The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 131 126 138
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 8 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.79% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.83% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 10
Average salary £47,500 £68,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.65% +92.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
SQL Server 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
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Reading region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Reading

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (61.54%) Replication
3 16 (61.54%) Clustering
4 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 8 (30.77%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) VBScript
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) SQL CLR
7 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) High Availability
8 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (15.38%) ETL
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Optimisation
9 3 (11.54%) HP
9 3 (11.54%) OLTP
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) QA
9 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (11.54%) OpenStack

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (19.23%) SQL CLR
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.54%) OLTP
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) MS Access
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Clustering
1 16 (61.54%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (15.38%) ETL
2 4 (15.38%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Optimisation
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Vertica
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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