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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Architect
Rank 902 926 945
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 35 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.043% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.045% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 44
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,400 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median 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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

SQL Server Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Architect
Top 20 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 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 35 £62,500 +13.63% 1
South East +31 13 £65,000 +47.72%
London +2 12 £68,750 -1.78%
Haywards Heath - 9 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 9 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 8 £52,500 -
Nottingham - 8 £52,500 -
City of London +41 4 £73,750 -15.71%
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
East Sussex +14 1 £65,000 +47.72%
Yorkshire +7 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £77,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £77,500 -
Chesterfield - 1 £55,000 -
Brighton - 1 £65,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £55,000 -

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (65.15%) SQL
3 39 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (53.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
7 31 (46.97%) T-SQL
8 25 (37.88%) MS Excel
9 24 (36.36%) .NET
10 22 (33.33%) Finance
11 19 (28.79%) ETL
11 19 (28.79%) Data Architecture
12 17 (25.76%) C#
13 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
13 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET
13 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (21.21%) Banking
15 13 (19.70%) CSS
15 13 (19.70%) Data Modelling
15 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (19.70%) jQuery
16 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (18.18%) SDLC
17 11 (16.67%) Data Integration
18 10 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (15.15%) Web Development
19 9 (13.64%) MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (37.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.52%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (53.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 33 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (12.12%) Star Schema
8 5 (7.58%) Power BI
9 4 (6.06%) Big Data
9 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.03%) Pentaho
11 2 (3.03%) QlikView
11 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.52%) MSTest
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 9 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Front Office
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) .NET
2 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.70%) CSS
3 13 (19.70%) jQuery
4 9 (13.64%) HTML
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.06%) MDX
6 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (6.06%) XML
7 2 (3.03%) WCF
7 2 (3.03%) Web Services
8 1 (1.52%) COM
8 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 9 (13.64%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.55%) Fintech
5 2 (3.03%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) LPAR
6 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) AIX
4 1 (1.52%) CentOS
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (28.79%) Data Architecture
2 19 (28.79%) ETL
3 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.70%) Data Modelling
5 12 (18.18%) SDLC
6 10 (15.15%) Web Development
7 9 (13.64%) MVC
7 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.12%) Data Management
9 6 (9.09%) Data Governance
9 6 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (7.58%) Analytics
10 5 (7.58%) HOOD
11 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
11 4 (6.06%) Scrum
11 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (6.06%) TOGAF
12 3 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) SQL
2 31 (46.97%) T-SQL
3 17 (25.76%) C#
4 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) MCSE
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Charles River
5 1 (1.52%) CommVault
5 1 (1.52%) Dell
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) SunGard
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