The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 324 245 280
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 926 1145 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 1.13% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.19% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 812 990 963
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 432 £52,500 +2.94% 38
South East -80 171 £42,500 - 13
East of England -42 73 £42,500 - 4
North West +13 62 £42,500 +20.56% 14
West Midlands -29 51 £42,500 -3.40% 7
Yorkshire -67 50 £50,000 +29.87% 7
East Midlands -11 45 £45,000 +13.92% 3
South West -17 43 £43,750 +9.37% 6
North East -11 6 £32,500 +5.69%
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 1907 (92.26%) SQL
2 1884 (91.15%) SQL Server
3 1072 (51.86%) T-SQL
4 1027 (49.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 995 (48.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 956 (46.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 847 (40.98%) Performance Tuning
8 673 (32.56%) Microsoft
9 661 (31.98%) Replication
10 619 (29.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 591 (28.59%) Windows
12 554 (26.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 516 (24.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 465 (22.50%) Clustering
15 456 (22.06%) Finance
16 422 (20.42%) MS Excel
17 367 (17.76%) Business Intelligence
18 366 (17.71%) Oracle
19 294 (14.22%) Data Warehouse
20 277 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
21 250 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
22 218 (10.55%) ETL
23 204 (9.87%) MySQL
24 199 (9.63%) DTS
25 192 (9.29%) Relational Database
26 177 (8.56%) .NET
27 174 (8.42%) Oracle Database
28 166 (8.03%) ITIL
29 165 (7.98%) Degree
30 162 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 68 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 60 (2.90%) IIS
3 20 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (0.82%) Apache Solr
5 16 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 13 (0.63%) OpenEdge
6 13 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (0.34%) WorkSite
8 7 (0.34%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.29%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.29%) WordPress
10 4 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.15%) OpenROAD
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.097%) Lync
12 2 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.097%) Tomcat
Applications
1 422 (20.42%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.84%) MS Office
3 8 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.15%) FastStats
5 2 (0.097%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.097%) MS Project
6 1 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
2 7 (0.34%) Magento
3 5 (0.24%) Sage 1000
4 4 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.097%) Summit
6 2 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.048%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.29%) Office 365
5 4 (0.19%) SaaS
6 3 (0.15%) PaaS
6 3 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (6.58%) SAN
2 35 (1.69%) NAS
3 24 (1.16%) VPN
4 23 (1.11%) DNS
5 20 (0.97%) Internet
6 16 (0.77%) WAN
7 15 (0.73%) iSCSI
8 14 (0.68%) Firewall
9 12 (0.58%) LAN
10 9 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.29%) DHCP
11 6 (0.29%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.29%) Intranet
12 4 (0.19%) HTTP
13 3 (0.15%) Kerberos
14 2 (0.097%) DMZ
14 2 (0.097%) VoIP
14 2 (0.097%) GSM
15 1 (0.048%) LDAP
15 1 (0.048%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1884 (91.15%) SQL Server
2 1027 (49.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 995 (48.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 956 (46.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 619 (29.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 554 (26.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 516 (24.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 294 (14.22%) Data Warehouse
9 204 (9.87%) MySQL
10 199 (9.63%) DTS
11 192 (9.29%) Relational Database
12 174 (8.42%) Oracle Database
13 155 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
14 136 (6.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 127 (6.14%) RDBMS
16 90 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
17 80 (3.87%) OLAP
18 73 (3.53%) OLTP
19 52 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
20 49 (2.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 25 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.48%) Selenium
4 10 (0.48%) Hudson
5 7 (0.34%) Subversion
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.15%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.097%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.048%) Toad
General
1 456 (22.06%) Finance
2 75 (3.63%) Banking
3 70 (3.39%) Law
4 65 (3.14%) Marketing
5 59 (2.85%) Legal
6 42 (2.03%) Retail
7 25 (1.21%) Back Office
7 25 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 16 (0.77%) Games
10 14 (0.68%) Advertising
10 14 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.53%) Publishing
11 11 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.44%) Music Industry
13 7 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.19%) Automotive
14 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.097%) Electronics
15 2 (0.097%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (8.56%) .NET
2 61 (2.95%) Web Services
3 60 (2.90%) XML
4 41 (1.98%) HTML
5 31 (1.50%) MDX
6 17 (0.82%) .NET Framework
6 17 (0.82%) Lucene
7 13 (0.63%) ASP.NET
8 10 (0.48%) COM
8 10 (0.48%) WCF
9 8 (0.39%) CSS
9 8 (0.39%) FpML
10 7 (0.34%) Middleware
11 5 (0.24%) jQuery
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (0.15%) JSON
13 3 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
13 3 (0.15%) ODBC
13 3 (0.15%) ADO.NET
14 2 (0.097%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 661 (31.98%) Replication
2 465 (22.50%) Clustering
3 43 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 34 (1.64%) Statistics
5 28 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 21 (1.02%) Social Media
7 20 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 18 (0.87%) BBC
8 18 (0.87%) Hedge funds
9 16 (0.77%) Fat Client
9 16 (0.77%) Thin Client
10 14 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 10 (0.48%) Data Extraction
12 8 (0.39%) Online Games
12 8 (0.39%) SWIFT
13 7 (0.34%) GIS
13 7 (0.34%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.29%) Open Source
14 6 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 591 (28.59%) Windows
2 162 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (6.05%) Linux
4 102 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 101 (4.89%) UNIX
6 74 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (1.16%) Solaris
8 20 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
9 11 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.53%) HPUX
10 7 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.19%) Android
11 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.097%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 847 (40.98%) Performance Tuning
2 367 (17.76%) Business Intelligence
3 277 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
4 218 (10.55%) ETL
5 166 (8.03%) ITIL
6 157 (7.60%) Database Security
7 136 (6.58%) High Availability
8 131 (6.34%) Migration
9 128 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
10 115 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 114 (5.52%) E-Commerce
12 111 (5.37%) Database Tuning
13 104 (5.03%) Data Modelling
14 59 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
15 53 (2.56%) Scrum
16 52 (2.52%) Business Continuity
17 46 (2.23%) Change Management
17 46 (2.23%) Performance Analysis
18 44 (2.13%) Data Management
19 41 (1.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1907 (92.26%) SQL
2 1072 (51.86%) T-SQL
3 106 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 65 (3.14%) PL/SQL
5 57 (2.76%) Java
6 52 (2.52%) C#
7 50 (2.42%) VB
8 37 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 28 (1.35%) VBA
9 28 (1.35%) Perl
10 20 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 17 (0.82%) PHP
12 16 (0.77%) JavaScript
13 15 (0.73%) Python
14 13 (0.63%) C++
15 8 (0.39%) VBScript
16 3 (0.15%) VB6
16 3 (0.15%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
17 2 (0.097%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 2 (0.097%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 250 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 165 (7.98%) Degree
3 101 (4.89%) MCITP
4 87 (4.21%) MCDBA
5 74 (3.58%) MCTS
6 61 (2.95%) MCSE
7 54 (2.61%) MCSA
8 41 (1.98%) Security Cleared
9 19 (0.92%) SC Cleared
10 17 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
12 13 (0.63%) MCP
13 11 (0.53%) OCP
14 10 (0.48%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 8 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
16 6 (0.29%) MCSM
17 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 5 (0.24%) HND
18 4 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.52%) SLA
2 26 (1.26%) QA
3 19 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 88 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 62 (3.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 44 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
4 28 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (1.06%) LiteSpeed
6 18 (0.87%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.53%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.44%) vSphere
9 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.097%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.048%) XenApp
11 1 (0.048%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.048%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 37 (1.79%) Data Guard
2 21 (1.02%) SCOM
3 20 (0.97%) NetBackup
3 20 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (0.24%) Nagios
5 4 (0.19%) Foglight
6 3 (0.15%) OpenView
6 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.15%) WSUS
6 3 (0.15%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.097%) Opsview
7 2 (0.097%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.097%) Munin
7 2 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.048%) Legato
8 1 (0.048%) Control-M
8 1 (0.048%) SCCM
8 1 (0.048%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.048%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 673 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 366 (17.71%) Oracle
3 96 (4.64%) VMware
4 43 (2.08%) Red Gate
5 40 (1.94%) Sybase
6 29 (1.40%) Sun
7 27 (1.31%) Business Objects
7 27 (1.31%) SAP
8 25 (1.21%) NetApp
9 22 (1.06%) Sony
10 20 (0.97%) Citrix
11 19 (0.92%) Facebook
12 18 (0.87%) Yahoo!
12 18 (0.87%) Google
12 18 (0.87%) HP
12 18 (0.87%) IBM
12 18 (0.87%) Apple
13 17 (0.82%) Cognos
14 14 (0.68%) CommVault
14 14 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Salford Royal NHS
Salary: From £30,460 to £40,157 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago