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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 120 124 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 19 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 0.93% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.97% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 21
Average salary £42,500 £68,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.95% +71.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1997 2271 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.20% 95.70% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1563 1592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 63 (100.00%) SQL
2 58 (92.06%) SQL Server
3 33 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (36.51%) T-SQL
6 22 (34.92%) Replication
7 20 (31.75%) Clustering
8 18 (28.57%) ITIL
8 18 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.81%) High Availability
11 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
12 13 (20.63%) Degree
12 13 (20.63%) Retail
12 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
13 12 (19.05%) Oracle
13 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
13 12 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (17.46%) SQL CLR
14 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
14 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (17.46%) VBScript
15 10 (15.87%) ERP
16 9 (14.29%) ETL
16 9 (14.29%) HP
16 9 (14.29%) SAP
16 9 (14.29%) QA
16 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
16 9 (14.29%) Vertica

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (92.06%) SQL Server
2 27 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (17.46%) SQL CLR
5 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (6.35%) OLTP
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.76%) MS Access
9 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.17%) MySQL
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 13 (20.63%) Retail
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Replication
2 20 (31.75%) Clustering
3 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.17%) Solaris
4 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (28.57%) ITIL
3 15 (23.81%) High Availability
4 12 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (15.87%) ERP
6 9 (14.29%) ETL
6 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 9 (14.29%) SQL Optimisation
7 5 (7.94%) Time Management
8 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.76%) Migration
9 2 (3.17%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.17%) Data Privacy
9 2 (3.17%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.17%) Project Management
9 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.59%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (36.51%) T-SQL
3 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
3 11 (17.46%) VBScript
4 2 (3.17%) C
4 2 (3.17%) C++
4 2 (3.17%) PHP
4 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.17%) Python
4 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
2 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) MCP
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 9 (14.29%) HP
3 9 (14.29%) IFS
3 9 (14.29%) SAP
3 9 (14.29%) Vertica
4 1 (1.59%) Epicor
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