Mr Scott Crosby

SQL Data Cloud Ltd

MS SQL Server / Azure SQL Consultant


About me

I am a genuine freelancer (I avoid inside IR35/umbrella gigs like the plague) specialising in SQL Server/Azure DBA Consultancy for over twenty years using all supported versions of SQL Server 2000 – 2022 & Azure SQL Database/Managed Instance.

I am highly proficient in database design, legacy migration, security, performance tuning, Azure migration, Upgrades, HA/DR Able to work in any IT environment ensuring mission critical deadlines are met and the quality of work is of the highest level,

I am an unashamed geek/nerd and love being at the coalface playing with the sql toys, however I can easily speak to stakeholders without all the technobabble.

Also addicted to losing at Chess.


Information technology or telecommunications professional IT engineer


Azure SQL SQL Server T-SQL (Transact-SQL) Creating & Modifying Database Structures Database Management Databases / Database Management Systems Security SQL Microsoft Azure


Azure Database Administrator Associate

Microsoft, 2022

Microsoft Certified: Azure Database Administrator Associate certification.

MCSE Data Management & Analytics

Microsoft, 2017

MCSE Data Management & Analytics

MCSA SQL Server 2016 Database Administration

Microsoft, 2017

MCSA SQL Server 2016 Database Administration