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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 106 111
Rank change year-on-year -65 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 34 77 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.87% 2.26% 2.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.57% 7.36% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 77
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,450 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1323 1046 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.79% 30.70% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 905 1111
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 9 £32,250 -7.85% 4
Cheadle +8 2 £60,000 +118.18%
Altrincham -8 2 £32,500 -31.57% 1
SQL Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (82.09%) SQL
3 41 (61.19%) Microsoft
4 32 (47.76%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (47.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (46.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (40.30%) MS Excel
6 27 (40.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (34.33%) .NET
10 22 (32.84%) T-SQL
10 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (29.85%) Windows
12 18 (26.87%) C#
13 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (20.90%) ETL
15 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
15 13 (19.40%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (17.91%) VMware
16 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (16.42%) Data Analysis
17 11 (16.42%) Degree
17 11 (16.42%) Clustering
17 11 (16.42%) NUnit
17 11 (16.42%) VBA
17 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
17 11 (16.42%) Web Services
17 11 (16.42%) XML

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 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.97%) Alfresco
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.49%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 27 (40.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.49%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Ethernet
1 7 (10.45%) LAN
1 7 (10.45%) RS-232
1 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
1 7 (10.45%) WAN
1 7 (10.45%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.48%) DHCP
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) Network Security
2 3 (4.48%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (47.76%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (47.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (46.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (40.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
8 9 (13.43%) Hadoop
8 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
11 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
12 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (4.48%) DTS
13 3 (4.48%) Power BI
14 2 (2.99%) Datazen
14 2 (2.99%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) NUnit
1 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Blend
2 7 (10.45%) MSI
2 7 (10.45%) MSTest
2 7 (10.45%) NuGet
2 7 (10.45%) WiX
3 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.97%) Selenium
4 4 (5.97%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.99%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.49%) Maven
7 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 10 (14.93%) Marketing
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) SQL Developer
3 20 (29.85%) DBA
3 20 (29.85%) SQL DBA
4 12 (17.91%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.43%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Administrator
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Messaging Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Database Developer
9 4 (5.97%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) .NET
2 11 (16.42%) Web Services
2 11 (16.42%) XML
3 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
3 10 (14.93%) COM
4 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
4 9 (13.43%) WCF
5 8 (11.94%) NHibernate
5 8 (11.94%) WPF
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Compact Framework
6 7 (10.45%) Lambda Expressions
6 7 (10.45%) LINQ
6 7 (10.45%) LINQ to SQL
6 7 (10.45%) Silverlight
6 7 (10.45%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (10.45%) XSD
7 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.48%) MDX
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.99%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Clustering
2 10 (14.93%) iPad
3 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.45%) Data Structures
4 7 (10.45%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 7 (10.45%) Internet of Things
4 7 (10.45%) Replication
5 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) Fintech
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) EMV
7 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Linux
4 7 (10.45%) Mac OS
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 5 (7.46%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.99%) AIX
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (20.90%) ETL
4 13 (19.40%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (16.42%) Data Analysis
6 10 (14.93%) Kanban
6 10 (14.93%) MVC
6 10 (14.93%) Scrum
6 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.43%) TDD
8 8 (11.94%) ITIL
8 8 (11.94%) MVVM
8 8 (11.94%) OO
9 7 (10.45%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (10.45%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (10.45%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.45%) Physics
9 7 (10.45%) Product Management
9 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (82.09%) SQL
2 22 (32.84%) T-SQL
3 18 (26.87%) C#
4 11 (16.42%) VBA
5 7 (10.45%) C
5 7 (10.45%) C++
5 7 (10.45%) XAML
6 5 (7.46%) Java
6 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) R
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.49%) VB6
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) MCSE
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.46%) NCIE
3 5 (7.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.96%) vSphere
4 2 (2.99%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.49%) Docker
5 1 (1.49%) KVM
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 41 (61.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) VMware
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle
4 6 (8.96%) NetApp
5 5 (7.46%) Cognos
5 5 (7.46%) Splunk
6 4 (5.97%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.48%) Tableau
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix
8 2 (2.99%) HP
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco
9 1 (1.49%) DevExpress
9 1 (1.49%) Google
9 1 (1.49%) Sage
9 1 (1.49%) SAP
9 1 (1.49%) Symantec
9 1 (1.49%) WatchGuard
Manchester, Lancashire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Etonwood
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Excellent Benefits, Med
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: plus eligible for performance related bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Bupa
Posted: 7 days ago