The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 96 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 11 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.95% 3.65% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 3.86% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 42 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
1124 1165 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.56% 94.56% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1032 656
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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
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 Server DBA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Tonbridge +2 1 £40,000 -30.43%
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (63.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) ERP
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) ETL
7 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) Replication
7 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
7 1 (9.09%) MongoDB

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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