Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 378 372 285
Rank change year-on-year -6 -87 -85
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 449 555 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.76% 0.80% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.65% 2.56% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 414 452 778
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,263 £37,350
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +0.54% -

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 16,961 21,719 20,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.89% 31.34% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14,087 17,355 17,884
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +1 168 £57,500 -4.17% 4
West London -3 19 £43,000 -28.33%
South London +8 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East London +28 6 £60,000 - 1
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 449 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 321 (71.49%) SQL
3 220 (49.00%) Microsoft
4 215 (47.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 210 (46.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 199 (44.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 184 (40.98%) Finance
8 168 (37.42%) C#
9 163 (36.30%) T-SQL
10 156 (34.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 154 (34.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 154 (34.30%) Business Intelligence
12 142 (31.63%) .NET
12 142 (31.63%) Data Warehouse
13 120 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
14 118 (26.28%) SQL Server 2016
15 109 (24.28%) Windows
16 105 (23.39%) SQL Server 2014
17 102 (22.72%) ETL
18 71 (15.81%) Analytics
19 70 (15.59%) Windows Server
20 69 (15.37%) Power BI
20 69 (15.37%) Power Platform
20 69 (15.37%) MVC
21 68 (15.14%) Degree
21 68 (15.14%) PowerShell
22 66 (14.70%) HTML
23 63 (14.03%) Active Directory
24 61 (13.59%) SharePoint
25 58 (12.92%) ASP.NET

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 61 (13.59%) SharePoint
2 26 (5.79%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.01%) MS Exchange
3 18 (4.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 17 (3.79%) IIS
5 15 (3.34%) Apache
6 13 (2.90%) JBoss
6 13 (2.90%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.00%) Drupal
9 8 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.78%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.45%) Confluence
13 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 55 (12.25%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (8.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.79%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.34%) FastStats
4 5 (1.11%) Q-Pulse
4 5 (1.11%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.67%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.45%) Magento
6 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.22%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 199 (44.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (15.37%) Power Platform
3 58 (12.92%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (12.03%) Office 365
5 20 (4.45%) SaaS
6 14 (3.12%) OneDrive
7 13 (2.90%) OpenShift
8 11 (2.45%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.45%) GitHub
10 2 (0.45%) IaaS
10 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.22%) PaaS
11 1 (0.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.91%) Firewall
2 30 (6.68%) DNS
3 27 (6.01%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.79%) DHCP
4 17 (3.79%) SSL
4 17 (3.79%) VPN
5 16 (3.56%) Internet
5 16 (3.56%) Network Security
6 15 (3.34%) SAN
6 15 (3.34%) VLAN
6 15 (3.34%) VoIP
7 10 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (2.00%) HTTP
8 9 (2.00%) WAN
9 8 (1.78%) Skype
10 7 (1.56%) LAN
11 5 (1.11%) MPLS
11 5 (1.11%) PBX
12 4 (0.89%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 215 (47.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 210 (46.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 156 (34.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 154 (34.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 142 (31.63%) Data Warehouse
7 118 (26.28%) SQL Server 2016
8 105 (23.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 69 (15.37%) Power BI
10 58 (12.92%) Relational Database
11 43 (9.58%) MongoDB
12 30 (6.68%) MySQL
13 28 (6.24%) RDBMS
13 28 (6.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 21 (4.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 20 (4.45%) Azure SQL Database
15 20 (4.45%) Big Data
16 18 (4.01%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.35%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.56%) JIRA
4 16 (3.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 15 (3.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (3.12%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.78%) Selenium
7 8 (1.78%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.34%) NUnit
9 6 (1.34%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (0.67%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.45%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.45%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.45%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.45%) Subversion
11 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.22%) MSTest
12 1 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 184 (40.98%) Finance
2 23 (5.12%) Marketing
3 21 (4.68%) Financial Institution
4 18 (4.01%) Retail
5 16 (3.56%) Banking
6 15 (3.34%) Advertising
7 11 (2.45%) Law
8 8 (1.78%) Front Office
8 8 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.34%) Publishing
10 4 (0.89%) Back Office
11 3 (0.67%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.22%) Humanities
Job Titles
1 221 (49.22%) Developer
2 80 (17.82%) .NET Developer
2 80 (17.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 75 (16.70%) C# Developer
4 64 (14.25%) SQL Developer
5 62 (13.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 60 (13.36%) DBA
7 55 (12.25%) SQL DBA
8 49 (10.91%) Analyst
9 45 (10.02%) Senior Developer
10 43 (9.58%) WPF Developer
11 36 (8.02%) C# WPF Developer
12 33 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (7.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 28 (6.24%) SQL Server DBA
14 26 (5.79%) SQL BI Developer
15 25 (5.57%) Administrator
16 23 (5.12%) Senior DBA
17 22 (4.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (31.63%) .NET
2 66 (14.70%) HTML
3 58 (12.92%) ASP.NET
4 56 (12.47%) WPF
5 51 (11.36%) CSS
6 45 (10.02%) jQuery
7 44 (9.80%) AngularJS
8 43 (9.58%) .NET Framework
9 37 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (8.02%) HTML5
11 35 (7.80%) WCF
12 32 (7.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 28 (6.24%) Entity Framework
14 22 (4.90%) MDX
15 20 (4.45%) Task Parallel Library
16 19 (4.23%) XML
17 18 (4.01%) Web Services
18 17 (3.79%) REST
19 15 (3.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.80%) Clustering
2 38 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (5.57%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.90%) Replication
6 20 (4.45%) Fintech
7 14 (3.12%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.90%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.90%) Reinsurance
9 12 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.00%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.11%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.11%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.11%) iPad
12 5 (1.11%) iPhone
12 5 (1.11%) LIMS
12 5 (1.11%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 109 (24.28%) Windows
2 70 (15.59%) Windows Server
3 53 (11.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (10.91%) Linux
5 30 (6.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (3.34%) Windows 10
7 14 (3.12%) Unix
8 13 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.34%) CentOS
11 6 (1.34%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.11%) Android
13 4 (0.89%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (34.30%) Business Intelligence
2 120 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (22.72%) ETL
4 71 (15.81%) Analytics
5 69 (15.37%) MVC
6 53 (11.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 52 (11.58%) DevOps
7 52 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
8 51 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
9 48 (10.69%) Scrum
10 45 (10.02%) Configuration Management
10 45 (10.02%) ITIL
11 44 (9.80%) Migration
11 44 (9.80%) Web Application Development
12 42 (9.35%) SDLC
12 42 (9.35%) TDD
13 41 (9.13%) Unit Testing
14 40 (8.91%) OO
15 38 (8.46%) High Availability
15 38 (8.46%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 321 (71.49%) SQL
2 168 (37.42%) C#
3 163 (36.30%) T-SQL
4 68 (15.14%) PowerShell
5 53 (11.80%) Python
6 44 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 40 (8.91%) VBA
8 27 (6.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 23 (5.12%) Java
10 21 (4.68%) Bash Shell
11 16 (3.56%) VB.NET
12 14 (3.12%) VB
13 13 (2.90%) Perl
14 9 (2.00%) Ruby
14 9 (2.00%) VBScript
15 6 (1.34%) C
16 5 (1.11%) R
17 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 68 (15.14%) Degree
2 43 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (6.24%) MCSE
4 20 (4.45%) MCSA
5 17 (3.79%) HND
6 11 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.23%) CCNA
7 10 (2.23%) MCT
8 7 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.56%) MCP
9 6 (1.34%) CCNP
10 2 (0.45%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.22%) CCVP
11 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.22%) MCITP
11 1 (0.22%) MCTS
11 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.22%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.12%) QA
2 17 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.90%) Data Quality
4 10 (2.23%) GDPR
5 9 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (1.78%) SLA
7 7 (1.56%) HIPAA
7 7 (1.56%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (14.03%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.01%) Hyper-V
3 23 (5.12%) Docker
4 19 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (1.56%) XenApp
9 6 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.11%) BitLocker
10 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.22%) Xen
12 1 (0.22%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 35 (7.80%) Ansible
2 21 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (4.45%) Puppet
4 17 (3.79%) SCCM
4 17 (3.79%) SCOM
5 15 (3.34%) Grafana
5 15 (3.34%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.23%) SCOrch
6 10 (2.23%) SCVMM
7 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (1.56%) Nagios
8 7 (1.56%) Prometheus
9 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (1.11%) WSUS
10 4 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.89%) SQL Sentry
11 2 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.22%) Scalr
12 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 220 (49.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.80%) Oracle
3 35 (7.80%) Tableau
4 31 (6.90%) VMware
5 27 (6.01%) Citrix
6 18 (4.01%) Cisco
6 18 (4.01%) HP
6 18 (4.01%) Xamarin
7 17 (3.79%) Ivanti
8 16 (3.56%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.90%) Sun
10 11 (2.45%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
12 8 (1.78%) Splunk
13 7 (1.56%) Sage
14 6 (1.34%) Dell
14 6 (1.34%) Google
14 6 (1.34%) NetApp
14 6 (1.34%) Teradata