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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 191 202 156
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 61 66 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 0.83% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.86% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 96
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
7044 7641 7237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.82% 95.82% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5895 6366 6193
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +27 22 £43,000 -4.44%
Essex -3 22 £42,500 - 3
Hertfordshire -18 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire +6 7 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 -
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 159 (96.95%) SQL
2 157 (95.73%) SQL Server
3 83 (50.61%) T-SQL
4 69 (42.07%) Windows
5 68 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (39.63%) Performance Tuning
7 64 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 62 (37.80%) Clustering
9 60 (36.59%) Replication
10 53 (32.32%) MS Excel
11 46 (28.05%) ITIL
11 46 (28.05%) Microsoft
11 46 (28.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 46 (28.05%) High Availability
12 45 (27.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 43 (26.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 43 (26.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (21.34%) SQL Server 2005
15 33 (20.12%) Database Mirroring
16 30 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (17.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 29 (17.68%) Data Warehouse
18 25 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
19 24 (14.63%) SQL Server 2000
20 23 (14.02%) Degree
20 23 (14.02%) Capacity Planning
21 21 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
22 18 (10.98%) MCSA
22 18 (10.98%) MySQL
23 17 (10.37%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (7.32%) IIS
1 12 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.66%) Lync
3 5 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 53 (32.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.61%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.61%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.61%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.61%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.61%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.93%) SAN
2 7 (4.27%) Internet
3 6 (3.66%) SMTP
3 6 (3.66%) SNMP
3 6 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.66%) DNS
4 1 (0.61%) NAS
4 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (95.73%) SQL Server
2 68 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (28.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (27.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (26.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (21.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (17.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 29 (17.68%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (14.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 18 (10.98%) MySQL
11 14 (8.54%) Relational Database
12 13 (7.93%) NoSQL
13 9 (5.49%) Oracle Database
14 8 (4.88%) DB2
15 7 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
17 4 (2.44%) Big Data
17 4 (2.44%) RDBMS
18 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Subversion
General
1 16 (9.76%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Legal
3 5 (3.05%) Banking
4 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.32%) .NET
2 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.66%) Classic ASP
3 6 (3.66%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.66%) SAML
4 4 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (0.61%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.61%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.61%) Spring
5 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (37.80%) Clustering
2 60 (36.59%) Replication
3 16 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.49%) Streaming Music
5 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.66%) SecurID
7 5 (3.05%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.83%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.22%) Derivative
9 2 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.22%) Statistics
10 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (42.07%) Windows
2 21 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (9.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.44%) Linux
6 3 (1.83%) UNIX
7 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.63%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (28.05%) ITIL
2 46 (28.05%) High Availability
3 33 (20.12%) Database Mirroring
4 30 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (14.02%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (9.15%) DevOps
8 11 (6.71%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.49%) Database Security
10 8 (4.88%) Migration
10 8 (4.88%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.88%) Product Management
11 7 (4.27%) Change Management
12 6 (3.66%) Information Security
13 5 (3.05%) ETL
13 5 (3.05%) Performance Analysis
14 4 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
14 4 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
14 4 (2.44%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 159 (96.95%) SQL
2 83 (50.61%) T-SQL
3 11 (6.71%) C#
4 9 (5.49%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.27%) VBScript
6 6 (3.66%) Perl
7 4 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.44%) VB
8 3 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.22%) VBA
10 1 (0.61%) Python
10 1 (0.61%) Ruby
10 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (26.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.02%) Degree
3 18 (10.98%) MCSA
4 12 (7.32%) MCITP
5 10 (6.10%) MCTS
5 10 (6.10%) MCT
6 6 (3.66%) MCSE
7 4 (2.44%) MCDBA
8 3 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (28.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.37%) Oracle
3 13 (7.93%) Red Gate
4 7 (4.27%) IBM
5 6 (3.66%) VMware
6 3 (1.83%) Cognos
6 3 (1.83%) Siebel
7 1 (0.61%) Dell
7 1 (0.61%) Anite
7 1 (0.61%) Northgate
7 1 (0.61%) Civica
7 1 (0.61%) Comino
7 1 (0.61%) Capita
7 1 (0.61%) Orchard
7 1 (0.61%) Netezza
7 1 (0.61%) Twitter
7 1 (0.61%) Aareon
7 1 (0.61%) Kypera
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