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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 196 155 144
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 62 120 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 1.51% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.58% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 104 126
Average salary £50,000 £44,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.73% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £34,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,958 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +2.39%
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
6995 7582 7871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.07% 95.55% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5663 6281 6777
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Essex -17 21 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 12 £55,000 +35.80% 1
Norfolk +8 9 £46,250 +2.77%
Hertfordshire -4 9 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Suffolk -4 6 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Bedfordshire -1 5 £32,500 -25.71%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 101 (97.12%) SQL Server
2 100 (96.15%) SQL
3 47 (45.19%) Windows
4 38 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (35.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (34.62%) T-SQL
6 36 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
7 35 (33.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (29.81%) ITIL
8 31 (29.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (26.92%) Degree
10 27 (25.96%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (24.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 25 (24.04%) Replication
12 25 (24.04%) High Availability
13 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (23.08%) Clustering
14 23 (22.12%) Oracle
15 18 (17.31%) Finance
16 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
17 14 (13.46%) OpenEdge
17 14 (13.46%) MCTS
17 14 (13.46%) Relational Database
18 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
20 11 (10.58%) IBM
20 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
20 11 (10.58%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 14 (13.46%) OpenEdge
2 8 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.96%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) NAS
2 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (97.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (35.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (33.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (29.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (25.96%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (13.46%) Relational Database
9 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (9.62%) MySQL
11 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
12 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
12 6 (5.77%) OLTP
13 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
14 4 (3.85%) MS Access
14 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (2.88%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Legal
4 3 (2.88%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.92%) Publishing
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) .NET
1 6 (5.77%) Web Services
2 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.04%) Replication
2 24 (23.08%) Clustering
3 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.92%) Derivative
4 2 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.96%) Statistics
5 1 (0.96%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (45.19%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.77%) UNIX
5 5 (4.81%) Linux
6 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (29.81%) ITIL
3 25 (24.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (24.04%) High Availability
4 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.58%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (7.69%) Migration
7 7 (6.73%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.77%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (4.81%) Wealth Management
9 5 (4.81%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.88%) Scrum
11 3 (2.88%) ETL
11 3 (2.88%) CAD
11 3 (2.88%) Data Analysis
11 3 (2.88%) Logistics
11 3 (2.88%) Security Management
11 3 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 100 (96.15%) SQL
2 36 (34.62%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.85%) C#
3 4 (3.85%) VB
4 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.88%) VBA
4 3 (2.88%) VBScript
4 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.96%) Java
5 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.96%) Python
5 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (26.92%) Degree
2 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (13.46%) MCTS
4 10 (9.62%) MCITP
5 8 (7.69%) MCT
6 4 (3.85%) MCSA
7 3 (2.88%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.12%) Oracle
3 11 (10.58%) IBM
4 6 (5.77%) VMware
5 5 (4.81%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.88%) Netezza
7 1 (0.96%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.96%) Twitter
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.96%) Anite
7 1 (0.96%) Sybase
7 1 (0.96%) Northgate
7 1 (0.96%) Civica
7 1 (0.96%) Comino
7 1 (0.96%) Capita
7 1 (0.96%) Orchard
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £44500 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago