The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 140 139 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.83% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.87% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 11
Average salary £41,250 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL DBA
UK

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
2910 3107 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.60% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1969 2102
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +15 7 - -
Edinburgh -14 5 £34,500 -23.33% 2
Glasgow +9 3 £42,500 -10.52% 1
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 10 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
6 7 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
7 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
8 5 (22.73%) SAP
8 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
8 5 (22.73%) SLA
8 5 (22.73%) DTV
8 5 (22.73%) Service Management
8 5 (22.73%) Electronics
8 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
8 5 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (22.73%) Marketing
8 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
8 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (18.18%) C#
9 4 (18.18%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 3 (13.64%) .NET

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.55%) DTS
7 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.55%) OLAP
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Electronics
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) DTV
1 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) SUSE
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
4 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
4 5 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) XQuery
5 2 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) NFS
1 1 (4.55%) Samba
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
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