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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 126 122 130
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 6 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.54% 0.31% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.33% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 31
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1944 1843 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.29% 95.84% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1398 2228
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £55,000 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £37,500 -
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 32 (96.97%) SQL
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
3 25 (75.76%) ITIL
3 25 (75.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (69.70%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (69.70%) OpenEdge
5 21 (63.64%) Degree
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle
7 12 (36.36%) IBM
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
7 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (33.33%) MCTS
9 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
10 6 (18.18%) Replication
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (9.09%) Finance
12 3 (9.09%) Clustering
12 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (9.09%) .NET
13 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
13 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (6.06%) SAN
13 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 23 (69.70%) OpenEdge
2 12 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (69.70%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.03%) MS Access
7 1 (3.03%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (33.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) IBM
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago