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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK
Rank 247 201 163
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -38
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1117 1737 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 1.74% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.38% 5.41% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1495 1819
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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
25517 32124 32601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.24% 32.14% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21941 27168 27990
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -44 1027 £46,924 +4.27% 146
London -59 400 £52,500 - 59
South East -14 206 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Yorkshire -8 147 £40,000 +2.56% 10
West Yorkshire -12 109 £40,000 - 4
Leeds -7 104 £40,000 - 4
East of England +7 78 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Surrey +25 76 £52,500 +16.66% 9
City of London -37 68 £55,000 - 16
West Midlands -18 55 £42,500 +13.33% 10
North West -90 51 £40,000 -5.88% 10
South West -42 47 £34,000 -15.00% 12
Scotland +39 38 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Berkshire +13 38 £50,000 +17.64% 4
East Midlands +2 34 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Hampshire -6 34 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Essex +19 28 £48,750 -2.50% 2
Birmingham -14 27 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Hertfordshire +9 26 £52,500 -3.66% 5
Glasgow +42 24 £46,000 +26.89% 1
Manchester -72 23 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Woking +25 22 £55,000 +83.33% 1
North Yorkshire +16 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Wales +14 22 £40,000 +1.26% 2
Nottingham -1 22 £35,000 -30.00%
Nottinghamshire -3 22 £35,000 -30.00%
Guildford +31 20 £55,000 +37.50% 2
South Wales +16 19 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Oxfordshire +10 18 £40,000 +14.28%
Brentwood - 17 £57,500 -

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 2584 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1782 (68.96%) SQL
3 1271 (49.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 1249 (48.34%) Microsoft
5 1052 (40.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 999 (38.66%) T-SQL
7 949 (36.73%) .NET
8 938 (36.30%) C#
9 857 (33.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 752 (29.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 736 (28.48%) Business Intelligence
12 713 (27.59%) Windows
13 601 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
14 600 (23.22%) ASP.NET
15 594 (22.99%) MS Excel
16 588 (22.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 535 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
18 516 (19.97%) JavaScript
19 507 (19.62%) HTML
20 503 (19.47%) Finance
21 496 (19.20%) ETL
22 469 (18.15%) CSS
23 429 (16.60%) Windows Server
24 423 (16.37%) MVC
25 418 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
26 364 (14.09%) Degree
27 361 (13.97%) Visual Studio
28 351 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
29 318 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
30 306 (11.84%) .NET Framework

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
1 247 (9.56%) SharePoint
2 218 (8.44%) IIS
3 176 (6.81%) MS Exchange
4 106 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 88 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 87 (3.37%) CMS
7 60 (2.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 48 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 45 (1.74%) Tomcat
9 45 (1.74%) Umbraco
10 40 (1.55%) Apache
10 40 (1.55%) WebSphere
11 39 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
12 35 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 29 (1.12%) JBoss
13 29 (1.12%) Skype for Business
14 15 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (0.58%) SAS
14 15 (0.58%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 594 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 119 (4.61%) MS Office
3 16 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 15 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.39%) InDesign
6 5 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.19%) InVision
6 5 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.43%) SAP BPC
4 8 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.23%) Sage 1000
7 5 (0.19%) Magento
8 4 (0.15%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.15%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.12%) Bankmaster
9 3 (0.12%) FastStats
9 3 (0.12%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.039%) Eagle PACE
11 1 (0.039%) LatentZero
11 1 (0.039%) Pegasus Opera
11 1 (0.039%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.039%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.039%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 258 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (4.14%) Office 365
3 105 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (1.16%) SaaS
5 26 (1.01%) GitHub
6 20 (0.77%) PaaS
7 11 (0.43%) IaaS
8 10 (0.39%) Data Lake Analytics
9 6 (0.23%) Google Play
10 5 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.19%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.15%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.077%) Yammer
13 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.64%) DNS
2 93 (3.60%) SAN
3 85 (3.29%) Firewall
4 63 (2.44%) DHCP
5 57 (2.21%) Internet
6 55 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 52 (2.01%) LAN
8 51 (1.97%) VPN
9 48 (1.86%) WAN
10 38 (1.47%) NAS
10 38 (1.47%) VoIP
11 31 (1.20%) Intranet
12 25 (0.97%) HTTP
13 21 (0.81%) Network Security
14 19 (0.74%) Skype
14 19 (0.74%) VLAN
15 18 (0.70%) Wireless
16 13 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (0.46%) MPLS
17 12 (0.46%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2584 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1271 (49.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 1052 (40.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 857 (33.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 752 (29.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 601 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
7 588 (22.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 418 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 231 (8.94%) SQL Server 2016
10 227 (8.78%) Relational Database
11 171 (6.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 153 (5.92%) Power BI
13 107 (4.14%) OLAP
14 102 (3.95%) MySQL
15 85 (3.29%) Big Data
16 79 (3.06%) NoSQL
17 73 (2.83%) RDBMS
18 61 (2.36%) Hadoop
19 60 (2.32%) SQL Server 2000
20 50 (1.93%) DTS
Development Applications
1 361 (13.97%) Visual Studio
2 258 (9.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 97 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 63 (2.44%) NUnit
5 51 (1.97%) TeamCity
6 37 (1.43%) Moq
7 31 (1.20%) Subversion
8 30 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 28 (1.08%) JIRA
10 26 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
11 25 (0.97%) MSTest
12 23 (0.89%) Selenium
13 21 (0.81%) Jenkins
13 21 (0.81%) SpecFlow
14 20 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
15 15 (0.58%) Bitbucket
16 9 (0.35%) NCrunch
16 9 (0.35%) ReSharper
17 8 (0.31%) MSBuild
18 7 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 503 (19.47%) Finance
2 159 (6.15%) Banking
3 89 (3.44%) Marketing
4 77 (2.98%) Advertising
5 73 (2.83%) Retail
6 67 (2.59%) Legal
7 39 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 38 (1.47%) Back Office
9 34 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 33 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 28 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 25 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 23 (0.89%) Law
14 22 (0.85%) Automotive
15 19 (0.74%) Publishing
16 13 (0.50%) Games
17 12 (0.46%) Music Industry
18 10 (0.39%) Billing
18 10 (0.39%) Military
19 9 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1357 (52.52%) Developer
2 564 (21.83%) SQL Developer
3 526 (20.36%) DBA
4 515 (19.93%) .NET Developer
5 453 (17.53%) SQL DBA
6 419 (16.22%) C# Developer
7 327 (12.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 299 (11.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 287 (11.11%) Senior Developer
10 260 (10.06%) Analyst
11 207 (8.01%) Administrator
12 204 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
13 199 (7.70%) SQL Server Developer
14 166 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
15 146 (5.65%) SSIS Developer
16 141 (5.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 140 (5.42%) SQL BI Developer
18 132 (5.11%) Senior SQL Developer
19 121 (4.68%) Software Developer
20 116 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 949 (36.73%) .NET
2 600 (23.22%) ASP.NET
3 507 (19.62%) HTML
4 469 (18.15%) CSS
5 306 (11.84%) .NET Framework
6 293 (11.34%) jQuery
7 271 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 239 (9.25%) Web Services
9 192 (7.43%) AngularJS
10 179 (6.93%) WCF
11 174 (6.73%) XML
12 172 (6.66%) Ajax
13 168 (6.50%) HTML5
14 167 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 128 (4.95%) Entity Framework
16 102 (3.95%) CSS3
17 95 (3.68%) MDX
18 93 (3.60%) SOAP
19 91 (3.52%) WPF
20 75 (2.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 223 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 208 (8.05%) Replication
3 176 (6.81%) Clustering
4 170 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 70 (2.71%) Data Centre
6 63 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 56 (2.17%) Data Integration
8 55 (2.13%) Statistics
9 54 (2.09%) Management Information System
10 47 (1.82%) Visualisation
11 43 (1.66%) Mathematics
12 32 (1.24%) iPad
13 30 (1.16%) Fintech
14 29 (1.12%) Biotechnology
14 29 (1.12%) Driving Licence
15 26 (1.01%) Mobile App
15 26 (1.01%) Reinsurance
16 25 (0.97%) User Experience
17 24 (0.93%) NHS
18 19 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 713 (27.59%) Windows
2 429 (16.60%) Windows Server
3 351 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 318 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 76 (2.94%) Linux
7 70 (2.71%) Windows 7
8 66 (2.55%) Unix
9 44 (1.70%) Windows 8
10 34 (1.32%) Windows XP
11 26 (1.01%) Windows 10
12 25 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (0.85%) Android
14 21 (0.81%) HPUX
14 21 (0.81%) Solaris
15 13 (0.50%) Apple iOS
16 12 (0.46%) Windows Vista
17 9 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
18 8 (0.31%) AIX
19 6 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (28.48%) Business Intelligence
2 535 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
3 496 (19.20%) ETL
4 423 (16.37%) MVC
5 288 (11.15%) Performance Tuning
6 231 (8.94%) Scrum
7 203 (7.86%) ITIL
8 184 (7.12%) Web Development
9 181 (7.00%) High Availability
10 170 (6.58%) Migration
10 170 (6.58%) SDLC
11 148 (5.73%) Unit Testing
12 147 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
13 145 (5.61%) TDD
14 137 (5.30%) Data Modelling
15 129 (4.99%) Software Engineering
16 110 (4.26%) Analytics
17 101 (3.91%) Mentoring
18 97 (3.75%) OO
19 90 (3.48%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1782 (68.96%) SQL
2 999 (38.66%) T-SQL
3 938 (36.30%) C#
4 516 (19.97%) JavaScript
5 243 (9.40%) PowerShell
6 123 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 69 (2.67%) VBA
8 58 (2.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 57 (2.21%) Java
10 52 (2.01%) R
11 48 (1.86%) VB
12 29 (1.12%) VBScript
13 19 (0.74%) Python
14 18 (0.70%) PHP
15 17 (0.66%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.43%) C++
16 11 (0.43%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.31%) TypeScript
17 8 (0.31%) X++
18 5 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 364 (14.09%) Degree
2 236 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 93 (3.60%) MCSE
4 83 (3.21%) MCSA
5 38 (1.47%) MCITP
6 32 (1.24%) MCTS
7 24 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 20 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (0.74%) MCP
11 14 (0.54%) SC Cleared
12 13 (0.50%) CCNA
12 13 (0.50%) CCNP
12 13 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (0.39%) MCSD
14 9 (0.35%) NCIE
15 7 (0.27%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.27%) MCAD
15 7 (0.27%) MCDBA
15 7 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (3.10%) SLA
2 78 (3.02%) QA
3 26 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.35%) DICOM
5 9 (0.35%) HL7
6 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.077%) ISO 14000
9 1 (0.039%) COBIT
9 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 264 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 120 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (4.14%) Hyper-V
4 64 (2.48%) vSphere
5 44 (1.70%) XenApp
6 32 (1.24%) XenDesktop
7 25 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
9 21 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (0.77%) VMware ESX
11 19 (0.74%) Docker
11 19 (0.74%) Terminal Services
12 15 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
13 14 (0.54%) Firmware
14 10 (0.39%) XenServer
15 7 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.19%) Terminal Server
17 4 (0.15%) ISA Server
18 3 (0.12%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 78 (3.02%) SCCM
2 44 (1.70%) SCOM
3 28 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
4 27 (1.04%) WSUS
5 23 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
6 16 (0.62%) Backup Exec
7 13 (0.50%) Nagios
8 11 (0.43%) NetBackup
9 10 (0.39%) Control-M
9 10 (0.39%) Puppet
10 9 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.27%) SCVMM
12 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 5 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.15%) Data Guard
14 4 (0.15%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
14 4 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.15%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1249 (48.34%) Microsoft
2 199 (7.70%) Oracle
3 181 (7.00%) VMware
4 150 (5.80%) Tableau
5 102 (3.95%) Citrix
6 86 (3.33%) Cisco
7 67 (2.59%) HP
8 49 (1.90%) IBM
9 39 (1.51%) SAP
9 39 (1.51%) Sybase
10 33 (1.28%) Sitecore
11 29 (1.12%) Cognos
12 25 (0.97%) NetApp
12 25 (0.97%) Red Hat
13 24 (0.93%) Telerik
14 23 (0.89%) CommVault
15 21 (0.81%) Facebook
16 20 (0.77%) Talend
17 19 (0.74%) Veeam
17 19 (0.74%) Xamarin
Worcestershire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £38500 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Resource Group
Salary: £40-55K + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-65,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + EXTENSIVE BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 75k per year + Amazing Bens!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 24 days holiday, flexible working, 3
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 hour week, 4=24 days holiday, Pen
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago