The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 852 864 881
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 28 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.015% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 12
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+61.11% +5.88%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SQL Server Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +11 27 £72,500 +61.11% 4
South East +6 24 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Berkshire +26 21 £75,000 +20.00%
Reading +24 21 £75,000 -
Scotland +11 1 - -
Edinburgh 0 1 - -
London -12 1 £42,500 -12.82% 2
West Midlands -16 1 £46,000 +31.42% 1
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 £46,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
South West - 1 - -

SQL Server Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (83.78%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
4 25 (67.57%) Oracle
4 25 (67.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (64.86%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (64.86%) Migration
5 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (59.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (37.84%) SharePoint
9 14 (37.84%) Clustering
10 12 (32.43%) SQL
11 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
13 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
15 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (10.81%) Finance
15 4 (10.81%) Replication
15 4 (10.81%) Degree
16 3 (8.11%) Windows
16 3 (8.11%) ETL
17 2 (5.41%) Sybase
17 2 (5.41%) CRM
17 2 (5.41%) Change Management
17 2 (5.41%) Security Management

SQL Server Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (37.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (67.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (64.86%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (59.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.70%) OLAP
9 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.70%) Big Data
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (64.86%) Migration
3 16 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.11%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Database Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) High Availability
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Econometrics
7 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) OCP
3 1 (2.70%) OCA
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 25 (67.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.70%) Teradata
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau
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