The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Architect
Rank 893 869 878
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 9 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.007% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 16
Average salary £53,250 £77,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.29% +84.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £91,250 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £42,000

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Architect
Top 14 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 -17 9 £53,250 -31.29% 2
London -30 5 £58,000 -25.16% 1
City of London +8 4 £53,250 -10.50% 1
South East - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 £71,250 - 1
Reading - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Essex - 2 £71,250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
Brentwood - 1 £67,500 - 1

SQL Server Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (29.17%) Data Architecture
6 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) Clustering
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
8 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
8 4 (16.67%) Master Data Management
8 4 (16.67%) Metadata Management
8 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
8 4 (16.67%) Data Management
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.67%) OLAP
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (12.50%) DNS
9 3 (12.50%) ETL
9 3 (12.50%) Active Directory

SQL Server Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) OLAP
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.17%) QlikView
8 1 (4.17%) Big Data
8 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) MDX
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Data Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 4 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 4 (16.67%) Metadata Management
3 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (16.67%) Data Management
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCTS
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
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