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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 904 877 865
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 44 65 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.061% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.063% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 65
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £67,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +80.00%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 20 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 9 February 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
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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 +7 42 £46,250 -15.90% 2
South East 0 19 £40,000 -44.82%
London 0 17 £47,500 +7.95% 1
Oxford - 14 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 14 £40,000 -
West Midlands -8 3 £55,000 +17.64%
Berkshire -22 3 £58,500 -26.87%
Birmingham - 3 £55,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £58,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £65,000 -
City of London +59 1 £72,500 +38.09%
East Midlands +2 1 £47,500 +10.46%
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Derby - 1 £47,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -

SQL Server Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 93 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 56 (60.22%) SQL
4 40 (43.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (36.56%) MS Excel
6 32 (34.41%) Migration
7 31 (33.33%) Data Migration
8 29 (31.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (30.11%) Project Management
10 27 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (25.81%) Degree
12 22 (23.66%) Windows
13 20 (21.51%) T-SQL
13 20 (21.51%) .NET
13 20 (21.51%) Software Deployment
14 19 (20.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (19.35%) C#
16 16 (17.20%) XML
17 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (15.05%) Oracle
19 13 (13.98%) IIS
20 11 (11.83%) Finance
20 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
21 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
21 10 (10.75%) Windows Server
21 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET
22 9 (9.68%) Presales
23 8 (8.60%) Software Delivery

SQL Server Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (13.98%) IIS
2 3 (3.23%) JBoss
2 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (36.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Broadband
1 5 (5.38%) SSL
2 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (31.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (20.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (7.53%) DTS
8 7 (7.53%) Oracle Database
8 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
9 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (5.38%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
11 4 (4.30%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (4.30%) QlikView
12 3 (3.23%) DB2
12 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) French Language
3 5 (5.38%) German Language
4 3 (3.23%) Legal
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) .NET
2 16 (17.20%) XML
3 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.53%) XSLT
5 5 (5.38%) HTML
6 4 (4.30%) Web Services
7 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.23%) Java EE
8 2 (2.15%) DCOM
9 1 (1.08%) CSS
9 1 (1.08%) CSS3
9 1 (1.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Clustering
1 8 (8.60%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Windows Server
2 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.38%) Unix
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Migration
2 31 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 28 (30.11%) Project Management
4 20 (21.51%) Software Deployment
5 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.68%) Presales
7 8 (8.60%) ETL
7 8 (8.60%) Software Delivery
8 7 (7.53%) High Availability
8 7 (7.53%) ITIL
8 7 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.38%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.38%) Change Management
10 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.38%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (5.38%) SDLC
10 5 (5.38%) Workflow
11 4 (4.30%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 56 (60.22%) SQL
2 20 (21.51%) T-SQL
3 18 (19.35%) C#
4 7 (7.53%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.38%) Java
6 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.15%) VB
7 2 (2.15%) VB6
8 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (25.81%) Degree
3 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.15%) MCITP
5 1 (1.08%) MCTS
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) SCCM
1 5 (5.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 62 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Oracle
3 5 (5.38%) Hitachi
4 3 (3.23%) Citrix
5 2 (2.15%) Cognos
5 2 (2.15%) Informatica
5 2 (2.15%) Progress
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
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