The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 101 118 129
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 19 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.95% 0.48% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.50% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £39,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
SQL 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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1896 1797 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.99% 95.48% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1505 1516
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Milton Keynes +7 17 £50,000 -
High Wycombe -8 2 £40,000 -20.00%
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 37 (94.87%) SQL
2 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
3 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
4 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
4 23 (58.97%) T-SQL
5 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (35.90%) Windows
8 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (23.08%) Capacity Management
11 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (20.51%) SSDT
12 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (20.51%) Load Testing
12 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (20.51%) MVC
13 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
13 7 (17.95%) Degree
13 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (15.38%) IIS
14 6 (15.38%) Clustering
15 4 (10.26%) Replication
15 4 (10.26%) VMware
15 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
1 2 (5.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (20.51%) SSDT
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (10.26%) OLTP
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.69%) MySQL
9 2 (5.13%) OLAP
9 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) CSS3
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) Clustering
4 4 (10.26%) Replication
4 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) Statistics
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL
3 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (23.08%) Capacity Management
5 8 (20.51%) Load Testing
5 8 (20.51%) MVC
6 3 (7.69%) Release Management
6 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.56%) Document Management
8 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
2 4 (10.26%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Computacenter
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) McAfee
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) Meridio