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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 45 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.69% 4.51% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 4.52% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 1
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
284 376 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.95% 99.73% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 266 352 259
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (96.55%) SQL
3 22 (75.86%) T-SQL
4 18 (62.07%) High Availability
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (44.83%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (41.38%) MySQL
9 8 (27.59%) Big Data
10 7 (24.14%) Oracle
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (20.69%) VMware
11 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (20.69%) Windows
12 5 (17.24%) IIS
12 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (17.24%) NetApp
12 5 (17.24%) JBoss
12 5 (17.24%) Apache
12 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
12 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 5 (17.24%) Middleware
12 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
12 5 (17.24%) Redis
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
12 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
12 5 (17.24%) REST

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) IIS
1 5 (17.24%) JBoss
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (55.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (41.38%) MySQL
5 8 (27.59%) Big Data
6 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
7 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
7 5 (17.24%) Redis
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (6.90%) MS Access
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (17.24%) REST
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) High Availability
2 13 (44.83%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 22 (75.86%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) NetApp