The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 97 139 127
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.19% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 17
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -30.65%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1190 1936 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.12% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1537 1579
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (70.00%) High Availability
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (50.00%) MCSE
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (40.00%) MCSA
8 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
9 2 (20.00%) Windows
9 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (10.00%) MCITP
10 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (10.00%) C#
10 1 (10.00%) ITIL
10 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
10 1 (10.00%) .NET
10 1 (10.00%) MySQL

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (10.00%) MySQL
8 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle