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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 342 309 309
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 795 1029 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 1.00% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.04% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 715 905 927
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
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 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -12 350 £55,000 - 27
South East -62 133 £47,500 +11.76% 9
North West +18 91 £47,500 +11.76% 18
South West +41 63 £38,500 +10.00% 10
Yorkshire +25 49 £38,750 -3.12% 6
East Midlands -4 39 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -44 31 £40,000 -3.03% 2
North East +17 20 £43,022 +22.92%
East of England -37 14 £47,500 +5.55% 3
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1536 (93.94%) SQL
2 1513 (92.54%) SQL Server
3 848 (51.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 795 (48.62%) T-SQL
5 709 (43.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 656 (40.12%) Performance Tuning
7 634 (38.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 581 (35.54%) Microsoft
9 554 (33.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 503 (30.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 445 (27.22%) Finance
12 430 (26.30%) Replication
13 392 (23.98%) Clustering
14 390 (23.85%) Windows
15 346 (21.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 345 (21.10%) MS Excel
17 339 (20.73%) High Availability
18 338 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
19 308 (18.84%) Oracle
20 278 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
21 264 (16.15%) SQL Server 2005
22 258 (15.78%) ETL
23 211 (12.91%) PowerShell
23 211 (12.91%) Disaster Recovery
24 189 (11.56%) Oracle Database
24 189 (11.56%) Relational Database
25 184 (11.25%) Windows Server
26 179 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
27 174 (10.64%) Degree
28 170 (10.40%) 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 87 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 69 (4.22%) IIS
3 40 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
4 34 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
5 16 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.31%) Apache
8 5 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.24%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.18%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.18%) SAS
10 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.061%) JCAPS
12 1 (0.061%) Mule
12 1 (0.061%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.061%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 345 (21.10%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.92%) MS Office
3 6 (0.37%) SPSS
4 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.24%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.061%) FastStats
6 1 (0.061%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.061%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.061%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.061%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.061%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.061%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 76 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.10%) SaaS
4 9 (0.55%) GitHub
5 8 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.18%) IaaS
7 3 (0.18%) Office 365
7 3 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.061%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 126 (7.71%) SAN
2 38 (2.32%) NAS
3 31 (1.90%) Firewall
4 19 (1.16%) Internet
5 14 (0.86%) DNS
6 8 (0.49%) DHCP
6 8 (0.49%) SMTP
6 8 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.43%) HTTP
8 4 (0.24%) LAN
8 4 (0.24%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.24%) WAN
9 3 (0.18%) FTP
9 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.18%) SSL
10 2 (0.12%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.12%) SMS
11 1 (0.061%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.061%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.061%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1513 (92.54%) SQL Server
2 848 (51.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 709 (43.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 634 (38.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 554 (33.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 503 (30.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 346 (21.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 278 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
9 264 (16.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 189 (11.56%) Oracle Database
10 189 (11.56%) Relational Database
11 124 (7.58%) MySQL
12 121 (7.40%) RDBMS
13 105 (6.42%) SQL Server 2000
14 101 (6.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 76 (4.65%) MongoDB
16 75 (4.59%) NoSQL
17 71 (4.34%) SQL Server 2016
18 69 (4.22%) Oracle Database 11g
19 67 (4.10%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 63 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (0.92%) TeamCity
5 13 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.80%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.67%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (0.55%) MSBuild
7 9 (0.55%) Subversion
7 9 (0.55%) Travis CI
8 8 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.37%) JIRA
9 6 (0.37%) tSQLt
10 5 (0.31%) ERwin
11 3 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.12%) MSI
13 1 (0.061%) Maven
13 1 (0.061%) NUnit
13 1 (0.061%) Oracle Forms
General
1 445 (27.22%) Finance
2 90 (5.50%) Banking
3 73 (4.46%) Law
4 58 (3.55%) Legal
5 54 (3.30%) Marketing
6 31 (1.90%) Retail
7 20 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 16 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 15 (0.92%) Advertising
10 15 (0.92%) Back Office
10 15 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.92%) Publishing
11 10 (0.61%) Billing
11 10 (0.61%) Games
12 7 (0.43%) Electronics
13 6 (0.37%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.061%) Automotive
15 1 (0.061%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (7.52%) .NET
2 23 (1.41%) ASP.NET
3 21 (1.28%) Web Services
4 15 (0.92%) .NET Framework
4 15 (0.92%) Middleware
5 13 (0.80%) HTML
5 13 (0.80%) XML
6 12 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 11 (0.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 8 (0.49%) CSS
8 8 (0.49%) Entity Framework
9 7 (0.43%) JDBC
9 7 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (0.37%) MDX
11 5 (0.31%) CakePHP
11 5 (0.31%) jQuery
12 4 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (0.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 430 (26.30%) Replication
2 392 (23.98%) Clustering
3 106 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (3.43%) Statistics
5 45 (2.75%) Data Centre
6 41 (2.51%) Computer Science
7 27 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 16 (0.98%) Fintech
11 15 (0.92%) Client/Server
11 15 (0.92%) Hedge funds
12 10 (0.61%) iPad
13 9 (0.55%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.43%) Reinsurance
15 6 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (0.37%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.37%) Symmetrix
16 5 (0.31%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.31%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 390 (23.85%) Windows
2 184 (11.25%) Windows Server
3 107 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 91 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 90 (5.50%) Linux
6 80 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 66 (4.04%) Unix
8 18 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.04%) Solaris
10 13 (0.80%) AIX
11 7 (0.43%) VMS
12 5 (0.31%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.24%) CentOS
13 4 (0.24%) SUSE
13 4 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.12%) Android
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.061%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (40.12%) Performance Tuning
2 339 (20.73%) High Availability
3 338 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
4 258 (15.78%) ETL
5 211 (12.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 179 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
8 151 (9.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 127 (7.77%) Migration
10 125 (7.65%) ITIL
11 113 (6.91%) Database Mirroring
12 101 (6.18%) Data Modelling
13 91 (5.57%) Database Security
14 60 (3.67%) E-Commerce
15 56 (3.43%) Service Delivery
16 53 (3.24%) Database Tuning
17 52 (3.18%) Mentoring
18 39 (2.39%) Release Management
19 38 (2.32%) Data Management
20 37 (2.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1536 (93.94%) SQL
2 795 (48.62%) T-SQL
3 211 (12.91%) PowerShell
4 61 (3.73%) C#
5 60 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 43 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 24 (1.47%) VBA
8 20 (1.22%) Java
9 18 (1.10%) Perl
9 18 (1.10%) VB
10 14 (0.86%) ANSI SQL
11 12 (0.73%) JavaScript
11 12 (0.73%) Python
12 11 (0.67%) PHP
12 11 (0.67%) VBScript
13 9 (0.55%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.55%) C
14 6 (0.37%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.24%) AWK
15 4 (0.24%) sed
Qualifications
1 174 (10.64%) Degree
2 170 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (4.10%) MCSE
4 65 (3.98%) MCSA
5 52 (3.18%) Security Cleared
6 50 (3.06%) MCDBA
7 49 (3.00%) MCITP
8 44 (2.69%) MCTS
9 35 (2.14%) SC Cleared
10 34 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
11 24 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 21 (1.28%) DV Cleared
13 18 (1.10%) OCP
14 16 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (0.92%) MCP
16 3 (0.18%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.49%) SLA
2 14 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 14 (0.86%) QA
3 13 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.67%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.31%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (4.53%) Oracle RAC
2 69 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 34 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.41%) VMware ESX
5 14 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (0.61%) vSphere
8 7 (0.43%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.24%) Firmware
11 4 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.12%) SRDF
12 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.061%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 68 (4.16%) Data Guard
2 42 (2.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 40 (2.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 28 (1.71%) SCOM
5 21 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 16 (0.98%) LiteSpeed
7 14 (0.86%) Perfmon
8 10 (0.61%) Ansible
9 9 (0.55%) CFEngine
9 9 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.55%) Puppet
10 7 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.37%) SCCM
12 4 (0.24%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.18%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
15 1 (0.061%) Oracle ZFS
15 1 (0.061%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 1 (0.061%) WSUS
Vendors
1 581 (35.54%) Microsoft
2 308 (18.84%) Oracle
3 92 (5.63%) VMware
4 75 (4.59%) RedGate
5 35 (2.14%) IBM
6 30 (1.83%) SolarWinds
7 25 (1.53%) Sybase
8 22 (1.35%) SAP
9 21 (1.28%) Cognos
10 18 (1.10%) Remedy
11 17 (1.04%) Cisco
11 17 (1.04%) Citrix
11 17 (1.04%) NetApp
12 15 (0.92%) EMC
13 12 (0.73%) Red Hat
14 11 (0.67%) Tableau
15 9 (0.55%) iManage
15 9 (0.55%) New Relic
16 7 (0.43%) SimCorp
17 6 (0.37%) IDERA
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 35K +Outstanding Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Generous Benifit Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £35225.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
RMI International
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Computer People
Salary: £49445.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + 0n-call + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago