The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 892 867 871
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 12 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.007% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 18
Average salary £39,750 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £53,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £65,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.50% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 16 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 23 July 2014. 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 -32 12 £39,750 -37.64%
South East - 6 £27,000 -
London -31 4 - -
Berkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Surrey - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £26,750 -
North West +8 1 - -
Cheshire -2 1 - -
Essex -6 1 £75,000 +30.43%
East of England -17 1 £75,000 +30.43%
Altrincham - 1 - -
Chester - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £27,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £52,500 -
Stockport - 1 - -

SQL Server Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (41.67%) Clustering
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) Migration
6 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
11 4 (16.67%) C#
11 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (16.67%) Change Management
11 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement

SQL Server Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (12.50%) DB2
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Data Management
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) OpenUP
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) VB6
5 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Sybase