The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 124 145
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 1.06% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.11% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 8
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £30,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2167 2791 2951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.01% 95.68% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1841 1939
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Scotland

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Scotland

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Glasgow +19 4 £36,500 -3.94% 2
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, SQL 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 Scotland region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Replication
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) MCSE
8 4 (17.39%) MCSA
8 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (8.70%) S-PLUS
10 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) MySQL
10 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
10 2 (8.70%) High Availability
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.70%) MySQL
8 1 (4.35%) DTS
8 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCSA
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) CommVault
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