Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 219 125
Rank change year-on-year -12 -94 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 54 80 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.73% 1.05% 2.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 3.00% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 72 149
Manchester median annual salary £33,500 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.79% -4.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,750 £60,000 £51,250
North West median annual salary £37,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.84% -2.35% +6.25%

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 2,440 2,669 2,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 33.20% 35.05% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,094 2,326 1,886
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.01%
10th Percentile £28,038 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Stockport -5 9 £33,500 -25.56%
Bolton +8 2 £32,500 -31.58%
Altrincham -2 1 £51,500 +58.46%
Wigan - 1 £25,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (68.52%) SQL
3 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 30 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (51.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 21 (38.89%) Windows
7 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (33.33%) High Availability
8 14 (25.93%) Data Analysis
8 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
9 12 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
9 12 (22.22%) Time Management
9 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (20.37%) ETL
10 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
10 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (20.37%) Web Development
11 10 (18.52%) Cognos
12 9 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (16.67%) SAP
12 9 (16.67%) Finance
12 9 (16.67%) Power BI
12 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (14.81%) Migration
13 8 (14.81%) .NET

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 7 (12.96%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) WordPress
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (7.41%) FTP
2 4 (7.41%) MPLS
2 4 (7.41%) SMTP
3 1 (1.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) PBX
3 1 (1.85%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (51.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 18 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (16.67%) Power BI
8 5 (9.26%) MS Access
9 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (3.70%) QlikView
11 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.85%) Data Lake
12 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.85%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) MSTest
2 1 (1.85%) NSubstitute
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (20.37%) SQL BI Developer
5 8 (14.81%) DBA
6 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
7 5 (9.26%) Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Development Manager
8 4 (7.41%) IT Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) IT Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) MDX
3 2 (3.70%) ODBC
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) Ajax
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.85%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (33.33%) High Availability
3 14 (25.93%) Data Analysis
4 12 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 12 (22.22%) Time Management
5 11 (20.37%) ETL
5 11 (20.37%) Web Development
6 8 (14.81%) Migration
7 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 4 (7.41%) ITIL V3
10 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (7.41%) Process Improvement
10 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.96%) VBA
4 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) MCSE
3 5 (9.26%) CCNA
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.26%) MCITP
3 5 (9.26%) MCSA
4 3 (5.56%) Degree
4 3 (5.56%) HND
4 3 (5.56%) MCDBA
4 3 (5.56%) MCPD
4 3 (5.56%) MCTS
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Cognos
3 9 (16.67%) SAP
4 6 (11.11%) Cisco
4 6 (11.11%) Tableau
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (3.70%) Avaya
6 2 (3.70%) VMware
7 1 (1.85%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Talend
7 1 (1.85%) Veeam
7 1 (1.85%) WorldPay