Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Database Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1148 1186 1263
Rank change year-on-year +38 +77 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Consultant 10 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.008% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 15
UK median annual salary £52,500 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -40.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,238 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,050 £77,250 £58,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% +38.89% -

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 162,478 169,340 190,363
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.15% 96.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 130,921 136,473 160,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Consultant over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Database Consultant in the UK

Database Consultant
Top 9 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 21 August 2018. 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 +29 9 £52,500 +75.00% 2
UK excluding London +16 7 £52,500 -16.00% 1
South East +4 3 £60,000 -25.00% 1
London +14 2 £48,750 +62.50% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
North of England - 2 £52,500 -
Midlands +7 1 £57,500 +27.78%
East Midlands 0 1 £57,500 +27.78%
South West - 1 £23,000 -

Database Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) High Availability
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (20.00%) Replication

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Revit
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) HBase
5 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) OLTP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Power BI
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Prolog
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) Talend
4 1 (10.00%) Xerox