The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 97 69 98
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 4 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.34% 2.05% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 2.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 0
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SQL Server 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
1129 968 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.74% 94.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 963 883 866
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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 -14 4 £32,500 -31.57% 1
SQL Server DBA
East of England

SQL Server DBA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) SaaS
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (16.67%) HTTP
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago