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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 212 229 178
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 53 39 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.53% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.55% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 67
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £55,000
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
6796 7080 6618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.67% 96.58% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 5734 5369
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +30 40 £48,000 -1.53% 2
Hertfordshire +1 6 £47,500 -11.62% 4
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £45,000 - 2
Suffolk -10 3 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Bedfordshire +2 1 £57,500 +56.46%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 147 (93.63%) SQL
2 145 (92.36%) SQL Server
3 93 (59.24%) T-SQL
4 77 (49.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 74 (47.13%) Clustering
6 64 (40.76%) Performance Tuning
7 63 (40.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (30.57%) MS Excel
8 48 (30.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (28.03%) Windows
10 43 (27.39%) Replication
11 42 (26.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (25.48%) Microsoft
13 38 (24.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 36 (22.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 34 (21.66%) Capacity Planning
15 34 (21.66%) Database Mirroring
16 33 (21.02%) MS Access
17 32 (20.38%) Finance
18 31 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (19.11%) Service Delivery
19 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2000
19 30 (19.11%) High Availability
19 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2014
20 28 (17.83%) Red Gate
21 27 (17.20%) MCSA
22 26 (16.56%) ITIL
22 26 (16.56%) Legal
23 24 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
24 23 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (7.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (30.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (92.36%) SQL Server
2 77 (49.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (40.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (30.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 42 (26.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (24.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (22.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 33 (21.02%) MS Access
9 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2014
10 19 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (8.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (6.37%) MySQL
13 6 (3.82%) Relational Database
14 4 (2.55%) DB2
14 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
15 3 (1.91%) Neo4j
15 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
15 3 (1.91%) Sybase IQ
16 2 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (20.38%) Finance
2 26 (16.56%) Legal
3 18 (11.46%) Law
4 8 (5.10%) Retail
5 4 (2.55%) Advertising
5 4 (2.55%) Marketing
6 3 (1.91%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 74 (47.13%) Clustering
2 43 (27.39%) Replication
3 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.91%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.91%) Statistics
5 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.03%) Windows
2 17 (10.83%) Linux
3 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.55%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.91%) AIX
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.76%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (21.66%) Capacity Planning
2 34 (21.66%) Database Mirroring
3 30 (19.11%) High Availability
3 30 (19.11%) Service Delivery
4 26 (16.56%) ITIL
5 24 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (10.19%) Data Management
7 14 (8.92%) Case Management
7 14 (8.92%) Supplier Management
8 10 (6.37%) Configuration Management
9 9 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.46%) ETL
10 7 (4.46%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (3.82%) Database Security
12 5 (3.18%) Capacity Management
13 4 (2.55%) Project Management
14 3 (1.91%) Analytics
14 3 (1.91%) Business Continuity
14 3 (1.91%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (93.63%) SQL
2 93 (59.24%) T-SQL
3 13 (8.28%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.27%) VBA
5 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (17.20%) MCSA
3 2 (1.27%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (0.64%) Degree
4 1 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 40 (25.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.83%) Red Gate
3 17 (10.83%) iManage
4 14 (8.92%) Interwoven
5 10 (6.37%) Oracle
6 4 (2.55%) Facebook
7 3 (1.91%) Sybase
8 2 (1.27%) Cognos
8 2 (1.27%) Siebel
9 1 (0.64%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.64%) HP
9 1 (0.64%) NetApp
9 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.64%) VMware
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