The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 30 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 33 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 8 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.48% 4.91% 5.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 5.05% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 21
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 317 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.70% 97.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 198 289 319
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
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SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Ipswich

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (71.43%) Replication
5 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (52.38%) Windows
8 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 9 (42.86%) Clustering
9 8 (38.10%) Oracle
10 7 (33.33%) MySQL
10 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (28.57%) Data Architecture
12 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (23.81%) High Availability
12 5 (23.81%) MCSA
12 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
12 5 (23.81%) UNIX
13 3 (14.29%) Web Services
13 3 (14.29%) .NET
13 3 (14.29%) C#

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
7 7 (33.33%) MySQL
7 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (4.76%) OLTP
10 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Replication
2 9 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) High Availability
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) SOA
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Dell