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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 67 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 23 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.85% 1.27% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.33% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
1134 1055 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.16% 95.56% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 869 863 841
Average salary £39,600 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Basildon +5 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Chelmsford -11 2 £48,750 +39.28%
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) SQL
2 46 (97.87%) SQL Server
3 36 (76.60%) T-SQL
4 34 (72.34%) Replication
4 34 (72.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (68.09%) Clustering
6 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (65.96%) Windows
7 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
8 26 (55.32%) Database Mirroring
9 24 (51.06%) ITIL
9 24 (51.06%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (46.81%) High Availability
11 21 (44.68%) SQL Server 2000
12 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (38.30%) MCSA
14 17 (36.17%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (31.91%) Red Gate
15 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (27.66%) Service Delivery
17 12 (25.53%) Finance
18 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
19 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
20 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
21 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
21 5 (10.64%) MySQL
21 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (97.87%) SQL Server
2 34 (72.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (44.68%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.64%) MySQL
9 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
9 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.26%) MS Access
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (72.34%) Replication
2 32 (68.09%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Database Mirroring
2 24 (51.06%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (51.06%) ITIL
3 22 (46.81%) High Availability
4 17 (36.17%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (27.66%) Service Delivery
6 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Database Security
9 2 (4.26%) Server Patching
9 2 (4.26%) OOD
9 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.13%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.13%) MVC
10 1 (2.13%) Supplier Management
10 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (76.60%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.38%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (38.30%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Red Gate
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Dell
3 1 (2.13%) Interwoven
3 1 (2.13%) Twitter
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago