The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 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 Database Administrator
Rank 114 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 24 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% 1.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 2
Average salary £66,750 £31,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.32% -39.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL DBA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2225 2171 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 91.64% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1655 1562
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Reading

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
3 22 (70.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (51.61%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (51.61%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
6 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
6 13 (41.94%) SQL
7 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (32.26%) Clustering
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
13 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (16.13%) Migration
13 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
14 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
14 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
14 4 (12.90%) Red Gate
14 4 (12.90%) PowerPivot
14 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Power View
14 4 (12.90%) Data Transformation
14 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
14 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (12.90%) MS Access

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (12.90%) MS Access
8 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (51.61%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (51.61%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
4 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) Data Transformation
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.23%) Database Theory
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Red Gate
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Facebook
Reading, Berkshire
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