The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 160 171 158
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 27 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 0.71% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.75% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 35
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
SQL Server DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3369 3725 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.17% 94.23% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 3057 3216
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Winchester - 18 £45,000 - 1
Southampton +4 5 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Fareham +20 2 £47,500 +2.70%
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (74.68%) SQL
2 59 (74.68%) T-SQL
3 57 (72.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (69.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 51 (64.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (63.29%) Performance Tuning
7 49 (62.03%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (56.96%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (48.10%) Clustering
10 29 (36.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 29 (36.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (35.44%) MS Excel
12 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
12 25 (31.65%) Replication
13 23 (29.11%) Finance
13 23 (29.11%) Release Management
14 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
14 22 (27.85%) RDBMS
14 22 (27.85%) Windows
15 16 (20.25%) ETL
15 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (20.25%) Capacity Planning
16 13 (16.46%) PowerShell
16 13 (16.46%) Database Mirroring
17 12 (15.19%) Change Management
17 12 (15.19%) Internet
18 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2000
18 9 (11.39%) DTS
18 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (35.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Internet
2 3 (3.80%) LAN
2 3 (3.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (72.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (69.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 51 (64.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (62.03%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (36.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 29 (36.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
7 22 (27.85%) RDBMS
8 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (11.39%) DTS
10 3 (3.80%) OLAP
10 3 (3.80%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.53%) MySQL
12 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) .NET
2 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (48.10%) Clustering
2 25 (31.65%) Replication
3 4 (5.06%) BBC
3 4 (5.06%) Social Media
4 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) AIX
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (56.96%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (29.11%) Release Management
4 16 (20.25%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (20.25%) ETL
5 13 (16.46%) Database Mirroring
6 12 (15.19%) Change Management
7 8 (10.13%) Database Security
8 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.06%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.80%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.80%) Data Management
9 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.53%) ITIL
10 2 (2.53%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.27%) SDLC
11 1 (1.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 59 (74.68%) SQL
1 59 (74.68%) T-SQL
2 13 (16.46%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) VB
3 2 (2.53%) PHP
3 2 (2.53%) Python
4 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.27%) Korn
4 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) MCDBA
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.80%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Facebook
3 4 (5.06%) Apple
3 4 (5.06%) Sony
3 4 (5.06%) Yahoo!
3 4 (5.06%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) Twitter
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Health & Dental Care
Posted: 6 days ago