The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 209 205 212
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 72 63 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 0.73% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.77% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 58 57 56
Average salary £43,660 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
SQL Server DBA
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Essex -8 31 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk +1 21 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £39,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -10 8 £53,000 +36.77%
Hertfordshire -22 2 £34,000 -28.42%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (76.92%) SQL
3 49 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (52.75%) T-SQL
5 45 (49.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (45.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (45.05%) Oracle
7 40 (43.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (42.86%) Windows
9 37 (40.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (37.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 34 (37.36%) Clustering
11 33 (36.26%) Replication
12 29 (31.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (26.37%) MySQL
14 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
14 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
15 18 (19.78%) RDBMS
16 17 (18.68%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 15 (16.48%) High Availability
18 15 (16.48%) Oracle Database
18 15 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (16.48%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
19 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
20 12 (13.19%) Finance
20 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
21 10 (10.99%) Migration
21 10 (10.99%) DTS

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (2.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) SAN
2 2 (2.20%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.20%) NAS
2 2 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
2 2 (2.20%) Intranet
2 2 (2.20%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) VPN
2 2 (2.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (49.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (45.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (43.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (40.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (37.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (31.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (26.37%) MySQL
9 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
10 18 (19.78%) RDBMS
11 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (16.48%) Oracle Database
12 15 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (16.48%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (10.99%) DTS
14 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (3.30%) DB2
16 3 (3.30%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.30%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (37.36%) Clustering
2 33 (36.26%) Replication
3 2 (2.20%) CMDB
3 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.10%) Spread Betting
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) UNIX
3 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (18.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (16.48%) High Availability
4 10 (10.99%) Migration
5 9 (9.89%) Database Security
6 8 (8.79%) ETL
7 7 (7.69%) ITIL
7 7 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.49%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (5.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.40%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.30%) Project Management
10 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.30%) Data Management
11 2 (2.20%) Database Tuning
11 2 (2.20%) Memory Management
11 2 (2.20%) Change Control
11 2 (2.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.20%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 70 (76.92%) SQL
2 48 (52.75%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.40%) VBScript
4 3 (3.30%) VB
5 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.59%) MCSA
3 4 (4.40%) Degree
4 2 (2.20%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.10%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) OCP
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Munin
1 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (2.20%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (45.05%) Oracle
2 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.30%) Red Gate
5 2 (2.20%) VMware
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