The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server 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 Server Database Administrator
Rank 78 72 83
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 12 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.96% 0.91% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.95% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
SQL Server 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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL Server 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 Server 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
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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 -2 6 £45,000 - 1
Chelmsford -12 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server DBA
East of England

SQL Server 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 Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (88.00%) Replication
2 22 (88.00%) T-SQL
3 21 (84.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (72.00%) Clustering
5 15 (60.00%) Windows
6 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (52.00%) ITIL
6 13 (52.00%) High Availability
6 13 (52.00%) Database Mirroring
7 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (36.00%) MCSA
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (28.00%) Red Gate
11 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (16.00%) MySQL
13 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (12.00%) Database Security
14 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 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 Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (16.00%) MySQL
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (12.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Replication
2 18 (72.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
1 13 (52.00%) High Availability
1 13 (52.00%) Database Mirroring
2 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Database Security
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) MCSA
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Red Gate
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago