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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 202 215 156
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 60 49 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 0.63% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.65% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 44 37 84
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
6957 7486 6811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.13% 96.20% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5901 6155 5838
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +6 24 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Cambridgeshire +36 19 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Hertfordshire -10 10 £38,750 +10.71% 5
Bedfordshire -1 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (98.73%) SQL
2 149 (94.30%) SQL Server
3 89 (56.33%) T-SQL
4 72 (45.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (45.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (44.30%) Windows
6 64 (40.51%) Clustering
7 61 (38.61%) Performance Tuning
8 60 (37.97%) Replication
9 55 (34.81%) MS Excel
10 49 (31.01%) Microsoft
11 48 (30.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 46 (29.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 44 (27.85%) High Availability
13 44 (27.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 43 (27.22%) ITIL
15 41 (25.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (22.15%) SQL Server 2005
17 34 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (20.89%) Database Mirroring
19 31 (19.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 29 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
21 27 (17.09%) SQL Server 2000
22 24 (15.19%) Capacity Planning
23 20 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
23 20 (12.66%) MCSA
23 20 (12.66%) MySQL
24 19 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
25 17 (10.76%) Degree
26 15 (9.49%) Red Gate

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (9.49%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.59%) IIS
3 6 (3.80%) Lync
4 5 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.27%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 55 (34.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.33%) SAN
2 6 (3.80%) Internet
2 6 (3.80%) SMTP
2 6 (3.80%) SNMP
2 6 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (94.30%) SQL Server
2 72 (45.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 72 (45.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (30.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 46 (29.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (27.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (22.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (19.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 29 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (17.09%) SQL Server 2000
10 20 (12.66%) MySQL
11 12 (7.59%) DB2
11 12 (7.59%) NoSQL
12 10 (6.33%) Relational Database
13 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database
14 7 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (3.16%) RDBMS
15 5 (3.16%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (3.16%) Oracle BI EE
16 4 (2.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Subversion
General
1 14 (8.86%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Legal
3 2 (1.27%) Retail
3 2 (1.27%) Law
4 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) .NET
2 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.80%) Classic ASP
3 6 (3.80%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.80%) SAML
4 3 (1.90%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.63%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.63%) Spring
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (40.51%) Clustering
2 60 (37.97%) Replication
3 15 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.70%) Streaming Music
5 8 (5.06%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.80%) SecurID
7 5 (3.16%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.27%) Statistics
9 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 70 (44.30%) Windows
2 19 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.43%) Linux
6 4 (2.53%) AIX
7 2 (1.27%) UNIX
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.61%) Performance Tuning
2 44 (27.85%) High Availability
3 43 (27.22%) ITIL
4 34 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (20.89%) Database Mirroring
6 24 (15.19%) Capacity Planning
7 20 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (9.49%) Service Delivery
8 15 (9.49%) DevOps
9 11 (6.96%) Database Security
10 8 (5.06%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.06%) Product Management
11 7 (4.43%) Change Management
12 6 (3.80%) ETL
12 6 (3.80%) Migration
12 6 (3.80%) Information Security
13 4 (2.53%) Performance Management
13 4 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.53%) Change Control
13 4 (2.53%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 156 (98.73%) SQL
2 89 (56.33%) T-SQL
3 12 (7.59%) PowerShell
4 10 (6.33%) C#
5 6 (3.80%) Perl
5 6 (3.80%) VBScript
6 4 (2.53%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.90%) VB
8 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.63%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) Python
8 1 (0.63%) Ruby
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (25.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.66%) MCSA
3 17 (10.76%) Degree
4 7 (4.43%) MCSE
5 6 (3.80%) MCITP
6 5 (3.16%) MCTS
6 5 (3.16%) MCDBA
6 5 (3.16%) MCT
7 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (31.01%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.49%) Red Gate
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle
4 7 (4.43%) IBM
5 5 (3.16%) Cognos
5 5 (3.16%) Siebel
6 3 (1.90%) Sybase
6 3 (1.90%) VMware
7 2 (1.27%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
8 1 (0.63%) Twitter
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + pension, training budgets, flexitime and more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago