The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Consultant
Rank 940 919 941
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Consultant 8 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.022% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 6
Average salary £49,250 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.12% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Database Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Consultant within the UK.

Database Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Database Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Consultant over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Database Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Consultant
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
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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
England +13 7 £49,250 +23.12% 2
London +9 3 £58,500 +11.42% 2
South East +11 2 £37,000 -23.71%
Berkshire -2 2 £37,000 -35.08%
Reading - 2 £37,000 -
City of London +60 1 £72,500 +31.81%
Yorkshire +4 1 £53,500 +33.75%
West Yorkshire -10 1 £53,500 +33.75%
Leeds -11 1 £53,500 +33.75%
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Database Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Consultant 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 Database Consultant in their job title.

1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
6 5 (26.32%) IIS
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) Presales
7 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Workflow
7 4 (21.05%) MS Access
7 4 (21.05%) XML
7 4 (21.05%) Unix
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (21.05%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) Broadband
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft

Database Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Consultant 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 Database Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Broadband
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
4 4 (21.05%) MS Access
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.53%) DB2
5 2 (10.53%) DTS
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) DCOM
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Presales
1 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Document Management
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) OCP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio