The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Architect
Rank 845 858 856
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 20 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.005% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.005% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 22
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +99.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £51,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +6.25%
SQL Server Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SQL Server Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

SQL Server Architect Salary Trend in England

SQL Server Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server Architect Salary Histogram in England

SQL Server Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 15 £60,000 -
London -8 5 £65,000 -21.21%
SQL Server Architect
UK

SQL Server Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
4 12 (41.38%) C#
4 12 (41.38%) Replication
5 11 (37.93%) OO
5 11 (37.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Data Management
7 5 (17.24%) Data Integration
7 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
8 4 (13.79%) Clustering
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (13.79%) Information Governance
8 4 (13.79%) Master Data Management
8 4 (13.79%) Metadata Management
9 3 (10.34%) Validation
9 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.45%) OLTP
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) iGaming
2 1 (3.45%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Replication
2 5 (17.24%) Data Integration
3 4 (13.79%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) OO
1 11 (37.93%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
2 5 (17.24%) Data Management
3 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
3 4 (13.79%) Information Governance
3 4 (13.79%) Master Data Management
3 4 (13.79%) Metadata Management
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
4 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.45%) DataFlux
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos
2 1 (3.45%) Trillium