The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 134 111 108
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.66% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.69% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
SQL DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1783 1744 1539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.64% 96.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1392 1366
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Bristol region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) Advertising
7 5 (27.78%) Replication
7 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (22.22%) Clustering
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) Facebook
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 2 (11.11%) SDLC
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (11.11%) Banking
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (11.11%) Change Management
10 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Advertising
3 4 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Replication
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Facebook