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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
UK / England
Rank 552 551 459
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -92
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 301 416 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.46% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 272 374 538
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
76458 90779 96172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63940 76965 80221
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -14 146 £52,500 -4.54% 8
South East +45 56 £46,250 -7.50% 8
North West -20 35 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South West +29 20 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands +5 17 £35,000 -20.45%
Yorkshire 0 12 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East of England +22 10 £55,000 +15.78%
West Midlands +25 5 £42,500 - 2
SQL Server DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 644 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 532 (82.61%) SQL
3 377 (58.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 348 (54.04%) T-SQL
5 332 (51.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 273 (42.39%) Performance Tuning
7 239 (37.11%) Microsoft
8 190 (29.50%) Replication
9 184 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 182 (28.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 179 (27.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 179 (27.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 177 (27.48%) Clustering
13 171 (26.55%) Business Intelligence
14 158 (24.53%) High Availability
15 149 (23.14%) Data Warehouse
16 138 (21.43%) Finance
17 124 (19.25%) Windows
18 112 (17.39%) ETL
19 107 (16.61%) MS Excel
20 103 (15.99%) Oracle
21 86 (13.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 81 (12.58%) Microsoft Certification
23 77 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
24 75 (11.65%) SQL Server 2005
25 71 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
26 64 (9.94%) SQL Server 2016
27 60 (9.32%) Windows Server
27 60 (9.32%) MongoDB
27 60 (9.32%) Degree

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 33 (5.12%) IIS
2 26 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (1.40%) SAS
5 4 (0.62%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.47%) Confluence
7 2 (0.31%) Apache
7 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 107 (16.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.71%) SaaS
5 4 (0.62%) Office 365
6 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.31%) IaaS
6 2 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.71%) SAN
2 6 (0.93%) Intranet
3 3 (0.47%) Internet
4 2 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.16%) DAB
5 1 (0.16%) NAS
5 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 377 (58.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 332 (51.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 184 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 182 (28.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 179 (27.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 179 (27.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 149 (23.14%) Data Warehouse
8 86 (13.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 75 (11.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 64 (9.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 60 (9.32%) MongoDB
12 55 (8.54%) MySQL
13 53 (8.23%) OLTP
14 52 (8.07%) Oracle Database
15 39 (6.06%) Relational Database
16 36 (5.59%) RDBMS
17 34 (5.28%) NoSQL
18 30 (4.66%) OLAP
19 29 (4.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 16 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.33%) JIRA
3 9 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 138 (21.43%) Finance
2 57 (8.85%) Banking
3 25 (3.88%) Marketing
4 23 (3.57%) Advertising
5 17 (2.64%) Legal
6 14 (2.17%) Music Industry
7 10 (1.55%) Back Office
7 10 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.62%) Games
9 4 (0.62%) Law
9 4 (0.62%) Retail
9 4 (0.62%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.47%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.50%) .NET
2 16 (2.48%) .NET Framework
3 11 (1.71%) Web Services
4 10 (1.55%) XML
5 6 (0.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.31%) JDBC
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.16%) COM
7 1 (0.16%) CSS
7 1 (0.16%) DCOM
7 1 (0.16%) HTML
7 1 (0.16%) JSON
7 1 (0.16%) LINQ
7 1 (0.16%) MDX
7 1 (0.16%) Middleware
7 1 (0.16%) REST
7 1 (0.16%) RESTful
7 1 (0.16%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 190 (29.50%) Replication
2 177 (27.48%) Clustering
3 34 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.71%) Fintech
8 10 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.55%) Reinsurance
9 7 (1.09%) iPad
10 4 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.31%) Derivative
11 2 (0.31%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.31%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.16%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 124 (19.25%) Windows
2 60 (9.32%) Windows Server
3 35 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (5.12%) Linux
5 31 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.57%) Unix
7 17 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (42.39%) Performance Tuning
2 171 (26.55%) Business Intelligence
3 158 (24.53%) High Availability
4 112 (17.39%) ETL
5 77 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 59 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (8.07%) Performance Monitoring
8 48 (7.45%) Capacity Planning
9 42 (6.52%) Migration
10 38 (5.90%) Database Security
11 37 (5.75%) ITIL
12 35 (5.43%) Database Mirroring
13 34 (5.28%) E-Commerce
14 29 (4.50%) Statistics
15 27 (4.19%) Data Modelling
16 24 (3.73%) Database Optimisation
17 21 (3.26%) Database Tuning
18 14 (2.17%) Scrum
18 14 (2.17%) Server Building
18 14 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 532 (82.61%) SQL
2 348 (54.04%) T-SQL
3 59 (9.16%) PowerShell
4 34 (5.28%) C#
5 19 (2.95%) Shell Script
6 18 (2.80%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.40%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.31%) Java
8 2 (0.31%) PHP
8 2 (0.31%) R
9 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (12.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (9.32%) Degree
3 22 (3.42%) MCITP
4 14 (2.17%) MCSA
4 14 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.55%) MCDBA
5 10 (1.55%) MCSE
6 7 (1.09%) MCTS
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.57%) QA
2 20 (3.11%) SLA
3 8 (1.24%) ISO 14001
3 8 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (4.04%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
3 14 (2.17%) Perfmon
4 13 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (1.55%) Data Guard
6 9 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (0.78%) Opsview
7 5 (0.78%) SCOM
8 4 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.62%) SCCM
9 3 (0.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 3 (0.47%) Puppet
10 2 (0.31%) Control-M
10 2 (0.31%) SQL Sentry
11 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 239 (37.11%) Microsoft
2 103 (15.99%) Oracle
3 32 (4.97%) Sybase
3 32 (4.97%) VMware
4 22 (3.42%) Facebook
5 17 (2.64%) SolarWinds
6 12 (1.86%) Veritas
7 10 (1.55%) Computacenter
7 10 (1.55%) IBM
8 9 (1.40%) HP
8 9 (1.40%) hybris
8 9 (1.40%) RedGate
9 5 (0.78%) Tableau
10 4 (0.62%) Citrix
10 4 (0.62%) Sun
11 3 (0.47%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.31%) CommVault
12 2 (0.31%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (0.31%) Google
12 2 (0.31%) Red Hat
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training, and private health insur
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Waterlooville
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £360045 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon Head Office, South West England
Nationwide
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Alton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon Head Office, South West England
Nationwide
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
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York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Kent
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