Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 240 168
Rank change year-on-year -43 -72 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 299 447 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 1.33% 2.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.01% 4.59% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 276 424 826
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £31,188
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 9925 9747 13890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.77% 29.01% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8535 8538 11936
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the South East over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 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
Thames Valley -15 105 £47,500 - 3
Surrey -16 75 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Hampshire -43 59 £40,000 +3.23% 5
Berkshire -7 56 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Sussex -19 30 £50,000 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -12 26 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 23 £45,000 -5.26%
East Sussex -1 18 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Kent +10 10 £37,500 +13.64% 1
Middlesex +12 2 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 299 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 214 (71.57%) SQL
3 192 (64.21%) .NET
4 186 (62.21%) C#
5 134 (44.82%) JavaScript
6 133 (44.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 125 (41.81%) MVC
8 124 (41.47%) Microsoft
9 120 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
10 100 (33.44%) ASP.NET
11 90 (30.10%) HTML
12 84 (28.09%) Windows
13 80 (26.76%) AngularJS
14 68 (22.74%) XML
15 65 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
16 64 (21.40%) jQuery
17 63 (21.07%) Ajax
18 61 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
19 60 (20.07%) .NET Framework
20 59 (19.73%) VB.NET
21 58 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 58 (19.40%) WCF
22 55 (18.39%) Visual Studio
23 53 (17.73%) Windows Server
24 50 (16.72%) ASP.NET Web API
24 50 (16.72%) OOP
25 49 (16.39%) T-SQL
26 48 (16.05%) IIS
26 48 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 47 (15.72%) SQL Server 2016

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 48 (16.05%) IIS
2 29 (9.70%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.34%) CMS
6 6 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.67%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.34%) Apache
8 4 (1.34%) Drupal
8 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.67%) Content Management Server
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) Kentico
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.34%) SaaS
3 3 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.03%) Intranet
2 15 (5.02%) Extranet
2 15 (5.02%) Internet
3 9 (3.01%) DHCP
4 8 (2.68%) Firewall
4 8 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.34%) DNS
6 6 (2.01%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (1.67%) HTTP
8 4 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.34%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (1.34%) LAN
8 4 (1.34%) MPLS
8 4 (1.34%) VLAN
8 4 (1.34%) VPN
8 4 (1.34%) WAN
9 3 (1.00%) SAN
10 2 (0.67%) VoIP
10 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 133 (44.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 58 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (15.72%) SQL Server 2016
7 38 (12.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (7.36%) Power BI
9 22 (7.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (4.68%) OLAP
11 13 (4.35%) Big Data
12 11 (3.68%) Relational Database
13 10 (3.34%) Hadoop
14 9 (3.01%) OLAP Cube
15 8 (2.68%) MongoDB
16 7 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (2.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 55 (18.39%) Visual Studio
2 32 (10.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (3.68%) Selenium
5 8 (2.68%) NUnit
6 5 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.67%) Subversion
6 5 (1.67%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.00%) Moq
9 2 (0.67%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.67%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 41 (13.71%) Finance
2 36 (12.04%) Marketing
3 14 (4.68%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.34%) Electronics
6 7 (2.34%) Back Office
6 7 (2.34%) Retail
7 3 (1.00%) Advertising
7 3 (1.00%) Banking
7 3 (1.00%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 197 (65.89%) Developer
2 80 (26.76%) Software Developer
3 78 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 54 (18.06%) C# Developer
5 47 (15.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (14.05%) SQL Developer
7 40 (13.38%) Senior Developer
8 29 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 25 (8.36%) Support Engineer
10 23 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
11 22 (7.36%) Analyst
11 22 (7.36%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.36%) Senior Software Developer
12 21 (7.02%) C# Software Developer
13 19 (6.35%) Web Developer
14 18 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (5.69%) .NET Software Developer
16 16 (5.35%) Angular Developer
16 16 (5.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (64.21%) .NET
2 100 (33.44%) ASP.NET
3 90 (30.10%) HTML
4 80 (26.76%) AngularJS
5 68 (22.74%) XML
6 64 (21.40%) jQuery
7 63 (21.07%) Ajax
8 60 (20.07%) .NET Framework
9 58 (19.40%) WCF
10 50 (16.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 47 (15.72%) Entity Framework
12 44 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (13.71%) CSS
14 30 (10.03%) RESTful
15 25 (8.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 24 (8.03%) Web Services
17 16 (5.35%) HTML5
17 16 (5.35%) Razor View Engine
18 15 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.02%) Mobile App
2 13 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 12 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.34%) Clustering
4 7 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.01%) W3C
6 5 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.67%) FMCG
6 5 (1.67%) Replication
7 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.67%) PKI
7 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.33%) Fintech
8 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (28.09%) Windows
2 53 (17.73%) Windows Server
3 35 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (6.69%) Windows 8
6 18 (6.02%) Windows 10
6 18 (6.02%) Windows 7
7 16 (5.35%) Android
7 16 (5.35%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.01%) Linux
9 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (41.81%) MVC
2 120 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (16.72%) OOP
5 46 (15.38%) Web Development
6 43 (14.38%) TDD
7 37 (12.37%) SDLC
8 36 (12.04%) ETL
9 34 (11.37%) OO
10 30 (10.03%) Scrum
11 27 (9.03%) CRM
11 27 (9.03%) ITIL
12 23 (7.69%) Mobile Development
12 23 (7.69%) Test Strategy
13 22 (7.36%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (7.36%) Change Management
13 22 (7.36%) Kimball Methodology
14 21 (7.02%) Migration
15 18 (6.02%) Data Modelling
15 18 (6.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 214 (71.57%) SQL
2 186 (62.21%) C#
3 134 (44.82%) JavaScript
4 59 (19.73%) VB.NET
5 49 (16.39%) T-SQL
6 20 (6.69%) TypeScript
7 19 (6.35%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.01%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.00%) PHP
11 3 (1.00%) VBA
12 2 (0.67%) Ruby
13 1 (0.33%) C++
13 1 (0.33%) Java
13 1 (0.33%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (10.37%) Degree
2 7 (2.34%) MBA
2 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.01%) MCSA
3 6 (2.01%) MCSE
4 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.34%) CCNA
5 4 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) MCITP
7 2 (0.67%) MCP
8 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) MCTS
8 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.71%) QA
2 7 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.67%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (14.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.02%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.02%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.34%) KVM
5 4 (1.34%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (1.34%) XenApp
5 4 (1.34%) XenServer
6 3 (1.00%) HDFS
7 2 (0.67%) UAG
7 2 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (6.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (1.34%) WSUS
2 4 (1.34%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.00%) Perfmon
3 3 (1.00%) SCCM
3 3 (1.00%) SQL Sentry
4 2 (0.67%) Puppet
5 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 124 (41.47%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.04%) VMware
3 34 (11.37%) Telerik
4 22 (7.36%) Cisco
5 18 (6.02%) Symantec
6 16 (5.35%) SAP
7 13 (4.35%) Xamarin
8 11 (3.68%) Oracle
8 11 (3.68%) Tableau
9 8 (2.68%) Cognos
10 5 (1.67%) Citrix
11 4 (1.34%) F5
11 4 (1.34%) McAfee
12 2 (0.67%) EMC
12 2 (0.67%) RedGate
12 2 (0.67%) WatchGuard
13 1 (0.33%) Adobe
13 1 (0.33%) BMC
13 1 (0.33%) IBM
13 1 (0.33%) Sitecore