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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 193 190 196
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 25 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.45% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 24
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
4733 5108 5030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.50% 93.18% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 3687 4026
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +2 13 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Wokingham -4 8 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Slough -9 3 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Bracknell - 1 £36,500 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 45 (91.84%) SQL Server
2 30 (61.22%) SQL
3 24 (48.98%) Replication
4 22 (44.90%) Clustering
5 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 21 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
7 11 (22.45%) MySQL
8 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (18.37%) ETL
9 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
10 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.33%) Analytics
11 7 (14.29%) OLTP
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (12.24%) Banking
12 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.24%) Finance
12 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
12 6 (12.24%) Linux
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (10.20%) Business Analytics
13 5 (10.20%) .NET
13 5 (10.20%) Oracle
13 5 (10.20%) C#

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
1 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (91.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (22.45%) MySQL
5 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.29%) OLTP
6 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (6.12%) SQL CLR
11 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (4.08%) MS Access
12 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
1 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.16%) XML
2 4 (8.16%) Ajax
2 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.08%) LAMP
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Replication
2 22 (44.90%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Debian
4 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (18.37%) ETL
2 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (16.33%) Analytics
4 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analytics
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Data Management
6 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.12%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.08%) Open Source
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL
8 1 (2.04%) ERP
8 1 (2.04%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.04%) B2B
8 1 (2.04%) B2C
8 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.12%) VBScript
5 1 (2.04%) Korn
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCSE
3 4 (8.16%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) HP
3 3 (6.12%) Vertica
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