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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 184 172 140
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 80 98 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.05% 1.21% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.27% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 72 82 112
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
7248 7711 7562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 95.32% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6034 6472 6545
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +16 26 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Essex -13 25 £41,500 -19.02% 4
Hertfordshire -4 17 £50,000 +33.33%
Bedfordshire +6 7 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Norfolk - 4 £42,500 -
Suffolk -13 1 £60,000 +50.00%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 156 (97.50%) SQL Server
2 155 (96.88%) SQL
3 77 (48.13%) T-SQL
4 68 (42.50%) Windows
4 68 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
6 61 (38.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 60 (37.50%) Replication
8 57 (35.63%) Clustering
9 50 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 46 (28.75%) Microsoft
10 46 (28.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 46 (28.75%) High Availability
11 43 (26.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (25.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 41 (25.63%) ITIL
13 38 (23.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (21.88%) Database Mirroring
15 32 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (16.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 27 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
18 26 (16.25%) Degree
19 25 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
20 22 (13.75%) SQL Server 2000
20 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
21 21 (13.13%) Capacity Planning
22 20 (12.50%) MySQL
23 18 (11.25%) Finance
23 18 (11.25%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (6.88%) IIS
1 11 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.75%) Lync
4 5 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 50 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.63%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.63%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.63%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.63%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.63%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.63%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.75%) SAN
2 7 (4.38%) Internet
3 6 (3.75%) SMTP
3 6 (3.75%) SNMP
3 6 (3.75%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) NAS
4 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (97.50%) SQL Server
2 68 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (38.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (28.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (26.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 41 (25.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (16.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 25 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (13.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 20 (12.50%) MySQL
12 16 (10.00%) Relational Database
13 15 (9.38%) NoSQL
14 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
15 7 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (4.38%) DB2
16 5 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
17 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (2.50%) Big Data
17 4 (2.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Subversion
General
1 18 (11.25%) Finance
2 9 (5.63%) Banking
3 7 (4.38%) Legal
4 3 (1.88%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET
1 12 (7.50%) .NET
2 6 (3.75%) Classic ASP
2 6 (3.75%) Web Services
2 6 (3.75%) SAML
2 6 (3.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.63%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.63%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.63%) Spring
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (37.50%) Replication
2 57 (35.63%) Clustering
3 18 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.63%) Streaming Music
5 7 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.75%) SecurID
7 4 (2.50%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.25%) Derivative
8 2 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.25%) Statistics
9 1 (0.63%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (42.50%) Windows
2 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.13%) Linux
6 4 (2.50%) UNIX
7 3 (1.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (28.75%) High Availability
3 41 (25.63%) ITIL
4 35 (21.88%) Database Mirroring
5 28 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (13.13%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (9.38%) DevOps
9 11 (6.88%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.25%) Migration
11 8 (5.00%) Product Management
12 7 (4.38%) Database Security
12 7 (4.38%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (4.38%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.75%) Change Management
13 6 (3.75%) Information Security
14 5 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
15 4 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
15 4 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (2.50%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 155 (96.88%) SQL
2 77 (48.13%) T-SQL
3 12 (7.50%) C#
4 8 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.00%) VBScript
5 6 (3.75%) Perl
6 5 (3.13%) VB
7 4 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.88%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.88%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) Ruby
9 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (23.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (16.25%) Degree
3 13 (8.13%) MCSA
4 12 (7.50%) MCITP
5 10 (6.25%) MCTS
5 10 (6.25%) MCT
6 4 (2.50%) MCSE
7 3 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.25%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.25%) Oracle
3 10 (6.25%) Red Gate
4 8 (5.00%) IBM
5 6 (3.75%) VMware
6 4 (2.50%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.25%) Netezza
8 1 (0.63%) Twitter
8 1 (0.63%) Aareon
8 1 (0.63%) Kypera
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
8 1 (0.63%) Anite
8 1 (0.63%) Northgate
8 1 (0.63%) Civica
8 1 (0.63%) Comino
8 1 (0.63%) Capita
8 1 (0.63%) Orchard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EPM
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
EPM
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago