The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
South East / Berkshire
Rank 183 200 203
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 6 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 26
Median salary £54,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%

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
3486 4992 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.65% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2759 4058 3786
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 6 £54,500 +3.80%
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (60.00%) MCSA
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (53.33%) Finance
8 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
8 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (40.00%) MCITP
9 6 (40.00%) High Availability
9 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (40.00%) Windows
9 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (33.33%) Clustering
10 5 (33.33%) MCSE
10 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (33.33%) Time Management
10 5 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (33.33%) MCTS
10 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 5 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (6.67%) OLTP
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Database Security
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) MCSA
3 6 (40.00%) MCITP
4 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 5 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft