The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 150 140 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 13 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.68% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £39,400 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £48,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3452 3075 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.41% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2020 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -13 8 £42,500 -10.52%
Glasgow -22 4 £32,500 -25.71% 5
Aberdeen +10 1 - -
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 19 (67.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (57.14%) C#
7 15 (53.57%) HTML
8 14 (50.00%) ITIL
8 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 13 (46.43%) Information Security
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
12 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (14.29%) Clustering
14 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (10.71%) DTS
14 3 (10.71%) ETL
14 3 (10.71%) .NET
14 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
15 2 (7.14%) Database Security

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (67.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.71%) DTS
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
8 2 (7.14%) OLAP
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.57%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (3.57%) OLTP
9 1 (3.57%) DB2
9 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) WinForms
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
3 1 (3.57%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Information Security
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
5 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) Database Security
7 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) OCP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Remedy
2 1 (3.57%) BMC
2 1 (3.57%) Sybase
Scotland
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago