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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 205 208 204
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 25 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 18
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +6.25%
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
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 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 +4 17 £68,500 +120.96% 1
Maidenhead +12 8 £47,500 -20.83%
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (47.50%) Replication
4 18 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (42.50%) MySQL
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
8 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
8 13 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (32.50%) Clustering
9 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (25.00%) Oracle
10 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 5 (12.50%) Migration
13 5 (12.50%) SQL
14 4 (10.00%) .NET
14 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
14 4 (10.00%) PowerPivot
14 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (7.50%) Ajax
15 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
15 3 (7.50%) C#

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) MySQL
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.50%) MS Access
10 1 (2.50%) DB2
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) Ajax
2 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Replication
2 13 (32.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
3 13 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Database Theory
8 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Transformation
8 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
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