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

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 379 273 284
Rank change year-on-year
-106 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 724 1175 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.19% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.24% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 659 1047 1085
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,000 £33,400
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
88598 95023 106698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75388 78886 88134
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 £71,500 £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 1 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 1 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 -70 322 £55,000 -4.34% 31
South East -62 129 £45,000 +2.27% 12
Yorkshire -10 69 £39,000 -1.26% 8
North West -18 69 £43,000 +1.17% 8
South West +18 62 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands -66 32 £41,000 +5.12% 3
East Midlands -15 19 £42,500 -5.55% 2
East of England -65 16 £42,500 -10.52% 1
North East +8 8 £45,000 +80.00% 5
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 1582 (92.62%) SQL
2 1557 (91.16%) SQL Server
3 844 (49.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 777 (45.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 761 (44.56%) T-SQL
6 696 (40.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 661 (38.70%) Performance Tuning
8 578 (33.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 574 (33.61%) Microsoft
10 472 (27.63%) Finance
11 447 (26.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 445 (26.05%) Replication
13 410 (24.00%) Clustering
14 384 (22.48%) High Availability
15 362 (21.19%) Windows
16 356 (20.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 340 (19.91%) MS Excel
18 320 (18.74%) Business Intelligence
19 307 (17.97%) Oracle
20 265 (15.52%) SQL Server 2005
21 264 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
22 237 (13.88%) ETL
23 226 (13.23%) Disaster Recovery
24 211 (12.35%) Relational Database
25 180 (10.54%) Oracle Database
26 176 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
27 169 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
28 157 (9.19%) PowerShell
29 154 (9.02%) Performance Monitoring
30 153 (8.96%) Windows Server

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 82 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 42 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
3 39 (2.28%) IIS
4 14 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.29%) Apache
10 4 (0.23%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.18%) SAS
11 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.12%) Commerce Server
12 2 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.059%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.059%) CMS
13 1 (0.059%) Confluence
13 1 (0.059%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.059%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.059%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 340 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.59%) 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
5 1 (0.059%) FastStats
5 1 (0.059%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.059%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle 11i
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
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.23%) SaaS
4 10 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.35%) IaaS
5 6 (0.35%) PaaS
6 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.12%) GitHub
8 1 (0.059%) Google Play
8 1 (0.059%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 109 (6.38%) SAN
2 31 (1.81%) NAS
3 19 (1.11%) Firewall
4 18 (1.05%) Internet
5 11 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.59%) DNS
7 7 (0.41%) DHCP
8 5 (0.29%) HTTP
8 5 (0.29%) LAN
8 5 (0.29%) SMTP
8 5 (0.29%) WAN
9 4 (0.23%) FTP
9 4 (0.23%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.23%) SSL
9 4 (0.23%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.12%) SMS
12 1 (0.059%) Intranet
12 1 (0.059%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.059%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1557 (91.16%) SQL Server
2 844 (49.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 777 (45.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 696 (40.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 578 (33.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 447 (26.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 356 (20.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 265 (15.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 264 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
10 211 (12.35%) Relational Database
11 180 (10.54%) Oracle Database
12 112 (6.56%) MySQL
13 111 (6.50%) RDBMS
14 97 (5.68%) SQL Server 2000
15 92 (5.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 82 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g
17 73 (4.27%) NoSQL
18 68 (3.98%) MongoDB
19 53 (3.10%) DTS
20 51 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (2.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 21 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.35%) ERwin
6 6 (0.35%) JIRA
6 6 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (0.35%) Subversion
7 4 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.18%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.18%) MSI
8 3 (0.18%) tSQLt
9 2 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.12%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.12%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.059%) Maven
10 1 (0.059%) NUnit
10 1 (0.059%) ProC
10 1 (0.059%) Rational DOORS
General
1 472 (27.63%) Finance
2 93 (5.44%) Banking
3 75 (4.39%) Law
4 67 (3.92%) Legal
5 60 (3.51%) Marketing
6 39 (2.28%) Retail
7 27 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.17%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.11%) Publishing
10 17 (1.00%) Advertising
11 14 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.59%) Back Office
12 10 (0.59%) Private Banking
13 8 (0.47%) Games
14 7 (0.41%) Electronics
15 4 (0.23%) Local Government
16 3 (0.18%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.12%) Billing
17 2 (0.12%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (8.61%) .NET
2 25 (1.46%) .NET Framework
3 19 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 19 (1.11%) Entity Framework
4 18 (1.05%) MDX
4 18 (1.05%) Web Services
5 17 (1.00%) XML
6 16 (0.94%) Middleware
7 15 (0.88%) HTML
8 11 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (0.59%) CakePHP
9 10 (0.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 8 (0.47%) CSS
10 8 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (0.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 5 (0.29%) jQuery
13 4 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (0.23%) LAMP
13 4 (0.23%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 445 (26.05%) Replication
2 410 (24.00%) Clustering
3 89 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (3.28%) Statistics
5 38 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 32 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 29 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.17%) Digital Media
8 20 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 12 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 12 (0.70%) iPad
11 11 (0.64%) Data Extraction
12 10 (0.59%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.59%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.53%) Fintech
14 7 (0.41%) Symmetrix
15 5 (0.29%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.29%) iPhone
15 5 (0.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 362 (21.19%) Windows
2 153 (8.96%) Windows Server
3 111 (6.50%) Linux
4 97 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (4.33%) Unix
7 73 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.76%) Solaris
10 9 (0.53%) SUSE
10 9 (0.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.35%) AIX
11 6 (0.35%) CentOS
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.12%) Android
13 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.12%) VMS
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 661 (38.70%) Performance Tuning
2 384 (22.48%) High Availability
3 320 (18.74%) Business Intelligence
4 237 (13.88%) ETL
5 226 (13.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 169 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
7 154 (9.02%) Performance Monitoring
8 149 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
9 143 (8.37%) ITIL
10 130 (7.61%) Migration
11 114 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
12 111 (6.50%) Data Modelling
13 89 (5.21%) Database Security
14 69 (4.04%) Data Management
15 63 (3.69%) Database Tuning
16 59 (3.45%) Patch Management
17 52 (3.04%) Incident Management
18 50 (2.93%) Capacity Management
19 49 (2.87%) User Acceptance Testing
20 46 (2.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1582 (92.62%) SQL
2 761 (44.56%) T-SQL
3 157 (9.19%) PowerShell
4 85 (4.98%) PL/SQL
5 69 (4.04%) C#
6 56 (3.28%) Shell Script
7 37 (2.17%) Perl
8 24 (1.41%) VB
9 20 (1.17%) Java
10 16 (0.94%) ANSI SQL
10 16 (0.94%) Python
11 15 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 14 (0.82%) JavaScript
12 14 (0.82%) PHP
13 13 (0.76%) C
14 10 (0.59%) VBA
15 9 (0.53%) AWK
15 9 (0.53%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.53%) Bourne shell
15 9 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 176 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 144 (8.43%) Degree
3 78 (4.57%) MCSE
4 72 (4.22%) MCDBA
5 69 (4.04%) Security Cleared
6 60 (3.51%) MCITP
7 53 (3.10%) MCSA
7 53 (3.10%) SC Cleared
8 47 (2.75%) MCTS
9 40 (2.34%) Oracle Certification
10 36 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 29 (1.70%) OCP
12 17 (1.00%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.23%) MCP
15 2 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.10%) SLA
2 16 (0.94%) Solvency II
3 14 (0.82%) QA
4 11 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.29%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.059%) COBIT
System Software
1 60 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 50 (2.93%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.53%) Firmware
5 6 (0.35%) SRDF
6 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (3.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 47 (2.75%) Data Guard
3 22 (1.29%) LiteSpeed
4 20 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 17 (1.00%) SCOM
6 15 (0.88%) Perfmon
7 9 (0.53%) HP SIM
8 8 (0.47%) SCCM
9 3 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.18%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.18%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.12%) Ansible
10 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.12%) Puppet
10 2 (0.12%) WSUS
11 1 (0.059%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.059%) Nagios
11 1 (0.059%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 574 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 307 (17.97%) Oracle
3 54 (3.16%) RedGate
4 39 (2.28%) VMware
5 33 (1.93%) SAP
6 21 (1.23%) SolarWinds
7 19 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 18 (1.05%) IBM
9 17 (1.00%) Sybase
10 16 (0.94%) Cognos
11 13 (0.76%) NetApp
11 13 (0.76%) Remedy
12 12 (0.70%) Cisco
12 12 (0.70%) Siebel
13 11 (0.64%) Citrix
13 11 (0.64%) EMC
13 11 (0.64%) IFS
13 11 (0.64%) iManage
14 7 (0.41%) IDERA
14 7 (0.41%) Tableau
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Healthcare, On Call Bonus, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowane + great range of
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowane + great range of
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Send
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowane + great range of
Posted: Yesterday
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowane + great range of
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
@ITS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + on call + bonus + pension + others
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Qualserv
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £47000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago