The median annual salary for a SQL Server Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

SQL Server Architect
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 637 647
Rank change year-on-year +32 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 7 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.017% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.018% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 21
Median salary £62,500 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £83,750 £89,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.80% -4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112463 146439 161035
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL Server Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured SQL Server Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Architect in London

SQL Server Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Architect in London

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region featuring SQL Server Architect in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) ETL
4 5 (45.45%) CRM
4 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (45.45%) CMS
4 5 (45.45%) Data Management
4 5 (45.45%) Data Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (45.45%) Sitecore
4 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
4 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (45.45%) Alteryx
4 5 (45.45%) Master Data Management
4 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) Change Control
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
1 5 (45.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Tandem
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Data Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (45.45%) Master Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCEA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Alteryx
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (45.45%) Sitecore
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
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