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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 202 191 208
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 11 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 11
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
SQL Server 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
4284 4780 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.77% 95.73% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3461 3639 3736
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell - 3 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £60,000 -
Reading -7 1 £27,500 -52.17%
Wokingham -20 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (41.67%) Replication
7 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 9 (37.50%) Data Management
8 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (33.33%) SCOM
9 8 (33.33%) High Availability
9 8 (33.33%) Clustering
9 8 (33.33%) Security Management
9 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 8 (33.33%) Windows
9 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (25.00%) MCTS
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (25.00%) MCITP
11 6 (25.00%) MCSA
11 6 (25.00%) ETL
11 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (25.00%) Analytics

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 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (16.67%) OLAP
8 4 (16.67%) OLTP
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
9 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Replication
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (33.33%) Clustering
3 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (37.50%) Data Management
3 8 (33.33%) High Availability
3 8 (33.33%) Security Management
4 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) ETL
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) ISMS
6 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCITP
2 6 (25.00%) MCSA
2 6 (25.00%) MCTS
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle