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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 229 197 162
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1332 1841 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.48% 1.72% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 5.37% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1623 1872
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
26981 34283 34689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.95% 31.96% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23113 28894 29615
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 7 December 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 7 December 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
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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 -41 1255 £45,000 - 135
London -25 472 £52,500 - 47
South East -59 202 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Yorkshire +27 190 £40,000 - 13
West Yorkshire +34 147 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Leeds +31 127 £40,250 +0.62% 7
City of London +12 102 £55,000 - 10
East of England +1 96 £47,500 +4.39% 6
North West -61 92 £42,500 - 9
South West -4 74 £32,500 -18.75% 26
West Midlands -28 72 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Surrey -34 58 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Manchester -43 46 £40,000 -6.97% 3
Berkshire +30 45 £47,500 +11.76% 8
East Midlands -26 41 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Essex +23 37 £47,500 -5.00%
Hampshire -54 34 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Hertfordshire +10 31 £52,500 +13.51% 4
Scotland +26 29 £40,000 +5.96% 4
North Yorkshire +23 29 £32,500 -18.75% 3
West Sussex +36 27 £40,000 - 1
Somerset +22 27 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Brentwood +21 27 £57,500 -25.80%
Birmingham -21 24 £40,000 +6.66%
Reading +8 22 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Merseyside -1 22 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Liverpool -14 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Glasgow +25 20 £46,000 +22.66% 1
Woking +17 20 £55,000 +83.33%
Staffordshire +3 20 £31,250 +20.19% 1

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2865 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1978 (69.04%) SQL
3 1402 (48.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1383 (48.27%) Microsoft
5 1170 (40.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1077 (37.59%) T-SQL
7 1039 (36.27%) .NET
8 1033 (36.06%) C#
9 955 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 822 (28.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 802 (27.99%) Business Intelligence
12 774 (27.02%) Windows
13 667 (23.28%) ASP.NET
14 649 (22.65%) MS Excel
15 644 (22.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 633 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
17 630 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
18 582 (20.31%) HTML
19 581 (20.28%) JavaScript
20 566 (19.76%) ETL
21 539 (18.81%) CSS
22 535 (18.67%) Finance
23 487 (17.00%) MVC
23 487 (17.00%) Windows Server
24 469 (16.37%) SQL Server 2005
25 448 (15.64%) Degree
26 382 (13.33%) Visual Studio
27 370 (12.91%) Windows Server 2012
28 346 (12.08%) jQuery
29 340 (11.87%) .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
1 292 (10.19%) SharePoint
2 242 (8.45%) IIS
3 190 (6.63%) MS Exchange
4 113 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 95 (3.32%) CMS
6 80 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 66 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 58 (2.02%) Tomcat
9 54 (1.88%) WebSphere
10 52 (1.82%) Apache
11 51 (1.78%) Umbraco
12 49 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
13 46 (1.61%) JBoss
14 45 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
15 31 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
16 27 (0.94%) Skype for Business
17 25 (0.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 22 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
19 21 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
19 21 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 649 (22.65%) MS Excel
2 126 (4.40%) MS Office
3 16 (0.56%) InfoPath
4 13 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.35%) InDesign
6 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.10%) HipChat
7 3 (0.10%) InVision
7 3 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.035%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 55 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.56%) SAP BPC
4 10 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.21%) FastStats
6 6 (0.21%) LatentZero
6 6 (0.21%) Magento
6 6 (0.21%) Sage 1000
6 6 (0.21%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.10%) Bankmaster
8 3 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.10%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.070%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.035%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.035%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 244 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (3.70%) Office 365
4 47 (1.64%) SaaS
5 43 (1.50%) GitHub
6 31 (1.08%) PaaS
7 16 (0.56%) Data Lake Analytics
7 16 (0.56%) IaaS
8 10 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
9 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.21%) Google Play
11 4 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.10%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.035%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.035%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.035%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.46%) SAN
2 96 (3.35%) DNS
3 92 (3.21%) Firewall
4 59 (2.06%) DHCP
5 56 (1.95%) LAN
6 53 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 53 (1.85%) VPN
7 52 (1.82%) Internet
7 52 (1.82%) WAN
8 39 (1.36%) HTTP
9 34 (1.19%) NAS
10 28 (0.98%) VoIP
11 23 (0.80%) Intranet
12 22 (0.77%) VLAN
13 21 (0.73%) Wireless
14 17 (0.59%) Skype
14 17 (0.59%) WebEx
15 15 (0.52%) Network Security
16 14 (0.49%) MPLS
17 11 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2865 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1402 (48.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1170 (40.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 955 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 822 (28.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 644 (22.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 633 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
8 469 (16.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 244 (8.52%) Relational Database
10 227 (7.92%) SQL Server 2016
11 181 (6.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 152 (5.31%) Power BI
13 144 (5.03%) MySQL
14 113 (3.94%) SQL Server 2000
15 101 (3.53%) OLAP
16 85 (2.97%) RDBMS
17 83 (2.90%) NoSQL
18 79 (2.76%) Big Data
19 62 (2.16%) Oracle Database
20 51 (1.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 382 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 297 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 136 (4.75%) Git (software)
4 78 (2.72%) NUnit
5 66 (2.30%) JIRA
6 49 (1.71%) Subversion
7 48 (1.68%) TeamCity
8 41 (1.43%) Bitbucket
9 40 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 38 (1.33%) Moq
11 31 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 26 (0.91%) Selenium
12 26 (0.91%) SpecFlow
13 23 (0.80%) Jenkins
13 23 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
14 22 (0.77%) MSTest
15 16 (0.56%) NCrunch
15 16 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 15 (0.52%) Mercurial
17 12 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 535 (18.67%) Finance
2 147 (5.13%) Banking
3 78 (2.72%) Marketing
4 71 (2.48%) Advertising
5 62 (2.16%) Legal
6 61 (2.13%) Retail
7 43 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 40 (1.40%) Back Office
9 36 (1.26%) Telecoms
10 33 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 28 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.77%) Games
13 21 (0.73%) Automotive
13 21 (0.73%) Law
14 18 (0.63%) Publishing
15 16 (0.56%) Billing
15 16 (0.56%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.35%) Military
17 9 (0.31%) Electronics
18 8 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1468 (51.24%) Developer
2 630 (21.99%) DBA
3 600 (20.94%) SQL Developer
4 550 (19.20%) SQL DBA
5 546 (19.06%) .NET Developer
6 470 (16.40%) C# Developer
7 362 (12.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 319 (11.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 300 (10.47%) Senior Developer
10 287 (10.02%) Analyst
11 246 (8.59%) SQL Server DBA
12 219 (7.64%) Administrator
13 213 (7.43%) SQL Server Developer
14 189 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
15 169 (5.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 160 (5.58%) SSIS Developer
17 148 (5.17%) Software Developer
17 148 (5.17%) SQL BI Developer
18 136 (4.75%) Senior DBA
19 133 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1039 (36.27%) .NET
2 667 (23.28%) ASP.NET
3 582 (20.31%) HTML
4 539 (18.81%) CSS
5 346 (12.08%) jQuery
6 340 (11.87%) .NET Framework
7 301 (10.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 298 (10.40%) Web Services
9 228 (7.96%) WCF
10 213 (7.43%) AngularJS
11 208 (7.26%) XML
12 206 (7.19%) HTML5
13 187 (6.53%) Ajax
14 170 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 139 (4.85%) Entity Framework
16 136 (4.75%) CSS3
17 115 (4.01%) SOAP
18 111 (3.87%) MDX
19 100 (3.49%) WPF
20 94 (3.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 263 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 250 (8.73%) Replication
3 206 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 170 (5.93%) Clustering
5 68 (2.37%) Data Centre
6 67 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 66 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 53 (1.85%) Data Integration
9 51 (1.78%) Statistics
10 50 (1.75%) Visualisation
11 44 (1.54%) Mathematics
12 37 (1.29%) Mobile App
13 36 (1.26%) iPad
14 31 (1.08%) Driving Licence
15 30 (1.05%) User Experience
16 29 (1.01%) Biotechnology
16 29 (1.01%) Fintech
17 27 (0.94%) Reinsurance
18 23 (0.80%) Artificial Intelligence
19 20 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 774 (27.02%) Windows
2 487 (17.00%) Windows Server
3 370 (12.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 336 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 84 (2.93%) Linux
7 81 (2.83%) Windows 7
8 75 (2.62%) Unix
9 46 (1.61%) Windows 8
10 35 (1.22%) Windows XP
11 33 (1.15%) Solaris
12 31 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (1.08%) Windows 10
13 24 (0.84%) Android
14 20 (0.70%) HPUX
15 15 (0.52%) Apple iOS
16 14 (0.49%) Windows Vista
17 9 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
18 8 (0.28%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 802 (27.99%) Business Intelligence
2 630 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 566 (19.76%) ETL
4 487 (17.00%) MVC
5 287 (10.02%) Performance Tuning
6 279 (9.74%) Scrum
7 226 (7.89%) Web Development
8 224 (7.82%) ITIL
9 180 (6.28%) High Availability
9 180 (6.28%) SDLC
10 172 (6.00%) Data Modelling
11 164 (5.72%) Migration
11 164 (5.72%) Unit Testing
12 157 (5.48%) TDD
13 142 (4.96%) Software Engineering
14 137 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
15 126 (4.40%) Analytics
16 115 (4.01%) Kimball Methodology
17 107 (3.73%) Mentoring
18 105 (3.66%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1978 (69.04%) SQL
2 1077 (37.59%) T-SQL
3 1033 (36.06%) C#
4 581 (20.28%) JavaScript
5 285 (9.95%) PowerShell
6 130 (4.54%) VB.NET
7 73 (2.55%) Java
7 73 (2.55%) VBA
8 65 (2.27%) R
9 62 (2.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 46 (1.61%) VB
11 26 (0.91%) VBScript
12 21 (0.73%) Python
13 20 (0.70%) PHP
14 18 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 15 (0.52%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.45%) X++
17 11 (0.38%) C++
18 7 (0.24%) Ruby
18 7 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 448 (15.64%) Degree
2 248 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 95 (3.32%) MCSE
4 89 (3.11%) MCSA
5 42 (1.47%) MCITP
6 37 (1.29%) MCTS
7 36 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 28 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 25 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (0.84%) MCP
11 17 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.49%) CCNA
12 14 (0.49%) MCDBA
13 13 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (0.42%) DV Cleared
14 12 (0.42%) MCSD
15 11 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
16 10 (0.35%) HND
16 10 (0.35%) MCAD
17 9 (0.31%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (2.93%) SLA
2 82 (2.86%) QA
3 35 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.42%) DICOM
5 12 (0.42%) HL7
6 2 (0.070%) COBIT
6 2 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 269 (9.39%) Active Directory
2 129 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 61 (2.13%) vSphere
5 37 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
6 31 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 31 (1.08%) XenApp
7 27 (0.94%) VMware ESX
8 25 (0.87%) XenDesktop
9 22 (0.77%) Docker
10 21 (0.73%) Terminal Services
11 20 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
13 16 (0.56%) Firmware
14 12 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
15 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.17%) GlusterFS
16 5 (0.17%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 5 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 75 (2.62%) SCCM
2 47 (1.64%) SCOM
3 31 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
4 28 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
5 23 (0.80%) WSUS
6 15 (0.52%) Backup Exec
7 13 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 12 (0.42%) Nagios
8 12 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 10 (0.35%) SCVMM
10 9 (0.31%) Puppet
11 6 (0.21%) Control-M
11 6 (0.21%) OpenAM
11 6 (0.21%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.21%) SCOrch
11 6 (0.21%) SCSM
12 5 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1383 (48.27%) Microsoft
2 223 (7.78%) Oracle
3 217 (7.57%) VMware
4 154 (5.38%) Tableau
5 99 (3.46%) Citrix
6 94 (3.28%) Cisco
7 74 (2.58%) IBM
8 67 (2.34%) HP
9 47 (1.64%) SAP
10 39 (1.36%) Sybase
11 37 (1.29%) Cognos
12 33 (1.15%) Red Hat
13 28 (0.98%) Symantec
14 27 (0.94%) Sitecore
15 25 (0.87%) NetApp
16 23 (0.80%) Informatica
16 23 (0.80%) Talend
17 22 (0.77%) Xamarin
18 21 (0.73%) RedGate
19 20 (0.70%) Veeam
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Salary: £40000 per annum + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension + holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £48k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago