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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
UK / Scotland
Rank 123 144 153
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 18 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.51% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 9
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -16.66%
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
2179 2840 3039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.62% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1829 1935
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,375 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 February 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 February 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
Glasgow +32 10 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Edinburgh -2 8 £45,000 -10.00% 4
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
3 16 (55.17%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (17.24%) ETL
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (17.24%) Migration
10 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
11 4 (13.79%) Replication
11 4 (13.79%) Clustering
11 4 (13.79%) MCSE
11 4 (13.79%) MCSA
11 4 (13.79%) .NET
12 3 (10.34%) CRM
12 3 (10.34%) ERP
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.34%) High Availability
12 3 (10.34%) PowerShell

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 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (6.90%) DTS
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (3.45%) Big Data
9 1 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (3.45%) MySQL
9 1 (3.45%) OLAP
9 1 (3.45%) OLTP
9 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Clustering
1 4 (13.79%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) AIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
4 5 (17.24%) ETL
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) ETL Development
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCSA
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) CommVault
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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