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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 205 209 194
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 20 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.35% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.38% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 28
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
5476 5524 5134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.07% 93.28% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3850 4053 4264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +2 12 £56,750 +83.06% 1
Maidenhead - 6 £47,500 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) Replication
3 16 (50.00%) MySQL
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) Data Modelling
6 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (21.88%) Clustering
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
8 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
11 4 (12.50%) C#
11 4 (12.50%) Oracle
11 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (12.50%) PowerPivot
11 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
11 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (9.38%) Ajax
12 3 (9.38%) Migration
12 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (50.00%) MySQL
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.13%) MS Access
9 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) Ajax
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Replication
2 7 (21.88%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Database Theory
8 1 (3.13%) ERP
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Transformation
8 1 (3.13%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Red Gate
4 1 (3.13%) Facebook
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago