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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 320 322 351
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 838 971 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.96% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.00% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 760 851 793
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £61,000
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
86621 97333 101655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73029 81887 82956
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +29 360 £55,000 -4.34% 19
South East -69 126 £47,000 +11.90% 10
North West +13 121 £50,000 +25.00% 17
East Midlands +30 62 £43,500 -3.33% 4
Yorkshire +26 55 £45,000 - 8
South West +21 55 £41,250 +17.85% 7
East of England -19 30 £47,500 +5.55% 4
West Midlands -38 16 £45,000 - 5
North East +9 9 £42,044 -10.54% 1
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1493 (93.78%) SQL Server
2 1476 (92.71%) SQL
3 867 (54.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 808 (50.75%) T-SQL
5 708 (44.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 670 (42.09%) Performance Tuning
7 595 (37.37%) Microsoft
8 553 (34.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 552 (34.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 497 (31.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 433 (27.20%) Replication
12 369 (23.18%) Finance
13 367 (23.05%) Clustering
14 362 (22.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 357 (22.42%) MS Excel
16 352 (22.11%) Windows
17 350 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
18 309 (19.41%) High Availability
19 294 (18.47%) Data Warehouse
20 278 (17.46%) Oracle
21 266 (16.71%) ETL
22 237 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
23 223 (14.01%) PowerShell
24 215 (13.51%) Degree
25 205 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
26 197 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
27 183 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
28 174 (10.93%) Windows Server
29 158 (9.92%) Oracle Database
30 152 (9.55%) Migration

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 79 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 69 (4.33%) IIS
3 37 (2.32%) Oracle Coherence
4 32 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (0.44%) SAS
7 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.19%) Commerce Server
11 2 (0.13%) Apache
11 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.063%) JBoss
12 1 (0.063%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.063%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.063%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.063%) WebSphere
Applications
1 357 (22.42%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.44%) MS Office
3 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.44%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.25%) SystmOne
3 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.19%) Sage 1000
3 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.063%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.063%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.063%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 109 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.82%) SaaS
5 11 (0.69%) Office 365
6 10 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 9 (0.57%) GitHub
8 1 (0.063%) Google Play
8 1 (0.063%) IaaS
8 1 (0.063%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (7.35%) SAN
2 41 (2.58%) NAS
3 32 (2.01%) Firewall
4 22 (1.38%) Internet
5 19 (1.19%) DNS
6 8 (0.50%) DHCP
6 8 (0.50%) SMTP
7 6 (0.38%) Intranet
8 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.19%) Extranet
9 3 (0.19%) HTTP
9 3 (0.19%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) SMS
11 1 (0.063%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.063%) LAN
11 1 (0.063%) MVNO
11 1 (0.063%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.063%) Skype
11 1 (0.063%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1493 (93.78%) SQL Server
2 867 (54.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 708 (44.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 553 (34.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 552 (34.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 497 (31.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 362 (22.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 294 (18.47%) Data Warehouse
9 237 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 158 (9.92%) Oracle Database
11 152 (9.55%) Relational Database
12 139 (8.73%) MySQL
13 116 (7.29%) RDBMS
14 109 (6.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 106 (6.66%) SQL Server 2000
16 102 (6.41%) SQL Server 2016
17 92 (5.78%) NoSQL
18 88 (5.53%) OLTP
19 81 (5.09%) MongoDB
20 78 (4.90%) DTS
Development Applications
1 63 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
4 16 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 14 (0.88%) JIRA
5 14 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
6 12 (0.75%) Git (software)
7 10 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.63%) TeamCity
7 10 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (0.57%) MSBuild
8 9 (0.57%) Travis CI
9 7 (0.44%) Subversion
10 6 (0.38%) tSQLt
11 5 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.13%) ERwin
14 1 (0.063%) MSI
General
1 369 (23.18%) Finance
2 70 (4.40%) Banking
3 47 (2.95%) Legal
4 34 (2.14%) Law
5 31 (1.95%) Marketing
6 23 (1.44%) Retail
7 21 (1.32%) Back Office
8 19 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.07%) Billing
10 13 (0.82%) Games
10 13 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.82%) Publishing
11 12 (0.75%) Advertising
11 12 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.31%) Electronics
14 1 (0.063%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.063%) Automotive
14 1 (0.063%) Local Government
14 1 (0.063%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (6.03%) .NET
2 21 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 16 (1.01%) .NET Framework
4 13 (0.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 11 (0.69%) Web Services
5 11 (0.69%) XML
6 10 (0.63%) HTML
6 10 (0.63%) JDBC
6 10 (0.63%) Middleware
7 8 (0.50%) CSS
8 7 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (0.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 6 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (0.31%) jQuery
10 5 (0.31%) JSON
11 4 (0.25%) Entity Framework
11 4 (0.25%) MDX
12 3 (0.19%) LAMP
12 3 (0.19%) XHTML
13 2 (0.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 433 (27.20%) Replication
2 367 (23.05%) Clustering
3 116 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (4.15%) Statistics
5 56 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 46 (2.89%) Data Centre
7 39 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.51%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.01%) Fintech
10 14 (0.88%) Hedge funds
10 14 (0.88%) Reinsurance
11 12 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 12 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (0.69%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.44%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.38%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.38%) iPad
14 6 (0.38%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Licensing
15 5 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 352 (22.11%) Windows
2 174 (10.93%) Windows Server
3 97 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (4.33%) Linux
6 63 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 59 (3.71%) Unix
8 13 (0.82%) Solaris
9 10 (0.63%) AIX
10 9 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.44%) VMS
12 4 (0.25%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.13%) Android
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.063%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.063%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (42.09%) Performance Tuning
2 350 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
3 309 (19.41%) High Availability
4 266 (16.71%) ETL
5 205 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 197 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (9.55%) Migration
8 144 (9.05%) Capacity Planning
9 142 (8.92%) Performance Monitoring
10 121 (7.60%) Database Mirroring
11 113 (7.10%) ITIL
12 108 (6.78%) Database Security
13 97 (6.09%) Data Modelling
14 60 (3.77%) E-Commerce
15 49 (3.08%) Mentoring
16 47 (2.95%) Service Delivery
17 44 (2.76%) Scrum
18 41 (2.58%) Capacity Management
19 40 (2.51%) DevOps
20 37 (2.32%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1476 (92.71%) SQL
2 808 (50.75%) T-SQL
3 223 (14.01%) PowerShell
4 63 (3.96%) C#
5 39 (2.45%) PL/SQL
6 30 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 29 (1.82%) VBA
8 17 (1.07%) Java
9 15 (0.94%) VB
10 14 (0.88%) Python
10 14 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 11 (0.69%) JavaScript
12 7 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.44%) C
13 6 (0.38%) VBScript
14 5 (0.31%) ANSI SQL
14 5 (0.31%) R
15 4 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 2 (0.13%) Perl
16 2 (0.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 215 (13.51%) Degree
2 183 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (4.27%) MCSA
4 58 (3.64%) MCITP
5 51 (3.20%) MCSE
6 48 (3.02%) Security Cleared
7 46 (2.89%) MCDBA
8 43 (2.70%) MCTS
9 32 (2.01%) SC Cleared
10 23 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
11 16 (1.01%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.94%) MCP
13 9 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (0.57%) OCP
14 8 (0.50%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.14%) SLA
2 17 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.94%) QA
4 12 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 60 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
3 32 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.95%) VMware ESX
5 23 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.50%) vSphere
9 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.31%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.063%) SRDF
11 1 (0.063%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 61 (3.83%) Data Guard
2 51 (3.20%) Microsoft Clustering
3 38 (2.39%) SCOM
4 25 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 22 (1.38%) Failover Clustering
6 17 (1.07%) Perfmon
7 12 (0.75%) Ansible
7 12 (0.75%) LiteSpeed
8 11 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.69%) Puppet
9 10 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (0.57%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.19%) Nagios
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle ZFS
13 2 (0.13%) SCCM
14 1 (0.063%) BMC PATROL
14 1 (0.063%) EMC NetWorker
14 1 (0.063%) SCOrch
14 1 (0.063%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 595 (37.37%) Microsoft
2 278 (17.46%) Oracle
3 115 (7.22%) VMware
4 57 (3.58%) RedGate
5 38 (2.39%) IBM
6 27 (1.70%) SolarWinds
7 26 (1.63%) Sybase
8 20 (1.26%) Remedy
8 20 (1.26%) SAP
9 16 (1.01%) Cisco
10 15 (0.94%) Citrix
10 15 (0.94%) EMC
10 15 (0.94%) HP
10 15 (0.94%) NetApp
11 14 (0.88%) Talend
12 13 (0.82%) Tableau
13 12 (0.75%) Cognos
14 11 (0.69%) Computacenter
14 11 (0.69%) Veritas
15 9 (0.57%) CommVault
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: Good Bonus & Pension + others
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + overtime + 5k benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: From £25,298 to £31,076 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago