The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 123 125 146
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 24 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.76% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.80% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 9
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,750 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2385 1997 2555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.74% 94.29% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1578 2044
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £57,500 -
Potters Bar -7 4 £37,500 -16.66%
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 Server
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
3 28 (84.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (63.64%) Windows
5 20 (60.61%) Oracle
6 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
7 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (39.39%) OpenEdge
9 13 (39.39%) IBM
9 13 (39.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (39.39%) ITIL
9 13 (39.39%) WebSphere
10 10 (30.30%) Degree
11 9 (27.27%) Migration
11 9 (27.27%) Replication
12 8 (24.24%) Clustering
12 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
13 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
13 7 (21.21%) Linux
13 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
13 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (21.21%) VMware
13 7 (21.21%) MCITP
14 6 (18.18%) .NET

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (39.39%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (39.39%) OpenEdge
1 13 (39.39%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (84.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Replication
2 8 (24.24%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) CMDB
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Migration
3 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) ERD
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) High Availability
7 1 (3.03%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.15%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (30.30%) Degree
3 7 (21.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) IBM
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) VMware