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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Consultant
UK
Rank 840 879 873
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 11 39 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.039% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.041% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 54
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -29.82%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 10 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 23 January 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 +52 11 £37,500 -6.25% 2
London +43 7 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South East +54 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Hampshire +16 2 £36,250 -44.23%
City of London - 2 £60,000 -
Southampton - 2 £36,250 -
Oxford +18 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire +18 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Bristol - 1 £26,000 -
South West - 1 £26,000 -

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 22 (56.41%) Project Management
4 17 (43.59%) Degree
4 17 (43.59%) Finance
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 16 (41.03%) C#
6 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (28.21%) Data Management
8 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
9 9 (23.08%) Time Management
9 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (23.08%) MS Access
9 9 (23.08%) Migration
10 8 (20.51%) HTML
10 8 (20.51%) .NET
10 8 (20.51%) CSS
10 8 (20.51%) XML
10 8 (20.51%) XSLT
10 8 (20.51%) Web Development
10 8 (20.51%) XPath
10 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
10 8 (20.51%) Analytics
10 8 (20.51%) High Availability
10 8 (20.51%) Coaching
10 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
10 8 (20.51%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (17.95%) Presales

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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) MS Access
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (15.38%) Power BI
6 5 (12.82%) Big Data
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.56%) GIS
8 1 (2.56%) MySQL
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
1 2 (5.13%) TestComplete
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Local Government
4 2 (5.13%) Back Office
4 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
1 8 (20.51%) CSS
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
1 8 (20.51%) XML
1 8 (20.51%) XSLT
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) DCOM
4 1 (2.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) Replication
4 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.56%) Data Conversion
6 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Project Management
2 11 (28.21%) Data Management
3 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
4 9 (23.08%) Migration
4 9 (23.08%) Time Management
5 8 (20.51%) Analytics
5 8 (20.51%) Coaching
5 8 (20.51%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 8 (20.51%) High Availability
5 8 (20.51%) Web Development
6 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.95%) ETL
6 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (17.95%) Presales
7 6 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (15.38%) Master Data Management
7 6 (15.38%) Server Hardening
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) XPath
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Dell
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
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