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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 360 262 257
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 825 1256 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.86% 1.22% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.26% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 754 1118 1145
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
92749 99347 108873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78780 81890 89141
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -62 369 £55,000 -4.34% 24
South East -58 131 £45,000 - 4
North West -18 84 £45,000 +8.43% 7
Yorkshire -34 83 £40,000 - 11
South West +15 63 £41,250 -0.60% 9
West Midlands -35 37 £42,000 +12.00% 8
East of England -58 36 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East Midlands -18 20 £42,500 -5.55% 1
North East +8 5 £32,500 +30.00%
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 1722 (92.58%) SQL
2 1690 (90.86%) SQL Server
3 894 (48.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 836 (44.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 830 (44.62%) T-SQL
6 788 (42.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 695 (37.37%) Performance Tuning
8 633 (34.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 614 (33.01%) Microsoft
10 503 (27.04%) Finance
11 489 (26.29%) Replication
12 454 (24.41%) Clustering
13 447 (24.03%) SQL Server 2014
14 433 (23.28%) High Availability
15 382 (20.54%) Windows
16 375 (20.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 349 (18.76%) MS Excel
18 338 (18.17%) Business Intelligence
19 324 (17.42%) Oracle
20 297 (15.97%) SQL Server 2005
21 267 (14.35%) Data Warehouse
22 264 (14.19%) ETL
23 260 (13.98%) Disaster Recovery
24 226 (12.15%) Relational Database
25 200 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
26 197 (10.59%) Capacity Planning
27 194 (10.43%) Oracle Database
28 174 (9.35%) Performance Monitoring
29 165 (8.87%) ITIL
30 160 (8.60%) Agile Software Development

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 78 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 42 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (1.83%) IIS
4 15 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 11 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (0.54%) Apache
7 8 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.27%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.22%) JBoss
11 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.11%) SAS
12 2 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.054%) CMS
13 1 (0.054%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.054%) Confluence
13 1 (0.054%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.054%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.054%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 349 (18.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.43%) MS Office
3 7 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.22%) SystmOne
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.054%) FastStats
5 1 (0.054%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.054%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.054%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.054%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.08%) SaaS
4 15 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.43%) IaaS
5 8 (0.43%) PaaS
6 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.054%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 97 (5.22%) SAN
2 23 (1.24%) NAS
3 19 (1.02%) Firewall
4 17 (0.91%) Internet
5 15 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.59%) DNS
7 8 (0.43%) HTTP
8 5 (0.27%) LAN
8 5 (0.27%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.27%) WAN
9 4 (0.22%) DHCP
9 4 (0.22%) FTP
9 4 (0.22%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.22%) SSL
10 3 (0.16%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.16%) Intranet
11 2 (0.11%) SMTP
12 1 (0.054%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.054%) SMS
12 1 (0.054%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1690 (90.86%) SQL Server
2 894 (48.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 836 (44.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 788 (42.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 633 (34.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 447 (24.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 375 (20.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 297 (15.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 267 (14.35%) Data Warehouse
10 226 (12.15%) Relational Database
11 194 (10.43%) Oracle Database
12 132 (7.10%) MySQL
13 119 (6.40%) SQL Server 2000
14 112 (6.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 107 (5.75%) RDBMS
16 92 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
17 85 (4.57%) NoSQL
18 71 (3.82%) MongoDB
19 56 (3.01%) Oracle Database 12c
20 50 (2.69%) DTS
Development Applications
1 50 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 24 (1.29%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.27%) ERwin
5 5 (0.27%) JIRA
5 5 (0.27%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.22%) Subversion
7 2 (0.11%) MSI
8 1 (0.054%) Ant
8 1 (0.054%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.054%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.054%) Maven
8 1 (0.054%) NUnit
8 1 (0.054%) ProC
8 1 (0.054%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.054%) Toad
8 1 (0.054%) tSQLt
General
1 503 (27.04%) Finance
2 122 (6.56%) Banking
3 80 (4.30%) Law
4 72 (3.87%) Legal
5 56 (3.01%) Marketing
6 48 (2.58%) Retail
7 36 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.29%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.29%) Publishing
9 19 (1.02%) Advertising
10 15 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.54%) Private Banking
13 9 (0.48%) Games
14 5 (0.27%) Electronics
15 4 (0.22%) Back Office
15 4 (0.22%) Local Government
16 3 (0.16%) French Language
16 3 (0.16%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (7.74%) .NET
2 26 (1.40%) MDX
3 25 (1.34%) .NET Framework
4 21 (1.13%) Entity Framework
5 20 (1.08%) Middleware
5 20 (1.08%) XML
6 17 (0.91%) ASP.NET
6 17 (0.91%) Web Services
7 12 (0.65%) HTML
7 12 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (0.54%) CakePHP
9 10 (0.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (0.32%) NHibernate
11 4 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (0.22%) CSS
11 4 (0.22%) LAMP
11 4 (0.22%) REST
12 3 (0.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 489 (26.29%) Replication
2 454 (24.41%) Clustering
3 93 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (2.90%) Statistics
5 40 (2.15%) Data Centre
6 28 (1.51%) Computer Science
7 25 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.24%) Digital Media
9 16 (0.86%) Data Integration
10 15 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.70%) Data Extraction
12 12 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 12 (0.65%) iPad
13 11 (0.59%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.54%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.43%) N-Tier
16 6 (0.32%) Symmetrix
17 5 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
17 5 (0.27%) iPhone
17 5 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 382 (20.54%) Windows
2 155 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 133 (7.15%) Linux
4 100 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 78 (4.19%) Unix
7 73 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (0.91%) Solaris
10 12 (0.65%) SUSE
10 12 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.32%) CentOS
12 4 (0.22%) AIX
13 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 695 (37.37%) Performance Tuning
2 433 (23.28%) High Availability
3 338 (18.17%) Business Intelligence
4 264 (14.19%) ETL
5 260 (13.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 197 (10.59%) Capacity Planning
7 174 (9.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 165 (8.87%) ITIL
9 160 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
10 150 (8.06%) Migration
11 128 (6.88%) Data Modelling
12 124 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
13 89 (4.78%) Data Management
14 85 (4.57%) Database Security
15 70 (3.76%) Database Tuning
16 67 (3.60%) Patch Management
17 64 (3.44%) Incident Management
18 50 (2.69%) Capacity Management
19 46 (2.47%) Mentoring
20 45 (2.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1722 (92.58%) SQL
2 830 (44.62%) T-SQL
3 151 (8.12%) PowerShell
4 97 (5.22%) PL/SQL
5 63 (3.39%) Shell Script
6 58 (3.12%) C#
7 42 (2.26%) Perl
8 21 (1.13%) Java
8 21 (1.13%) VB
9 17 (0.91%) ANSI SQL
9 17 (0.91%) VB.NET
10 14 (0.75%) PHP
11 12 (0.65%) AWK
11 12 (0.65%) Bourne shell
11 12 (0.65%) sed
12 11 (0.59%) VBScript
13 10 (0.54%) JavaScript
13 10 (0.54%) Python
14 9 (0.48%) C
15 6 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 200 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 131 (7.04%) Degree
3 89 (4.78%) Security Cleared
4 84 (4.52%) MCITP
5 80 (4.30%) MCDBA
5 80 (4.30%) MCSE
6 67 (3.60%) MCSA
6 67 (3.60%) SC Cleared
7 58 (3.12%) MCTS
8 45 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
9 40 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 35 (1.88%) OCP
11 15 (0.81%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.22%) MCP
14 2 (0.11%) HND
15 1 (0.054%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.69%) SLA
2 20 (1.08%) QA
3 18 (0.97%) Solvency II
4 11 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.27%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
2 57 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.75%) Firmware
5 7 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.32%) SRDF
7 5 (0.27%) vSphere
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.054%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 67 (3.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 56 (3.01%) Data Guard
3 28 (1.51%) LiteSpeed
4 22 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 17 (0.91%) Perfmon
6 16 (0.86%) SCOM
7 12 (0.65%) HP SIM
8 9 (0.48%) SCCM
9 5 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (0.16%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.16%) Windows Intune
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Statspack
11 2 (0.11%) WSUS
12 1 (0.054%) Foglight
12 1 (0.054%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.054%) Nagios
12 1 (0.054%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.054%) Puppet
Vendors
1 614 (33.01%) Microsoft
2 324 (17.42%) Oracle
3 54 (2.90%) RedGate
4 49 (2.63%) VMware
5 33 (1.77%) SAP
6 21 (1.13%) Siebel
7 20 (1.08%) SolarWinds
8 18 (0.97%) NetApp
8 18 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 17 (0.91%) IFS
10 15 (0.81%) Cognos
11 14 (0.75%) Remedy
12 12 (0.65%) EMC
12 12 (0.65%) iManage
13 10 (0.54%) IBM
13 10 (0.54%) Sybase
14 8 (0.43%) Cisco
14 8 (0.43%) Interwoven
14 8 (0.43%) Tableau
15 6 (0.32%) Alteryx
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