Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 352 362 287
Rank change year-on-year +10 -75 -51
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 118 168 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.63% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 2.21% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 109 157 291
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -9.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 5,786 7,597 9,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.53% 28.67% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,816 6,326 8,564
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,869 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.61% +5.00% +5.26%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Kent +20 31 £51,500 +41.10% 1
Hampshire +17 24 £37,500 - 5
Surrey +2 21 £65,000 +8.33% 1
West Sussex +15 20 £40,000 -14.89% 4
Thames Valley -8 15 £52,500 +10.53% 7
Berkshire +1 9 £62,500 +13.64% 5
Buckinghamshire -17 5 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Middlesex - 4 £45,000 -
East Sussex +6 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 118 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (64.41%) Microsoft
3 65 (55.08%) SQL
4 56 (47.46%) C#
4 56 (47.46%) Azure
5 54 (45.76%) .NET
6 52 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (42.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (37.29%) Scrum
8 44 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (36.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (33.90%) Mentoring
10 40 (33.90%) SQL Server 2016
11 39 (33.05%) Problem-Solving
11 39 (33.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 38 (32.20%) Visual Studio Team System
13 37 (31.36%) Finance
14 36 (30.51%) HTML
15 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
15 35 (29.66%) ASP.NET
15 35 (29.66%) CSS
16 32 (27.12%) MVC
17 31 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (25.42%) T-SQL
19 29 (24.58%) Power Platform
19 29 (24.58%) Power BI
20 26 (22.03%) DevOps
20 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
21 25 (21.19%) Entity Framework
22 24 (20.34%) REST

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 (11.86%) IIS
2 10 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.54%) JBoss
5 3 (2.54%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.54%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 56 (47.46%) Azure
2 29 (24.58%) Power Platform
3 23 (19.49%) AWS
4 4 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (3.39%) Office 365
4 4 (3.39%) PaaS
4 4 (3.39%) SaaS
5 3 (2.54%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.54%) WhatsApp
6 2 (1.69%) IaaS
7 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.78%) DNS
2 8 (6.78%) Firewall
3 7 (5.93%) DHCP
3 7 (5.93%) VoIP
4 4 (3.39%) SAN
5 3 (2.54%) Skype
6 1 (0.85%) SSL
6 1 (0.85%) VPN
6 1 (0.85%) WAN
6 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (42.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (36.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (33.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 39 (33.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (24.58%) Power BI
7 23 (19.49%) Azure SQL Database
8 22 (18.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (7.63%) DTS
11 8 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
12 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.24%) MySQL
13 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
14 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
15 2 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (32.20%) Visual Studio Team System
2 24 (20.34%) Git (software)
3 23 (19.49%) Visual Studio
4 17 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.69%) Bower
5 2 (1.69%) ER Studio
5 2 (1.69%) ERwin
5 2 (1.69%) gulp
5 2 (1.69%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 37 (31.36%) Finance
2 16 (13.56%) Retail
3 8 (6.78%) Law
4 7 (5.93%) Back Office
5 6 (5.08%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.54%) Billing
6 3 (2.54%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (42.37%) Developer
2 22 (18.64%) Technical Leader
3 18 (15.25%) DBA
4 17 (14.41%) SQL DBA
5 15 (12.71%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 13 (11.02%) Lead Developer
6 13 (11.02%) SQL Developer
7 9 (7.63%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Database Developer
8 8 (6.78%) SQL Database Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) IT Technician
9 7 (5.93%) Production DBA
9 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Production DBA
10 6 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (45.76%) .NET
2 36 (30.51%) HTML
3 35 (29.66%) ASP.NET
3 35 (29.66%) CSS
4 31 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
6 25 (21.19%) Entity Framework
7 24 (20.34%) REST
7 24 (20.34%) WCF
8 23 (19.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (18.64%) SOAP
10 21 (17.80%) OAuth
10 21 (17.80%) OpenID
11 20 (16.95%) Web Services
12 6 (5.08%) jQuery
13 5 (4.24%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.24%) CSS3
13 5 (4.24%) HTML5
14 4 (3.39%) Ajax
14 4 (3.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.93%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.93%) Reinsurance
4 5 (4.24%) Replication
5 4 (3.39%) Clustering
6 3 (2.54%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.54%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) BYOD
7 2 (1.69%) User Experience
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.25%) Windows
2 15 (12.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (11.86%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.93%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.39%) Linux
6 4 (3.39%) Unix
7 3 (2.54%) Android
7 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.85%) CentOS
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (37.29%) Scrum
3 40 (33.90%) Mentoring
4 39 (33.05%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (27.12%) MVC
6 26 (22.03%) DevOps
7 24 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (20.34%) Unit Testing
8 23 (19.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (19.49%) ETL
8 23 (19.49%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (18.64%) Architectural Design
9 22 (18.64%) Architecture Roadmap
9 22 (18.64%) Integration Testing
9 22 (18.64%) IT Strategy
9 22 (18.64%) Product Roadmap
9 22 (18.64%) SOLID
9 22 (18.64%) Strategic Roadmap
9 22 (18.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (55.08%) SQL
2 56 (47.46%) C#
3 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
4 30 (25.42%) T-SQL
5 24 (20.34%) PowerShell
6 19 (16.10%) X++
7 6 (5.08%) Java
8 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.54%) Perl
9 3 (2.54%) Python
9 3 (2.54%) Ruby
10 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (17.80%) Degree
2 19 (16.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.78%) MCSA
4 8 (6.78%) MCSE
5 2 (1.69%) MCITP
5 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) COBIT
2 4 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.54%) Docker
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.54%) vSphere
5 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Ansible
1 3 (2.54%) Kubernetes
1 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ambari
2 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) SCSM
2 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.32%) VMware
3 8 (6.78%) RedGate
4 7 (5.93%) WatchGuard
5 5 (4.24%) Oracle
6 3 (2.54%) Citrix
6 3 (2.54%) Sun
6 3 (2.54%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.69%) Cisco
8 1 (0.85%) CommVault
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) EMC
8 1 (0.85%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.85%) NetApp
8 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.85%) Sophos