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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 88 84 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% 1.77% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.82% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 20
Median salary £26,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
950 1046 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.94% 97.48% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 836 929 1038
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 27 June 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
West Malling - 1 £23,000 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 10 (47.62%) Replication
4 7 (33.33%) Clustering
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Server Building
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Optimisation
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (19.05%) Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL
6 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (14.29%) Marketing
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) Data Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (19.05%) MySQL
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (14.29%) DTS
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Replication
2 7 (33.33%) Clustering
3 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (14.29%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Server Building
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Optimisation
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Database Security
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 3 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Jaspersoft
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter