The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 122 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 11 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.52% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.21% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £52,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2008 1921 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.18% 96.15% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1610 1556
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -2 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Marlow - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (82.76%) SQL
3 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
4 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
6 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
7 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (37.93%) Windows
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
12 4 (13.79%) Degree
12 4 (13.79%) ITIL
13 3 (10.34%) IIS
13 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
13 3 (10.34%) .NET
13 3 (10.34%) C#
13 3 (10.34%) OLTP
13 3 (10.34%) Clustering
13 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (10.34%) Finance
13 3 (10.34%) MCITP
13 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
13 3 (10.34%) Load Testing
13 3 (10.34%) SSDT
14 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
14 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.34%) SSDT
6 3 (10.34%) OLTP
7 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.90%) OLAP
8 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.45%) DTS
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Load Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
3 3 (10.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) NetApp
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
3 1 (3.45%) Meridio
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco