The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 107 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.12% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.56% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Average salary £60,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £33,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £39,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL DBA
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1646 1422 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 96.41% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1148 1503
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Cambridge

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
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