The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 86 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.51% 4.80% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 5.06% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 46 12
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
955 1087 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.08% 94.85% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 867 904 652
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Kent

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Tunbridge Wells -13 6 £60,000 +20.00%
Folkestone - 2 £38,750 -
Dartford - 1 £35,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 31 (100.00%) SQL
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (64.52%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 14 (45.16%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (45.16%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (41.94%) Windows
6 13 (41.94%) Replication
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
10 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (22.58%) Clustering
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
11 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
11 6 (19.35%) .NET
11 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
12 5 (16.13%) DTS
12 5 (16.13%) Degree
13 3 (9.68%) Time Management
13 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
13 3 (9.68%) Kerberos
13 3 (9.68%) ERP

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (16.13%) DTS
7 2 (6.45%) MySQL
8 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
8 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.23%) Big Data
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (41.94%) Replication
3 7 (22.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (45.16%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (45.16%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
4 3 (9.68%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) ETL
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VCP4
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: Competitive
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