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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 226 179 162
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 28 69 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 1.04% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.08% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 115
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 of England

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the East of England

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the East of England

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hertfordshire -15 9 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Essex -17 9 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Norfolk -11 4 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire -19 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Suffolk - 2 £47,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -8 1 £32,500 -23.52%
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 85 (98.84%) SQL
2 84 (97.67%) SQL Server
3 41 (47.67%) Windows
4 40 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (39.53%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (38.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
9 29 (33.72%) ITIL
10 28 (32.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (26.74%) Degree
11 23 (26.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 23 (26.74%) OpenEdge
11 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
12 22 (25.58%) Finance
13 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (23.26%) Oracle
13 20 (23.26%) Clustering
13 20 (23.26%) Replication
14 16 (18.60%) MCTS
14 16 (18.60%) High Availability
15 14 (16.28%) IBM
15 14 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
16 13 (15.12%) OLTP
17 12 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
17 12 (13.95%) Data Modelling
17 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
17 12 (13.95%) WebSphere
17 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 23 (26.74%) OpenEdge
2 12 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (13.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) SAN
2 2 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (1.16%) HTTP
3 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (97.67%) SQL Server
2 40 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (39.53%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (38.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (32.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (15.12%) OLTP
8 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (10.47%) OLAP
10 8 (9.30%) DTS
10 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (8.14%) MySQL
12 6 (6.98%) Data Mining
12 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
13 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
15 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
15 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.16%) PowerBuilder
General
1 22 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Legal
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) Web Services
2 4 (4.65%) .NET
3 3 (3.49%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) ODBC
4 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Replication
1 20 (23.26%) Clustering
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Statistics
3 2 (2.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (47.67%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.65%) UNIX
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) ITIL
2 28 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (26.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (18.60%) High Availability
5 14 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (13.95%) Data Modelling
7 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.47%) ETL
9 6 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.81%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (4.65%) Database Security
11 4 (4.65%) Wealth Management
11 4 (4.65%) Migration
12 3 (3.49%) ERP
13 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
13 2 (2.33%) Scrum
13 2 (2.33%) Content Management
13 2 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
13 2 (2.33%) Refactoring
13 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 85 (98.84%) SQL
2 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.33%) VBScript
3 2 (2.33%) VB
3 2 (2.33%) VBA
3 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.16%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (18.60%) MCTS
4 6 (6.98%) MCITP
5 3 (3.49%) MCSA
5 3 (3.49%) MCDBA
6 2 (2.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.26%) Oracle
3 14 (16.28%) IBM
4 5 (5.81%) VMware
5 2 (2.33%) Netezza
5 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco
6 1 (1.16%) Sybase
6 1 (1.16%) Lumesse
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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