The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank - 92 80
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 1.05% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.09% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 21
Median salary - £45,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.37%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
921 1197 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.04% 97.08% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 746 959 1151
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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 Essex region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 6 (75.00%) Database Mirroring
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MCSA
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (50.00%) RedGate
3 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) iManage
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Database Mirroring
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) RedGate
2 2 (25.00%) iManage
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft