Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 226 194
Rank change year-on-year +21 -32 -64
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 80 72 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.09% 0.90% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.62% 2.71% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 72 71 84
Manchester median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,250 £30,650
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.88% -5.88% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,210 2,657 2,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.20% 33.24% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,967 2,292 2,306
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,637 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Wigan - 10 £27,250 -
Stockport +18 8 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Salford - 3 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 2 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (83.75%) SQL
3 55 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (65.00%) Microsoft
5 47 (58.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (45.00%) T-SQL
7 32 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 29 (36.25%) ITIL
9 28 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (33.75%) NoSQL
10 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (33.75%) OLTP
11 26 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (31.25%) MongoDB
12 25 (31.25%) Degree
12 25 (31.25%) Relational Database
12 25 (31.25%) Server Building
12 25 (31.25%) IT Strategy
13 22 (27.50%) Windows
14 20 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (23.75%) .NET
16 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
19 13 (16.25%) User Acceptance Testing
20 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
20 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
21 10 (12.50%) Oracle
21 10 (12.50%) Solaris

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (7.50%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.00%) DHCP
2 4 (5.00%) DNS
3 3 (3.75%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) PBX
3 3 (3.75%) VoIP
3 3 (3.75%) VSAN
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.50%) FTP
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) Skype
4 2 (2.50%) SMTP
5 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (58.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 27 (33.75%) NoSQL
5 27 (33.75%) OLTP
6 25 (31.25%) MongoDB
6 25 (31.25%) Relational Database
7 20 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (8.75%) MySQL
15 2 (2.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.25%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (8.75%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) DBA
3 26 (32.50%) Administrator
4 25 (31.25%) SQL DBA
5 21 (26.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 15 (18.75%) SQL Developer
7 10 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 7 (8.75%) Development DBA
10 6 (7.50%) SSAS Developer
10 6 (7.50%) SSIS Developer
10 6 (7.50%) SSRS Developer
11 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (5.00%) Database Manager
12 4 (5.00%) Senior Database Manager
12 4 (5.00%) Senior Manager
13 3 (3.75%) Applications Engineer
13 3 (3.75%) Lead Test Analyst
13 3 (3.75%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) .NET
2 6 (7.50%) HTML
3 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.75%) CSS
3 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
3 3 (3.75%) LINQ
4 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.50%) CSS3
4 2 (2.50%) HTML5
4 2 (2.50%) MDX
5 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.25%) REST
5 1 (1.25%) SignalR
5 1 (1.25%) Spring
5 1 (1.25%) WCF
5 1 (1.25%) Web Services
5 1 (1.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.75%) IVR
3 3 (3.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.50%) Solaris
3 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Unix
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) ITIL
2 28 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (31.25%) IT Strategy
4 25 (31.25%) Server Building
5 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (16.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.25%) SDLC
8 9 (11.25%) Time Management
9 8 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 8 (10.00%) Migration
9 8 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Test Management
9 8 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 8 (10.00%) Web Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (7.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (83.75%) SQL
2 36 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.25%) C#
4 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.75%) VBA
6 2 (2.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (31.25%) Degree
3 8 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.75%) CCNA
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.50%) MCSA
5 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.50%) GDPR
2 2 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.75%) VMware NSX
3 3 (3.75%) vSphere
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.25%) Docker
5 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.25%) XenApp
5 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.50%) SCOrch
1 2 (2.50%) vRealize
1 2 (2.50%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Tableau
4 5 (6.25%) VMware
5 4 (5.00%) Cognos
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco
6 3 (3.75%) Genesys
6 3 (3.75%) Veeam
7 2 (2.50%) Telerik
8 1 (1.25%) Avaya
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) SAP