The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 147 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.96% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.01% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 16
Average salary £49,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
SQL 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2321 2385 1997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.48% 95.74% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 1987 1578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £50,000 -
Watford - 2 £43,750 -
Hemel Hempstead -8 1 £50,000 -13.04%
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
3 18 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (24.24%) SAN
8 8 (24.24%) Database Mirroring
9 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.18%) ITIL
10 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (15.15%) Replication
11 5 (15.15%) VMware
11 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (12.12%) Big Data
12 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (12.12%) Coaching
13 3 (9.09%) SLA
13 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (9.09%) Finance
13 3 (9.09%) High Availability

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (12.12%) Big Data
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.06%) MySQL
8 2 (6.06%) Neo4j
8 2 (6.06%) OLAP
8 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.06%) DTS
9 1 (3.03%) DB2
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (24.24%) Database Mirroring
3 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.12%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) High Availability
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) BCP
9 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.03%) Change Management
9 1 (3.03%) Database Security
9 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle