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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 204 213 200
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 54 72 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.88% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 60
Average salary £50,000 £42,160 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.59% -8.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
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
7394 8196 8047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.99% 95.65% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6066 6835 7005
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 £57,500
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 4 May 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 May 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 -8 15 £50,000 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +15 12 £55,000 +35.80% 1
Hertfordshire +5 12 £55,000 +61.76% 1
Norfolk - 9 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +8 4 £36,250 -26.39% 1
Suffolk -11 2 £24,500 -45.55%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (92.75%) SQL
3 38 (55.07%) T-SQL
4 36 (52.17%) Windows
5 33 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (40.58%) Replication
7 27 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (36.23%) Clustering
9 23 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (24.64%) Database Mirroring
10 17 (24.64%) ITIL
11 16 (23.19%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (23.19%) High Availability
12 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (18.84%) Oracle
13 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (15.94%) IBM
14 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
15 10 (14.49%) MySQL
15 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
16 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (13.04%) Degree
16 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
17 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) OpenEdge
2 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (23.19%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (14.49%) MySQL
9 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
10 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (8.70%) DB2
11 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
12 3 (4.35%) Big Data
12 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
12 3 (4.35%) MS Access
12 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 5 (7.25%) Banking
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 3 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) .NET
1 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Replication
2 25 (36.23%) Clustering
3 5 (7.25%) Streaming Music
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Derivative
5 2 (2.90%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.17%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.25%) UNIX
6 4 (5.80%) Linux
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (24.64%) Database Mirroring
2 17 (24.64%) ITIL
3 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (23.19%) High Availability
4 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.59%) DevOps
6 5 (7.25%) Database Security
6 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.80%) Coaching
7 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.35%) Migration
8 3 (4.35%) CAD
8 3 (4.35%) Security Management
9 2 (2.90%) Scrum
9 2 (2.90%) ERP
9 2 (2.90%) CRM
9 2 (2.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (92.75%) SQL
2 38 (55.07%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.70%) C#
4 5 (7.25%) VB
5 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.35%) VBA
5 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.90%) VBScript
6 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.25%) MCSA
4 1 (1.45%) MCITP
4 1 (1.45%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) IBM
3 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Business Objects
4 5 (7.25%) VMware
5 3 (4.35%) Netezza
6 2 (2.90%) Red Gate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago