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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 116 136 128
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 21 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.96% 0.040% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.043% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 11
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
2047 2327 2168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 92.16% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1656 1726
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (53.57%) Replication
4 15 (53.57%) Clustering
4 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
5 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Banking
8 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 7 (25.00%) OLTP
9 7 (25.00%) HP
9 7 (25.00%) VBScript
9 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 7 (25.00%) QA
9 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 7 (25.00%) SQL CLR
9 7 (25.00%) Vertica
10 5 (17.86%) Windows
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (14.29%) ETL
12 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (25.00%) OLTP
3 7 (25.00%) SQL CLR
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (7.14%) MS Access
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
1 8 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Replication
1 15 (53.57%) Clustering
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
5 1 (3.57%) B2B
5 1 (3.57%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
3 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 7 (25.00%) VBScript
5 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) MCITP
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) HP
2 7 (25.00%) Vertica
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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