The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 84 92 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.54% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.55% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Median salary £67,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SQL Server 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
793 1091 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.27% 98.38% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 685 974 1011
Median salary £44,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 2 £67,500 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware