The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 93 99 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.084% 0.14% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.15% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £55,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -10.58%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
SQL DBA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1325 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.07% 95.39% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 665 833 984
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,325
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Edinburgh region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, SQL 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 Edinburgh region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) Windows

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft