The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 571 470 501
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 350 600 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.61% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 316 529 472
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SQL Server 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
88595 99120 104958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75423 82622 86348
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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the England region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in England

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in England

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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 -55 159 £52,500 -4.54% 15
South East -50 63 £45,000 - 5
North West +13 30 £51,250 +7.89% 10
East Midlands +10 29 £41,250 -8.33% 1
South West +35 28 £38,250 +4.79% 5
Yorkshire +23 21 £40,000 - 3
North East - 7 £42,044 -
West Midlands -16 6 £47,000 +13.25% 2
East of England -3 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
SQL Server DBA
UK

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 750 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 646 (86.13%) SQL
3 434 (57.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 411 (54.80%) T-SQL
5 347 (46.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 336 (44.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 286 (38.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 277 (36.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 277 (36.93%) Microsoft
9 274 (36.53%) Performance Tuning
10 223 (29.73%) Finance
11 219 (29.20%) Replication
12 216 (28.80%) Business Intelligence
13 213 (28.40%) Clustering
14 206 (27.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 202 (26.93%) Windows
16 187 (24.93%) High Availability
17 164 (21.87%) Data Warehouse
18 157 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
19 150 (20.00%) MS Excel
20 126 (16.80%) ETL
21 113 (15.07%) PowerShell
22 109 (14.53%) Microsoft Certification
23 108 (14.40%) Degree
24 102 (13.60%) Oracle
25 93 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
26 90 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
26 90 (12.00%) Windows Server
27 84 (11.20%) Relational Database
28 82 (10.93%) Performance Monitoring

SQL Server 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 22 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.40%) IIS
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.27%) Apache
5 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Mule
6 1 (0.13%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.13%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 150 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.40%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.20%) GitHub
4 6 (0.80%) SaaS
5 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.40%) IaaS
5 3 (0.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.73%) SAN
2 10 (1.33%) Internet
3 8 (1.07%) DNS
4 7 (0.93%) Firewall
5 6 (0.80%) DHCP
5 6 (0.80%) SMTP
6 5 (0.67%) NAS
7 4 (0.53%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.53%) LAN
7 4 (0.53%) WAN
8 3 (0.40%) SSL
8 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.13%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 750 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 434 (57.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 347 (46.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 336 (44.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 286 (38.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 277 (36.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 206 (27.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 164 (21.87%) Data Warehouse
9 157 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 84 (11.20%) Relational Database
11 67 (8.93%) Oracle Database
12 66 (8.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 53 (7.07%) RDBMS
14 50 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
15 46 (6.13%) MySQL
16 44 (5.87%) SQL Server 2016
17 42 (5.60%) OLTP
18 27 (3.60%) MongoDB
19 24 (3.20%) DTS
20 20 (2.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (1.60%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.53%) Subversion
7 2 (0.27%) ERwin
7 2 (0.27%) MSI
8 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.13%) NUnit
8 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 223 (29.73%) Finance
2 44 (5.87%) Legal
3 40 (5.33%) Law
4 31 (4.13%) Marketing
5 27 (3.60%) Banking
6 17 (2.27%) Retail
6 17 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.87%) Publishing
8 11 (1.47%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.07%) Back Office
10 7 (0.93%) Games
10 7 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.93%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.67%) Advertising
11 5 (0.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.13%) .NET
2 9 (1.20%) XML
3 7 (0.93%) JDBC
3 7 (0.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (0.93%) Web Services
4 4 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (0.53%) MDX
5 3 (0.40%) CakePHP
5 3 (0.40%) Middleware
6 2 (0.27%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.27%) COM
6 2 (0.27%) HTML
7 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.13%) CSS
7 1 (0.13%) EDI
7 1 (0.13%) J2EE
7 1 (0.13%) LAMP
7 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 219 (29.20%) Replication
2 213 (28.40%) Clustering
3 32 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.07%) Data Centre
5 19 (2.53%) Statistics
6 18 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.73%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.47%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.07%) Fintech
12 6 (0.80%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.80%) Reinsurance
13 5 (0.67%) iPhone
14 4 (0.53%) Cybercrime
14 4 (0.53%) EFT
15 3 (0.40%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.40%) iPad
16 2 (0.27%) Mobile App
16 2 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 202 (26.93%) Windows
2 90 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 46 (6.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (5.07%) Linux
5 38 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.07%) Unix
7 12 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.80%) Solaris
9 3 (0.40%) VMS
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.27%) AIX
10 2 (0.27%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (36.53%) Performance Tuning
2 216 (28.80%) Business Intelligence
3 187 (24.93%) High Availability
4 126 (16.80%) ETL
5 93 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 82 (10.93%) Performance Monitoring
8 66 (8.80%) Migration
9 60 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
10 57 (7.60%) ITIL
11 56 (7.47%) Database Mirroring
12 54 (7.20%) Database Security
13 48 (6.40%) Data Modelling
14 36 (4.80%) Mentoring
15 21 (2.80%) Data Security
16 20 (2.67%) E-Commerce
17 18 (2.40%) Security Management
18 17 (2.27%) Data Migration
18 17 (2.27%) Release Management
19 16 (2.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 646 (86.13%) SQL
2 411 (54.80%) T-SQL
3 113 (15.07%) PowerShell
4 17 (2.27%) C#
5 14 (1.87%) ANSI SQL
6 13 (1.73%) Shell Script
7 12 (1.60%) PL/SQL
8 10 (1.33%) Java
8 10 (1.33%) Perl
9 7 (0.93%) VBScript
10 5 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.67%) VBA
11 4 (0.53%) VB
12 2 (0.27%) C++
12 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.27%) PHP
13 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 109 (14.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 108 (14.40%) Degree
3 41 (5.47%) MCSA
4 39 (5.20%) MCSE
5 30 (4.00%) MCITP
5 30 (4.00%) MCTS
6 26 (3.47%) MCDBA
7 19 (2.53%) Security Cleared
8 14 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 14 (1.87%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.20%) MCP
10 8 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.80%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.53%) SLA
2 12 (1.60%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.67%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.53%) QA
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (1.73%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.67%) vSphere
7 2 (0.27%) SRDF
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (3.20%) Microsoft Clustering
2 16 (2.13%) SCOM
3 15 (2.00%) Data Guard
4 9 (1.20%) Perfmon
5 7 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.80%) LiteSpeed
7 5 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.40%) SCCM
8 3 (0.40%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.27%) WSUS
10 1 (0.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 277 (36.93%) Microsoft
2 102 (13.60%) Oracle
3 55 (7.33%) RedGate
4 47 (6.27%) VMware
5 11 (1.47%) SAP
6 10 (1.33%) EMC
7 8 (1.07%) Citrix
7 8 (1.07%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.07%) SolarWinds
7 8 (1.07%) Sybase
8 6 (0.80%) NetApp
9 5 (0.67%) Cognos
10 4 (0.53%) iManage
10 4 (0.53%) Remedy
11 3 (0.40%) IDERA
11 3 (0.40%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (0.27%) Google
12 2 (0.27%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.13%) BT
13 1 (0.13%) Computacenter
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum for initital 12 month FTC
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago