The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 139 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.51% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 13
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2169 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.21% 94.43% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1727 1749
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 4 (25.00%) Migration
8 4 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (18.75%) MCTS
9 3 (18.75%) Replication
9 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (18.75%) MCSE
9 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
9 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
9 3 (18.75%) SAP
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
9 3 (18.75%) Degree

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (18.75%) QlikView
5 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) MS Access
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) MDX
2 2 (12.50%) SAP XI
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Database Security
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 3 (18.75%) MCTS
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) HP