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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Consultant
UK
Rank 832 908 897
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 20 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.040% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.042% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 45
Median salary £38,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £58,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £62,250
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -27.71%

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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017 within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 12 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +76 20 £38,750 -18.42% 2
London +77 10 £40,000 -17.94% 1
South East +50 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hampshire +28 5 £37,500 -42.30%
Southampton - 5 £37,500 -
South West - 3 £26,000 -
Bristol - 3 £26,000 -
City of London +38 1 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Oxford -4 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Oxfordshire -4 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £62,500 -

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 25 (60.98%) Project Management
4 24 (58.54%) C#
5 20 (48.78%) Degree
5 20 (48.78%) Finance
6 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
7 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
9 14 (34.15%) .NET
10 13 (31.71%) XPath
10 13 (31.71%) XML
10 13 (31.71%) XSLT
11 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
12 10 (24.39%) Coaching
12 10 (24.39%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 10 (24.39%) Time Management
12 10 (24.39%) Web Development
12 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
12 10 (24.39%) Data Management
12 10 (24.39%) HTML
12 10 (24.39%) CSS
13 9 (21.95%) MS Access
13 9 (21.95%) Banking
14 8 (19.51%) Big Data
15 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
16 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
16 6 (14.63%) Validation
16 6 (14.63%) Web Services

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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) MS Access
3 8 (19.51%) Big Data
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.76%) Power BI
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.44%) QlikView
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Back Office
3 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) XML
2 13 (31.71%) XSLT
3 10 (24.39%) CSS
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) Middleware
6 1 (2.44%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.32%) Replication
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
3 10 (24.39%) Coaching
3 10 (24.39%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 10 (24.39%) Data Management
3 10 (24.39%) Time Management
3 10 (24.39%) Web Development
4 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
5 6 (14.63%) Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) Software Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) Validation
6 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.20%) High Availability
6 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.76%) Presales
8 3 (7.32%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.32%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) C#
3 13 (31.71%) XPath
4 3 (7.32%) C++
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.32%) PMP
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Dell
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau
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