Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 380 251 215
Rank change year-on-year -129 -36 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 553 937 1,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.79% 1.32% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.62% 4.45% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 486 887 1,195
London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% -
10th Percentile £36,813 £35,774 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -

SQL Server 2012 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 21,142 21,070 26,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.07% 29.74% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17,244 18,413 22,258
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -60 180 £55,000 - 24
West London +25 53 £47,500 +5.56% 10
East London +5 12 £60,000 +71.43% 3
South London -18 5 £41,250 -13.16% 4
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 553 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 425 (76.85%) SQL
3 253 (45.75%) Microsoft
3 253 (45.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 241 (43.58%) .NET
5 235 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 223 (40.33%) C#
7 220 (39.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 204 (36.89%) Finance
9 193 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
10 172 (31.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 164 (29.66%) Windows
12 156 (28.21%) T-SQL
12 156 (28.21%) ASP.NET
13 145 (26.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 134 (24.23%) MVC
15 129 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
16 114 (20.61%) ETL
17 111 (20.07%) Data Warehouse
18 106 (19.17%) SQL Server 2016
19 94 (17.00%) PowerShell
19 94 (17.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 93 (16.82%) JavaScript
21 91 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
22 90 (16.27%) IIS
23 89 (16.09%) Visual Studio
24 88 (15.91%) HTML
25 85 (15.37%) jQuery
26 82 (14.83%) Scrum
27 80 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 90 (16.27%) IIS
2 42 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 38 (6.87%) SharePoint
4 33 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (2.89%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.71%) Confluence
6 15 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.81%) Apache
9 9 (1.63%) CMS
10 7 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.27%) Umbraco
11 6 (1.08%) WordPress
12 5 (0.90%) nginx
13 4 (0.72%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.72%) JBoss
13 4 (0.72%) Kentico
13 4 (0.72%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 22 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.81%) MetaTrader
3 6 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.36%) Endur
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 94 (17.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (9.04%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (6.51%) Office 365
4 21 (3.80%) SaaS
5 19 (3.44%) Azure Machine Learning
6 15 (2.71%) PaaS
7 12 (2.17%) GitHub
7 12 (2.17%) IaaS
8 11 (1.99%) Mimecast
9 10 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.54%) BlueKai
11 2 (0.36%) npm
11 2 (0.36%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.14%) Firewall
2 31 (5.61%) DNS
3 30 (5.42%) Internet
4 25 (4.52%) DHCP
5 24 (4.34%) VLAN
6 23 (4.16%) LAN
6 23 (4.16%) WAN
7 22 (3.98%) SAN
8 17 (3.07%) NetScaler
8 17 (3.07%) TCP/IP
9 14 (2.53%) VoIP
10 9 (1.63%) MPLS
11 8 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.45%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.45%) HTTP
11 8 (1.45%) SSL
11 8 (1.45%) VPN
12 6 (1.08%) Network Security
13 5 (0.90%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 553 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 253 (45.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 235 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 220 (39.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 172 (31.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 145 (26.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 111 (20.07%) Data Warehouse
8 106 (19.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 47 (8.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 41 (7.41%) Power BI
11 38 (6.87%) Relational Database
12 33 (5.97%) MongoDB
13 30 (5.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 20 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
14 20 (3.62%) Amazon Redshift
14 20 (3.62%) OLAP
15 18 (3.25%) Big Data
15 18 (3.25%) SSDT
16 16 (2.89%) NoSQL
17 15 (2.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 89 (16.09%) Visual Studio
2 60 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (9.04%) TeamCity
4 41 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 41 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (4.16%) JIRA
6 21 (3.80%) NUnit
7 19 (3.44%) MSTest
8 18 (3.25%) MSBuild
9 16 (2.89%) ReSharper
10 15 (2.71%) Moq
10 15 (2.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 12 (2.17%) Jenkins
11 12 (2.17%) NuGet
11 12 (2.17%) Subversion
12 11 (1.99%) Eclipse
13 10 (1.81%) Ant
13 10 (1.81%) Fiddler
13 10 (1.81%) IntelliJ
13 10 (1.81%) Maven
General
1 204 (36.89%) Finance
2 74 (13.38%) Banking
3 34 (6.15%) Front Office
4 24 (4.34%) Investment Banking
4 24 (4.34%) Marketing
5 23 (4.16%) Games
6 21 (3.80%) Retail
7 13 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.99%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.81%) Back Office
9 10 (1.81%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.27%) Advertising
10 7 (1.27%) Electronics
11 3 (0.54%) Publishing
12 2 (0.36%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 278 (50.27%) Developer
2 124 (22.42%) DBA
3 120 (21.70%) SQL DBA
4 107 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 93 (16.82%) SQL Developer
6 87 (15.73%) .NET Developer
6 87 (15.73%) Administrator
7 59 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 52 (9.40%) Senior Developer
9 48 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 47 (8.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 46 (8.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 43 (7.78%) SQL Server DBA
13 41 (7.41%) SSIS Developer
14 39 (7.05%) Junior
14 39 (7.05%) Junior Developer
15 35 (6.33%) SQL Server Developer
16 34 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
17 32 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 30 (5.42%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (43.58%) .NET
2 156 (28.21%) ASP.NET
3 88 (15.91%) HTML
4 85 (15.37%) jQuery
5 80 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 79 (14.29%) CSS
7 69 (12.48%) WCF
8 61 (11.03%) Web Services
9 48 (8.68%) .NET Framework
10 47 (8.50%) AngularJS
11 46 (8.32%) WPF
12 42 (7.59%) Entity Framework
12 42 (7.59%) XML
13 40 (7.23%) Ajax
13 40 (7.23%) JSON
14 35 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 33 (5.97%) REST
16 31 (5.61%) HTML5
17 27 (4.88%) LINQ
17 27 (4.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.40%) Clustering
2 45 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.34%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.34%) Replication
5 21 (3.80%) Data Centre
6 20 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.25%) Equities
8 14 (2.53%) Fintech
9 12 (2.17%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.17%) User Experience
10 10 (1.81%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.63%) Derivative
11 9 (1.63%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (1.08%) Fixed Income
13 6 (1.08%) iPad
13 6 (1.08%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.90%) Credit Risk
14 5 (0.90%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 164 (29.66%) Windows
2 63 (11.39%) Windows Server
3 52 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (4.70%) Linux
6 22 (3.98%) Windows 10
7 21 (3.80%) Windows 7
8 13 (2.35%) VMS
9 11 (1.99%) Windows 8
9 11 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.81%) CentOS
11 4 (0.72%) Android
11 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (24.23%) MVC
3 129 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 114 (20.61%) ETL
5 91 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
6 82 (14.83%) Scrum
7 60 (10.85%) High Availability
8 57 (10.31%) DevOps
9 56 (10.13%) Data Modelling
9 56 (10.13%) TDD
10 54 (9.76%) ITIL
11 51 (9.22%) SDLC
12 46 (8.32%) Analytics
12 46 (8.32%) Data Management
13 45 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 40 (7.23%) Service Delivery
15 39 (7.05%) Configuration Management
16 36 (6.51%) CRM
16 36 (6.51%) Disaster Recovery
17 35 (6.33%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 425 (76.85%) SQL
2 223 (40.33%) C#
3 156 (28.21%) T-SQL
4 94 (17.00%) PowerShell
5 93 (16.82%) JavaScript
6 27 (4.88%) Java
7 26 (4.70%) TypeScript
8 21 (3.80%) Python
9 19 (3.44%) R
10 16 (2.89%) Perl
11 14 (2.53%) C
12 11 (1.99%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 10 (1.81%) VBA
14 9 (1.63%) C++
15 8 (1.45%) PHP
16 4 (0.72%) VB
16 4 (0.72%) VBScript
17 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (12.48%) Degree
2 53 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.61%) MCITP
4 24 (4.34%) MCSE
5 17 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.89%) CCNA
7 12 (2.17%) CCA
7 12 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (1.63%) CCNP
8 9 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (1.45%) MCSA
10 5 (0.90%) Linux+ Certification
10 5 (0.90%) MCTS
11 3 (0.54%) IBM Certification
12 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.18%) CEH
13 1 (0.18%) CISM
13 1 (0.18%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.52%) QA
2 19 (3.44%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.81%) GDPR
4 8 (1.45%) SLA
5 6 (1.08%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.90%) NEBOSH
7 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) DICOM
8 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 68 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 49 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.42%) XenApp
4 26 (4.70%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.25%) XenDesktop
6 14 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (2.53%) vSphere
7 12 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.81%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (1.63%) Terminal Server
10 8 (1.45%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.18%) Docker
12 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (3.25%) Puppet
2 14 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (1.99%) Perfmon
3 11 (1.99%) SCCM
4 10 (1.81%) Kibana
4 10 (1.81%) logstash
5 9 (1.63%) SCOM
6 7 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.90%) Nagios
8 5 (0.90%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.54%) Ansible
10 3 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.54%) WSUS
10 3 (0.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 253 (45.75%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.75%) VMware
3 46 (8.32%) Cisco
4 40 (7.23%) Tableau
5 38 (6.87%) RedGate
6 34 (6.15%) Citrix
7 28 (5.06%) Oracle
8 22 (3.98%) Cadence
9 19 (3.44%) Alteryx
9 19 (3.44%) Cognos
10 17 (3.07%) Charles River
10 17 (3.07%) HP
11 16 (2.89%) Veeam
12 15 (2.71%) CheckPoint
12 15 (2.71%) Sophos
13 11 (1.99%) Dell
13 11 (1.99%) Google
13 11 (1.99%) Symantec
13 11 (1.99%) Teradata
14 10 (1.81%) SolarWinds