Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 254 228
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 86 108 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.76% 0.89% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% 2.87% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 100 180
Thames Valley median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,363 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,606 3,762 4,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 32.02% 31.00% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,943 3,194 3,516
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

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 Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
Berkshire -12 51 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Buckinghamshire +23 34 £45,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -6 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 86 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 74 (86.05%) SQL
3 44 (51.16%) .NET
3 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 43 (50.00%) C#
5 40 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (45.35%) ASP.NET
7 35 (40.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (39.53%) Windows
9 31 (36.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (33.72%) T-SQL
11 26 (30.23%) jQuery
12 25 (29.07%) MVC
13 24 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (27.91%) SDLC
14 23 (26.74%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
14 23 (26.74%) SQL Server 2014
15 21 (24.42%) HTML
15 21 (24.42%) CSS
15 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (23.26%) RESTful
17 19 (22.09%) High Availability
17 19 (22.09%) AngularJS
18 18 (20.93%) CRM
18 18 (20.93%) Scrum
19 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
20 16 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
20 16 (18.60%) Windows Server
21 15 (17.44%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 2 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.81%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) DHCP
1 5 (5.81%) DNS
1 5 (5.81%) Firewall
1 5 (5.81%) IPsec
1 5 (5.81%) MPLS
1 5 (5.81%) PPTP
1 5 (5.81%) VPN
2 3 (3.49%) SAN
3 2 (2.33%) Broadband
4 1 (1.16%) 4G
4 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (40.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (36.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (26.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (12.79%) Relational Database
7 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (8.14%) MySQL
9 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (6.98%) SSDT
11 5 (5.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 5 (5.81%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (5.81%) Data Lake
11 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (5.81%) Power BI
11 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
12 3 (3.49%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.16%) Liquibase
3 1 (1.16%) Toad
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Advertising
3 5 (5.81%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Automotive
6 1 (1.16%) German Language
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) DBA
2 26 (30.23%) SQL DBA
3 20 (23.26%) Software Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Lead Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Lead Software Developer
4 17 (19.77%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (12.79%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Administrator
7 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.14%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Business Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Backend Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Integration Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Software Integration Engineer
12 2 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (51.16%) .NET
2 39 (45.35%) ASP.NET
3 26 (30.23%) jQuery
4 23 (26.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (24.42%) CSS
5 21 (24.42%) HTML
6 20 (23.26%) RESTful
7 19 (22.09%) AngularJS
8 12 (13.95%) .NET Framework
9 8 (9.30%) Entity Framework
10 7 (8.14%) LINQ
10 7 (8.14%) WCF
10 7 (8.14%) WPF
11 6 (6.98%) .NET Core
11 6 (6.98%) WF
12 4 (4.65%) Web Services
13 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (3.49%) HTML5
13 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.30%) Clustering
2 8 (9.30%) Replication
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.16%) CMDB
8 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.16%) iPhone
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
8 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 16 (18.60%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.49%) Unix
6 1 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Solaris
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) MVC
2 24 (27.91%) SDLC
3 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.09%) High Availability
5 18 (20.93%) CRM
5 18 (20.93%) Scrum
6 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
7 16 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (17.44%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (13.95%) Migration
10 10 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (11.63%) ETL
11 9 (10.47%) DevOps
11 9 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (8.14%) Statistics
13 6 (6.98%) Analytical Thinking
13 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 5 (5.81%) IT Strategy
14 5 (5.81%) Process Improvement
14 5 (5.81%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 74 (86.05%) SQL
2 43 (50.00%) C#
3 29 (33.72%) T-SQL
4 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.49%) MCSA
4 2 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.16%) MCITP
5 1 (1.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) GDPR
1 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.16%) PMO
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.49%) HDFS
4 1 (1.16%) Docker
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (5.81%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.16%) Control-M
4 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.16%) Packer
4 1 (1.16%) Terraform
4 1 (1.16%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Capita
2 4 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (2.33%) F5
3 2 (2.33%) Infor
3 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.16%) BMC
4 1 (1.16%) CA
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco
4 1 (1.16%) Dell
4 1 (1.16%) Dell KACE
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.16%) Remedy
4 1 (1.16%) Sybase
4 1 (1.16%) Veeam
4 1 (1.16%) VMware