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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 559 420 436
Rank change year-on-year
-139 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 369 693 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.67% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.70% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 345 607 591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 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 5 May 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 5 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 -61 155 £50,000 -13.04% 14
South East -58 67 £46,000 +2.22% 3
North West -2 48 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire -35 42 £40,000 - 10
South West 0 28 £42,500 +2.40% 7
East Midlands -7 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East of England -52 11 £42,500 -15.00% 1
West Midlands -28 9 £41,000 +6.49% 3
North East - 1 - -
SQL Server DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 795 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 655 (82.39%) SQL
3 425 (53.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 408 (51.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 381 (47.92%) T-SQL
6 377 (47.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 310 (38.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 304 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
9 268 (33.71%) Replication
10 265 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 263 (33.08%) Clustering
12 258 (32.45%) Finance
13 256 (32.20%) High Availability
14 251 (31.57%) SQL Server 2014
15 211 (26.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 198 (24.91%) Windows
17 177 (22.26%) SQL Server 2005
18 173 (21.76%) Business Intelligence
19 163 (20.50%) MS Excel
20 134 (16.86%) Oracle
21 121 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
22 115 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
23 107 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
24 90 (11.32%) ETL
25 87 (10.94%) Capacity Planning
26 84 (10.57%) PowerShell
26 84 (10.57%) SQL Server 2000
27 83 (10.44%) Relational Database
28 74 (9.31%) Performance Monitoring
28 74 (9.31%) Oracle Database

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 32 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (1.01%) IIS
4 4 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Apache
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 163 (20.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.38%) SystmOne
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.26%) SaaS
5 7 (0.88%) IaaS
5 7 (0.88%) PaaS
6 4 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.79%) SAN
2 14 (1.76%) Internet
3 10 (1.26%) Firewall
4 7 (0.88%) NAS
5 5 (0.63%) LAN
5 5 (0.63%) SSL
5 5 (0.63%) WAN
6 4 (0.50%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.38%) DNS
7 3 (0.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.25%) HTTP
8 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.13%) FTP
9 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 795 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 425 (53.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 408 (51.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 377 (47.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 310 (38.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 251 (31.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 211 (26.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 177 (22.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 115 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
10 84 (10.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 83 (10.44%) Relational Database
12 74 (9.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 74 (9.31%) Oracle Database
13 60 (7.55%) MySQL
14 36 (4.53%) RDBMS
15 33 (4.15%) SQL Server 2016
16 30 (3.77%) DTS
16 30 (3.77%) NoSQL
16 30 (3.77%) OLTP
17 25 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (3.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.38%) ERwin
4 3 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.25%) Subversion
6 1 (0.13%) MSI
6 1 (0.13%) NUnit
6 1 (0.13%) Toad
General
1 258 (32.45%) Finance
2 71 (8.93%) Banking
3 46 (5.79%) Legal
4 37 (4.65%) Law
5 31 (3.90%) Marketing
6 30 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.89%) Retail
8 17 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.89%) Publishing
10 10 (1.26%) Private Banking
11 7 (0.88%) Advertising
12 4 (0.50%) Games
13 3 (0.38%) Back Office
13 3 (0.38%) French Language
13 3 (0.38%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.25%) Electronics
14 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.15%) .NET
2 14 (1.76%) XML
3 11 (1.38%) MDX
4 8 (1.01%) Web Services
5 7 (0.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (0.50%) CakePHP
7 3 (0.38%) Middleware
8 2 (0.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.25%) COM
8 2 (0.25%) HTML
9 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.13%) CSS
9 1 (0.13%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.13%) LAMP
9 1 (0.13%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 268 (33.71%) Replication
2 263 (33.08%) Clustering
3 36 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.27%) Statistics
5 22 (2.77%) Data Centre
6 18 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.76%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.88%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.88%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.63%) iPhone
10 5 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.50%) Cybercrime
11 4 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.38%) CLARiiON
12 3 (0.38%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.38%) iPad
12 3 (0.38%) Symmetrix
13 2 (0.25%) CMDB
13 2 (0.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 198 (24.91%) Windows
2 73 (9.18%) Windows Server
3 52 (6.54%) Linux
4 50 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (6.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (3.77%) Unix
8 20 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.64%) Solaris
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
2 256 (32.20%) High Availability
3 173 (21.76%) Business Intelligence
4 121 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 90 (11.32%) ETL
6 87 (10.94%) Capacity Planning
7 74 (9.31%) Performance Monitoring
8 65 (8.18%) Database Mirroring
9 64 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
10 62 (7.80%) Migration
11 60 (7.55%) ITIL
12 59 (7.42%) Database Security
13 46 (5.79%) Data Modelling
14 36 (4.53%) Database Tuning
14 36 (4.53%) Incident Management
15 26 (3.27%) Performance Analysis
16 23 (2.89%) Data Management
16 23 (2.89%) Data Migration
17 22 (2.77%) Data Protection
18 21 (2.64%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 655 (82.39%) SQL
2 381 (47.92%) T-SQL
3 84 (10.57%) PowerShell
4 24 (3.02%) PL/SQL
5 17 (2.14%) Shell Script
6 16 (2.01%) ANSI SQL
6 16 (2.01%) C#
7 11 (1.38%) Perl
8 8 (1.01%) VBScript
9 6 (0.75%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.63%) VB
11 3 (0.38%) Java
12 2 (0.25%) C++
12 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.13%) PHP
13 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (8.18%) Degree
3 45 (5.66%) MCSE
4 40 (5.03%) MCSA
5 35 (4.40%) MCDBA
6 32 (4.03%) MCITP
7 31 (3.90%) MCTS
8 30 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 21 (2.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 21 (2.64%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.63%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.39%) SLA
2 18 (2.26%) Solvency II
3 10 (1.26%) QA
4 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.63%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.50%) vSphere
6 3 (0.38%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 19 (2.39%) Data Guard
2 18 (2.26%) LiteSpeed
3 15 (1.89%) SCOM
4 11 (1.38%) Perfmon
5 7 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.38%) SCCM
7 3 (0.38%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.38%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.25%) WSUS
9 1 (0.13%) Foglight
9 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 265 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 134 (16.86%) Oracle
3 44 (5.53%) RedGate
4 19 (2.39%) VMware
5 15 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.13%) SAP
7 7 (0.88%) EMC
8 6 (0.75%) NetApp
8 6 (0.75%) Sun
9 5 (0.63%) Cognos
9 5 (0.63%) IDERA
9 5 (0.63%) Remedy
10 4 (0.50%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.38%) Cisco
11 3 (0.38%) Facebook
11 3 (0.38%) Jaspersoft
11 3 (0.38%) Sybase
12 2 (0.25%) iManage
13 1 (0.13%) IBM
13 1 (0.13%) Siebel
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
@ITS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
TEKsystems
Posted: 22 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Outsource UK
Posted: 22 hours ago
Knottingley, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £43000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £50 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + 7200
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Redditch
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £55000 per annum + bonus, home working
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP - The Phoenix Partnership SystmOne
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago