The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SQL Server Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Architect
UK
Rank 826 892 917
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 26 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.034% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.035% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 30
Median salary £70,000 £76,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £76,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SQL Server Architect in the job title.

SQL Server Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Architect
Salary Trend

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

SQL Server Architect Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

SQL Server Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 22 £70,000 -7.89% 3
West Yorkshire +43 9 £70,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +25 9 £70,000 -12.50% 1
Halifax - 9 £70,000 - 1
South East +55 7 £67,500 -11.18% 1
Surrey - 7 £67,500 -
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
Staffordshire - 4 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 - - 1
Reigate - 4 £67,500 -
London +59 2 £61,250 -12.50%
City of London - 1 £55,000 -

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, SQL Server Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SQL Server Architect in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 30 (57.69%) SQL
4 27 (51.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (50.00%) ETL
6 24 (46.15%) Finance
7 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
8 22 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (40.38%) Data Modelling
10 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
12 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 15 (28.85%) Analytics
13 14 (26.92%) Data Architecture
13 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
13 14 (26.92%) TOGAF
14 13 (25.00%) .NET
14 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
15 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (17.31%) Project Management
17 8 (15.38%) SOA
17 8 (15.38%) N-Tier
17 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
17 8 (15.38%) OOP
17 8 (15.38%) SOAP
17 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
17 8 (15.38%) Mentoring

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (51.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
7 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 7 (13.46%) Big Data
9 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
9 4 (7.69%) Text Mining
10 2 (3.85%) Power BI
11 1 (1.92%) DTS
11 1 (1.92%) QlikView
11 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) SOAP
3 7 (13.46%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) XML
4 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.62%) Ajax
4 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
4 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (9.62%) CSS
4 5 (9.62%) HTML5
4 5 (9.62%) jQuery
4 5 (9.62%) WinForms
4 5 (9.62%) XHTML
4 5 (9.62%) XSL
5 3 (5.77%) Velocity
6 2 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (15.38%) N-Tier
4 7 (13.46%) Data Integration
5 6 (11.54%) Clustering
6 4 (7.69%) Fintech
7 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (5.77%) Replication
8 2 (3.85%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.92%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) ETL
2 22 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (40.38%) Data Modelling
4 15 (28.85%) Analytics
4 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
4 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 14 (26.92%) Data Architecture
5 14 (26.92%) TOGAF
6 9 (17.31%) Project Management
7 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.38%) High Availability
7 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 8 (15.38%) OOP
7 8 (15.38%) Service Design
7 8 (15.38%) SOA
7 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Migration
9 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
9 6 (11.54%) Information Architecture
9 6 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.62%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) TypeScript
4 5 (9.62%) VB
5 3 (5.77%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco
2 5 (9.62%) EMC
2 5 (9.62%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.92%) Cognos
3 1 (1.92%) Tableau
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago