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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 115 92 125
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 1.54% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.66% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 11
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1686 1686 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.35% 93.00% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1340 1720
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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
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 30 January 2015. 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
High Wycombe -9 1 - -
Milton Keynes -13 1 - -
Iver - 1 £42,500 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) SQL
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (76.19%) MS Excel
4 15 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
7 10 (47.62%) Load Testing
7 10 (47.62%) SSDT
7 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (47.62%) MVC
7 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 8 (38.10%) Windows
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (23.81%) Replication
11 4 (19.05%) Clustering
11 4 (19.05%) CMS
11 4 (19.05%) MCITP
11 4 (19.05%) CMDB
11 4 (19.05%) HTML5
11 4 (19.05%) CSS3
11 4 (19.05%) jQuery
11 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (19.05%) CMS
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) SSDT
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (9.52%) MySQL
9 1 (4.76%) OLAP
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML5
1 4 (19.05%) CSS3
1 4 (19.05%) jQuery
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Replication
3 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 4 (19.05%) CMDB
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (47.62%) Load Testing
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Database Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCITP
2 4 (19.05%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Foglight
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft