Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 48 70
Rank change year-on-year -24 +22 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 56 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.52% 4.31% 1.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.29% 11.55% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 14
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +18.57%
10th Percentile £27,250 £36,250 £24,425
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,750 £47,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +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 Merseyside with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 350 485 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 35.39% 37.34% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 275 340 251
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +1.32%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Liverpool -16 14 £42,500 -5.56%
St Helens - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) JSP
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) Service Management
6 5 (33.33%) ITSM
6 5 (33.33%) Release Management
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Cognos
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (20.00%) HPUX
7 3 (20.00%) Database Theory
7 3 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (6.67%) OLAP
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Release Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Research Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Online Games
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) ITSM
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Database Theory
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Database Security
5 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Capita
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau