The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 76 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.13% 0.15% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
SQL Server 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
712 653 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.05% 95.89% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 663 583 556
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £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 Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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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 - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server DBA
East Midlands

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
3 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 8 (72.73%) PowerPivot
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Power View
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
6 2 (18.18%) SCSM
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) SCOM
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) PowerPivot
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) DTS
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
1 2 (18.18%) SCSM
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft