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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 211 172 160
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 57 79 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 1.11% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.16% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 68 133
Average salary £41,250 £35,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
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
7383 6803 8882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.23% 95.70% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6038 5815 7558
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 £25,000 £24,000
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 30 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 30 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 +13 22 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Hertfordshire +6 20 £37,000 +2.06% 1
Bedfordshire -23 8 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 6 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Suffolk -1 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Norfolk -11 1 £31,500 -10.00%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 160 (97.56%) SQL
1 160 (97.56%) SQL Server
2 89 (54.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (44.51%) Windows
4 68 (41.46%) T-SQL
4 68 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (29.88%) Clustering
8 48 (29.27%) Performance Tuning
9 46 (28.05%) Microsoft
10 45 (27.44%) Oracle
11 41 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 40 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
13 39 (23.78%) ITIL
14 38 (23.17%) Finance
14 38 (23.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 32 (19.51%) Replication
16 25 (15.24%) OpenEdge
17 24 (14.63%) Data Modelling
18 23 (14.02%) MCTS
18 23 (14.02%) MCITP
19 22 (13.41%) DTS
19 22 (13.41%) MS Excel
20 18 (10.98%) XML
20 18 (10.98%) WebSphere Application Server
20 18 (10.98%) IBM
20 18 (10.98%) WebSphere
20 18 (10.98%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 25 (15.24%) OpenEdge
2 18 (10.98%) WebSphere
2 18 (10.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.66%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (13.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (2.44%) Magento
2 2 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) SAN
2 5 (3.05%) NAS
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (97.56%) SQL Server
2 89 (54.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (23.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (13.41%) DTS
9 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (7.93%) OLAP
11 12 (7.32%) MySQL
11 12 (7.32%) Oracle Database
11 12 (7.32%) Relational Database
12 11 (6.71%) OLTP
13 9 (5.49%) RDBMS
14 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2000
15 7 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (2.44%) Data Mining
17 2 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 38 (23.17%) Finance
2 5 (3.05%) Banking
2 5 (3.05%) Marketing
3 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (0.61%) Advertising
4 1 (0.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.98%) XML
2 17 (10.37%) .NET
3 6 (3.66%) Web Services
4 3 (1.83%) HTML
4 3 (1.83%) ADO.NET
4 3 (1.83%) CSS
4 3 (1.83%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.88%) Clustering
2 32 (19.51%) Replication
3 6 (3.66%) Statistics
3 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.83%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 73 (44.51%) Windows
2 8 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.27%) Linux
4 6 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.22%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) UNIX
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.27%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (23.78%) ITIL
4 24 (14.63%) Data Modelling
5 18 (10.98%) Migration
6 15 (9.15%) High Availability
7 14 (8.54%) ETL
7 14 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (7.93%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (6.10%) Database Security
10 9 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.88%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.27%) Database Tuning
12 7 (4.27%) Data Architecture
13 5 (3.05%) Kimball Methodology
13 5 (3.05%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.05%) Dimensional Modelling
13 5 (3.05%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 160 (97.56%) SQL
2 68 (41.46%) T-SQL
3 6 (3.66%) VBA
4 4 (2.44%) C#
4 4 (2.44%) Java
4 4 (2.44%) PHP
5 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.61%) XQuery
6 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.02%) MCTS
2 23 (14.02%) MCITP
3 18 (10.98%) Degree
4 8 (4.88%) MCSE
5 6 (3.66%) MCSA
5 6 (3.66%) MCDBA
6 3 (1.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.22%) Nagios
1 2 (1.22%) Munin
1 2 (1.22%) Opsview
2 1 (0.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (28.05%) Microsoft
2 45 (27.44%) Oracle
3 18 (10.98%) IBM
4 14 (8.54%) VMware
5 10 (6.10%) Red Gate
6 4 (2.44%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco
7 1 (0.61%) Dell
7 1 (0.61%) Lumesse
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