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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 843 874 861
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 30 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 5
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £41,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+61.11% -7.21%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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 +21 30 £70,000 +55.55% 3
South East -7 22 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Berkshire +10 14 £80,000 +28.00%
Reading +6 14 £80,000 -
London - 5 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -22 3 £46,000 +31.42% 1
West Sussex - 3 £26,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £46,750 - 1
Crawley - 2 £26,750 - 1
Stafford - 2 £46,750 - 1
Warwick - 1 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £25,000 -

SQL Server Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
4 29 (63.04%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (56.52%) Oracle
5 26 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (54.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (47.83%) Migration
9 21 (45.65%) SharePoint
10 19 (41.30%) SQL
10 19 (41.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (36.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (36.96%) Clustering
12 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
14 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
14 10 (21.74%) Degree
15 9 (19.57%) Finance
16 8 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (17.39%) ETL
16 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
17 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (13.04%) CRM
18 5 (10.87%) .NET
18 5 (10.87%) OLAP
18 5 (10.87%) Business Objects
18 5 (10.87%) SAS

SQL Server Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 21 (45.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) SAS
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (63.04%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (54.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (41.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (10.87%) OLAP
9 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (10.87%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
9 5 (10.87%) PerformancePoint
9 5 (10.87%) Big Data
10 1 (2.17%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
1 5 (10.87%) MDX
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Clustering
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.87%) Statistics
3 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (47.83%) Migration
3 17 (36.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (17.39%) ETL
4 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.04%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) Econometrics
6 5 (10.87%) Analytics
6 5 (10.87%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.52%) OpenUP
8 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (4.35%) Workflow
9 1 (2.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Business Objects
3 5 (10.87%) Teradata
3 5 (10.87%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Cognos
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 24 days ago