The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 114 110 122
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.79% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.85% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1701 1535 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.61% 93.03% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1349 1519
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (96.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (56.67%) DTS
3 17 (56.67%) T-SQL
3 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (50.00%) Clustering
5 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (36.67%) ITIL
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (26.67%) XML
10 7 (23.33%) MySQL
10 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (23.33%) Migration
10 7 (23.33%) Red Gate
10 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (20.00%) Database Security
11 6 (20.00%) .NET
12 5 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle
13 4 (13.33%) VB
13 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (13.33%) Management Information System

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) DTS
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (23.33%) MySQL
6 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) ODBC
3 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
3 10 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (23.33%) Migration
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (20.00%) Database Security
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) High Availability
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.33%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (6.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Red Gate
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) VMware