The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 237 210 248
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 17 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.66% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.68% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 24
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6257 6926 7773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.70% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5090 5783 6357
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +3 7 £50,000 -9.09%
Hertfordshire -8 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Essex -3 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (92.31%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (42.31%) OLTP
7 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
9 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
9 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
10 8 (30.77%) Clustering
11 7 (26.92%) Replication
11 7 (26.92%) OLAP
11 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (23.08%) Server Building
12 6 (23.08%) Computacenter
12 6 (23.08%) SLA
12 6 (23.08%) MCITP
12 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
12 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
13 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
13 5 (19.23%) MCDBA
13 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
14 4 (15.38%) MCSA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (42.31%) OLTP
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
7 7 (26.92%) OLAP
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (11.54%) MySQL
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
12 1 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) EDI
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Clustering
2 7 (26.92%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (23.08%) Server Building
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Database Security
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL V2
7 1 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) MCITP
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) MCDBA
4 4 (15.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Computacenter
3 2 (7.69%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) SAP