The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 46 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.68% 0.59% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.63% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL DBA
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
277 320 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.22% 93.84% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 216 301 375
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Luton

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 7 (77.78%) SAN
3 7 (77.78%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (44.44%) MCTS
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (44.44%) Database Security
5 4 (44.44%) NAS
5 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) MCSA
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) MCITP
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
1 4 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
1 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
1 4 (44.44%) Database Security
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCTS
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Lumesse
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft