The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 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 87 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% 0.77% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.82% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 5
Average salary - £42,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
SQL Server 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
1058 972 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.14% 93.19% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 835 815 974
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 £23,000 £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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (86.67%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (80.00%) SSDT
4 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (80.00%) MVC
4 12 (80.00%) Load Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Database Theory
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Meridio
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Document Management

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) SSDT
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Database Theory
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Meridio