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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 190 207 211
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 14 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 13
Median salary £33,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
4287 4844 5355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.21% 95.28% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3478 3628 3851
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,876 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Wokingham -15 5 £27,500 -
Reading +13 4 £27,500 -37.14%
Maidenhead +9 4 £75,000 +36.36%
Bracknell -11 2 £41,250 -
Slough +3 1 £40,500 -19.00%
SQL Server DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Data Management
6 8 (36.36%) Replication
6 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 8 (36.36%) SCOM
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Security Management
7 7 (31.82%) Clustering
7 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
7 7 (31.82%) ETL
8 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (27.27%) Analytics
8 6 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server

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 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
8 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (13.64%) OLTP
9 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 8 (36.36%) Replication
2 7 (31.82%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (36.36%) Data Management
3 7 (31.82%) ETL
3 7 (31.82%) Security Management
4 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
5 5 (22.73%) ISMS
6 4 (18.18%) High Availability
7 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.64%) Database Security
7 3 (13.64%) Line Management
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (13.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 3 (13.64%) MCSA
3 3 (13.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCOM
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCVMM
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Intune
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle