The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 321 329 336
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 860 987 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.96% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.00% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 777 858 832
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SQL DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88370 98681 104096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.21% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75118 82640 84807
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in England

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in England

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in England

SQL DBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
London +25 386 £55,000 - 24
South East -53 133 £46,750 +10.00% 8
North West +27 118 £47,500 +18.75% 10
South West +36 61 £40,500 +15.71% 13
Yorkshire +26 52 £40,750 +1.87% 3
East Midlands +17 48 £42,500 +3.03% 6
North East +17 21 £44,000 +11.39%
West Midlands -41 20 £40,000 -5.32% 5
East of England -29 17 £47,500 +5.55% 5
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 England region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 1499 (93.69%) SQL
2 1496 (93.50%) SQL Server
3 850 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 798 (49.88%) T-SQL
5 696 (43.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 669 (41.81%) Performance Tuning
7 594 (37.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 570 (35.63%) Microsoft
9 546 (34.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 488 (30.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 422 (26.38%) Replication
12 414 (25.88%) Finance
13 384 (24.00%) Clustering
14 383 (23.94%) Windows
15 351 (21.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 350 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
17 347 (21.69%) MS Excel
18 326 (20.38%) High Availability
19 295 (18.44%) Oracle
20 283 (17.69%) Data Warehouse
21 260 (16.25%) ETL
22 253 (15.81%) SQL Server 2005
23 223 (13.94%) PowerShell
24 209 (13.06%) Disaster Recovery
25 186 (11.63%) Degree
26 184 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
27 183 (11.44%) Oracle Database
28 180 (11.25%) Windows Server
29 167 (10.44%) Relational Database
30 161 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 80 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 72 (4.50%) IIS
3 37 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
3 37 (2.31%) Oracle Coherence
4 20 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (0.25%) Apache
8 4 (0.25%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.25%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.19%) Commerce Server
9 3 (0.19%) SAS
10 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.063%) JBoss
11 1 (0.063%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.063%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.063%) WebLogic
Applications
1 347 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.44%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.25%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.063%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.063%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.063%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 84 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.06%) SaaS
4 11 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.56%) GitHub
6 8 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.50%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.31%) Office 365
8 2 (0.13%) IaaS
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.063%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 125 (7.81%) SAN
2 38 (2.38%) NAS
3 33 (2.06%) Firewall
4 18 (1.13%) Internet
5 15 (0.94%) DNS
6 8 (0.50%) DHCP
6 8 (0.50%) SMTP
7 5 (0.31%) HTTP
7 5 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.25%) LAN
8 4 (0.25%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.25%) WAN
9 3 (0.19%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.13%) SMS
11 1 (0.063%) Extranet
11 1 (0.063%) FTP
11 1 (0.063%) Intranet
11 1 (0.063%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.063%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1496 (93.50%) SQL Server
2 850 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 696 (43.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 594 (37.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 546 (34.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 488 (30.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 351 (21.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 283 (17.69%) Data Warehouse
9 253 (15.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 183 (11.44%) Oracle Database
11 167 (10.44%) Relational Database
12 123 (7.69%) MySQL
13 113 (7.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 113 (7.06%) RDBMS
14 100 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
15 83 (5.19%) NoSQL
16 80 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
17 79 (4.94%) MongoDB
18 75 (4.69%) OLTP
19 71 (4.44%) DTS
Development Applications
1 62 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.75%) TeamCity
4 12 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 11 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
6 10 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (0.56%) JIRA
7 9 (0.56%) MSBuild
7 9 (0.56%) Travis CI
7 9 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (0.50%) Subversion
9 6 (0.38%) tSQLt
10 4 (0.25%) ERwin
11 1 (0.063%) Ant
11 1 (0.063%) Maven
11 1 (0.063%) MSI
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle Forms
General
1 414 (25.88%) Finance
2 77 (4.81%) Banking
3 57 (3.56%) Legal
4 52 (3.25%) Law
5 45 (2.81%) Marketing
6 26 (1.63%) Retail
7 19 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.13%) Publishing
9 17 (1.06%) Back Office
10 16 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.88%) Billing
13 12 (0.75%) Advertising
14 11 (0.69%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.56%) Games
16 7 (0.44%) Electronics
17 3 (0.19%) Private Banking
18 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
19 1 (0.063%) Automotive
19 1 (0.063%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (6.63%) .NET
2 24 (1.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (1.19%) Web Services
4 15 (0.94%) Middleware
5 13 (0.81%) .NET Framework
5 13 (0.81%) XML
6 11 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (0.69%) HTML
6 11 (0.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 10 (0.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 9 (0.56%) JDBC
9 8 (0.50%) CSS
10 7 (0.44%) Entity Framework
10 7 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (0.31%) jQuery
12 4 (0.25%) LAMP
13 3 (0.19%) LINQ
13 3 (0.19%) NHibernate
13 3 (0.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 422 (26.38%) Replication
2 384 (24.00%) Clustering
3 115 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (4.06%) Statistics
5 47 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.75%) Data Centre
7 29 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 16 (1.00%) Fintech
10 15 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 15 (0.94%) Hedge funds
11 10 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (0.56%) Reinsurance
13 8 (0.50%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.50%) iPad
14 7 (0.44%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.38%) Symmetrix
16 5 (0.31%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.31%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 383 (23.94%) Windows
2 180 (11.25%) Windows Server
3 99 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 79 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (4.75%) Linux
7 60 (3.75%) Unix
8 15 (0.94%) Solaris
9 11 (0.69%) AIX
9 11 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.44%) VMS
11 5 (0.31%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.13%) Android
13 2 (0.13%) CentOS
13 2 (0.13%) SUSE
13 2 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.063%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (41.81%) Performance Tuning
2 350 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 326 (20.38%) High Availability
4 260 (16.25%) ETL
5 209 (13.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 184 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
7 154 (9.63%) Capacity Planning
8 149 (9.31%) Performance Monitoring
9 140 (8.75%) Migration
10 115 (7.19%) ITIL
11 114 (7.13%) Database Mirroring
12 102 (6.38%) Data Modelling
13 101 (6.31%) Database Security
14 59 (3.69%) E-Commerce
15 54 (3.38%) Service Delivery
16 49 (3.06%) Mentoring
17 45 (2.81%) Database Tuning
18 39 (2.44%) DevOps
19 38 (2.38%) Data Management
20 37 (2.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1499 (93.69%) SQL
2 798 (49.88%) T-SQL
3 223 (13.94%) PowerShell
4 60 (3.75%) C#
5 48 (3.00%) PL/SQL
6 34 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 28 (1.75%) VBA
8 19 (1.19%) Java
9 15 (0.94%) VB
10 13 (0.81%) Python
11 12 (0.75%) JavaScript
12 11 (0.69%) ANSI SQL
13 10 (0.63%) Perl
14 9 (0.56%) C
14 9 (0.56%) VB.NET
14 9 (0.56%) VBScript
15 8 (0.50%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.31%) PHP
17 4 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 2 (0.13%) sed
Qualifications
1 186 (11.63%) Degree
2 161 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (4.00%) MCSA
4 55 (3.44%) MCSE
5 47 (2.94%) MCITP
6 46 (2.88%) MCDBA
6 46 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 43 (2.69%) MCTS
8 30 (1.88%) SC Cleared
9 28 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
10 19 (1.19%) DV Cleared
11 17 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.94%) MCP
13 12 (0.75%) OCP
14 4 (0.25%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.38%) SLA
2 15 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.81%) QA
5 12 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.44%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.063%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 69 (4.31%) Oracle RAC
3 35 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (1.69%) VMware ESX
5 20 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (0.69%) vSphere
7 6 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.31%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.25%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.13%) Firmware
10 2 (0.13%) SRDF
11 1 (0.063%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 68 (4.25%) Data Guard
2 43 (2.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 36 (2.25%) SCOM
4 27 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
5 17 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (0.88%) LiteSpeed
7 12 (0.75%) Ansible
8 11 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.69%) Perfmon
8 11 (0.69%) Puppet
9 9 (0.56%) CFEngine
10 5 (0.31%) SCCM
11 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.19%) Nagios
11 3 (0.19%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.13%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.063%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.063%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 570 (35.63%) Microsoft
2 295 (18.44%) Oracle
3 105 (6.56%) VMware
4 70 (4.38%) RedGate
5 35 (2.19%) IBM
6 33 (2.06%) SolarWinds
7 22 (1.38%) Sybase
8 21 (1.31%) SAP
9 20 (1.25%) Remedy
10 18 (1.13%) Cisco
10 18 (1.13%) Cognos
10 18 (1.13%) NetApp
11 17 (1.06%) Citrix
12 16 (1.00%) EMC
13 12 (0.75%) Tableau
14 11 (0.69%) Talend
15 9 (0.56%) Informatica
15 9 (0.56%) New Relic
16 8 (0.50%) CommVault
16 8 (0.50%) HP
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum for initital 12 month FTC
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Generous Benifit Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + On call allowance up to £8k
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago