Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 330 279 204
Rank change year-on-year -51 -75 -68
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 123 196 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.67% 0.91% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.62% 3.18% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 114 173 327
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,650 £28,750 £29,450
90th Percentile £50,875 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 the North of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4,701 6,173 7,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 25.61% 28.73% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,858 5,263 6,492
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,081
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.37% +5.20%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the North of England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the North of England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the North of England

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the North of England

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 North of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
North West -14 69 £40,000 - 20
Yorkshire -15 45 £40,000 +6.67% 13
North East +13 9 £42,936 -0.73% 3
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 North of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 123 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (67.48%) SQL
3 78 (63.41%) Microsoft
4 54 (43.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (40.65%) Windows
6 48 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (37.40%) T-SQL
8 45 (36.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 42 (34.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 37 (30.08%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (28.46%) SQL Server 2016
12 30 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
13 28 (22.76%) Windows Server
14 27 (21.95%) IIS
15 25 (20.33%) Finance
15 25 (20.33%) Hyper-V
16 23 (18.70%) C#
17 22 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
18 21 (17.07%) .NET
18 21 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (17.07%) PowerShell
19 20 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
20 19 (15.45%) VMware
20 19 (15.45%) Active Directory
21 18 (14.63%) Azure
21 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
21 18 (14.63%) DNS
22 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Excel
22 17 (13.82%) ETL

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 27 (21.95%) IIS
2 15 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (12.20%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.13%) Apache
3 10 (8.13%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.07%) OpenEdge
5 5 (4.07%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.44%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.63%) SAS
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.63%) Azure
2 15 (12.20%) Power Platform
3 8 (6.50%) Office 365
4 6 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.07%) AWS
6 3 (2.44%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.81%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) DNS
2 16 (13.01%) DHCP
3 8 (6.50%) SAN
4 6 (4.88%) Firewall
5 3 (2.44%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.44%) NAS
6 2 (1.63%) Broadband
6 2 (1.63%) SMTP
6 2 (1.63%) SNMP
6 2 (1.63%) SSL
6 2 (1.63%) VoIP
6 2 (1.63%) Wireless
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.81%) LAN
7 1 (0.81%) VLAN
7 1 (0.81%) VPN
7 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (43.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (36.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (34.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (28.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 21 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (13.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (9.76%) Power BI
10 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2017
12 5 (4.07%) MySQL
12 5 (4.07%) Snowflake Schema
13 4 (3.25%) MongoDB
14 3 (2.44%) OLAP
14 3 (2.44%) Redis
15 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
15 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
15 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (3.25%) MSI
4 4 (3.25%) WiX
5 3 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.44%) JIRA
6 2 (1.63%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.81%) Subversion
7 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (20.33%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.88%) Legal
4 5 (4.07%) Retail
5 4 (3.25%) Law
6 3 (2.44%) Automotive
7 2 (1.63%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Developer
2 20 (16.26%) DBA
2 20 (16.26%) SQL Developer
3 19 (15.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 17 (13.82%) SQL DBA
5 15 (12.20%) Analyst
5 15 (12.20%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (11.38%) Administrator
7 13 (10.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (10.57%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 13 (10.57%) Network Engineer
8 11 (8.94%) SQL Server Analyst
9 9 (7.32%) SQL BI Developer
10 8 (6.50%) C# Developer
11 7 (5.69%) IT Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.88%) .NET Developer
12 6 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (4.88%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.07%) .NET
2 17 (13.82%) .NET Framework
3 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.13%) Entity Framework
4 8 (6.50%) AngularJS
4 8 (6.50%) CSS
4 8 (6.50%) HTML
5 7 (5.69%) Web Services
6 6 (4.88%) XML
7 5 (4.07%) jQuery
7 5 (4.07%) MDX
8 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Core
8 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.25%) Classic ASP
8 4 (3.25%) CSS3
8 4 (3.25%) Dapper ORM
8 4 (3.25%) HTML5
9 3 (2.44%) REST
9 3 (2.44%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.13%) PKI
3 7 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.07%) Clustering
6 4 (3.25%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.44%) Replication
8 2 (1.63%) Handset
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.81%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (40.65%) Windows
2 28 (22.76%) Windows Server
3 22 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.50%) Linux
6 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.25%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.81%) Android
8 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.08%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (13.82%) ETL
5 17 (13.82%) High Availability
6 14 (11.38%) ITIL
7 13 (10.57%) SDLC
7 13 (10.57%) Server Management
7 13 (10.57%) Visualisation
7 13 (10.57%) Workflow
8 12 (9.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 11 (8.94%) Data Integration
10 10 (8.13%) Investment Management
10 10 (8.13%) ITIL V3
10 10 (8.13%) MVC
10 10 (8.13%) Product Roadmap
10 10 (8.13%) Project Delivery
10 10 (8.13%) Release Management
10 10 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (67.48%) SQL
2 46 (37.40%) T-SQL
3 23 (18.70%) C#
4 21 (17.07%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.25%) PHP
7 2 (1.63%) Java
7 2 (1.63%) Java 8
7 2 (1.63%) Python
7 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.63%) VBScript
8 1 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (11.38%) MCSA
4 7 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.88%) MCSE
6 5 (4.07%) CCNA
7 4 (3.25%) MCP
7 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 4 (3.25%) SSCP
8 3 (2.44%) CIW
9 2 (1.63%) CCNP
9 2 (1.63%) CCSP
9 2 (1.63%) CCVP
9 2 (1.63%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.63%) Degree
9 2 (1.63%) OCA
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.81%) MCTS
10 1 (0.81%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.44%) SLA
4 2 (1.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (20.33%) Hyper-V
2 19 (15.45%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.07%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (2.44%) Docker
5 3 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.63%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) SCCM
2 3 (2.44%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 78 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.45%) VMware
3 17 (13.82%) Tableau
4 8 (6.50%) Cisco
5 6 (4.88%) Oracle
6 4 (3.25%) Nintex
7 3 (2.44%) Dell
7 3 (2.44%) HP
7 3 (2.44%) Qualys
8 2 (1.63%) Citrix
8 2 (1.63%) Meraki
8 2 (1.63%) RedGate
8 2 (1.63%) Sonus
8 2 (1.63%) Sun
8 2 (1.63%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.81%) Databricks
9 1 (0.81%) NetApp
9 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.81%) Symantec
9 1 (0.81%) Veritas