The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 88 43 70
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 13 52 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.16% 4.93% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 5.08% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 45 8
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £39,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1024 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.78% 97.06% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 949 873 683
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 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
Tunbridge Wells +1 4 £55,000 - 1
Sevenoaks +2 3 £50,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £57,500 -
Folkestone -8 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Maidstone -15 1 £34,500 -31.00%
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 63 (95.45%) SQL
2 61 (92.42%) SQL Server
3 54 (81.82%) T-SQL
4 53 (80.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (69.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (53.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (45.45%) Replication
8 30 (45.45%) Clustering
9 28 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (40.91%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 19 (28.79%) Finance
12 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (25.76%) Windows
14 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
15 15 (22.73%) Degree
16 14 (21.21%) SAN
17 12 (18.18%) Security Management
17 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
17 12 (18.18%) .NET
17 12 (18.18%) VPN
17 12 (18.18%) DNS
17 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
17 12 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
18 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
19 9 (13.64%) Firewall

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (13.64%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) SAN
2 12 (18.18%) VPN
2 12 (18.18%) DNS
3 9 (13.64%) Firewall
3 9 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (13.64%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 2 (3.03%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (92.42%) SQL Server
2 53 (80.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (69.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (53.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (40.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (9.09%) MySQL
11 5 (7.58%) SSDT
12 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
12 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
13 3 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
14 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (3.03%) DTS
14 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
14 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
14 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Back Office
3 3 (4.55%) Music Industry
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Polish Language
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (45.45%) Replication
1 30 (45.45%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.03%) Social Media
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Tandem
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) UNIX
5 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (18.18%) Security Management
4 9 (13.64%) Database Security
5 7 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (10.61%) High Availability
6 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.06%) Database Tuning
7 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.55%) BCP
8 3 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (4.55%) CRM
8 3 (4.55%) Process Management
8 3 (4.55%) ETL
9 2 (3.03%) Change Management
9 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.03%) Data Entry
9 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (95.45%) SQL
2 54 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) MCITP
3 3 (4.55%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Sybase
4 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.03%) Veritas
6 1 (1.52%) Kronos
6 1 (1.52%) Jaspersoft
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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