The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Architect
Rank 314 319 338
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.017% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.018% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £53,250 £59,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% +3.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £42,000
SQL Server Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect across the City of London region.

SQL Server Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL Server Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Architect in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Management
5 4 (30.77%) Information Governance
5 4 (30.77%) Master Data Management
5 4 (30.77%) Metadata Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) Clustering
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) OLAP
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (15.38%) SAS
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis

SQL Server Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL Server Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) OLAP
5 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
1 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) Information Governance
2 4 (30.77%) Master Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) Metadata Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 1 (7.69%) C#
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft