The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SQL Server Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 858 917 925
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 19 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.039% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.040% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 35
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL Server Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SQL Server Consultant in the job title.

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 5 December 2016 within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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 £37,500 -6.25% 4
London +74 11 £50,000 +2.56% 3
South East +44 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
City of London - 6 £60,000 - 2
Southampton - 4 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Surrey +24 1 - -
Oxfordshire +10 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Oxford +7 1 £30,000 -25.00%
North West -15 1 £38,500 -6.66%
Manchester -29 1 £38,500 -6.66%
Bristol - 1 £26,000 -
South West - 1 £26,000 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £38,500 -

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, SQL Server Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (60.42%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (45.83%) Finance
5 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 17 (35.42%) Project Management
6 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (35.42%) Degree
7 16 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (31.25%) Migration
9 14 (29.17%) Power BI
10 13 (27.08%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (27.08%) Oracle
11 12 (25.00%) Windows
11 12 (25.00%) Data Management
12 11 (22.92%) Analytics
12 11 (22.92%) High Availability
12 11 (22.92%) Presales
13 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (20.83%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (20.83%) Replication
13 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
13 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (20.83%) ETL
13 10 (20.83%) C#
14 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
14 9 (18.75%) Master Data Management
14 9 (18.75%) Data Quality

SQL Server Consultant 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 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) WebEx
2 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (29.17%) Power BI
6 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (14.58%) MS Access
7 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
8 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (8.33%) QlikView
9 3 (6.25%) Big Data
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.08%) GIS
11 1 (2.08%) MySQL
11 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
11 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) TestComplete
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Local Government
4 2 (4.17%) Back Office
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) XML
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 4 (8.33%) .NET
3 4 (8.33%) XSLT
4 2 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (2.08%) DCOM
5 1 (2.08%) ODBC
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (20.83%) Replication
2 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Project Management
2 16 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (31.25%) Migration
4 13 (27.08%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (25.00%) Data Management
6 11 (22.92%) Analytics
6 11 (22.92%) High Availability
6 11 (22.92%) Presales
7 10 (20.83%) ETL
7 10 (20.83%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (18.75%) Master Data Management
8 9 (18.75%) Server Hardening
9 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
9 7 (14.58%) Time Management
10 6 (12.50%) Coaching
10 6 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 6 (12.50%) Web Development
11 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.42%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) C#
3 4 (8.33%) XPath
4 3 (6.25%) VB
4 3 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Cognos
3 4 (8.33%) Tableau
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Dell
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
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