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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 134 119 124
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 22 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 1.36% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 10
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,750 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £78,850 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2458 2365 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.13% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1783 1679
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 17 December 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
4 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
9 4 (17.39%) Web Services
9 4 (17.39%) MS Access
9 4 (17.39%) Clustering
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 4 (17.39%) Red Gate
9 4 (17.39%) PowerPivot
9 4 (17.39%) Data Transformation
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Power View
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) MS Access
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Data Transformation
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Database Theory
6 1 (4.35%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (8.70%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Red Gate
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Sybase
5 1 (4.35%) Facebook
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 70,000 + on-call allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago