Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 453 396 355
Rank change year-on-year -57 -41 -100
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 246 436 603
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.72% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.87% 2.44% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 228 412 523
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -
10th Percentile £41,925 £36,250 £39,250
90th Percentile £78,250 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% -5.26%

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 13,174 17,876 21,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.28% 29.33% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10,772 14,875 17,553
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £39,000 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in London.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 -27 75 £47,500 -13.64% 4
South London +11 9 £47,500 -13.64%
West London -14 5 £52,500 +12.90% 1
East London +10 2 £65,000 +46.07%
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 246 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 170 (69.11%) Microsoft
3 148 (60.16%) SQL
4 116 (47.15%) Azure
5 110 (44.72%) C#
6 106 (43.09%) .NET
7 92 (37.40%) Windows
8 80 (32.52%) JavaScript
8 80 (32.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 78 (31.71%) ASP.NET
9 78 (31.71%) Finance
10 70 (28.46%) Office 365
11 68 (27.64%) .NET Framework
12 67 (27.24%) SQL Server 2016
13 66 (26.83%) MVC
14 65 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (26.42%) Web Services
15 63 (25.61%) VMware
16 61 (24.80%) ITIL
17 59 (23.98%) Active Directory
18 56 (22.76%) AWS
19 54 (21.95%) XML
19 54 (21.95%) Scrum
20 50 (20.33%) Visual Studio
20 50 (20.33%) PowerShell
21 48 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 46 (18.70%) SQL Server 2014
23 44 (17.89%) Windows Server
23 44 (17.89%) Citrix
23 44 (17.89%) JSON

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 31 (12.60%) EPiServer
2 30 (12.20%) IIS
2 30 (12.20%) MS Exchange
3 29 (11.79%) Drupal
4 25 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (7.32%) Tomcat
6 16 (6.50%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.25%) CMS
8 7 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.63%) JBoss
11 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.81%) Apache
12 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.81%) nginx
13 1 (0.41%) Confluence
13 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (5.28%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 116 (47.15%) Azure
2 70 (28.46%) Office 365
3 56 (22.76%) AWS
4 18 (7.32%) Power Platform
5 12 (4.88%) NuGet
6 11 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.44%) IaaS
8 5 (2.03%) PowerApps
9 4 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.63%) OpenShift
9 4 (1.63%) SaaS
10 3 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.60%) Internet
2 21 (8.54%) SAN
3 17 (6.91%) Firewall
4 15 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 13 (5.28%) VPN
6 9 (3.66%) DNS
7 8 (3.25%) Extranet
7 8 (3.25%) Network Security
8 7 (2.85%) DHCP
8 7 (2.85%) LAN
8 7 (2.85%) WAN
9 6 (2.44%) NAS
10 3 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.22%) Wireless
11 2 (0.81%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.81%) FTP
11 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.81%) IPsec
11 2 (0.81%) SSL
11 2 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (32.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (27.24%) SQL Server 2016
4 48 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (18.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 37 (15.04%) MySQL
6 37 (15.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (9.76%) Relational Database
8 20 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (6.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (6.10%) Power BI
12 14 (5.69%) SQL Server 2017
13 9 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (2.44%) MongoDB
14 6 (2.44%) RDBMS
15 5 (2.03%) NoSQL
16 4 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (1.63%) RavenDB
16 4 (1.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (20.33%) Visual Studio
2 41 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (5.28%) Selenium
5 11 (4.47%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (2.44%) NUnit
7 5 (2.03%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.63%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.63%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.63%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.81%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.81%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.81%) Postman
9 2 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.41%) Moq
10 1 (0.41%) MSTest
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 78 (31.71%) Finance
2 15 (6.10%) Back Office
3 12 (4.88%) Retail
4 10 (4.07%) Legal
4 10 (4.07%) Publishing
5 6 (2.44%) Law
6 5 (2.03%) Banking
6 5 (2.03%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.03%) Marketing
6 5 (2.03%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.22%) Advertising
7 3 (1.22%) Games
7 3 (1.22%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.81%) Electronics
8 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 122 (49.59%) Developer
2 72 (29.27%) .NET Developer
3 68 (27.64%) C# Developer
4 56 (22.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (14.23%) Administrator
6 25 (10.16%) DBA
7 24 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
7 24 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (8.13%) SQL DBA
9 19 (7.72%) Support Engineer
10 17 (6.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 15 (6.10%) Lead Developer
11 15 (6.10%) Wintel Administrator
11 15 (6.10%) Wintel Systems Administrator
12 14 (5.69%) Azure Developer
12 14 (5.69%) Lead C# Developer
13 12 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 11 (4.47%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 11 (4.47%) SQL Developer
14 11 (4.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (43.09%) .NET
2 78 (31.71%) ASP.NET
3 68 (27.64%) .NET Framework
4 65 (26.42%) Web Services
5 54 (21.95%) XML
6 44 (17.89%) JSON
7 43 (17.48%) CSS
8 41 (16.67%) HTML
9 40 (16.26%) REST
10 35 (14.23%) SOAP
11 31 (12.60%) AngularJS
11 31 (12.60%) XSLT
12 25 (10.16%) .NET Core
13 19 (7.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (7.72%) React
14 18 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (7.32%) LAMP
14 18 (7.32%) LDAP
14 18 (7.32%) Spring
15 15 (6.10%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.13%) Data Centre
1 20 (8.13%) User Experience
2 13 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.28%) Replication
3 12 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 12 (4.88%) EMC VNX
3 12 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.44%) Clustering
5 6 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.63%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.22%) Online Games
8 2 (0.81%) CCTV
8 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.41%) Blog
9 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 92 (37.40%) Windows
2 44 (17.89%) Windows Server
3 40 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (10.98%) Linux
5 25 (10.16%) Windows 10
6 24 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (5.69%) Windows Server 2016
8 13 (5.28%) Windows 7
9 12 (4.88%) Windows Server 2019
10 7 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.44%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.44%) Unix
12 4 (1.63%) Android
13 3 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.22%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.81%) CentOS
14 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.81%) Solaris
15 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.83%) MVC
2 65 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (24.80%) ITIL
4 54 (21.95%) Scrum
5 39 (15.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 32 (13.01%) Performance Tuning
7 31 (12.60%) OWASP
7 31 (12.60%) Sprint Planning
8 28 (11.38%) User Stories
9 27 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (10.57%) OO
11 25 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (9.35%) Server Hardening
13 22 (8.94%) BDD
13 22 (8.94%) Web Development
14 21 (8.54%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (8.54%) TDD
15 20 (8.13%) Customer Requirements
15 20 (8.13%) Virtual Environments
16 18 (7.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 148 (60.16%) SQL
2 110 (44.72%) C#
3 80 (32.52%) JavaScript
4 50 (20.33%) PowerShell
5 41 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 32 (13.01%) XPath
7 31 (12.60%) Bash Shell
8 21 (8.54%) Perl
9 14 (5.69%) VB.NET
9 14 (5.69%) VBScript
10 11 (4.47%) Python
10 11 (4.47%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.66%) PHP
11 9 (3.66%) PHP 5
12 6 (2.44%) Ruby
12 6 (2.44%) X++
13 5 (2.03%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.63%) Java
14 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.66%) Degree
4 5 (2.03%) MCSA
5 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.22%) MCSE
6 2 (0.81%) CCA
6 2 (0.81%) CCNA
6 2 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.81%) PCI QSA
6 2 (0.81%) VCP5
7 1 (0.41%) CCNP
7 1 (0.41%) CCSP
7 1 (0.41%) CCVP
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 5 (2.03%) GDPR
2 5 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.03%) SLA
3 4 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.81%) NCSC
4 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (23.98%) Active Directory
2 42 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (15.85%) XenApp
4 22 (8.94%) XenDesktop
5 21 (8.54%) Terminal Server
6 10 (4.07%) vSphere
7 9 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (2.85%) Docker
9 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (9.76%) SCCM
2 21 (8.54%) SCOM
3 12 (4.88%) Avamar
4 10 (4.07%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (2.03%) Terraform
7 4 (1.63%) Ansible
7 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.63%) Puppet
8 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.41%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 170 (69.11%) Microsoft
2 63 (25.61%) VMware
3 44 (17.89%) Citrix
4 24 (9.76%) Oracle
5 19 (7.72%) AppDynamics
6 17 (6.91%) EMC
7 16 (6.50%) Xamarin
8 13 (5.28%) MuleSoft
9 10 (4.07%) Tableau
10 8 (3.25%) Cisco
11 6 (2.44%) Symantec
12 4 (1.63%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.63%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.63%) Sun
12 4 (1.63%) Veeam
13 3 (1.22%) Aerohive Networks
13 3 (1.22%) McAfee
13 3 (1.22%) Sybase
14 2 (0.81%) SAP
14 2 (0.81%) Sophos