The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 87 70 98
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.80% 1.86% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.97% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 1
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
SQL DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1096 916 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.82% 94.63% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 921 838 899
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Bedfordshire region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -13 8 £48,750 +14.70% 1
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 18 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Clustering
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (38.10%) SAN
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) MCSE
9 5 (23.81%) MCSA
9 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) MCTS
9 5 (23.81%) MCITP
9 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (23.81%) Dimensional Modelling

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (23.81%) Database Security
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
3 5 (23.81%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Software Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Data Security
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
1 18 (85.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCTS
2 5 (23.81%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
2 5 (23.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Lumesse
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