The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 186 184 186
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 35 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.73% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 31
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5162 5090 4902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.27% 93.76% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 3763 4097
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Reading +6 24 £66,750 +90.71% 1
Maidenhead +14 9 £47,500 -20.83%
Bracknell -19 2 £31,500 -40.00%
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 53 (94.64%) SQL Server
2 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (37.50%) SQL
5 20 (35.71%) MySQL
6 19 (33.93%) Replication
7 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (25.00%) Data Modelling
12 13 (23.21%) Clustering
12 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
12 13 (23.21%) SharePoint
13 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (17.86%) Oracle
15 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
17 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
17 7 (12.50%) .NET
18 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
19 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
19 5 (8.93%) Migration
19 5 (8.93%) LAMP
19 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
19 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
19 5 (8.93%) Red Gate
20 4 (7.14%) PowerPivot

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 13 (23.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (94.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.71%) MySQL
3 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (7.14%) MS Access
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.79%) DB2
11 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (1.79%) Advertising
1 1 (1.79%) Retail
1 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) LAMP
3 4 (7.14%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) XML
4 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.36%) Ajax
4 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Replication
2 13 (23.21%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
6 5 (8.93%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.14%) Data Transformation
8 3 (5.36%) Data Mapping
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.57%) ETL
9 2 (3.57%) Database Theory
10 1 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.79%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.79%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.36%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) Korn
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Red Gate
4 2 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (1.79%) Facebook
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago