The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 97 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.39% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.41% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 20
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -37.95%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
1190 1936 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.12% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1537 1579
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (60.00%) High Availability
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (53.33%) Finance
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (33.33%) Clustering
9 5 (33.33%) MCSE
9 5 (33.33%) MCSA
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (26.67%) Replication
11 3 (20.00%) OLTP
11 3 (20.00%) Windows
11 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (20.00%) OLTP
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
9 1 (6.67%) MySQL
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (60.00%) High Availability
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCSA
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle