Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > North West
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 234 265
Rank change year-on-year +60 +31 -52
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 60 103 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.08% 0.98% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.62% 3.58% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 95 99
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 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £48,000 £49,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,658 2,876 4,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.93% 27.30% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,385 2,188 3,615
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the North West.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the North West over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 14 July 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
Merseyside +11 27 £53,500 +25.88% 1
Manchester +70 24 £48,000 +16.36% 2
Lancashire +44 4 £28,500 -32.94%
Cumbria -9 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire +29 1 £26,000 -45.26%
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (53.33%) SQL
4 29 (48.33%) IIS
4 29 (48.33%) ITIL
4 29 (48.33%) Windows
4 29 (48.33%) Windows Server
5 27 (45.00%) Finance
6 26 (43.33%) Microsoft Office
6 26 (43.33%) T-SQL
7 25 (41.67%) MCP
7 25 (41.67%) ITIL V3
8 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (35.00%) Release Management
9 21 (35.00%) Investment Management
10 20 (33.33%) Degree
11 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
11 19 (31.67%) Service Design
11 19 (31.67%) GDPR
11 19 (31.67%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
13 16 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (26.67%) Azure
13 16 (26.67%) Internet
13 16 (26.67%) SharePoint
14 13 (21.67%) Workflow
14 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2016
15 11 (18.33%) Performance Monitoring
15 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (18.33%) Practice Management

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 29 (48.33%) IIS
2 16 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 10 (16.67%) Apache
3 10 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.67%) Confluence
5 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Azure
1 16 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (6.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Internet
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) FTP
2 4 (6.67%) Network Security
2 4 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (3.33%) NAS
3 2 (3.33%) SAN
3 2 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.67%) Power BI
6 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) JIRA
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Legal
3 4 (6.67%) Law
3 4 (6.67%) Public Sector
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Analyst
2 26 (43.33%) Applications Support
3 19 (31.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 19 (31.67%) Support Analyst
4 16 (26.67%) Developer
5 10 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) DBA
7 4 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Database Developer
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Power BI Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) CSS3
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) HTML5
3 1 (1.67%) jQuery
3 1 (1.67%) Kafka
3 1 (1.67%) MDX
3 1 (1.67%) React
3 1 (1.67%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 9 (15.00%) PKI
3 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (48.33%) Windows
1 29 (48.33%) Windows Server
2 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) ITIL
2 25 (41.67%) ITIL V3
3 21 (35.00%) Investment Management
3 21 (35.00%) Release Management
4 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
4 19 (31.67%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (31.67%) Service Design
5 13 (21.67%) Workflow
6 11 (18.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (18.33%) Practice Management
7 10 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.00%) Server Management
9 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (6.67%) Capacity Management
12 4 (6.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) SQL
2 26 (43.33%) T-SQL
3 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.67%) VBA
5 3 (5.00%) XQuery
6 1 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (1.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) MCP
2 20 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.33%) CCNP
4 2 (3.33%) CCSP
4 2 (3.33%) CCVP
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (31.67%) GDPR
2 7 (11.67%) QA
3 4 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 4 (6.67%) SLA
4 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Tableau
3 2 (3.33%) Sonus
3 2 (3.33%) VMware