The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 35 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.10% 2.17% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 2.24% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
223 313 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.67% 97.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 193 285 322
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 Server DBA
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SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (61.11%) Replication
6 10 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (50.00%) Clustering
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (50.00%) Windows
8 8 (44.44%) Oracle
9 7 (38.89%) MySQL
9 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
9 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
9 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
10 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 5 (27.78%) MCSA
11 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
11 5 (27.78%) UNIX
11 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (27.78%) High Availability
11 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (22.22%) Web Services
12 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (16.67%) Data Integration

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (38.89%) MySQL
7 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
7 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Replication
2 9 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSA
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft