The median annual salary for a SQL Server Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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 Analyst
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 793 791 788
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 79 133 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67 117 165
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,450 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analyst in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Analyst in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Analyst in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England -2 78 £50,000 +25.00% 10
London +25 44 £52,500 +1.94% 2
City of London +36 13 £62,500 +31.57% 1
South East +33 10 £27,500 -42.10% 2
East of England -1 10 £42,500 +14.86% 1
West Midlands +11 6 £45,000 +28.57%
North West -32 6 £27,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +21 4 - - 1
Cheshire - 4 £27,000 -
Luton - 4 - - 1
Warrington - 4 £27,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 3 £42,500 -
Brighton - 3 £27,500 -
West End of London - 3 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £27,500 -
Coventry - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey +31 2 £35,250 +0.71%
Berkshire +13 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Birmingham +4 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Colchester -2 2 £50,000 +51.51%
Essex -15 2 £50,000 +44.92%
Wokingham - 2 £55,000 -
Yeovil +8 1 £35,000 +84.21%
West Yorkshire +2 1 - - 1
Yorkshire 0 1 - - 1
Leeds -1 1 - - 1
South West -2 1 £35,000 +32.07% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £23,000 -44.57%
Somerset -7 1 £35,000 +84.21%
Milton Keynes -8 1 £23,000 -44.57%

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, SQL Server Analyst 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 featuring SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

1 167 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 125 (74.85%) SQL
3 70 (41.92%) T-SQL
4 65 (38.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (37.72%) Business Intelligence
6 57 (34.13%) Finance
7 45 (26.95%) Microsoft
8 43 (25.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (20.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (19.16%) Microsoft Excel
11 31 (18.56%) ETL
11 31 (18.56%) Analytics
12 30 (17.96%) Legal
13 29 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (16.77%) Data Visualisation
14 28 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (16.77%) Visualisation
15 26 (15.57%) Degree
15 26 (15.57%) Tableau
16 21 (12.57%) Oracle
17 18 (10.78%) Data Analytics
17 18 (10.78%) Retail
18 17 (10.18%) Data Analysis
18 17 (10.18%) Relational Database
19 16 (9.58%) OLAP
20 14 (8.38%) Law
21 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
22 12 (7.19%) OLAP Cube
22 12 (7.19%) Data Management
22 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services

SQL Server Analyst 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 12 (7.19%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) SAS
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (19.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.59%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.99%) SPSS
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.80%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.80%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.80%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.80%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (1.80%) SAP MM
2 3 (1.80%) SAP PS
2 3 (1.80%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (38.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (25.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (20.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (10.18%) Relational Database
7 16 (9.58%) OLAP
8 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (7.19%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (7.19%) OLAP Cube
10 11 (6.59%) MS Access
11 10 (5.99%) RDBMS
12 9 (5.39%) MySQL
12 9 (5.39%) OLTP
12 9 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (4.79%) Big Data
13 8 (4.79%) Data Mining
14 7 (4.19%) Power BI
15 6 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.80%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (34.13%) Finance
2 30 (17.96%) Legal
3 18 (10.78%) Retail
4 14 (8.38%) Law
5 9 (5.39%) Banking
5 9 (5.39%) Billing
6 8 (4.79%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Front Office
7 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.99%) .NET
2 7 (4.19%) MDX
3 3 (1.80%) HTML
4 2 (1.20%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.20%) HTML5
4 2 (1.20%) WCF
4 2 (1.20%) WPF
5 1 (0.60%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.60%) CSS
5 1 (0.60%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.60%) jQuery
5 1 (0.60%) Middleware
5 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.79%) Fixed Income
3 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.99%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.40%) Pricing Data
5 3 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.20%) Fintech
7 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.99%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.72%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (18.56%) Analytics
2 31 (18.56%) ETL
3 28 (16.77%) Data Visualisation
3 28 (16.77%) Visualisation
4 18 (10.78%) Data Analytics
5 17 (10.18%) Data Analysis
6 12 (7.19%) Data Management
6 12 (7.19%) ITIL
7 11 (6.59%) Actionable Insight
7 11 (6.59%) Business Analytics
7 11 (6.59%) Data Modelling
8 9 (5.39%) Change Management
9 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.79%) Data Migration
9 8 (4.79%) Migration
10 7 (4.19%) Line Management
11 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (3.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 125 (74.85%) SQL
2 70 (41.92%) T-SQL
3 11 (6.59%) PL/SQL
4 8 (4.79%) VBA
5 5 (2.99%) ABAP
6 4 (2.40%) C#
7 2 (1.20%) Java
7 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.20%) MCSA
4 2 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (0.60%) AAT
5 1 (0.60%) CIMA
5 1 (0.60%) MCITP
5 1 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) SLA
2 6 (3.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) HL7
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 45 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.57%) Tableau
3 21 (12.57%) Oracle
4 12 (7.19%) SAP
5 8 (4.79%) Cognos
6 3 (1.80%) Concur
6 3 (1.80%) Sybase
7 1 (0.60%) Google
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.60%) VMware
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