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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 213 231 204
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 57 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.55% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.58% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 56
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
7130 7990 7686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 95.30% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5904 6644 6692
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +21 18 £55,000 +22.22%
Hertfordshire - 13 £50,000 -
Essex 0 12 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Norfolk - 9 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +18 4 £40,000 -18.78%
Suffolk -11 1 £27,500 -31.25%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (93.59%) SQL
3 50 (64.10%) T-SQL
4 41 (52.56%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (47.44%) Windows
6 36 (46.15%) Replication
7 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (43.59%) Clustering
9 32 (41.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (39.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (37.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (26.92%) High Availability
14 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 19 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (23.08%) Database Mirroring
17 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (19.23%) ITIL
18 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
19 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
20 12 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
21 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
21 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2000
21 11 (14.10%) MySQL
22 10 (12.82%) Oracle
22 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
22 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
23 9 (11.54%) DevOps
23 9 (11.54%) Streaming Music
24 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 5 (6.41%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (41.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (39.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (37.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 19 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (14.10%) MySQL
11 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
12 7 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (8.97%) DB2
12 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
13 4 (5.13%) Big Data
13 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
14 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
14 3 (3.85%) MS Access
14 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
1 5 (6.41%) Legal
1 5 (6.41%) Banking
2 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) .NET
1 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.15%) Replication
2 34 (43.59%) Clustering
3 9 (11.54%) Streaming Music
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) Derivative
5 2 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (47.44%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.13%) UNIX
5 4 (5.13%) Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (26.92%) High Availability
4 18 (23.08%) Database Mirroring
5 15 (19.23%) ITIL
6 12 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (11.54%) DevOps
8 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (6.41%) Database Security
10 4 (5.13%) Coaching
10 4 (5.13%) Server Patching
10 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (3.85%) Security Management
11 3 (3.85%) Migration
11 3 (3.85%) CAD
11 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.56%) Product Management
12 2 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 73 (93.59%) SQL
2 50 (64.10%) T-SQL
3 6 (7.69%) C#
4 5 (6.41%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.85%) VBA
5 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.56%) VBScript
7 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.69%) MCSA
3 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) IBM
4 5 (6.41%) Business Objects
4 5 (6.41%) VMware
5 4 (5.13%) Red Gate
6 2 (2.56%) Netezza
Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago