The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank - 30 43
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 2.33% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.49% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
SQL 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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
279 241 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.58% 93.77% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 202 208 321
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Middlesex

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Games
4 4 (50.00%) Online Games
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) Benchmarking
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) COM
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Replication
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Online Games
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp