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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 48 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.11% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
SQL DBA
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
320 266 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.39% 97.44% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 287 231 166
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (69.23%) Finance
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 9 (34.62%) Migration
8 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
8 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (30.77%) Client/Server
8 8 (30.77%) N-Tier
8 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
8 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 8 (30.77%) .NET
8 8 (30.77%) IIS
8 8 (30.77%) MS Office
8 8 (30.77%) COM
8 8 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (30.77%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 8 (30.77%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) COM
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Client/Server
1 8 (30.77%) N-Tier
1 8 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (34.62%) Migration
4 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 8 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle