The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 72 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 4 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.94% 2.90% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 3.13% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Average salary £56,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SQL Server 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
401 416 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.58% 92.65% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 312 374 290
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server DBA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) DTS

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) DTS
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Database Security
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL