The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 115 131
Rank change year-on-year -25 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 92 163 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.78% 2.26% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.53% 7.94% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 91 153 200
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -0.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1663 2052 2894
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 32.13% 28.50% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1822 2538
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,968
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the City of London.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 168 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 127 (75.60%) SQL
3 95 (56.55%) T-SQL
3 95 (56.55%) .NET
4 88 (52.38%) C#
5 78 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 66 (39.29%) Finance
7 62 (36.90%) Microsoft
8 56 (33.33%) CSS
9 55 (32.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 52 (30.95%) jQuery
11 50 (29.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
13 48 (28.57%) Windows
14 46 (27.38%) MVC
15 45 (26.79%) Visual Studio
15 45 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
16 42 (25.00%) ASP.NET
17 41 (24.40%) SQL Server 2016
18 38 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
18 38 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (22.02%) WCF
19 37 (22.02%) AngularJS
20 36 (21.43%) Web Services
20 36 (21.43%) HTML
21 34 (20.24%) MS Excel
21 34 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
22 33 (19.64%) SQL Server 2014
22 33 (19.64%) SharePoint
22 33 (19.64%) ETL

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 33 (19.64%) SharePoint
2 24 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (10.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.19%) CMS
5 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.19%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 34 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.98%) IaaS
4 5 (2.98%) PaaS
5 4 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.38%) Office 365
6 3 (1.79%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.19%) Data Lake Analytics
7 2 (1.19%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.14%) DNS
2 9 (5.36%) DHCP
3 5 (2.98%) Firewall
4 4 (2.38%) Internet
5 3 (1.79%) SAN
5 3 (1.79%) WAN
6 2 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.19%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.19%) MPLS
6 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.60%) FTP
7 1 (0.60%) HTTP
7 1 (0.60%) LAN
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (32.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (29.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (24.40%) SQL Server 2016
6 38 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (19.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 30 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (11.31%) Relational Database
10 16 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (7.74%) OLAP
12 12 (7.14%) Big Data
12 12 (7.14%) Power BI
13 10 (5.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database
14 8 (4.76%) QlikView
15 7 (4.17%) NoSQL
16 6 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
17 5 (2.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (26.79%) Visual Studio
2 19 (11.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (9.52%) NUnit
4 14 (8.33%) Moq
4 14 (8.33%) MSTest
5 6 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.38%) JIRA
6 4 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.79%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.19%) Xcode
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 66 (39.29%) Finance
2 29 (17.26%) Banking
3 13 (7.74%) Legal
3 13 (7.74%) Retail
4 8 (4.76%) Publishing
5 7 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.57%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.98%) Back Office
8 3 (1.79%) Advertising
8 3 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.19%) Front Office
9 2 (1.19%) Law
9 2 (1.19%) Marketing
10 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (50.60%) Developer
2 38 (22.62%) .NET Developer
3 32 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 23 (13.69%) Architect
4 23 (13.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (13.69%) Technical Architect
5 20 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 18 (10.71%) C# Developer
7 15 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.93%) DBA
8 14 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
8 14 (8.33%) SQL DBA
8 14 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
9 13 (7.74%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (7.74%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (7.74%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 12 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (6.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 11 (6.55%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (5.36%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (56.55%) .NET
2 56 (33.33%) CSS
3 52 (30.95%) jQuery
4 42 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 37 (22.02%) AngularJS
5 37 (22.02%) WCF
6 36 (21.43%) HTML
6 36 (21.43%) Web Services
7 30 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 29 (17.26%) XML
9 25 (14.88%) WPF
10 24 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (12.50%) Ajax
12 16 (9.52%) HTML5
13 14 (8.33%) Aurelia
13 14 (8.33%) Entity Framework
14 13 (7.74%) .NET Framework
15 12 (7.14%) REST
16 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (5.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.69%) N-Tier
2 19 (11.31%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (10.12%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.95%) Fat Client
5 10 (5.95%) Thin Client
6 7 (4.17%) Replication
7 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.38%) Fintech
7 4 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.79%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.19%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.19%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.19%) iPad
9 2 (1.19%) iPhone
9 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.19%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.57%) Windows
2 27 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.36%) Linux
5 6 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.79%) CentOS
7 2 (1.19%) Android
7 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.38%) MVC
2 45 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (19.64%) ETL
5 30 (17.86%) System Testing
6 28 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (16.07%) SOA
8 23 (13.69%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (11.90%) Migration
10 18 (10.71%) Scrum
10 18 (10.71%) SOLID
11 17 (10.12%) SDLC
11 17 (10.12%) Software Architecture
11 17 (10.12%) Systems Analysis
12 16 (9.52%) CRM
12 16 (9.52%) TOGAF
12 16 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
13 15 (8.93%) BPR
13 15 (8.93%) Kimball Methodology
14 13 (7.74%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 127 (75.60%) SQL
2 95 (56.55%) T-SQL
3 88 (52.38%) C#
4 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 31 (18.45%) VBA
6 17 (10.12%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (2.98%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.98%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.38%) PHP
9 4 (2.38%) R
10 3 (1.79%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.19%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.60%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.60%) Java
12 1 (0.60%) Python
12 1 (0.60%) VB
12 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.60%) VBScript
12 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (14.88%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (0.60%) CCNP
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 20 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.95%) XenApp
2 10 (5.95%) XenDesktop
3 6 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.98%) XenServer
5 4 (2.38%) Docker
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.19%) vSphere
7 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.19%) Scalr
1 2 (1.19%) WSUS
2 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (36.90%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.93%) Tableau
3 12 (7.14%) Citrix
4 10 (5.95%) Bloomberg
4 10 (5.95%) Reuters
5 9 (5.36%) Oracle
5 9 (5.36%) VMware
6 8 (4.76%) Cisco
7 7 (4.17%) Riverbed
8 6 (3.57%) HP
9 5 (2.98%) EMC
10 4 (2.38%) Google
10 4 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (2.38%) Telerik
11 3 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.79%) Sybase
11 3 (1.79%) Teradata
11 3 (1.79%) Xamarin
12 2 (1.19%) Facebook
12 2 (1.19%) Twitter
City, London
I3
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 and boastful benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £59000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + WLB
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago