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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 124 125 147
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 19 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.82% 0.20% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.21% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2241 1924 2840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.80% 95.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 1587 2235
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (97.22%) SQL
3 32 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (75.00%) Windows
5 23 (63.89%) Oracle
6 19 (52.78%) ITIL
6 19 (52.78%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (52.78%) OpenEdge
7 16 (44.44%) IBM
7 16 (44.44%) T-SQL
7 16 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 16 (44.44%) WebSphere
8 15 (41.67%) Degree
8 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.00%) Replication
10 8 (22.22%) Clustering
10 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
11 7 (19.44%) Migration
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (19.44%) MCITP
11 7 (19.44%) VMware
11 7 (19.44%) .NET
11 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
11 7 (19.44%) Linux
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 19 (52.78%) OpenEdge
2 16 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (44.44%) WebSphere
3 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (52.78%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Replication
2 8 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (13.89%) ERD
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.78%) High Availability
7 1 (2.78%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.89%) VBA
4 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCITP
3 3 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) IBM
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
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