The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 100 86 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.33% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.40% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1321 1360 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.16% 95.10% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 885 878 749
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (25.00%) Information Security
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (12.50%) OLAP
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) Clustering
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 23 days ago