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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 361 272 289
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 743 1189 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 1.15% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.19% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 664 1045 1069
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
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 £27,000
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -43 354 £55,000 - 22
South East -57 131 £45,000 +2.27% 14
North West -1 72 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Yorkshire -8 54 £40,000 +1.26% 8
South West +36 50 £38,750 -3.12% 6
West Midlands -76 29 £40,000 - 5
East Midlands -14 27 £41,250 -8.33% 3
North East +17 16 £44,000 +25.71% 4
East of England -61 10 £42,500 -5.55% 2
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1585 (93.02%) SQL
2 1560 (91.55%) SQL Server
3 859 (50.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 782 (45.89%) T-SQL
5 752 (44.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 674 (39.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 663 (38.91%) Performance Tuning
8 589 (34.57%) Microsoft
9 573 (33.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 491 (28.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 476 (27.93%) Finance
12 448 (26.29%) Replication
13 410 (24.06%) Clustering
14 374 (21.95%) High Availability
15 373 (21.89%) Windows
16 357 (20.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 340 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
18 337 (19.78%) MS Excel
19 318 (18.66%) Oracle
20 279 (16.37%) Data Warehouse
21 278 (16.31%) SQL Server 2005
22 250 (14.67%) ETL
23 218 (12.79%) Disaster Recovery
24 199 (11.68%) Relational Database
25 193 (11.33%) Oracle Database
26 183 (10.74%) PowerShell
27 169 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
27 169 (9.92%) Capacity Planning
28 165 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
29 164 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring

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 92 (5.40%) SharePoint
2 57 (3.35%) IIS
3 46 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
5 16 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.41%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.29%) Apache
10 4 (0.23%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.18%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.18%) SAS
11 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.059%) CMS
12 1 (0.059%) Confluence
12 1 (0.059%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.059%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.059%) WebSphere
Applications
1 337 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.76%) MS Office
3 7 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (0.35%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.23%) SystmOne
3 3 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.059%) FastStats
5 1 (0.059%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.059%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.059%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.059%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.059%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 76 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.17%) SaaS
4 11 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.35%) GitHub
6 5 (0.29%) IaaS
6 5 (0.29%) PaaS
7 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.059%) Google Play
8 1 (0.059%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.98%) SAN
2 32 (1.88%) NAS
3 24 (1.41%) Firewall
4 17 (1.00%) Internet
5 11 (0.65%) DNS
6 9 (0.53%) DHCP
6 9 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.35%) HTTP
7 6 (0.35%) SMTP
8 5 (0.29%) LAN
8 5 (0.29%) WAN
9 4 (0.23%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.23%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.18%) FTP
10 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.18%) SSL
11 2 (0.12%) SMS
12 1 (0.059%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.059%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1560 (91.55%) SQL Server
2 859 (50.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 752 (44.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 674 (39.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 573 (33.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 491 (28.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 357 (20.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 279 (16.37%) Data Warehouse
9 278 (16.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 199 (11.68%) Relational Database
11 193 (11.33%) Oracle Database
12 117 (6.87%) MySQL
13 110 (6.46%) RDBMS
14 100 (5.87%) SQL Server 2000
15 90 (5.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 78 (4.58%) MongoDB
16 78 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
17 76 (4.46%) NoSQL
18 66 (3.87%) DTS
19 51 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 53 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 18 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 12 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (0.70%) TeamCity
5 11 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.47%) Subversion
7 6 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.35%) ERwin
7 6 (0.35%) JIRA
7 6 (0.35%) MSBuild
7 6 (0.35%) Travis CI
7 6 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.29%) tSQLt
9 3 (0.18%) MSI
10 1 (0.059%) Ant
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.059%) ProC
10 1 (0.059%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 476 (27.93%) Finance
2 95 (5.58%) Banking
3 74 (4.34%) Law
4 67 (3.93%) Legal
5 60 (3.52%) Marketing
6 32 (1.88%) Retail
7 23 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.12%) Advertising
10 18 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.06%) Publishing
11 17 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.70%) Back Office
13 9 (0.53%) Private Banking
14 8 (0.47%) Games
15 7 (0.41%) Electronics
16 6 (0.35%) Billing
17 4 (0.23%) Local Government
18 2 (0.12%) French Language
18 2 (0.12%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (8.57%) .NET
2 21 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 18 (1.06%) .NET Framework
3 18 (1.06%) Web Services
4 16 (0.94%) MDX
4 16 (0.94%) Middleware
5 15 (0.88%) XML
6 12 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (0.70%) Entity Framework
6 12 (0.70%) HTML
7 11 (0.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 9 (0.53%) CakePHP
9 8 (0.47%) CSS
9 8 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (0.47%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 6 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (0.35%) JDBC
11 5 (0.29%) jQuery
12 4 (0.23%) LAMP
12 4 (0.23%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 448 (26.29%) Replication
2 410 (24.06%) Clustering
3 102 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (3.05%) Statistics
5 38 (2.23%) Data Centre
6 35 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 30 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.17%) Digital Media
10 15 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 14 (0.82%) Hedge funds
12 13 (0.76%) Data Integration
12 13 (0.76%) Fintech
12 13 (0.76%) iPad
13 10 (0.59%) Data Extraction
13 10 (0.59%) Symmetrix
14 8 (0.47%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
16 5 (0.29%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 373 (21.89%) Windows
2 162 (9.51%) Windows Server
3 108 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 106 (6.22%) Linux
5 97 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (4.11%) Unix
8 21 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.88%) Solaris
10 7 (0.41%) AIX
10 7 (0.41%) VMS
11 6 (0.35%) CentOS
11 6 (0.35%) SUSE
11 6 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.12%) Android
13 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.059%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.059%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (38.91%) Performance Tuning
2 374 (21.95%) High Availability
3 340 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
4 250 (14.67%) ETL
5 218 (12.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 169 (9.92%) Capacity Planning
7 165 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 164 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring
9 132 (7.75%) ITIL
10 124 (7.28%) Migration
11 114 (6.69%) Data Modelling
12 113 (6.63%) Database Mirroring
13 81 (4.75%) Database Security
14 59 (3.46%) Database Tuning
14 59 (3.46%) Service Delivery
15 54 (3.17%) Data Management
15 54 (3.17%) E-Commerce
16 50 (2.93%) Mentoring
17 47 (2.76%) Capacity Management
17 47 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1585 (93.02%) SQL
2 782 (45.89%) T-SQL
3 183 (10.74%) PowerShell
4 75 (4.40%) PL/SQL
5 66 (3.87%) C#
6 52 (3.05%) Shell Script
7 31 (1.82%) Perl
8 23 (1.35%) Java
9 21 (1.23%) VB
10 16 (0.94%) ANSI SQL
11 15 (0.88%) Python
11 15 (0.88%) VBA
12 13 (0.76%) PHP
13 12 (0.70%) JavaScript
13 12 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 11 (0.65%) C
15 10 (0.59%) VBScript
16 9 (0.53%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.35%) AWK
17 6 (0.35%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 169 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 163 (9.57%) Degree
3 76 (4.46%) MCSE
4 65 (3.81%) MCDBA
5 62 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 55 (3.23%) MCSA
7 47 (2.76%) MCITP
8 44 (2.58%) SC Cleared
9 41 (2.41%) MCTS
10 38 (2.23%) Oracle Certification
11 32 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 25 (1.47%) OCP
13 20 (1.17%) DV Cleared
14 12 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.59%) MCP
16 1 (0.059%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.29%) SLA
2 15 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 15 (0.88%) Solvency II
3 13 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.76%) QA
4 11 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.29%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.059%) COBIT
System Software
1 68 (3.99%) Oracle RAC
2 54 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.35%) Firmware
7 6 (0.35%) SRDF
7 6 (0.35%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (0.29%) vSphere
9 2 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.059%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 64 (3.76%) Data Guard
2 55 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 39 (2.29%) Microsoft Clustering
4 23 (1.35%) LiteSpeed
5 20 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 20 (1.17%) SCOM
6 14 (0.82%) Perfmon
7 9 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (0.41%) Ansible
8 7 (0.41%) SCCM
9 6 (0.35%) CFEngine
9 6 (0.35%) HP SIM
9 6 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.35%) Puppet
10 3 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.18%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.12%) WSUS
12 1 (0.059%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 589 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 318 (18.66%) Oracle
3 65 (3.81%) RedGate
4 53 (3.11%) VMware
5 28 (1.64%) SAP
6 25 (1.47%) IBM
7 23 (1.35%) Sybase
8 20 (1.17%) Remedy
8 20 (1.17%) SolarWinds
9 18 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.00%) Cisco
10 17 (1.00%) EMC
11 15 (0.88%) Cognos
12 13 (0.76%) Citrix
12 13 (0.76%) NetApp
13 9 (0.53%) iManage
14 7 (0.41%) IDERA
14 7 (0.41%) Tableau
15 6 (0.35%) Alteryx
15 6 (0.35%) New Relic
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tadcaster, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + 4K bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + on call allowance + great range of
Posted: 14 hours ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + on call allowance + great range of
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, 25 days holidays (day one)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago