The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 46 64 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.34% 1.29% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.37% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Average salary £62,500 £54,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.67% +55.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SQL DBA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 439 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 91.25% 94.41% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 230 374 308
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) T-SQL
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (61.90%) Clustering
6 12 (57.14%) Replication
7 11 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (42.86%) Facebook
9 6 (28.57%) Windows
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) Twitter
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (23.81%) Social Network
10 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (19.05%) Yahoo!
11 4 (19.05%) Google
11 4 (19.05%) Social Media
11 4 (19.05%) Sony
11 4 (19.05%) BBC
11 4 (19.05%) .NET
11 4 (19.05%) Apple
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
12 3 (14.29%) Active Directory

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) DTS
7 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Clustering
2 12 (57.14%) Replication
3 5 (23.81%) Social Network
4 4 (19.05%) Social Media
4 4 (19.05%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Database Security
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Facebook
2 5 (23.81%) Twitter
3 4 (19.05%) Apple
3 4 (19.05%) Sony
3 4 (19.05%) Yahoo!
3 4 (19.05%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle