The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 226 234 185
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 34 30 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.38% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.39% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 54
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
SQL Server 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
7015 7621 7238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.77% 95.87% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5870 6343 6195
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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 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 Server DBA across the East of England region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the East of England

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
Essex -4 14 £41,500 -7.77% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Bedfordshire 0 6 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 4 £47,500 +39.70%
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (94.32%) SQL
3 60 (68.18%) T-SQL
4 45 (51.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (50.00%) Clustering
6 42 (47.73%) Replication
7 41 (46.59%) Windows
8 38 (43.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (42.05%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (31.82%) High Availability
13 26 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (26.14%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (26.14%) MS Excel
14 23 (26.14%) ITIL
15 22 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 19 (21.59%) Database Mirroring
19 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
20 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
20 14 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
21 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
21 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
21 12 (13.64%) MySQL
22 11 (12.50%) Oracle
22 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
23 10 (11.36%) MCSA
24 9 (10.23%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 23 (26.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (51.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (43.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (26.14%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (13.64%) MySQL
11 8 (9.09%) DB2
11 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
12 7 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
14 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
15 4 (4.55%) Big Data
16 3 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
16 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (9.09%) Legal
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) .NET
1 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (50.00%) Clustering
2 42 (47.73%) Replication
3 9 (10.23%) Streaming Music
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.27%) Derivative
4 2 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.59%) Windows
2 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.41%) UNIX
5 3 (3.41%) Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (31.82%) High Availability
3 26 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (26.14%) ITIL
5 19 (21.59%) Database Mirroring
6 14 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (10.23%) DevOps
7 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.82%) Database Security
10 5 (5.68%) Migration
11 4 (4.55%) Server Patching
12 3 (3.41%) Coaching
12 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.41%) Performance Management
12 3 (3.41%) Security Management
13 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
13 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (2.27%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 83 (94.32%) SQL
2 60 (68.18%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.68%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.41%) VB
5 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.27%) VBA
5 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.36%) MCSA
3 6 (6.82%) MCSE
4 5 (5.68%) Degree
5 3 (3.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) IBM
4 6 (6.82%) Red Gate
5 5 (5.68%) VMware
6 1 (1.14%) Netezza
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago