The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank - 116 114
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.52% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
SQL Server 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
1811 1736 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.74% 95.86% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1388 1345
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL Server DBA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Facebook
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Marketing
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Advertising
4 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) JBoss
5 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (57.14%) Advertising
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Facebook
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle