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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
UK / England
Rank 348 310 285
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 665 973 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.03% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.07% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 598 881 1018
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,363
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
76458 90779 96172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63940 76965 80221
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -37 267 £57,500 +4.54% 19
South East +15 106 £45,000 +5.88% 13
North West -35 86 £42,000 -6.66% 6
Yorkshire -9 56 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South West -3 48 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Midlands +9 42 £42,500 +1.19% 5
East Midlands +15 34 £42,500 -3.40%
East of England 0 26 £52,500 +10.52% 2
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 1302 (92.41%) SQL Server
2 1299 (92.19%) SQL
3 735 (52.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 671 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 620 (44.00%) T-SQL
6 587 (41.66%) Performance Tuning
7 531 (37.69%) Microsoft
8 471 (33.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 388 (27.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 373 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 371 (26.33%) Replication
12 363 (25.76%) SQL Server 2014
13 329 (23.35%) Clustering
14 328 (23.28%) High Availability
15 295 (20.94%) Business Intelligence
16 288 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
17 284 (20.16%) Finance
18 279 (19.80%) Windows
19 276 (19.59%) MS Excel
20 225 (15.97%) Oracle
21 215 (15.26%) Disaster Recovery
22 213 (15.12%) ETL
23 198 (14.05%) SQL Server 2005
24 194 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
25 171 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
26 165 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
27 164 (11.64%) PowerShell
28 163 (11.57%) Windows Server
29 147 (10.43%) Migration
30 145 (10.29%) Degree

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 77 (5.46%) IIS
2 65 (4.61%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (1.28%) SAS
5 10 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.21%) Confluence
9 2 (0.14%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.14%) Apache
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.071%) JBoss
10 1 (0.071%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 276 (19.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) Sage 1000
3 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.071%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.071%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.071%) Raiser's Edge
6 1 (0.071%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 171 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.85%) PaaS
3 26 (1.85%) SaaS
4 22 (1.56%) IaaS
5 18 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 9 (0.64%) Office 365
8 4 (0.28%) GitHub
9 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.071%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.41%) SAN
2 32 (2.27%) Internet
3 29 (2.06%) Intranet
4 14 (0.99%) Extranet
5 12 (0.85%) DNS
5 12 (0.85%) Firewall
5 12 (0.85%) NAS
6 2 (0.14%) HTTP
6 2 (0.14%) LDAP
7 1 (0.071%) DAB
7 1 (0.071%) FTP
7 1 (0.071%) LAN
7 1 (0.071%) MVNO
7 1 (0.071%) Network Security
7 1 (0.071%) VoIP
7 1 (0.071%) VPN
7 1 (0.071%) WAN
7 1 (0.071%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1302 (92.41%) SQL Server
2 735 (52.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 671 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 471 (33.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 388 (27.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 373 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 363 (25.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 288 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
9 198 (14.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 135 (9.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 132 (9.37%) NoSQL
12 128 (9.08%) MySQL
13 127 (9.01%) SQL Server 2016
14 115 (8.16%) MongoDB
15 100 (7.10%) Oracle Database
16 98 (6.96%) Relational Database
17 76 (5.39%) RDBMS
18 74 (5.25%) OLTP
19 72 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
20 49 (3.48%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 86 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (2.48%) JIRA
3 34 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 25 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 20 (1.42%) TeamCity
6 19 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (1.35%) MSBuild
6 19 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (1.35%) Travis CI
7 9 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.14%) NUnit
10 2 (0.14%) Selenium
10 2 (0.14%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.071%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.071%) Toad
General
1 284 (20.16%) Finance
2 101 (7.17%) Banking
3 35 (2.48%) Marketing
4 34 (2.41%) Advertising
5 24 (1.70%) Legal
6 18 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.21%) Retail
8 16 (1.14%) Law
9 14 (0.99%) Multimedia
9 14 (0.99%) Music Industry
10 12 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.71%) Back Office
12 9 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.43%) Billing
13 6 (0.43%) Games
14 3 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.071%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (7.52%) .NET
2 45 (3.19%) XML
3 19 (1.35%) .NET Framework
4 15 (1.06%) Web Services
5 8 (0.57%) DCOM
6 7 (0.50%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (0.35%) HTML
7 5 (0.35%) JSON
8 4 (0.28%) ODBC
9 3 (0.21%) MSMQ
9 3 (0.21%) SOAP
10 2 (0.14%) JDBC
10 2 (0.14%) LINQ
10 2 (0.14%) MDX
10 2 (0.14%) Middleware
10 2 (0.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (0.14%) XSLT
11 1 (0.071%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.071%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 371 (26.33%) Replication
2 329 (23.35%) Clustering
3 119 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 25 (1.77%) Fintech
7 23 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
9 20 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.06%) iPad
11 12 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.71%) Reinsurance
13 9 (0.64%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.43%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (0.21%) FMCG
16 3 (0.21%) N-Tier
17 2 (0.14%) Derivative
17 2 (0.14%) Virtual Team
17 2 (0.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 279 (19.80%) Windows
2 163 (11.57%) Windows Server
3 82 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (4.68%) Linux
6 55 (3.90%) Unix
7 28 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.14%) SUSE
9 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.071%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.071%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (41.66%) Performance Tuning
2 328 (23.28%) High Availability
3 295 (20.94%) Business Intelligence
4 215 (15.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 213 (15.12%) ETL
6 165 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
7 147 (10.43%) Migration
8 128 (9.08%) ITIL
9 110 (7.81%) Database Security
10 102 (7.24%) Capacity Planning
10 102 (7.24%) Performance Monitoring
11 78 (5.54%) Scrum
12 76 (5.39%) Data Modelling
13 67 (4.76%) Statistics
14 56 (3.97%) Database Mirroring
15 53 (3.76%) DevOps
16 45 (3.19%) E-Commerce
17 40 (2.84%) Capacity Management
18 39 (2.77%) Database Optimisation
19 38 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1299 (92.19%) SQL
2 620 (44.00%) T-SQL
3 164 (11.64%) PowerShell
4 86 (6.10%) C#
5 41 (2.91%) PL/SQL
5 41 (2.91%) VB.NET
6 29 (2.06%) Shell Script
7 15 (1.06%) VB
8 12 (0.85%) VBA
9 11 (0.78%) Java
10 8 (0.57%) Python
11 7 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (0.50%) R
12 6 (0.43%) PHP
12 6 (0.43%) VB6
13 5 (0.35%) C++
14 4 (0.28%) C
15 1 (0.071%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 194 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 145 (10.29%) Degree
3 68 (4.83%) MCITP
4 56 (3.97%) MCSA
5 51 (3.62%) MCTS
6 38 (2.70%) MCDBA
7 33 (2.34%) Security Cleared
8 18 (1.28%) SC Cleared
9 17 (1.21%) MCSE
10 14 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.57%) OCA
13 5 (0.35%) OCP
14 3 (0.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.34%) SLA
2 40 (2.84%) QA
3 30 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.71%) ISO 9000
4 10 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.57%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (3.34%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.85%) VMware ESX
4 10 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.28%) vSphere
8 1 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.071%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (2.84%) Failover Clustering
2 37 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 27 (1.92%) SCOM
4 22 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.56%) Puppet
5 19 (1.35%) Ansible
5 19 (1.35%) CFEngine
5 19 (1.35%) Perfmon
6 16 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (0.92%) Data Guard
8 9 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (0.50%) Nagios
9 7 (0.50%) Opsview
10 6 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (0.35%) SQL Sentry
12 4 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (0.28%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.28%) SCCM
13 3 (0.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 3 (0.21%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 531 (37.69%) Microsoft
2 225 (15.97%) Oracle
3 58 (4.12%) VMware
4 48 (3.41%) Sybase
5 36 (2.56%) Tableau
6 32 (2.27%) RedGate
7 26 (1.85%) IBM
8 22 (1.56%) Facebook
8 22 (1.56%) SolarWinds
9 19 (1.35%) New Relic
10 15 (1.06%) HP
11 13 (0.92%) Veritas
12 10 (0.71%) Computacenter
13 9 (0.64%) hybris
13 9 (0.64%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.57%) Cognos
14 8 (0.57%) SAP
14 8 (0.57%) Splunk
14 8 (0.57%) Teradata
15 6 (0.43%) Sage
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training, and private health insur
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £360045 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago