Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 432 374 354
Rank change year-on-year -58 -20 -102
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 279 523 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.83% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.99% 2.83% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 261 451 544
London median annual salary £51,949 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,850 £36,250 £38,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 14,046 18,513 21,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.65% 29.53% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,553 15,315 17,629
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +5.26%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -22 94 £47,500 -13.64% 18
South London +8 13 £47,500 -13.64% 2
West London -23 10 £70,000 +54.70% 3
East London - 2 £65,000 - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 279 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 190 (68.10%) Microsoft
3 162 (58.06%) SQL
4 128 (45.88%) C#
5 121 (43.37%) .NET
6 119 (42.65%) Azure
7 95 (34.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 93 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 93 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 89 (31.90%) Windows
10 84 (30.11%) Finance
10 84 (30.11%) SQL Server 2016
11 79 (28.32%) MVC
12 72 (25.81%) .NET Framework
13 71 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
14 70 (25.09%) Office 365
15 68 (24.37%) VMware
16 66 (23.66%) CSS
16 66 (23.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 64 (22.94%) Web Services
17 64 (22.94%) HTML
18 63 (22.58%) Active Directory
19 62 (22.22%) AWS
20 61 (21.86%) Scrum
21 60 (21.51%) SQL Server 2014
22 59 (21.15%) XML
23 57 (20.43%) T-SQL
24 55 (19.71%) Visual Studio
25 54 (19.35%) ITIL
26 53 (19.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 40 (14.34%) EPiServer
2 37 (13.26%) MS Exchange
3 30 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (9.68%) Drupal
4 27 (9.68%) IIS
5 23 (8.24%) CMS
6 16 (5.73%) Tomcat
7 15 (5.38%) SharePoint
8 13 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.43%) JBoss
13 2 (0.72%) Apache
13 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.72%) Confluence
13 2 (0.72%) nginx
14 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (6.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) FastStats
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 119 (42.65%) Azure
2 70 (25.09%) Office 365
3 62 (22.22%) AWS
4 16 (5.73%) Power Platform
5 10 (3.58%) NuGet
6 9 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.15%) IaaS
8 4 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.43%) OpenShift
8 4 (1.43%) SaaS
9 2 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.36%) GCP
10 1 (0.36%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.36%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.98%) Internet
2 23 (8.24%) SAN
3 21 (7.53%) Firewall
4 17 (6.09%) TCP/IP
5 16 (5.73%) DNS
5 16 (5.73%) VPN
6 14 (5.02%) DHCP
7 11 (3.94%) Network Security
8 9 (3.23%) NAS
9 7 (2.51%) Extranet
9 7 (2.51%) LAN
9 7 (2.51%) WAN
10 4 (1.43%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.08%) Wireless
12 2 (0.72%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.72%) FTP
12 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.72%) IPsec
12 2 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (34.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (30.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 66 (23.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (21.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 53 (19.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (14.34%) MySQL
8 25 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (8.60%) Relational Database
10 17 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (5.38%) Power BI
11 15 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (5.38%) SQL Server 2017
12 8 (2.87%) NoSQL
12 8 (2.87%) RDBMS
13 6 (2.15%) MariaDB
13 6 (2.15%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.79%) Cosmos DB
14 5 (1.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 55 (19.71%) Visual Studio
2 42 (15.05%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (5.02%) Selenium
5 11 (3.94%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (2.15%) NUnit
7 5 (1.79%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.79%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.79%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.43%) Postman
8 4 (1.43%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.08%) JIRA
9 3 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.72%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.72%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.36%) MSTest
General
1 84 (30.11%) Finance
2 22 (7.89%) Retail
3 13 (4.66%) Back Office
4 9 (3.23%) Publishing
5 8 (2.87%) Law
5 8 (2.87%) Legal
6 7 (2.51%) Marketing
7 6 (2.15%) Banking
8 5 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.43%) Advertising
10 3 (1.08%) Music Industry
10 3 (1.08%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.72%) Automotive
11 2 (0.72%) Electronics
11 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (47.67%) Developer
2 73 (26.16%) .NET Developer
3 70 (25.09%) C# Developer
4 57 (20.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (17.20%) Administrator
6 43 (15.41%) DBA
7 37 (13.26%) SQL DBA
8 24 (8.60%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (7.89%) Support Engineer
10 21 (7.53%) Systems Engineer
11 20 (7.17%) Web Developer
12 18 (6.45%) Lead Developer
13 17 (6.09%) Senior Developer
14 16 (5.73%) Senior DBA
15 15 (5.38%) Lead C# Developer
15 15 (5.38%) Senior SQL DBA
15 15 (5.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 14 (5.02%) SQL Developer
17 13 (4.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 13 (4.66%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (43.37%) .NET
2 93 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 72 (25.81%) .NET Framework
4 66 (23.66%) CSS
5 64 (22.94%) HTML
5 64 (22.94%) Web Services
6 59 (21.15%) XML
7 44 (15.77%) JSON
7 44 (15.77%) REST
8 38 (13.62%) AngularJS
9 37 (13.26%) SOAP
10 33 (11.83%) XSLT
11 26 (9.32%) React
12 23 (8.24%) .NET Core
12 23 (8.24%) HTML5
12 23 (8.24%) jQuery
12 23 (8.24%) Spring
13 20 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (5.73%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.89%) User Experience
2 20 (7.17%) Replication
3 17 (6.09%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.94%) Clustering
5 11 (3.94%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.58%) Client/Server
7 9 (3.23%) EMC VNX
8 8 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.43%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.08%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.72%) CCTV
13 2 (0.72%) Reinsurance
14 1 (0.36%) Blog
14 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
14 1 (0.36%) FMCG
14 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 89 (31.90%) Windows
2 48 (17.20%) Windows Server
3 44 (15.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (9.68%) Linux
6 20 (7.17%) Windows 10
7 14 (5.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (4.30%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.15%) Unix
10 4 (1.43%) Android
11 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.72%) CentOS
12 2 (0.72%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.72%) Solaris
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.32%) MVC
2 71 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (21.86%) Scrum
4 54 (19.35%) ITIL
5 42 (15.05%) Web Development
6 40 (14.34%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (12.19%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (11.83%) OWASP
9 31 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (9.68%) OO
11 24 (8.60%) Sprint Planning
12 22 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 21 (7.53%) BDD
13 21 (7.53%) User Stories
14 20 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (7.17%) TDD
14 20 (7.17%) Test Automation
15 19 (6.81%) Server Hardening
16 18 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 162 (58.06%) SQL
2 128 (45.88%) C#
3 93 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 57 (20.43%) T-SQL
5 47 (16.85%) PowerShell
6 34 (12.19%) XPath
7 28 (10.04%) Bash Shell
8 19 (6.81%) Perl
9 14 (5.02%) Python
10 13 (4.66%) VB.NET
11 12 (4.30%) VBScript
12 10 (3.58%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.87%) PHP
13 8 (2.87%) PHP 5
14 6 (2.15%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.15%) Ruby
14 6 (2.15%) VBA
15 5 (1.79%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.79%) X++
16 4 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 25 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (4.66%) Degree
4 11 (3.94%) MCSA
5 8 (2.87%) MCSE
6 4 (1.43%) VCP5
7 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.72%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.36%) CCA
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) CCNP
8 1 (0.36%) CCSP
8 1 (0.36%) CCVP
8 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.89%) QA
2 7 (2.51%) SLA
3 6 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.79%) GDPR
5 2 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.72%) NCSC
5 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 44 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (11.83%) XenApp
4 21 (7.53%) XenDesktop
5 17 (6.09%) Terminal Server
6 10 (3.58%) vSphere
7 9 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.51%) Docker
9 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (7.17%) SCCM
2 17 (6.09%) SCOM
3 10 (3.58%) Kubernetes
4 9 (3.23%) Avamar
5 6 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.79%) Terraform
7 4 (1.43%) Ansible
7 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.43%) Puppet
8 3 (1.08%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.36%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 190 (68.10%) Microsoft
2 68 (24.37%) VMware
3 44 (15.77%) Citrix
4 29 (10.39%) Oracle
5 20 (7.17%) Xamarin
6 17 (6.09%) EMC
7 16 (5.73%) AppDynamics
8 13 (4.66%) MuleSoft
9 12 (4.30%) Cisco
10 11 (3.94%) Tableau
11 7 (2.51%) HP
12 6 (2.15%) Symantec
13 4 (1.43%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.43%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.43%) Sun
13 4 (1.43%) Veeam
14 3 (1.08%) Aerohive Networks
14 3 (1.08%) McAfee
14 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
14 3 (1.08%) Sybase