The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 67 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.15% 2.70% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.52% 6.62% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £24,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.42% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2012
Hertfordshire

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
199 151 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.68% 40.70% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 115 95
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) C#
6 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
6 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (22.22%) VBScript
8 2 (22.22%) VB
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle
8 2 (22.22%) IIS
8 2 (22.22%) Linux
8 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 2 (22.22%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) DNS
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (22.22%) Citrix
8 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 2 (22.22%) Replication

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Junior C# Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Junior
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 2 (22.22%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) IronPort
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Sophos
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) HP