The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 70 75
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 50 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.25% 2.27% 1.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.82% 6.93% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 22
Median salary £55,000 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.02% -17.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 316 332 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 33.16% 32.81% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 266 282 319
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Essex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Chelmsford -14 14 £53,750 +37.82%
Brentwood +14 12 £58,750 -26.56%
Loughton - 1 £31,071 -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (71.05%) .NET
2 54 (71.05%) ASP.NET
3 52 (68.42%) C#
4 47 (61.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (55.26%) Visual Studio
6 40 (52.63%) SQL
7 38 (50.00%) HTML
7 38 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 38 (50.00%) CSS
7 38 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 38 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 37 (48.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 32 (42.11%) Ajax
9 32 (42.11%) QA
9 32 (42.11%) Wealth Management
9 32 (42.11%) Unit Testing
9 32 (42.11%) Workflow
10 31 (40.79%) SDLC
11 26 (34.21%) Finance
11 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
12 24 (31.58%) OOD
12 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (30.26%) High Availability
13 23 (30.26%) Oracle
13 23 (30.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (30.26%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (28.95%) VB.NET
15 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (10.53%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
1 2 (2.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Skype
2 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (61.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (48.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database
6 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (14.47%) Hadoop
7 11 (14.47%) MySQL
7 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
7 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
7 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
7 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
9 5 (6.58%) DTS
10 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.63%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 42 (55.26%) Visual Studio
2 38 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (7.89%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Legal
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (51.32%) Developer
2 32 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 22 (28.95%) VB.NET Developer
4 19 (25.00%) DBA
5 14 (18.42%) .NET Software Developer
5 14 (18.42%) Administrator
6 13 (17.11%) Web Developer
7 12 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (13.16%) .NET Web Developer
8 10 (13.16%) Angular Developer
8 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (13.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (13.16%) C# Developer
8 10 (13.16%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (13.16%) SQL Developer
8 10 (13.16%) Technical Leader
9 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (9.21%) SQL DBA
10 7 (9.21%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (71.05%) .NET
1 54 (71.05%) ASP.NET
2 38 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 38 (50.00%) CSS
2 38 (50.00%) HTML
3 32 (42.11%) Ajax
4 14 (18.42%) AngularJS
4 14 (18.42%) Entity Framework
4 14 (18.42%) jQuery
4 14 (18.42%) JSON
4 14 (18.42%) RESTful
4 14 (18.42%) XML
5 4 (5.26%) .NET Core
5 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.47%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (7.89%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Linux
2 13 (17.11%) Windows
3 12 (15.79%) Unix
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Unit Testing
1 32 (42.11%) Wealth Management
1 32 (42.11%) Workflow
2 31 (40.79%) SDLC
3 24 (31.58%) OOD
4 23 (30.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (30.26%) High Availability
4 23 (30.26%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (18.42%) Web Application Development
7 13 (17.11%) Web Development
8 12 (15.79%) ITIL
8 12 (15.79%) Scrum
9 11 (14.47%) Data Protection
9 11 (14.47%) DevOps
10 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.89%) Document Composition
11 6 (7.89%) ISMS
11 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) C#
2 40 (52.63%) SQL
3 38 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (28.95%) VB.NET
5 12 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 12 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 11 (14.47%) T-SQL
7 10 (13.16%) C
8 6 (7.89%) Perl
8 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) OCP
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle Certification
2 11 (14.47%) MCITP
2 11 (14.47%) MCTS
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (42.11%) QA
2 11 (14.47%) GDPR
2 11 (14.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.63%) ISO 14000
3 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Data Guard
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Cognos
3 1 (1.32%) Dundas
3 1 (1.32%) Google