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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 116 123 114
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £29,023 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1788 1615 1530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 94.39% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1419 1330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (8.33%) Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Banking
8 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
8 1 (8.33%) Telecoms

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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