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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 244 208 223
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 70 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.94% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.97% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 53 55
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
6251 7252 8296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.80% 97.64% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 5977 6901
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Cambridgeshire -12 3 £42,500 -22.72%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Essex -6 2 £48,750 -2.50%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
4 13 (56.52%) Clustering
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (52.17%) High Availability
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 12 (52.17%) Replication
6 11 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (34.78%) Database Mirroring
10 7 (30.43%) RedGate
10 7 (30.43%) Finance
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (30.43%) MCSA
10 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
11 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (17.39%) Advertising
13 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
14 3 (13.04%) ETL
14 3 (13.04%) SharePoint

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 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Clustering
2 12 (52.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) High Availability
2 11 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (34.78%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Database Optimisation
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCSA
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) RedGate
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) iManage
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.35%) Facebook
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) VMware