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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 207 155 193
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 49 101 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 1.37% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.44% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 37 87 99
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
7490 6991 8676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.94% 94.65% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6172 6002 7381
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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
Hertfordshire +9 18 £36,250 -17.14% 1
Essex -3 16 £37,500 +15.38%
Bedfordshire -32 8 £47,500 - 2
Suffolk 0 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire -23 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 189 (97.42%) SQL Server
2 180 (92.78%) SQL
3 97 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 90 (46.39%) T-SQL
4 90 (46.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (42.27%) Windows
6 81 (41.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 73 (37.63%) Performance Tuning
8 61 (31.44%) Clustering
9 59 (30.41%) Oracle
9 59 (30.41%) Microsoft
10 51 (26.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 48 (24.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 47 (24.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 42 (21.65%) Disaster Recovery
13 42 (21.65%) Replication
14 35 (18.04%) Finance
15 31 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (15.98%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (14.95%) DTS
16 29 (14.95%) ITIL
17 26 (13.40%) Migration
18 23 (11.86%) Relational Database
19 20 (10.31%) Oracle Database
19 20 (10.31%) MCITP
19 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
20 19 (9.79%) .NET
21 18 (9.28%) MySQL
21 18 (9.28%) RDBMS
22 17 (8.76%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (6.70%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (6.70%) OpenEdge
1 13 (6.70%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.58%) IIS
4 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (2.58%) Magento
2 3 (1.55%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) SAN
2 4 (2.06%) NAS
3 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (97.42%) SQL Server
2 97 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (46.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (41.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (24.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (24.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (15.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (14.95%) DTS
9 23 (11.86%) Relational Database
10 20 (10.31%) Oracle Database
11 18 (9.28%) MySQL
11 18 (9.28%) RDBMS
12 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (3.09%) OLAP
15 3 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (1.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (18.04%) Finance
2 6 (3.09%) Marketing
3 5 (2.58%) Banking
4 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.79%) .NET
2 15 (7.73%) XML
3 4 (2.06%) Web Services
4 3 (1.55%) ODBC
4 3 (1.55%) ADO.NET
4 3 (1.55%) HTML
4 3 (1.55%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (31.44%) Clustering
2 42 (21.65%) Replication
3 4 (2.06%) Statistics
4 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.55%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.03%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 82 (42.27%) Windows
2 7 (3.61%) Linux
2 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (3.61%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.55%) UNIX
5 2 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (37.63%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (21.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (14.95%) ITIL
4 26 (13.40%) Migration
5 17 (8.76%) Data Modelling
5 17 (8.76%) Database Tuning
5 17 (8.76%) Database Security
6 16 (8.25%) High Availability
7 15 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (7.22%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (6.19%) ETL
10 11 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.12%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (3.61%) Project Management
12 7 (3.61%) Data Architecture
13 6 (3.09%) Data Cleansing
13 6 (3.09%) Data Migration
13 6 (3.09%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.58%) OO
14 5 (2.58%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 180 (92.78%) SQL
2 90 (46.39%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.58%) VBA
3 5 (2.58%) C#
3 5 (2.58%) Java
3 5 (2.58%) PHP
4 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.03%) VB
5 1 (0.52%) XQuery
5 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (26.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.31%) MCITP
3 13 (6.70%) MCTS
4 12 (6.19%) MCSE
5 10 (5.15%) Degree
6 8 (4.12%) MCDBA
7 7 (3.61%) MCSA
8 3 (1.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.03%) Nagios
1 2 (1.03%) Munin
1 2 (1.03%) Opsview
2 1 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 59 (30.41%) Oracle
1 59 (30.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.76%) Red Gate
3 13 (6.70%) IBM
3 13 (6.70%) VMware
4 5 (2.58%) JD Edwards
4 5 (2.58%) SAP
5 3 (1.55%) Sage
6 1 (0.52%) Dell
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