The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 205 200 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 17 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 11
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
4742 5241 4998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.57% 93.14% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3582 3806 3991
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 £27,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 0 9 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Wokingham - 5 £27,500 -
Slough -8 2 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (53.66%) Replication
3 20 (48.78%) Clustering
4 19 (46.34%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (43.90%) SQL
6 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
8 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (24.39%) MySQL
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle
10 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (17.07%) Analytics
12 6 (14.63%) Banking
12 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
12 6 (14.63%) ETL
12 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
12 6 (14.63%) Finance
13 5 (12.20%) OLTP
13 5 (12.20%) MCSE
13 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
13 5 (12.20%) Business Analytics
14 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (9.76%) SDLC
14 4 (9.76%) XML
14 4 (9.76%) C#

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) IIS
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (24.39%) MySQL
5 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
6 5 (12.20%) OLTP
7 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (7.32%) SQL CLR
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
1 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
1 4 (9.76%) XML
1 4 (9.76%) Ajax
1 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Replication
2 20 (48.78%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.07%) Analytics
4 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) ETL
5 5 (12.20%) Business Analytics
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 3 (7.32%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.88%) Open Source
9 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL
9 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.76%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) VBScript
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) MCP
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) HP
3 3 (7.32%) Vertica
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
First Point
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago