The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 86 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.63% 2.09% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 2.24% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 20
Average salary - £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL DBA
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1059 1029 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.75% 93.46% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 831 873 902
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (77.27%) MS Excel
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (54.55%) SSDT
6 12 (54.55%) MVC
6 12 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (54.55%) Load Testing
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
9 4 (18.18%) Database Theory
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 3 (13.64%) Citrix
10 3 (13.64%) Solaris
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) Release Management
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (77.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) SSDT
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
1 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (54.55%) Load Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (54.55%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
5 4 (18.18%) Database Theory
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Meridio
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) McAfee