The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 92 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.43% 1.69% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.74% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 7
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £42,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SQL DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
882 979 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.77% 97.22% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 614 812 775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Cheltenham -7 3 £37,500 +10.29%
Cirencester - 1 £27,500 -
SQL DBA
South West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (44.44%) High Availability
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Replication
5 3 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) FastStats
1 1 (11.11%) FastStats PeopleStage
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (11.11%) QlikView
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apteco
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle