Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 355 294 274
Rank change year-on-year -61 -20 -38
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 172 289 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.95% 1.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.44% 3.26% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 154 255 279
South East median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,044
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 7,049 8,862 9,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.56% 29.09% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5,944 7,481 7,837
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 -10 49 £46,000 -6.12% 3
Surrey +6 40 £45,000 -3.23% 1
West Sussex +14 38 £47,500 - 4
Berkshire -24 33 £60,000 +22.45% 2
Kent +27 29 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 15 £37,500 -17.58% 1
Hampshire -34 11 £37,500 -16.67% 12
Middlesex +8 4 £65,000 +4.00%
Oxfordshire +38 1 £32,500 -18.75%
East Sussex +3 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 172 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 133 (77.33%) SQL
3 86 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (45.35%) T-SQL
5 71 (41.28%) Windows
5 71 (41.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 69 (40.12%) SQL Server 2016
7 67 (38.95%) Microsoft
8 56 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (29.65%) Windows Server
10 49 (28.49%) C#
11 47 (27.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 46 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (26.16%) .NET
13 45 (26.16%) Microsoft Azure
14 40 (23.26%) TCP/IP
15 39 (22.67%) Firewall
16 37 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (21.51%) Relational Database
17 35 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
17 35 (20.35%) ETL
18 33 (19.19%) PowerShell
19 32 (18.60%) ITIL
20 31 (18.02%) Linux
20 31 (18.02%) MVC
20 31 (18.02%) Migration
20 31 (18.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 31 (18.02%) Performance Tuning
21 30 (17.44%) Private Cloud
21 30 (17.44%) ASP.NET

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 24 (13.95%) IIS
1 24 (13.95%) JBoss
1 24 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 18 (10.47%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.30%) WebLogic
4 14 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (8.14%) MS Exchange
5 10 (5.81%) CMS
6 7 (4.07%) Drupal
7 4 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 45 (26.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (16.28%) SaaS
4 21 (12.21%) OpenShift
5 15 (8.72%) Office 365
6 8 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (4.65%) Power Platform
7 6 (3.49%) Twilio
8 3 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.58%) GitHub
9 1 (0.58%) IaaS
9 1 (0.58%) npm
9 1 (0.58%) PaaS
9 1 (0.58%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 40 (23.26%) TCP/IP
2 39 (22.67%) Firewall
3 24 (13.95%) DHCP
3 24 (13.95%) DNS
4 20 (11.63%) VoIP
5 11 (6.40%) VPN
6 8 (4.65%) CTI
7 6 (3.49%) GPRS
8 4 (2.33%) SAN
9 3 (1.74%) BGP
9 3 (1.74%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.74%) OSPF
9 3 (1.74%) VLAN
9 3 (1.74%) Wireless
10 2 (1.16%) IPsec
10 2 (1.16%) MPLS
10 2 (1.16%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (41.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 69 (40.12%) SQL Server 2016
5 56 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (27.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (21.51%) Relational Database
8 31 (18.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (16.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (13.95%) MySQL
11 21 (12.21%) RDBMS
12 20 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (9.88%) SQL Server 2017
14 12 (6.98%) DTS
15 10 (5.81%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (4.65%) NoSQL
16 8 (4.65%) Power BI
17 6 (3.49%) Hadoop
17 6 (3.49%) Redis
18 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.40%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.81%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (4.65%) git-flow
4 8 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (4.07%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.58%) gulp
8 1 (0.58%) jspm
8 1 (0.58%) Moq
8 1 (0.58%) MSTest
8 1 (0.58%) NUnit
General
1 12 (6.98%) Back Office
1 12 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (1.74%) Billing
3 2 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (37.21%) Developer
2 43 (25.00%) DBA
3 42 (24.42%) SQL DBA
4 30 (17.44%) .NET Developer
5 29 (16.86%) SQL Server DBA
6 24 (13.95%) SQL Developer
7 21 (12.21%) C# Developer
8 20 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (9.88%) Agile Developer
10 16 (9.30%) Senior Developer
11 15 (8.72%) Analyst
11 15 (8.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 14 (8.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 13 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (7.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (7.56%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (6.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 12 (6.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 12 (6.98%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.16%) .NET
2 30 (17.44%) ASP.NET
3 26 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (14.53%) .NET Framework
4 25 (14.53%) CSS
5 23 (13.37%) HTML
6 21 (12.21%) Entity Framework
7 16 (9.30%) WCF
8 15 (8.72%) AngularJS
9 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (8.14%) SOAP
10 13 (7.56%) REST
11 12 (6.98%) .NET Core
12 10 (5.81%) OAuth
12 10 (5.81%) OpenID
12 10 (5.81%) Web Services
13 9 (5.23%) XML
14 8 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (4.07%) ADO.NET
15 7 (4.07%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.44%) Private Cloud
2 28 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (11.05%) Clustering
4 15 (8.72%) Reinsurance
5 11 (6.40%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.23%) N-Tier
7 7 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.49%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.91%) Replication
10 4 (2.33%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (1.74%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.74%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 71 (41.28%) Windows
2 51 (29.65%) Windows Server
3 31 (18.02%) Linux
4 21 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (9.88%) Unix
7 11 (6.40%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.74%) Android
8 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (20.35%) ETL
4 32 (18.60%) ITIL
5 31 (18.02%) Migration
5 31 (18.02%) MVC
5 31 (18.02%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (15.70%) Data Migration
7 22 (12.79%) DevOps
8 21 (12.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (12.21%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 21 (12.21%) Web Operations
9 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (11.05%) Scrum
10 15 (8.72%) Business Continuity
10 15 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (8.14%) Proactive Monitoring
12 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
12 13 (7.56%) Mathematics
12 13 (7.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (77.33%) SQL
2 78 (45.35%) T-SQL
3 49 (28.49%) C#
4 33 (19.19%) PowerShell
5 25 (14.53%) Java
6 24 (13.95%) Perl
6 24 (13.95%) Python
7 21 (12.21%) Bash Shell
8 20 (11.63%) Ruby
9 19 (11.05%) JavaScript
10 9 (5.23%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.74%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) PHP
13 2 (1.16%) VB6
14 1 (0.58%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Degree
2 15 (8.72%) MCSA
2 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.98%) MCSE
4 8 (4.65%) MCP
5 4 (2.33%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.74%) CCNA
6 3 (1.74%) CCNP
6 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) COBIT
2 5 (2.91%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (17.44%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.21%) Docker
2 21 (12.21%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (8.14%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.07%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (13.95%) Ansible
1 24 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (13.95%) Puppet
2 21 (12.21%) Kubernetes
3 14 (8.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 14 (8.14%) SCCM
4 13 (7.56%) BMC PATROL
4 13 (7.56%) SCOM
5 5 (2.91%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Sentry
7 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 67 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.86%) Oracle
3 23 (13.37%) VMware
4 19 (11.05%) Tableau
5 17 (9.88%) ServiceNow
5 17 (9.88%) Sun
6 13 (7.56%) BMC
7 11 (6.40%) Avaya
7 11 (6.40%) WatchGuard
8 10 (5.81%) Xamarin
9 8 (4.65%) Cisco
10 5 (2.91%) SAP
10 5 (2.91%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.91%) Veritas
11 4 (2.33%) Dynatrace
12 3 (1.74%) Dell
12 3 (1.74%) HP
12 3 (1.74%) RedGate
12 3 (1.74%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.74%) Ubiquiti