Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Database Consultant was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Database Consultant
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1105 1175 1192
Rank change year-on-year +70 +17 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Consultant 4 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.013% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 13
UK median annual salary £68,750 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.95% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £65,375 £48,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,125 £70,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 144,895 166,820 170,398
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.18% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 115,811 135,425 141,889
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.28%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Database Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Database Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Database Consultant in the UK

Database Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Consultant.

Salary trend for Database Consultant in the UK

Database Consultant
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 3 £72,500 +38.10% 3
London +43 3 £72,500 +38.10% 1
UK excluding London +47 1 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Wales - 1 £65,000 - 1

Database Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Database Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Database Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Cognizant
3 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Database Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Datadog
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Sentry
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognizant
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft