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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
UK / England
Rank 333 289 288
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 695 1001 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 1.07% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.11% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 622 887 991
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £35,000 £33,525
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
75891 90278 94879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63467 76551 79541
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -20 261 £58,000 +5.45% 31
South East -15 109 £45,000 +5.88% 10
North West -46 89 £41,500 -7.77% 15
Yorkshire +17 67 £45,000 +25.00% 10
East Midlands +43 49 £40,000 - 6
South West -11 42 £41,500 +3.75% 10
East of England -13 42 £55,000 +15.78% 1
West Midlands -37 31 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North East +6 5 £42,500 -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 1383 (92.63%) SQL
2 1382 (92.57%) SQL Server
3 808 (54.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 698 (46.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 680 (45.55%) T-SQL
6 614 (41.13%) Performance Tuning
7 555 (37.17%) Microsoft
8 511 (34.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 442 (29.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 403 (26.99%) Replication
11 384 (25.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 380 (25.45%) SQL Server 2014
13 343 (22.97%) High Availability
14 332 (22.24%) Clustering
15 308 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
16 305 (20.43%) MS Excel
17 300 (20.09%) Windows
18 297 (19.89%) Data Warehouse
19 289 (19.36%) Finance
20 237 (15.87%) ETL
21 224 (15.00%) Oracle
21 224 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
22 213 (14.27%) Microsoft Certification
23 210 (14.07%) SQL Server 2005
24 185 (12.39%) PowerShell
25 178 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
26 169 (11.32%) Degree
27 166 (11.12%) Windows Server
28 158 (10.58%) Migration
29 155 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure

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 81 (5.43%) IIS
2 73 (4.89%) SharePoint
3 26 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (1.21%) SAS
5 15 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.20%) Apache
8 3 (0.20%) Confluence
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.13%) JBoss
9 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.067%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.067%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 305 (20.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.40%) Sage 1000
3 5 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.13%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.067%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.067%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 155 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.41%) SaaS
4 20 (1.34%) PaaS
5 19 (1.27%) IaaS
6 18 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.87%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.80%) Office 365
9 1 (0.067%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.68%) SAN
2 31 (2.08%) Internet
3 25 (1.67%) Intranet
4 17 (1.14%) Firewall
4 17 (1.14%) NAS
5 15 (1.00%) DNS
6 11 (0.74%) Extranet
7 3 (0.20%) HTTP
8 2 (0.13%) LDAP
9 1 (0.067%) DAB
9 1 (0.067%) FTP
9 1 (0.067%) LAN
9 1 (0.067%) MVNO
9 1 (0.067%) Network Security
9 1 (0.067%) Skype
9 1 (0.067%) VoIP
9 1 (0.067%) VPN
9 1 (0.067%) WAN
9 1 (0.067%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1382 (92.57%) SQL Server
2 808 (54.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 698 (46.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 511 (34.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 442 (29.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 384 (25.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 380 (25.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 297 (19.89%) Data Warehouse
9 210 (14.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 139 (9.31%) MySQL
11 131 (8.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 125 (8.37%) NoSQL
13 124 (8.31%) SQL Server 2016
14 120 (8.04%) Relational Database
15 118 (7.90%) MongoDB
16 103 (6.90%) Oracle Database
17 98 (6.56%) RDBMS
18 86 (5.76%) OLTP
19 80 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
20 59 (3.95%) DTS
Development Applications
1 81 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (2.21%) JIRA
3 27 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 23 (1.54%) Visual Studio
5 20 (1.34%) TeamCity
6 19 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (1.27%) MSBuild
6 19 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (1.27%) Travis CI
7 15 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.13%) Subversion
11 1 (0.067%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.067%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.067%) NUnit
11 1 (0.067%) Selenium
11 1 (0.067%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.067%) Toad
General
1 289 (19.36%) Finance
2 89 (5.96%) Banking
3 32 (2.14%) Marketing
4 30 (2.01%) Advertising
5 29 (1.94%) Legal
6 20 (1.34%) Law
7 19 (1.27%) Retail
7 19 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 14 (0.94%) Back Office
9 14 (0.94%) Multimedia
10 11 (0.74%) Billing
11 8 (0.54%) Music Industry
12 7 (0.47%) Games
13 4 (0.27%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.27%) Publishing
14 3 (0.20%) Automotive
15 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.067%) Electronics
16 1 (0.067%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (7.03%) .NET
2 34 (2.28%) XML
3 22 (1.47%) .NET Framework
4 19 (1.27%) Web Services
5 11 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (0.40%) HTML
7 6 (0.40%) Middleware
8 5 (0.33%) DCOM
8 5 (0.33%) JSON
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.27%) ODBC
9 4 (0.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 3 (0.20%) JDBC
11 2 (0.13%) LINQ
11 2 (0.13%) MDX
11 2 (0.13%) REST
11 2 (0.13%) SOAP
12 1 (0.067%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (0.067%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 403 (26.99%) Replication
2 332 (22.24%) Clustering
3 123 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (5.16%) Statistics
5 60 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 33 (2.21%) Data Centre
7 28 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
9 20 (1.34%) Fintech
10 17 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.07%) iPad
12 14 (0.94%) Reinsurance
13 12 (0.80%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.74%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.60%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.54%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.40%) Public Cloud
18 5 (0.33%) NHS
19 4 (0.27%) Visualisation
20 3 (0.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 300 (20.09%) Windows
2 166 (11.12%) Windows Server
3 82 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (4.35%) Unix
6 63 (4.22%) Linux
7 33 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.20%) Solaris
10 2 (0.13%) AIX
10 2 (0.13%) SUSE
10 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.067%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.067%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (41.13%) Performance Tuning
2 343 (22.97%) High Availability
3 308 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
4 237 (15.87%) ETL
5 224 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 178 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
7 158 (10.58%) Migration
8 132 (8.84%) ITIL
9 119 (7.97%) Database Security
10 99 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
11 92 (6.16%) Performance Monitoring
12 82 (5.49%) Data Modelling
13 76 (5.09%) Database Mirroring
14 75 (5.02%) Scrum
15 59 (3.95%) DevOps
16 46 (3.08%) E-Commerce
17 42 (2.81%) Capacity Management
18 39 (2.61%) Database Optimisation
18 39 (2.61%) Problem Management
19 37 (2.48%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1383 (92.63%) SQL
2 680 (45.55%) T-SQL
3 185 (12.39%) PowerShell
4 79 (5.29%) C#
5 36 (2.41%) VB.NET
6 35 (2.34%) PL/SQL
7 31 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 17 (1.14%) VBA
9 13 (0.87%) VB
10 10 (0.67%) Java
11 9 (0.60%) R
12 8 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.40%) PHP
13 6 (0.40%) Python
13 6 (0.40%) VB6
14 5 (0.33%) C
15 2 (0.13%) VBScript
16 1 (0.067%) C++
16 1 (0.067%) Delphi
16 1 (0.067%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 213 (14.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 169 (11.32%) Degree
3 74 (4.96%) MCITP
4 69 (4.62%) MCSA
5 57 (3.82%) MCTS
6 41 (2.75%) MCDBA
7 30 (2.01%) Security Cleared
8 23 (1.54%) MCSE
9 18 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
10 16 (1.07%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.67%) OCP
12 7 (0.47%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.47%) OCA
13 2 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.35%) SLA
2 33 (2.21%) PCI DSS
2 33 (2.21%) QA
3 13 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.47%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.27%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 50 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.27%) VMware ESX
3 18 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
3 18 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.27%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (2.81%) Failover Clustering
2 40 (2.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 39 (2.61%) SCOM
4 25 (1.67%) Data Guard
5 23 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.54%) Perfmon
5 23 (1.54%) Puppet
6 21 (1.41%) Ansible
7 19 (1.27%) CFEngine
8 18 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
9 9 (0.60%) Nagios
10 8 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (0.33%) Opsview
12 4 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (0.27%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.27%) SCCM
13 3 (0.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 3 (0.20%) LiteSpeed
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 555 (37.17%) Microsoft
2 224 (15.00%) Oracle
3 77 (5.16%) VMware
4 39 (2.61%) Sybase
5 36 (2.41%) RedGate
6 31 (2.08%) Tableau
7 24 (1.61%) SolarWinds
8 22 (1.47%) IBM
9 20 (1.34%) HP
10 19 (1.27%) Facebook
10 19 (1.27%) New Relic
11 15 (1.00%) Talend
12 14 (0.94%) Veritas
13 11 (0.74%) Cognos
13 11 (0.74%) CommVault
13 11 (0.74%) SAP
14 10 (0.67%) Computacenter
14 10 (0.67%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.60%) hybris
16 8 (0.54%) Teradata
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 24 days holiday, flexible working, 3
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 hour week, 4=24 days holiday, Pen
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55,000-£60,000
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
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Crewe, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Southampton, Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Hook, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum
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Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
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City, London
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Excellent total remuneration
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
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City, London
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