The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 99 88 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.73% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.77% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
SQL DBA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1246 1033 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.66% 94.42% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 744 663 582
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) DTV
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) DTS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase