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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 914 914 952
Rank change year-on-year
0 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 22 61 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.055% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.057% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 15 57 39
Median salary £47,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +5 22 £47,500 +28.37% 3
London +26 17 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Yorkshire +25 2 - -
West Yorkshire +25 2 - -
Leeds +22 2 - -
West Midlands -23 2 £46,250 +105.55% 1
City of London +49 1 £70,000 -30.00% 1
South East +21 1 £36,500 +21.66%
Reading +15 1 £36,500 +37.73%
Berkshire +6 1 £36,500 +37.73%
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Worcester - 1 £42,500 -

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 65 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (80.00%) SQL
3 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 34 (52.31%) MS Excel
5 24 (36.92%) Finance
6 23 (35.38%) C#
7 22 (33.85%) Oracle
8 19 (29.23%) Windows
9 18 (27.69%) XML
9 18 (27.69%) Banking
10 17 (26.15%) Java
10 17 (26.15%) JBoss
10 17 (26.15%) ETL
11 16 (24.62%) Linux
11 16 (24.62%) Unix
11 16 (24.62%) WebSphere
12 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 15 (23.08%) T-SQL
12 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (21.54%) Project Management
13 14 (21.54%) HTML
13 14 (21.54%) RDBMS
13 14 (21.54%) Presales
14 13 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (18.46%) High Availability
16 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (16.92%) .NET

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 17 (26.15%) JBoss
2 16 (24.62%) WebSphere
3 10 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (10.77%) IIS
5 6 (9.23%) Apache
5 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.54%) SAS
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (52.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) SSL
1 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) Broadband
2 2 (3.08%) WebEx
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (21.54%) RDBMS
4 10 (15.38%) DB2
5 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (12.31%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
7 5 (7.69%) PowerPivot
8 4 (6.15%) OLAP
8 4 (6.15%) Power BI
8 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (4.62%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 18 (27.69%) Banking
3 11 (16.92%) Telecoms
4 10 (15.38%) Retail
4 10 (15.38%) Retail Banking
5 7 (10.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) French Language
6 1 (1.54%) German Language
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) XML
2 14 (21.54%) HTML
3 11 (16.92%) .NET
4 10 (15.38%) Java EE
5 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.62%) XSLT
7 2 (3.08%) Web Services
8 1 (1.54%) CSS
8 1 (1.54%) HTML5
8 1 (1.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.23%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 16 (24.62%) Linux
2 16 (24.62%) Unix
3 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) ETL
2 14 (21.54%) Presales
2 14 (21.54%) Project Management
3 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (18.46%) High Availability
5 10 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (15.38%) SOA
5 10 (15.38%) Time Management
6 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
6 9 (13.85%) Migration
7 8 (12.31%) Analytics
8 7 (10.77%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.23%) Data Management
9 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.23%) Stress Testing
9 6 (9.23%) System Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Coaching
10 5 (7.69%) Data Analytics
10 5 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) SQL
2 23 (35.38%) C#
3 17 (26.15%) Java
4 15 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.23%) VB
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.62%) VBScript
9 2 (3.08%) R
9 2 (3.08%) VB6
10 1 (1.54%) C++
10 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.85%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
1 2 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.85%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) Sybase
4 3 (4.62%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) Progress
5 2 (3.08%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 9 days ago