Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > South East
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 360 359 291
Rank change year-on-year -1 -68 -62
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 98 159 314
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.60% 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 2.15% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 141 282
Median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +5.75% -8.42%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 5,482 7,387 9,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.83% 27.85% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,538 6,206 8,494
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,900 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the South East.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the South East over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 4 April 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
West Sussex +31 25 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Hampshire +30 22 £37,500 -9.09%
Kent +13 21 £51,500 +39.19%
Thames Valley +15 15 £62,500 +35.87% 5
Berkshire +34 13 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Surrey -10 10 £70,000 +21.74% 1
East Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +18 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Middlesex - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 98 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (66.33%) SQL
3 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 43 (43.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (43.88%) Azure
5 41 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (41.84%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (40.82%) C#
6 40 (40.82%) .NET
7 35 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (34.69%) Scrum
9 31 (31.63%) SQL Server 2016
9 31 (31.63%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (30.61%) Finance
10 30 (30.61%) T-SQL
10 30 (30.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (28.57%) Mentoring
12 27 (27.55%) ASP.NET
13 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
13 26 (26.53%) MVC
14 25 (25.51%) HTML
14 25 (25.51%) ETL
14 25 (25.51%) Visual Studio Team System
14 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (25.51%) Power BI
14 25 (25.51%) Power Platform
15 24 (24.49%) CSS
16 22 (22.45%) Visual Studio
16 22 (22.45%) .NET Framework
17 21 (21.43%) Entity Framework

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (14.29%) IIS
2 11 (11.22%) MS Exchange
3 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.08%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.06%) JBoss
7 3 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.04%) SAS
9 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.02%) CMS
9 1 (1.02%) EPiServer
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.02%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 43 (43.88%) Azure
2 25 (25.51%) Power Platform
3 18 (18.37%) AWS
4 4 (4.08%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (4.08%) SaaS
5 3 (3.06%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.04%) IaaS
6 2 (2.04%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.04%) Office 365
6 2 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.16%) Firewall
3 6 (6.12%) DHCP
3 6 (6.12%) DNS
3 6 (6.12%) VoIP
4 5 (5.10%) SAN
5 4 (4.08%) Skype
6 2 (2.04%) WAN
6 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.02%) LAN
7 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (43.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (31.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 30 (30.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (25.51%) Power BI
7 21 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 16 (16.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 16 (16.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (15.31%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (7.14%) DTS
11 6 (6.12%) MongoDB
12 5 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
13 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (4.08%) Star Schema
14 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (3.06%) MySQL
14 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Visual Studio Team System
2 22 (22.45%) Visual Studio
3 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
4 14 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.02%) NUnit
General
1 30 (30.61%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Retail
3 10 (10.20%) Law
4 6 (6.12%) Back Office
5 5 (5.10%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.04%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) Local Government
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (43.88%) Developer
2 15 (15.31%) Technical Leader
3 12 (12.24%) DBA
3 12 (12.24%) SQL Developer
4 11 (11.22%) SQL DBA
5 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Database Developer
7 6 (6.12%) IT Technician
7 6 (6.12%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Production DBA
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Database Developer
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Production DBA
8 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.82%) .NET
2 27 (27.55%) ASP.NET
3 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (25.51%) HTML
4 24 (24.49%) CSS
5 22 (22.45%) .NET Framework
6 21 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 18 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (16.33%) REST
9 15 (15.31%) OAuth
9 15 (15.31%) OpenID
9 15 (15.31%) SOAP
9 15 (15.31%) WCF
9 15 (15.31%) Web Services
10 8 (8.16%) jQuery
11 7 (7.14%) Ajax
11 7 (7.14%) XML
12 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (4.08%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.12%) Reinsurance
4 5 (5.10%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.06%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.06%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.02%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Windows
2 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.12%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.08%) Unix
6 3 (3.06%) Linux
6 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (41.84%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (34.69%) Scrum
3 31 (31.63%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 26 (26.53%) MVC
6 25 (25.51%) ETL
7 20 (20.41%) DevOps
8 19 (19.39%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (16.33%) OO
10 16 (16.33%) SOLID
10 16 (16.33%) TDD
11 15 (15.31%) Architectural Design
11 15 (15.31%) Architecture Roadmap
11 15 (15.31%) Deployment Automation
11 15 (15.31%) IT Strategy
11 15 (15.31%) Product Roadmap
11 15 (15.31%) Strategic Roadmap
11 15 (15.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (66.33%) SQL
2 40 (40.82%) C#
3 30 (30.61%) T-SQL
4 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.37%) PowerShell
6 13 (13.27%) X++
7 5 (5.10%) VB
7 5 (5.10%) VB6
8 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.08%) Java
9 3 (3.06%) Perl
9 3 (3.06%) Python
9 3 (3.06%) Ruby
10 2 (2.04%) VBA
11 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.14%) MCSA
4 7 (7.14%) MCSE
5 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) MCITP
7 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.02%) MCSD
7 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) COBIT
2 3 (3.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.06%) Docker
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
5 2 (2.04%) XenApp
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Ansible
1 3 (3.06%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.06%) Puppet
2 2 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.02%) Ambari
3 1 (1.02%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.02%) SCOM
3 1 (1.02%) SCSM
3 1 (1.02%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) VMware
3 6 (6.12%) RedGate
3 6 (6.12%) WatchGuard
4 5 (5.10%) Tableau
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle
5 4 (4.08%) Telerik
6 3 (3.06%) Citrix
6 3 (3.06%) Sun
7 2 (2.04%) Cisco
7 2 (2.04%) Dell
7 2 (2.04%) HP
7 2 (2.04%) NetApp
7 2 (2.04%) Sophos
8 1 (1.02%) Avaya
8 1 (1.02%) EMC
8 1 (1.02%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds