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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 897 922 876
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 5 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.014% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £58,000 £52,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.47% -8.69%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 8 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 3 July 2015. 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 +12 5 £58,000 +10.47%
South East +7 3 £26,500 -33.33%
Manchester 0 2 £58,000 -
North West -4 2 £58,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £58,000 -
Kent - 2 - -
West Sussex +4 1 £26,500 -0.93%
Crawley +2 1 £26,500 -1.85%

SQL Server Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
4 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 12 (38.71%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (35.48%) Finance
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (29.03%) .NET
9 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (25.81%) Migration
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (25.81%) Big Data
9 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
10 7 (22.58%) Oracle
10 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
11 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
11 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
11 6 (19.35%) ETL
11 6 (19.35%) Law
11 6 (19.35%) OpenUP
12 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
12 5 (16.13%) SaaS
12 5 (16.13%) Degree
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (16.13%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (16.13%) OLTP

SQL Server Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
1 2 (6.45%) DMZ
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.81%) Big Data
6 5 (16.13%) OLTP
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (9.68%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (9.68%) OLAP
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (9.68%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
8 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) ERwin
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) FishEye
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Law
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) MDX
4 2 (6.45%) Grails
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 6 (19.35%) ETL
3 6 (19.35%) OpenUP
4 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.68%) Econometrics
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.45%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.45%) Groovy
5 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Business Objects
3 4 (12.90%) Cognos
4 3 (9.68%) Teradata
4 3 (9.68%) Tableau
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) IBM