The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 32 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.52% 1.33% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 1.36% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,750 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 294 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 94.97% 97.67% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 165 247 377
Average salary £41,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) MS Excel
3 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
4 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 11 (57.89%) ETL
6 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
8 9 (47.37%) C#
8 9 (47.37%) .NET
9 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
10 7 (36.84%) OLAP
10 7 (36.84%) OLTP
11 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (26.32%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (26.32%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
11 5 (26.32%) Big Data
12 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
12 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (21.05%) MySQL
13 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
13 3 (15.79%) Degree
13 3 (15.79%) Subversion

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 18 (94.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
5 7 (36.84%) OLAP
5 7 (36.84%) OLTP
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
7 4 (21.05%) MySQL
7 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (10.53%) QlikView
8 2 (10.53%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (57.89%) ETL
2 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (26.32%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
3 5 (26.32%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) ERD
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
3 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
4 9 (47.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau