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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 167 145 139
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 99 140 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.33% 1.66% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.74% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 90 121 122
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Cambridgeshire +4 27 £55,000 +23.59% 2
Hertfordshire +8 24 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Essex -38 22 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Norfolk - 14 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +10 6 £41,250 +3.12%
Suffolk -3 6 £47,500 +11.76%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 138 (97.18%) SQL
2 137 (96.48%) SQL Server
3 68 (47.89%) T-SQL
4 57 (40.14%) Performance Tuning
5 56 (39.44%) Windows
5 56 (39.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (38.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (31.69%) Clustering
8 44 (30.99%) Replication
9 41 (28.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (28.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (27.46%) High Availability
12 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
13 34 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (23.24%) MS Excel
15 29 (20.42%) Database Mirroring
16 28 (19.72%) ITIL
16 28 (19.72%) SQL Server 2005
17 27 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (18.31%) Disaster Recovery
19 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
19 24 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
20 22 (15.49%) MySQL
20 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 21 (14.79%) Degree
22 19 (13.38%) Windows Server 2012
23 18 (12.68%) Oracle
24 17 (11.97%) SQL Server 2000
24 17 (11.97%) Relational Database
25 16 (11.27%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.11%) IIS
4 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.70%) JBoss
5 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (23.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.70%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.70%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.70%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.70%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.70%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) SAN
2 2 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) SMTP
3 1 (0.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) SNMP
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (96.48%) SQL Server
2 56 (39.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (38.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (28.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 40 (28.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (19.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (15.49%) MySQL
9 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (11.97%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (11.97%) Relational Database
11 16 (11.27%) NoSQL
12 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database
13 7 (4.93%) DB2
13 7 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (3.52%) DTS
15 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (2.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Subversion
1 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 14 (9.86%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Banking
3 5 (3.52%) Legal
4 3 (2.11%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.63%) Web Services
2 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET
2 7 (4.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) SAML
3 1 (0.70%) ODBC
3 1 (0.70%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (31.69%) Clustering
2 44 (30.99%) Replication
3 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.63%) Streaming Music
5 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.41%) Derivative
5 2 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.41%) Statistics
6 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.70%) SecurID
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (39.44%) Windows
2 19 (13.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (9.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.23%) Linux
6 5 (3.52%) UNIX
7 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.14%) Performance Tuning
2 39 (27.46%) High Availability
3 29 (20.42%) Database Mirroring
4 28 (19.72%) ITIL
5 26 (18.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (7.75%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (7.04%) DevOps
9 9 (6.34%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (5.63%) Database Security
11 7 (4.93%) Migration
12 6 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.23%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (2.82%) Wealth Management
14 4 (2.82%) Coaching
15 3 (2.11%) CAD
15 3 (2.11%) ETL
15 3 (2.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (97.18%) SQL
2 68 (47.89%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.93%) C#
4 6 (4.23%) VB
5 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.82%) VBScript
6 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.11%) VBA
6 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) Perl
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby
7 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.79%) Degree
3 13 (9.15%) MCITP
4 10 (7.04%) MCTS
4 10 (7.04%) MCT
5 9 (6.34%) MCSA
6 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.11%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle
3 9 (6.34%) IBM
4 6 (4.23%) VMware
5 5 (3.52%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.52%) Red Gate
6 3 (2.11%) Netezza
7 1 (0.70%) Dell
7 1 (0.70%) Anite
7 1 (0.70%) Northgate
7 1 (0.70%) Civica
7 1 (0.70%) Comino
7 1 (0.70%) Capita
7 1 (0.70%) Orchard
7 1 (0.70%) Twitter
7 1 (0.70%) Aareon
7 1 (0.70%) Kypera
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago