Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 243 220
Rank change year-on-year -118 -23 -42
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 635 1040 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.86% 1.41% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.89% 4.73% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 547 978 1201
London median annual salary £54,979 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.96% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £36,400 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21937 21998 26862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.54% 29.72% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17645 19158 22890
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 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 -37 189 £52,500 -4.55% 9
West London -6 53 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East London +4 15 £60,000 +84.62%
South London -9 7 £41,250 -13.16% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 635 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 476 (74.96%) SQL
3 298 (46.93%) Microsoft
4 284 (44.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 271 (42.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 260 (40.94%) C#
7 256 (40.31%) .NET
7 256 (40.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 238 (37.48%) Finance
9 203 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
9 203 (31.97%) SQL Server 2014
10 201 (31.65%) Windows
11 180 (28.35%) T-SQL
12 170 (26.77%) ASP.NET
13 164 (25.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 152 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
15 145 (22.83%) ETL
16 135 (21.26%) MVC
17 129 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
18 117 (18.43%) Microsoft Azure
19 114 (17.95%) HTML
20 111 (17.48%) Visual Studio
21 110 (17.32%) SQL Server 2016
22 106 (16.69%) PowerShell
23 101 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
24 100 (15.75%) IIS
24 100 (15.75%) JavaScript
25 95 (14.96%) CSS
26 94 (14.80%) jQuery
27 92 (14.49%) Scrum

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
1 100 (15.75%) IIS
2 53 (8.35%) MS Exchange
3 51 (8.03%) SharePoint
4 34 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (2.52%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.73%) CMS
8 11 (1.73%) Confluence
8 11 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.57%) WordPress
10 9 (1.42%) Apache
10 9 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.26%) Umbraco
12 7 (1.10%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.94%) JBoss
14 5 (0.79%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.79%) nginx
15 4 (0.63%) Kentico
Applications
1 22 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.94%) MetaTrader
4 4 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.31%) Endur
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.16%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 117 (18.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (6.61%) Office 365
4 21 (3.31%) SaaS
5 20 (3.15%) IaaS
6 19 (2.99%) Azure Machine Learning
7 16 (2.52%) GitHub
8 14 (2.20%) PaaS
9 11 (1.73%) Mimecast
10 10 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.47%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.47%) BlueKai
12 3 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.47%) npm
13 2 (0.31%) Sage Pay
14 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.72%) Firewall
2 32 (5.04%) DNS
2 32 (5.04%) SAN
3 26 (4.09%) WAN
4 25 (3.94%) Internet
4 25 (3.94%) LAN
5 23 (3.62%) DHCP
6 21 (3.31%) VLAN
7 19 (2.99%) TCP/IP
8 13 (2.05%) NetScaler
9 12 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (1.89%) SSL
9 12 (1.89%) VoIP
9 12 (1.89%) VPN
10 9 (1.42%) HTTP
10 9 (1.42%) MPLS
11 8 (1.26%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.26%) Intranet
11 8 (1.26%) Network Security
12 6 (0.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 284 (44.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 271 (42.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 256 (40.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 203 (31.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 164 (25.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 129 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
8 110 (17.32%) SQL Server 2016
9 58 (9.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 48 (7.56%) Relational Database
11 44 (6.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 44 (6.93%) Power BI
12 34 (5.35%) MongoDB
13 28 (4.41%) NoSQL
14 27 (4.25%) OLAP
15 23 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
16 21 (3.31%) Azure SQL Database
16 21 (3.31%) Big Data
16 21 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 20 (3.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 111 (17.48%) Visual Studio
2 79 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (8.19%) TeamCity
4 46 (7.24%) Git (software)
5 43 (6.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 25 (3.94%) MSTest
7 23 (3.62%) JIRA
7 23 (3.62%) NUnit
8 21 (3.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 19 (2.99%) Subversion
10 16 (2.52%) Moq
11 13 (2.05%) GoogleTest
11 13 (2.05%) MSBuild
12 12 (1.89%) ReSharper
13 11 (1.73%) Eclipse
14 9 (1.42%) Jenkins
15 8 (1.26%) NuGet
16 7 (1.10%) Maven
16 7 (1.10%) Selenium
17 6 (0.94%) Fiddler
General
1 238 (37.48%) Finance
2 84 (13.23%) Banking
3 38 (5.98%) Front Office
4 37 (5.83%) Retail
5 35 (5.51%) Investment Banking
6 28 (4.41%) Marketing
7 25 (3.94%) Financial Institution
8 20 (3.15%) Games
9 16 (2.52%) Manufacturing
10 13 (2.05%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.26%) Back Office
11 8 (1.26%) Electronics
12 7 (1.10%) Advertising
13 4 (0.63%) Publishing
14 3 (0.47%) Legal
15 2 (0.31%) Law
16 1 (0.16%) Local Government
16 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 323 (50.87%) Developer
2 139 (21.89%) DBA
3 132 (20.79%) SQL DBA
4 127 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 118 (18.58%) C# Developer
6 105 (16.54%) .NET Developer
7 93 (14.65%) Administrator
8 68 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 59 (9.29%) SQL Server DBA
10 58 (9.13%) Senior Developer
11 55 (8.66%) ASP.NET Developer
12 53 (8.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 49 (7.72%) SSIS Developer
14 48 (7.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 41 (6.46%) SQL Server Developer
16 40 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 40 (6.30%) Senior .NET Developer
17 32 (5.04%) Analyst
17 32 (5.04%) Junior
17 32 (5.04%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (40.31%) .NET
2 170 (26.77%) ASP.NET
3 114 (17.95%) HTML
4 95 (14.96%) CSS
5 94 (14.80%) jQuery
6 76 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (9.29%) WCF
8 58 (9.13%) AngularJS
9 57 (8.98%) .NET Framework
10 56 (8.82%) Web Services
11 48 (7.56%) Ajax
12 46 (7.24%) Entity Framework
13 45 (7.09%) HTML5
14 38 (5.98%) WPF
15 36 (5.67%) XML
16 35 (5.51%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (5.51%) JSON
17 29 (4.57%) LINQ
18 25 (3.94%) MDX
18 25 (3.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 59 (9.29%) Clustering
3 51 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 36 (5.67%) Replication
6 29 (4.57%) Equities
7 22 (3.46%) User Experience
8 20 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.83%) Data Centre
10 16 (2.52%) Fixed Income
11 15 (2.36%) Data Structures
11 15 (2.36%) Fintech
12 14 (2.20%) Algorithms
13 13 (2.05%) Derivative
14 12 (1.89%) iPad
15 10 (1.57%) Blog
15 10 (1.57%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
17 8 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
18 7 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 201 (31.65%) Windows
2 83 (13.07%) Windows Server
3 59 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (5.20%) Linux
6 27 (4.25%) Windows 10
7 26 (4.09%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.57%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.26%) VMS
11 7 (1.10%) CentOS
11 7 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (0.94%) Unix
13 5 (0.79%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.63%) Android
15 3 (0.47%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
3 145 (22.83%) ETL
4 135 (21.26%) MVC
5 101 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
6 92 (14.49%) Scrum
7 78 (12.28%) High Availability
7 78 (12.28%) ITIL
8 66 (10.39%) Data Modelling
9 59 (9.29%) DevOps
10 58 (9.13%) SDLC
11 55 (8.66%) Data Management
12 54 (8.50%) Analytics
12 54 (8.50%) TDD
13 52 (8.19%) Disaster Recovery
14 50 (7.87%) Migration
15 47 (7.40%) Continuous Improvement
16 44 (6.93%) Asset Management
17 43 (6.77%) Kimball Methodology
18 40 (6.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 476 (74.96%) SQL
2 260 (40.94%) C#
3 180 (28.35%) T-SQL
4 106 (16.69%) PowerShell
5 100 (15.75%) JavaScript
6 30 (4.72%) TypeScript
7 24 (3.78%) Java
8 22 (3.46%) Python
9 21 (3.31%) R
10 19 (2.99%) C
11 17 (2.68%) Perl
12 15 (2.36%) PHP
13 14 (2.20%) VB.NET
14 13 (2.05%) C++
14 13 (2.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (1.10%) VB
16 6 (0.94%) VBA
17 4 (0.63%) VBScript
18 3 (0.47%) Korn
18 3 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (13.23%) Degree
2 76 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (6.30%) MCITP
4 30 (4.72%) MCSE
5 18 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.68%) CCNA
7 14 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (1.89%) CCA
8 12 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (1.89%) MCSA
9 10 (1.57%) CCNP
10 9 (1.42%) MCTS
10 9 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.94%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.79%) Linux+ Certification
12 5 (0.79%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.63%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.47%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.47%) IBM Certification
15 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.88%) QA
2 23 (3.62%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.20%) GDPR
4 11 (1.73%) SLA
5 10 (1.57%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.79%) NEBOSH
7 2 (0.31%) COBIT
7 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (12.91%) Active Directory
2 49 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 25 (3.94%) XenApp
5 21 (3.31%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (2.52%) vSphere
7 14 (2.20%) XenDesktop
8 12 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (1.42%) Terminal Server
11 8 (1.26%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (2.20%) SCCM
2 13 (2.05%) Backup Exec
2 13 (2.05%) Puppet
3 12 (1.89%) SCOM
4 11 (1.73%) Failover Clustering
4 11 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (1.42%) Perfmon
7 6 (0.94%) Kibana
7 6 (0.94%) logstash
7 6 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.79%) Nagios
8 5 (0.79%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.63%) Ansible
9 4 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.47%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.47%) SCSM
10 3 (0.47%) vMotion
Vendors
1 298 (46.93%) Microsoft
2 68 (10.71%) VMware
3 45 (7.09%) Tableau
4 43 (6.77%) Cisco
4 43 (6.77%) Oracle
5 40 (6.30%) RedGate
6 32 (5.04%) Citrix
7 24 (3.78%) Cognos
8 20 (3.15%) Cadence
8 20 (3.15%) Sybase
9 19 (2.99%) Alteryx
9 19 (2.99%) HP
10 18 (2.83%) Veeam
11 15 (2.36%) Google
11 15 (2.36%) Sophos
12 14 (2.20%) Alias
13 13 (2.05%) EMC
14 11 (1.73%) Dell
14 11 (1.73%) McAfee
14 11 (1.73%) Symantec