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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 337 291 280
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 749 1065 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 1.07% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.11% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 672 918 1064
Median salary £47,500 £46,375 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.42% -2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,750
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
82232 96100 103979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68864 80926 86759
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 £27,498 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -8 258 £55,000 - 33
South East -55 115 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North West -36 90 £45,000 -5.26% 15
Yorkshire +31 86 £45,000 +13.20% 9
East of England -40 61 £47,500 - 5
East Midlands +19 54 £37,500 -6.25% 5
South West +24 51 £41,500 +3.75% 10
West Midlands -44 23 £43,750 +16.66% 5
North East +12 11 £43,750 -2.77%
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1486 (92.88%) SQL Server
2 1483 (92.69%) SQL
3 882 (55.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 763 (47.69%) T-SQL
5 726 (45.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 618 (38.63%) Performance Tuning
7 605 (37.81%) Microsoft
8 542 (33.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 529 (33.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 464 (29.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 420 (26.25%) Replication
12 399 (24.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 349 (21.81%) Business Intelligence
14 342 (21.38%) Clustering
15 339 (21.19%) MS Excel
16 335 (20.94%) High Availability
17 322 (20.13%) Windows
18 315 (19.69%) Finance
19 291 (18.19%) Data Warehouse
20 252 (15.75%) Oracle
21 242 (15.13%) ETL
22 232 (14.50%) SQL Server 2005
23 222 (13.88%) PowerShell
23 222 (13.88%) Microsoft Certification
24 215 (13.44%) Disaster Recovery
25 205 (12.81%) Degree
26 202 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
27 179 (11.19%) Windows Server
28 161 (10.06%) Migration
29 146 (9.13%) MySQL

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 69 (4.31%) IIS
1 69 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.19%) Oracle Coherence
3 25 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (1.06%) SAS
6 9 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.13%) JBoss
9 2 (0.13%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.063%) Apache
10 1 (0.063%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.063%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.063%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.063%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.063%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.063%) Tomcat
Applications
1 339 (21.19%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.38%) Sage 1000
3 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.063%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.063%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.063%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.063%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.063%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 142 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 13 (0.81%) SaaS
6 12 (0.75%) IaaS
6 12 (0.75%) Office 365
6 12 (0.75%) PaaS
7 7 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.88%) SAN
2 29 (1.81%) Internet
3 26 (1.63%) Firewall
4 23 (1.44%) DNS
4 23 (1.44%) NAS
5 14 (0.88%) Intranet
6 8 (0.50%) Extranet
7 4 (0.25%) DHCP
7 4 (0.25%) SMTP
8 2 (0.13%) LDAP
9 1 (0.063%) HTTP
9 1 (0.063%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.063%) LAN
9 1 (0.063%) MVNO
9 1 (0.063%) Network Security
9 1 (0.063%) Skype
9 1 (0.063%) VoIP
9 1 (0.063%) VPN
9 1 (0.063%) WAN
9 1 (0.063%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1486 (92.88%) SQL Server
2 882 (55.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 726 (45.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 542 (33.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 529 (33.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 464 (29.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 399 (24.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 291 (18.19%) Data Warehouse
9 232 (14.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 146 (9.13%) MySQL
11 144 (9.00%) Oracle Database
12 136 (8.50%) Relational Database
13 127 (7.94%) SQL Server 2016
14 120 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 115 (7.19%) RDBMS
16 112 (7.00%) SQL Server 2000
17 96 (6.00%) MongoDB
17 96 (6.00%) NoSQL
18 93 (5.81%) OLTP
19 70 (4.38%) DTS
Development Applications
1 71 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 22 (1.38%) JIRA
4 18 (1.13%) Visual Studio
5 16 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 12 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (0.75%) MSBuild
6 12 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 12 (0.75%) Travis CI
7 9 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (0.44%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.38%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.25%) Subversion
11 4 (0.25%) tSQLt
General
1 315 (19.69%) Finance
2 92 (5.75%) Banking
3 36 (2.25%) Legal
4 28 (1.75%) Marketing
5 24 (1.50%) Advertising
6 23 (1.44%) Law
6 23 (1.44%) Retail
7 19 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.06%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.00%) Back Office
9 16 (1.00%) Billing
10 10 (0.63%) Games
11 9 (0.56%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.44%) Publishing
13 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.25%) Automotive
15 3 (0.19%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.13%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.063%) Electronics
17 1 (0.063%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (5.81%) .NET
2 22 (1.38%) Web Services
2 22 (1.38%) XML
3 21 (1.31%) .NET Framework
4 14 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.56%) JDBC
6 8 (0.50%) Middleware
7 7 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (0.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 6 (0.38%) JSON
9 5 (0.31%) HTML
10 4 (0.25%) ODBC
11 2 (0.13%) DCOM
11 2 (0.13%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.13%) MDX
11 2 (0.13%) REST
11 2 (0.13%) RESTful
12 1 (0.063%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.063%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (0.063%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 420 (26.25%) Replication
2 342 (21.38%) Clustering
3 134 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (3.94%) Statistics
5 61 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 38 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 35 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
9 17 (1.06%) Fintech
10 15 (0.94%) Reinsurance
11 14 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.63%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.56%) iPad
13 9 (0.56%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.50%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.38%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.31%) HACMP
16 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 322 (20.13%) Windows
2 179 (11.19%) Windows Server
3 89 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (3.94%) Linux
6 59 (3.69%) Unix
7 50 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.56%) Solaris
9 7 (0.44%) AIX
10 6 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.25%) VMS
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.13%) SUSE
12 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.063%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (38.63%) Performance Tuning
2 349 (21.81%) Business Intelligence
3 335 (20.94%) High Availability
4 242 (15.13%) ETL
5 215 (13.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 202 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
7 161 (10.06%) Migration
8 120 (7.50%) ITIL
9 117 (7.31%) Database Security
10 102 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
11 101 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
12 96 (6.00%) Data Modelling
13 85 (5.31%) Database Mirroring
14 64 (4.00%) Scrum
15 53 (3.31%) DevOps
16 52 (3.25%) E-Commerce
17 51 (3.19%) Mentoring
18 44 (2.75%) Data Migration
19 42 (2.63%) Problem Management
20 41 (2.56%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1483 (92.69%) SQL
2 763 (47.69%) T-SQL
3 222 (13.88%) PowerShell
4 73 (4.56%) C#
5 30 (1.88%) PL/SQL
5 30 (1.88%) VB.NET
6 26 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 25 (1.56%) VBA
8 16 (1.00%) VB
9 14 (0.88%) Java
10 9 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 9 (0.56%) R
11 6 (0.38%) Python
11 6 (0.38%) VB6
12 5 (0.31%) VBScript
13 4 (0.25%) C
14 3 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.19%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.19%) PHP
15 1 (0.063%) C++
Qualifications
1 222 (13.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 205 (12.81%) Degree
3 82 (5.13%) MCSA
4 77 (4.81%) MCITP
5 59 (3.69%) MCTS
6 47 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 39 (2.44%) MCDBA
8 34 (2.13%) MCSE
9 30 (1.88%) SC Cleared
10 25 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
11 20 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (0.75%) DV Cleared
13 11 (0.69%) MCP
13 11 (0.69%) OCP
14 9 (0.56%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.25%) SLA
2 33 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 30 (1.88%) QA
4 18 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 67 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.31%) Oracle RAC
3 35 (2.19%) VMware ESX
4 26 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.50%) vSphere
8 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 56 (3.50%) Data Guard
2 48 (3.00%) SCOM
3 43 (2.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 36 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
5 23 (1.44%) Perfmon
6 22 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (0.94%) Ansible
7 15 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (0.94%) Puppet
8 12 (0.75%) CFEngine
9 9 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.44%) LiteSpeed
10 7 (0.44%) Nagios
11 4 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
12 2 (0.13%) Control-M
12 2 (0.13%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (0.13%) SCCM
13 1 (0.063%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 605 (37.81%) Microsoft
2 252 (15.75%) Oracle
3 114 (7.13%) VMware
4 41 (2.56%) RedGate
5 33 (2.06%) IBM
6 27 (1.69%) Sybase
7 20 (1.25%) HP
7 20 (1.25%) SolarWinds
7 20 (1.25%) Tableau
8 17 (1.06%) Veritas
9 16 (1.00%) Talend
10 14 (0.88%) CommVault
10 14 (0.88%) Facebook
11 13 (0.81%) Cognos
11 13 (0.81%) SAP
12 12 (0.75%) New Relic
12 12 (0.75%) Remedy
13 11 (0.69%) Computacenter
14 10 (0.63%) Citrix
14 10 (0.63%) EMC
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Bonus - please contact for details
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and on-call
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + 2017 benefit pack
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Ilford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £32500.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago