The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 87 100 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 0.17% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.18% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
SQL Server 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
979 1100 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.33% 95.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 662 666 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (66.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle