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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 76 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.84% 0.28% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.30% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
342 337 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 96.07% 93.09% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 273 302 279
Average salary £40,000 £38,536 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% +2.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,350 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Database Security
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) DTS
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) VMware