0.13%) FastStats
13 3 (0.099%) Eagle PACE
13 3 (0.099%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 184 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 99 (3.27%) Office 365
4 60 (1.98%) GitHub
5 58 (1.92%) SaaS
6 25 (0.83%) PaaS
7 12 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.40%) Google Analytics
7 12 (0.40%) IaaS
8 7 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
8 7 (0.23%) Data Lake Analytics
9 5 (0.17%) BlueKai
9 5 (0.17%) Google Play
10 4 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.13%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.066%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 150 (4.96%) SAN
2 93 (3.08%) Firewall
3 92 (3.04%) DNS
4 55 (1.82%) LAN
4 55 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 54 (1.79%) HTTP
5 54 (1.79%) NAS
6 52 (1.72%) WAN
7 47 (1.55%) DHCP
7 47 (1.55%) Internet
8 41 (1.36%) VPN
9 30 (0.99%) Skype
10 25 (0.83%) Wireless
11 22 (0.73%) VoIP
12 21 (0.69%) Intranet
12 21 (0.69%) WebEx
13 20 (0.66%) SSL
13 20 (0.66%) VLAN
14 17 (0.56%) MPLS
15 14 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3023 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1587 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1284 (42.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1058 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 876 (28.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 687 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 650 (21.50%) Data Warehouse
8 545 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 236 (7.81%) Relational Database
10 169 (5.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 161 (5.33%) SQL Server 2016
12 157 (5.19%) MySQL
13 146 (4.83%) Power BI
14 145 (4.80%) OLAP
15 134 (4.43%) SQL Server 2000
16 94 (3.11%) NoSQL
17 84 (2.78%) Oracle Database
18 74 (2.45%) OLAP Cube
19 73 (2.41%) RDBMS
20 70 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 399 (13.20%) Visual Studio
2 367 (12.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 173 (5.72%) Git (software)
4 118 (3.90%) NUnit
5 100 (3.31%) JIRA
6 68 (2.25%) Bitbucket
7 67 (2.22%) Subversion
8 54 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 46 (1.52%) TeamCity
10 35 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
11 29 (0.96%) Selenium
12 27 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 25 (0.83%) Mercurial
14 23 (0.76%) ERwin
15 22 (0.73%) Moq
16 20 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
17 19 (0.63%) PowerDesigner
18 18 (0.60%) MSTest
19 16 (0.53%) NCrunch
20 15 (0.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 661 (21.87%) Finance
2 181 (5.99%) Banking
3 80 (2.65%) Retail
4 78 (2.58%) Marketing
5 63 (2.08%) Legal
6 52 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 45 (1.49%) Advertising
8 43 (1.42%) Back Office
9 41 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 40 (1.32%) Manufacturing
11 38 (1.26%) Games
12 29 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 26 (0.86%) Investment Banking
14 23 (0.76%) Law
15 18 (0.60%) Billing
16 17 (0.56%) Automotive
17 16 (0.53%) Publishing
18 14 (0.46%) Front Office
19 11 (0.36%) Electronics
20 7 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1561 (51.64%) Developer
2 640 (21.17%) DBA
3 610 (20.18%) SQL Developer
4 594 (19.65%) .NET Developer
5 566 (18.72%) SQL DBA
6 501 (16.57%) C# Developer
7 395 (13.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 377 (12.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 299 (9.89%) Analyst
10 293 (9.69%) Senior Developer
11 267 (8.83%) SQL Server DBA
12 253 (8.37%) SQL Server Developer
13 241 (7.97%) Administrator
14 236 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
15 218 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 205 (6.78%) SSIS Developer
17 181 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 161 (5.33%) SQL BI Developer
19 158 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
20 148 (4.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1114 (36.85%) .NET
2 758 (25.07%) ASP.NET
3 610 (20.18%) HTML
4 585 (19.35%) CSS
5 452 (14.95%) jQuery
6 413 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 365 (12.07%) .NET Framework
8 300 (9.92%) Web Services
9 256 (8.47%) AngularJS
10 253 (8.37%) XML
11 244 (8.07%) WCF
12 209 (6.91%) HTML5
13 198 (6.55%) Ajax
14 165 (5.46%) Entity Framework
15 160 (5.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 157 (5.19%) CSS3
17 145 (4.80%) MDX
18 111 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 107 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 101 (3.34%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 311 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 247 (8.17%) Replication
3 210 (6.95%) Computer Science
4 159 (5.26%) Clustering
5 86 (2.84%) Visualisation
6 83 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 79 (2.61%) Data Integration
8 67 (2.22%) Data Centre
9 59 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 52 (1.72%) Statistics
11 48 (1.59%) User Experience
12 44 (1.46%) Artificial Intelligence
13 42 (1.39%) Mathematics
14 39 (1.29%) iPad
15 31 (1.03%) Fintech
16 27 (0.89%) Mobile App
17 24 (0.79%) Driving Licence
17 24 (0.79%) N-Tier
18 23 (0.76%) Biotechnology
19 21 (0.69%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 779 (25.77%) Windows
2 532 (17.60%) Windows Server
3 393 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 365 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 124 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 120 (3.97%) Windows 7
7 118 (3.90%) Linux
8 76 (2.51%) Unix
9 47 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 47 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 41 (1.36%) Solaris
11 35 (1.16%) Android
12 28 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 27 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 27 (0.89%) Windows XP
14 14 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
15 13 (0.43%) Windows Vista
16 12 (0.40%) Ubuntu
17 10 (0.33%) HPUX
18 7 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 865 (28.61%) Business Intelligence
2 767 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 653 (21.60%) ETL
4 616 (20.38%) MVC
5 367 (12.14%) Scrum
6 308 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
7 277 (9.16%) Web Development
8 246 (8.14%) ITIL
9 178 (5.89%) SDLC
10 175 (5.79%) Data Modelling
10 175 (5.79%) Unit Testing
11 166 (5.49%) High Availability
12 158 (5.23%) Software Engineering
13 156 (5.16%) TDD
14 147 (4.86%) Migration
15 146 (4.83%) Analytics
16 142 (4.70%) Kimball Methodology
17 135 (4.47%) CRM
17 135 (4.47%) OO
18 134 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2125 (70.29%) SQL
2 1104 (36.52%) T-SQL
3 1092 (36.12%) C#
4 614 (20.31%) JavaScript
5 292 (9.66%) PowerShell
6 142 (4.70%) VB.NET
7 104 (3.44%) Java
8 67 (2.22%) VBA
9 61 (2.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 60 (1.98%) R
11 48 (1.59%) VB
12 31 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 26 (0.86%) PHP
14 17 (0.56%) Ruby
15 16 (0.53%) Python
16 15 (0.50%) C++
17 14 (0.46%) Perl
17 14 (0.46%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.46%) X++
18 13 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 473 (15.65%) Degree
2 245 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 96 (3.18%) MCSE
4 72 (2.38%) MCSA
5 56 (1.85%) MCITP
6 47 (1.55%) Security Cleared
7 45 (1.49%) MCTS
8 37 (1.22%) MCP
9 36 (1.19%) MCDBA
10 33 (1.09%) SC Cleared
11 20 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (0.53%) CCNA
13 16 (0.53%) DV Cleared
14 13 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (0.40%) HND
15 12 (0.40%) MCSD
15 12 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
16 11 (0.36%) MCAD
17 8 (0.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (3.14%) SLA
2 92 (3.04%) QA
3 55 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.46%) DICOM
4 14 (0.46%) HL7
4 14 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.17%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.033%) COBIT
7 1 (0.033%) COSHH
System Software
1 299 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 130 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 49 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
5 42 (1.39%) vSphere
6 38 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
8 31 (1.03%) XenApp
9 29 (0.96%) VMware ESX
10 21 (0.69%) XenDesktop
11 19 (0.63%) Terminal Services
12 14 (0.46%) Docker
13 12 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
15 10 (0.33%) Firmware
16 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.20%) Terminal Server
17 6 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 5 (0.17%) GlusterFS
19 4 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 68 (2.25%) SCCM
2 35 (1.16%) SCOM
3 30 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
4 28 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
5 20 (0.66%) WSUS
6 19 (0.63%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (0.40%) SCVMM
8 10 (0.33%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 10 (0.33%) OpenAM
8 10 (0.33%) Perfmon
9 9 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (0.26%) DameWare
11 6 (0.20%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.17%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.17%) SnapMirror
12 5 (0.17%) SnapVault
13 4 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1417 (46.87%) Microsoft
2 252 (8.34%) Oracle
3 238 (7.87%) VMware
4 184 (6.09%) Tableau
5 98 (3.24%) Cisco
6 92 (3.04%) SAP
7 91 (3.01%) HP
8 86 (2.84%) Citrix
9 72 (2.38%) IBM
10 53 (1.75%) NetApp
11 50 (1.65%) Cognos
12 44 (1.46%) Informatica
13 36 (1.19%) Symantec
14 35 (1.16%) Talend
15 34 (1.12%) Red Hat
16 31 (1.03%) EMC
17 30 (0.99%) Veeam
18 29 (0.96%) RedGate
19 28 (0.93%) Google
20 27 (0.89%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus etc...
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + on call, allowances
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + pension, excellent training opps
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, bonus, healthcare, dental +
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago