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 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
SQL Server Architect
Rank 918 909 918
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 30 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.031% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.032% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 31
Average salary £76,000 £60,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £77,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £76,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+32.17% +4.54%

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% -

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

SQL Server Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Architect
Top 17 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 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 +25 30 £76,000 +26.66% 3
London +10 14 £70,000 - 2
South East +23 13 £76,000 +38.18% 1
Berkshire - 10 £76,000 -
Slough - 6 £76,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +20 2 £80,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire +6 2 £80,000 +42.85%
Leeds +1 2 £80,000 +42.85%
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Brighton - 2 £65,000 -
City of London +56 1 £72,500 +3.57% 1
East Midlands +2 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £77,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -

SQL Server Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (57.38%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (55.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (55.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 30 (49.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (47.54%) SQL
6 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
7 27 (44.26%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
9 21 (34.43%) ETL
10 19 (31.15%) .NET
11 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 14 (22.95%) Degree
12 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
13 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
14 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
15 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (18.03%) Big Data
16 10 (16.39%) Time Management
16 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
16 10 (16.39%) Oracle
17 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (14.75%) SPSS
17 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
17 9 (14.75%) C#
17 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
17 9 (14.75%) VMware

SQL Server Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (9.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.75%) SPSS
3 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.28%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (55.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 34 (55.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (49.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (44.26%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
7 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (18.03%) Big Data
9 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
12 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
12 3 (4.92%) MySQL
12 3 (4.92%) OLTP
12 3 (4.92%) Power BI
13 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.64%) MSTest
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Front Office
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (8.20%) CSS
5 5 (8.20%) jQuery
5 5 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (8.20%) XML
6 4 (6.56%) Web Services
7 2 (3.28%) MDX
7 2 (3.28%) SOAP
8 1 (1.64%) COM
8 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Fintech
3 3 (4.92%) Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (34.43%) ETL
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
5 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
5 10 (16.39%) Time Management
6 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
6 9 (14.75%) Market Research
6 9 (14.75%) MVC
7 7 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (9.84%) Data Architecture
8 6 (9.84%) Migration
9 5 (8.20%) Asset Management
9 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (8.20%) HOOD
9 5 (8.20%) Scrum
10 4 (6.56%) Data Management
10 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.92%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) SQL
2 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
3 9 (14.75%) C#
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (8.20%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) VBScript
7 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.48%) MCSE
4 2 (3.28%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 1 (1.64%) Charles River
5 1 (1.64%) Dell
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
5 1 (1.64%) Trillium
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
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