The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 48 33 46
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.24% 4.86% 2.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 12.34% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 154 154 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 38.21% 39.39% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 124 121 144
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Liverpool

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) High Availability
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) CRM

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (10.00%) Infor CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Data Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Database Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Database Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) JSP
2 3 (15.00%) SOAP
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) DHTML
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) OOXML
3 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) HPUX
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (25.00%) High Availability
5 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (10.00%) Release Management
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
8 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Data Management
8 1 (5.00%) Line Management
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) J#
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Sage