The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 25 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 80 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 0.18% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
756 541 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.45% 96.43% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 684 461 489
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
South West

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Somerset

SQL DBA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Silverlight

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle