The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 64 76 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 22 14 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.92% 1.23% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.28% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 52
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £34,953 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
SQL DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1086 1090 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.68% 95.87% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 864 868 796
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,710 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Essex

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £41,250 - 1
Basildon +6 3 £45,000 +31.63%
Saffron Walden - 3 - -
Chelmsford +1 1 £35,000 -
Brentwood -4 1 £67,500 - 1
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 67 (98.53%) SQL
2 65 (95.59%) SQL Server
3 29 (42.65%) Finance
4 27 (39.71%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (38.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (36.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (33.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
9 19 (27.94%) Windows
10 18 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (23.53%) Clustering
12 16 (23.53%) Oracle
13 15 (22.06%) DTS
14 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
14 13 (19.12%) Replication
15 12 (17.65%) ETL
15 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
15 12 (17.65%) High Availability
16 11 (16.18%) MCITP
16 11 (16.18%) OLAP
16 11 (16.18%) MCTS
17 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (14.71%) OLTP
18 8 (11.76%) XML
18 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
19 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
20 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
20 6 (8.82%) Active Directory

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Magento
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (95.59%) SQL Server
2 26 (38.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (36.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (33.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (22.06%) DTS
7 11 (16.18%) OLAP
8 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (14.71%) OLTP
9 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
11 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
12 4 (5.88%) MySQL
13 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
14 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
14 2 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) XML
2 4 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Clustering
2 13 (19.12%) Replication
3 4 (5.88%) Statistics
4 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
4 12 (17.65%) ETL
4 12 (17.65%) High Availability
5 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.35%) Database Tuning
7 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.88%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.88%) OO
8 3 (4.41%) ITIL
9 2 (2.94%) Project Management
9 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.94%) Migration
10 1 (1.47%) Time Management
10 1 (1.47%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.47%) Release Management
10 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (98.53%) SQL
2 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.88%) Java
3 4 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.18%) MCITP
2 11 (16.18%) MCTS
3 4 (5.88%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.47%) MCSA
4 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (2.94%) Nagios
1 2 (2.94%) Opsview
1 2 (2.94%) Munin
2 1 (1.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Oracle
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Red Gate
3 4 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 4 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health cover
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago