The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Architect
Rank 911 869 903
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 6 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.013% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.013% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 19
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £57,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £94,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary - £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +47.36%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Architect
Top 5 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -54 6 £72,500 +3.57%
London -57 4 £72,500 +5.45%
Hampshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -

SQL Server Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) VLDB
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) OLTP
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) C#

SQL Server Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (18.18%) VLDB
6 2 (18.18%) OLTP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (9.09%) ProClarity
7 1 (9.09%) OLAP
7 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (9.09%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu