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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 101 127 106
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 20 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.19% 0.59% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.60% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 25
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
1610 2153 2188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.95% 96.98% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1628 1649
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
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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 +23 15 £47,500 +26.66%
Aylesbury - 3 £50,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) Windows
3 19 (57.58%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (48.48%) Finance
5 12 (36.36%) Oracle
5 12 (36.36%) High Availability
6 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) Unix
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (24.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (24.24%) Database Mirroring
10 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (21.21%) MCITP
10 7 (21.21%) Replication
10 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (21.21%) .NET
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
12 5 (15.15%) MCTS
12 5 (15.15%) MCSA
13 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
13 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.12%) MS Excel

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) SAS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) NAS
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
6 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.03%) DB2
8 1 (3.03%) Essbase
8 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Ant
1 1 (3.03%) Liquibase
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.12%) CSS
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Unix
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (36.36%) High Availability
3 8 (24.24%) Database Mirroring
3 8 (24.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) ETL Development
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Release Management
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) UML
8 1 (3.03%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.12%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) MCITP
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCSA
2 5 (15.15%) MCTS
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) MicroStrategy