The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 79 41 69
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.93% 4.11% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 4.38% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 7
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
SQL DBA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
929 594 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.87% 93.84% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 849 540 620
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -19 3 £31,000 -27.05%
SQL DBA
East Midlands

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (27.78%) SLA
5 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 5 (27.78%) MySQL
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (22.22%) SCOM
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) DTS
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) C#
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
8 2 (11.11%) Validation

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) DTS
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Information Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
1 5 (27.78%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 2 (11.11%) SCSM
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp