Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > North of England
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 255 301 311
Rank change year-on-year +46 +10 -115
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 85 180 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.74% 0.95% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.67% 3.55% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 166 166
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £55,250 £55,000 £52,875
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.05% - -

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 3,181 5,065 7,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 27.59% 26.78% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,627 4,139 6,279
Median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.75% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the North of England over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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 +58 56 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Yorkshire +50 27 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North East +3 2 £36,500 +3.55%
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (68.24%) Microsoft
3 47 (55.29%) SQL
4 42 (49.41%) Windows
5 39 (45.88%) IIS
6 36 (42.35%) Finance
7 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (35.29%) Azure
8 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
9 29 (34.12%) ITIL
10 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (31.76%) T-SQL
12 25 (29.41%) ITIL V3
13 24 (28.24%) PowerShell
14 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Office
15 21 (24.71%) SQL Server 2016
16 20 (23.53%) Release Management
16 20 (23.53%) Investment Management
16 20 (23.53%) Degree
17 19 (22.35%) MCP
17 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2014
18 18 (21.18%) GDPR
18 18 (21.18%) Service Design
18 18 (21.18%) Cybersecurity
18 18 (21.18%) .NET
18 18 (21.18%) Computer Science
18 18 (21.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
20 16 (18.82%) C#

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 39 (45.88%) IIS
2 10 (11.76%) Apache
2 10 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.41%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.71%) Confluence
5 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.29%) Azure
2 10 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (10.59%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (8.24%) AWS
5 6 (7.06%) Office 365
6 4 (4.71%) Power Platform
6 4 (4.71%) SaaS
7 2 (2.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Internet
2 4 (4.71%) Firewall
2 4 (4.71%) FTP
2 4 (4.71%) Network Security
2 4 (4.71%) VPN
3 2 (2.35%) NAS
3 2 (2.35%) SAN
3 2 (2.35%) VoIP
4 1 (1.18%) LAN
4 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (21.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
7 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2017
9 6 (7.06%) RDBMS
9 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
9 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (4.71%) Power BI
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.18%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 4 (4.71%) Spinnaker
3 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (42.35%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Legal
3 7 (8.24%) Law
4 5 (5.88%) Retail
5 4 (4.71%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.35%) Local Government
7 1 (1.18%) Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Analyst
1 25 (29.41%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Applications Support
3 19 (22.35%) Support Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 8 (9.41%) DBA
6 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) .NET
2 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 10 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.71%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.53%) XML
8 2 (2.35%) .NET Core
8 2 (2.35%) CSS
8 2 (2.35%) HTML
8 2 (2.35%) Middleware
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (1.18%) HTML5
9 1 (1.18%) MDX
9 1 (1.18%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.76%) Data Structures
3 9 (10.59%) PKI
4 2 (2.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (49.41%) Windows
2 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2016
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.06%) Linux
7 2 (2.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) ITIL
2 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.41%) ITIL V3
4 20 (23.53%) Investment Management
4 20 (23.53%) Release Management
5 18 (21.18%) Computer Science
5 18 (21.18%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (21.18%) Service Design
6 17 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (17.65%) Change Management
7 15 (17.65%) DevOps
7 15 (17.65%) Server Management
8 14 (16.47%) Deployment Automation
9 13 (15.29%) Workflow
10 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (14.12%) Service Delivery
11 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (12.94%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (11.76%) Practice Management
12 10 (11.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 27 (31.76%) T-SQL
3 24 (28.24%) PowerShell
4 16 (18.82%) C#
5 4 (4.71%) VBA
6 3 (3.53%) XQuery
7 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Degree
2 19 (22.35%) MCP
3 6 (7.06%) MCSE
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.35%) CCNP
5 2 (2.35%) CCSP
5 2 (2.35%) CCVP
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) GDPR
2 6 (7.06%) QA
3 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.71%) SLA
4 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) Active Directory
1 9 (10.59%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Ansible
1 4 (4.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (68.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.94%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle
4 7 (8.24%) Citrix
5 6 (7.06%) Cisco
6 5 (5.88%) Tableau
7 4 (4.71%) NetApp
8 2 (2.35%) Sonus