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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 154 157 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.40% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.42% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 19
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £34,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
2981 3536 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.51% 95.10% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2328 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Glasgow +9 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Edinburgh -1 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (40.91%) Clustering
4 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
7 6 (27.27%) OCP
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (18.18%) ERP
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) Analytics
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (13.64%) ETL
10 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.64%) CRM

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (9.09%) OLAP
8 2 (9.09%) DTS
8 2 (9.09%) OLTP
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) OCP
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
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