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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Architect
Rank 880 944 954
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 19 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.030% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.031% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 37
Median salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +13.63%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 28 August 2016 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 28 August 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 +52 19 £72,500 -
London +33 10 £80,000 -5.88%
City of London +60 8 £80,000 -15.78%
Yorkshire +29 6 £50,000 -20.00%
West Yorkshire +15 6 £50,000 -20.00%
Bradford - 4 £50,000 -
South East +26 2 £57,500 -23.33%
Berkshire +5 2 £57,500 -23.33%
Wokingham - 2 £57,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £75,000 -
East of England - 1 £75,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £75,000 -

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (73.91%) SQL
3 31 (67.39%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (58.70%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (54.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (52.17%) ETL
8 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
9 20 (43.48%) Data Architecture
10 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (41.30%) T-SQL
11 15 (32.61%) Finance
11 15 (32.61%) Data Integration
12 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
13 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
15 8 (17.39%) Star Schema
15 8 (17.39%) .NET
15 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (17.39%) SDLC
16 7 (15.22%) Logical Data Model
16 7 (15.22%) Physical Data Model
16 7 (15.22%) Banking
16 7 (15.22%) Kimball Methodology
16 7 (15.22%) C#
16 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
17 6 (13.04%) Cognos
17 6 (13.04%) QlikView
17 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012

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 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (67.39%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (54.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (17.39%) Star Schema
7 6 (13.04%) QlikView
8 5 (10.87%) Power BI
8 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (8.70%) DTS
10 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (4.35%) Pentaho
12 1 (2.17%) Big Data
12 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
12 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.35%) MDX
4 2 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Data Integration
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Clustering
3 5 (10.87%) Driving Licence
4 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.35%) PMI
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.17%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) AIX
1 1 (2.17%) CentOS
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Solaris
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (52.17%) ETL
3 20 (43.48%) Data Architecture
4 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.39%) SDLC
7 7 (15.22%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (15.22%) Logical Data Model
7 7 (15.22%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (10.87%) Data Governance
8 5 (10.87%) Inmon Methodology
8 5 (10.87%) Migration
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) Web Development
9 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.70%) Information Architecture
9 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.52%) Analytics
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
10 3 (6.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) T-SQL
3 7 (15.22%) C#
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Cognos
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco
4 4 (8.70%) Tableau
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) CommVault
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) SunGard