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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / East of England
Rank 232 253 249
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 10 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 23
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
5652 6844 7027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.32% 96.83% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 5563 5724
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +20 6 £57,500 -
Suffolk +18 3 £55,000 +50.68%
Bedfordshire +18 1 £47,500 -17.39%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (96.30%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) Clustering
5 10 (37.04%) OLTP
5 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
6 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (29.63%) Replication
7 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
7 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
9 6 (22.22%) SLA
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
9 6 (22.22%) OLAP
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) Tableau
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (18.52%) Server Building
10 5 (18.52%) ETL

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 3 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (37.04%) OLTP
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
6 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
7 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (22.22%) MySQL
8 6 (22.22%) OLAP
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
10 3 (11.11%) Power BI
10 3 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (3.70%) QlikView
11 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Clustering
2 8 (29.63%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (18.52%) Server Building
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) User Stories
7 2 (7.41%) Database Security
7 2 (7.41%) Database Theory
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCITP
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) MCDBA
4 2 (7.41%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Computacenter
2 5 (18.52%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle