The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 115 137 128
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 11 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 0.12% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.13% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 13
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
SQL Server DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2050 2351 2231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.04% 95.34% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1718 1898 1922
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
Cambridge +18 10 £55,000 +22.22%
SQL Server DBA
East of England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (61.90%) Clustering
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (52.38%) Replication
7 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (42.86%) Streaming Music
10 8 (38.10%) Windows
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
12 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (14.29%) ITIL
12 3 (14.29%) MCDBA
12 3 (14.29%) MCSE
12 3 (14.29%) Oracle
12 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (14.29%) High Availability
13 2 (9.52%) Change Control
13 2 (9.52%) Product Management
13 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
13 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
13 2 (9.52%) DevOps
13 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Clustering
2 11 (52.38%) Replication
3 9 (42.86%) Streaming Music
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Database Security
4 2 (9.52%) Product Management
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
1 3 (14.29%) MCDBA
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle