The median annual salary for a SQL Server Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Architect
UK / England
Rank 805 886 894
Rank change year-on-year +81 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 22 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.035% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.037% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 28
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £53,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £79,500 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SQL Server Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Architect in England

SQL Server Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect in England.

Salary trend for SQL Server Architect in England

SQL Server Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Architect in England

SQL Server Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Yorkshire +39 13 £70,000 -12.50% 1
London +72 4 £62,500 -13.79%
West Midlands - 4 £65,000 -
South East +49 1 £72,500 +11.53%
SQL Server Architect
UK

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, SQL Server Architect 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 across the England region featuring SQL Server Architect in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 32 (71.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 32 (71.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
4 28 (62.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (57.78%) ETL
5 26 (57.78%) MS Excel
6 24 (53.33%) E-Commerce
7 23 (51.11%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (51.11%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (48.89%) Data Modelling
8 22 (48.89%) Management Information System
8 22 (48.89%) TOGAF
8 22 (48.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 22 (48.89%) Analytics
9 17 (37.78%) SQL
10 13 (28.89%) .NET
11 10 (22.22%) Project Management
12 9 (20.00%) Data Architecture
13 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
13 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
14 7 (15.56%) Document Management
15 6 (13.33%) Replication
15 6 (13.33%) Line Management
16 5 (11.11%) Service Design
16 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
16 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
16 5 (11.11%) EMC

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 26 (57.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (71.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 32 (71.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (62.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (51.11%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
6 5 (11.11%) Big Data
6 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (6.67%) Text Mining
8 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.22%) OLTP
8 1 (2.22%) Power BI
8 1 (2.22%) QlikView
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) SOAP
3 4 (8.89%) Velocity
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) RESTful
5 2 (4.44%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.22%) WinForms
6 1 (2.22%) XHTML
6 1 (2.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.33%) Replication
3 5 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) Fintech
6 2 (4.44%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Blog
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.22%) Robotics
7 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) ETL
2 24 (53.33%) E-Commerce
3 23 (51.11%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (48.89%) Analytics
4 22 (48.89%) Data Modelling
4 22 (48.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 22 (48.89%) TOGAF
5 10 (22.22%) Project Management
6 9 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.56%) Document Management
8 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.33%) Line Management
10 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (11.11%) High Availability
10 5 (11.11%) OOP
10 5 (11.11%) Service Design
10 5 (11.11%) SOA
10 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) Erlang
4 3 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (4.44%) iManage
3 2 (4.44%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau
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