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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 199 168 163
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 52 81 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 1.13% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.18% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 69 127
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
7323 6839 8867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5965 5878 7555
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 £24,500
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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 +10 21 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Hertfordshire +6 19 £37,000 +2.06%
Bedfordshire -20 8 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Cambridgeshire -12 4 £51,250 +13.88%
Suffolk +2 2 £43,750 +9.37%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 168 (97.67%) SQL
1 168 (97.67%) SQL Server
2 88 (51.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (44.19%) T-SQL
4 74 (43.02%) Windows
5 69 (40.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 68 (39.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 53 (30.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
8 52 (30.23%) Clustering
8 52 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
9 47 (27.33%) Oracle
10 43 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 40 (23.26%) Finance
11 40 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (20.93%) ITIL
14 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 33 (19.19%) Replication
16 25 (14.53%) DTS
17 23 (13.37%) MCITP
18 21 (12.21%) MCTS
18 21 (12.21%) MS Excel
18 21 (12.21%) Data Modelling
18 21 (12.21%) OpenEdge
18 21 (12.21%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (11.63%) Migration
20 18 (10.47%) XML
20 18 (10.47%) .NET
21 16 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 21 (12.21%) OpenEdge
2 16 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (9.30%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.49%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (12.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (2.91%) Magento
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.23%) SAN
2 5 (2.91%) NAS
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (97.67%) SQL Server
2 88 (51.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (40.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (39.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (14.53%) DTS
9 21 (12.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (8.14%) Relational Database
11 13 (7.56%) Oracle Database
12 12 (6.98%) MySQL
13 11 (6.40%) OLAP
14 10 (5.81%) RDBMS
15 9 (5.23%) OLTP
16 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
18 3 (1.74%) Data Mining
19 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (23.26%) Finance
2 6 (3.49%) Marketing
3 5 (2.91%) Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Law
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.47%) XML
1 18 (10.47%) .NET
2 5 (2.91%) Web Services
3 3 (1.74%) HTML
3 3 (1.74%) ADO.NET
3 3 (1.74%) CSS
3 3 (1.74%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.23%) Clustering
2 33 (19.19%) Replication
3 7 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.91%) Statistics
5 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.74%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 74 (43.02%) Windows
2 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.07%) Linux
3 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) UNIX
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
2 43 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (20.93%) ITIL
4 21 (12.21%) Data Modelling
5 20 (11.63%) Migration
6 15 (8.72%) High Availability
7 13 (7.56%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (7.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (6.98%) ETL
8 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.40%) Database Security
10 10 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.23%) Database Tuning
11 9 (5.23%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.07%) Data Architecture
14 6 (3.49%) E-Commerce
15 5 (2.91%) Refactoring
15 5 (2.91%) Dimensional Modelling
15 5 (2.91%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 168 (97.67%) SQL
2 76 (44.19%) T-SQL
3 6 (3.49%) VBA
4 5 (2.91%) Java
4 5 (2.91%) PHP
5 4 (2.33%) C#
6 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.58%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 53 (30.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.37%) MCITP
3 21 (12.21%) MCTS
4 15 (8.72%) Degree
5 9 (5.23%) MCSE
6 7 (4.07%) MCDBA
7 6 (3.49%) MCSA
8 3 (1.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Munin
1 2 (1.16%) Opsview
1 2 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.16%) Nagios
2 1 (0.58%) Control-M
Vendors
1 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 47 (27.33%) Oracle
3 16 (9.30%) IBM
4 14 (8.14%) VMware
5 12 (6.98%) Red Gate
6 5 (2.91%) SAP
6 5 (2.91%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco
7 1 (0.58%) Dell
7 1 (0.58%) Lumesse
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich
Church International
Salary: £28k to £35k + bonus,pension & private medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 19 days ago