The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 130 129 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 43 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.18% 1.20% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.25% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 54
Average salary £38,000 £43,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
SQL DBA
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3501 3614 3049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.26% 96.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2889 3032 2603
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Nottinghamshire +29 31 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Northamptonshire -4 6 £30,000 -11.76%
Leicestershire -12 4 £24,500 -45.55%
Derbyshire - 1 - -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 80 (100.00%) SQL
2 68 (85.00%) SQL Server
3 61 (76.25%) T-SQL
4 53 (66.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (65.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (61.25%) Performance Tuning
7 36 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (42.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (37.50%) Replication
11 23 (28.75%) Clustering
11 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
12 22 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
13 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (16.25%) Kimball Methodology
15 13 (16.25%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (15.00%) Advertising
16 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
17 11 (13.75%) Facebook
17 11 (13.75%) Marketing
18 10 (12.50%) MySQL
19 9 (11.25%) ETL
19 9 (11.25%) Performance Monitoring
20 8 (10.00%) Finance
21 7 (8.75%) Inmon Methodology
21 7 (8.75%) Capacity Planning
22 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) SAN
2 3 (3.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (66.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (65.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (42.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
10 10 (12.50%) MySQL
11 5 (6.25%) DTS
12 3 (3.75%) Data Mining
13 2 (2.50%) OLAP
13 2 (2.50%) VLDB
13 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.25%) Big Data
14 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
14 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 12 (15.00%) Advertising
2 11 (13.75%) Marketing
3 8 (10.00%) Finance
4 5 (6.25%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Middleware
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
1 1 (1.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) Replication
2 23 (28.75%) Clustering
3 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (16.25%) Kimball Methodology
3 13 (16.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (11.25%) ETL
4 9 (11.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (8.75%) Inmon Methodology
5 7 (8.75%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.00%) Migration
6 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (5.00%) Time Management
7 3 (3.75%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.75%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (3.75%) Project Management
7 3 (3.75%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.50%) Database Tuning
8 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) SQL
2 61 (76.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.50%) C#
3 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.75%) MCITP
3 3 (3.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.75%) TickIT
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Facebook
3 4 (5.00%) Red Gate
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) Cognos
5 1 (1.25%) Siebel