The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 303 240 334
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +94
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 123 252 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 1.20% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.24% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 111 219 99
Median salary £47,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16934 20356 20992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14151 17066 16412
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the South East

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the South East

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire -1 41 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Sussex +12 16 £46,250 +10.11% 1
West Sussex -1 16 £47,000 +25.33% 2
Surrey +14 15 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Berkshire -30 14 £52,500 +28.04% 3
Oxfordshire +4 13 £41,500 +23.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Kent -19 1 £37,500 +7.14%
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 South East region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 242 (94.90%) SQL
2 241 (94.51%) SQL Server
3 138 (54.12%) T-SQL
4 123 (48.24%) Performance Tuning
5 119 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 107 (41.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 102 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 101 (39.61%) MS Excel
9 94 (36.86%) Microsoft
10 75 (29.41%) Windows
11 71 (27.84%) Finance
12 64 (25.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 62 (24.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 58 (22.75%) Replication
15 56 (21.96%) Clustering
15 56 (21.96%) ETL
16 54 (21.18%) SQL Server 2008
17 48 (18.82%) High Availability
18 46 (18.04%) Business Intelligence
19 44 (17.25%) Oracle
20 40 (15.69%) Windows Server
21 39 (15.29%) SQL Server 2014
22 38 (14.90%) MySQL
23 37 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
23 37 (14.51%) VMware
24 33 (12.94%) SAN
24 33 (12.94%) SQL Server 2005
25 31 (12.16%) SQL Server 2016
26 30 (11.76%) PowerShell
27 29 (11.37%) IBM

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (9.02%) IIS
2 18 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.10%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) Apache
6 1 (0.39%) JBoss
6 1 (0.39%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.39%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 101 (39.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.18%) MS Office
2 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.31%) Office 365
2 10 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.75%) SaaS
4 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.94%) SAN
2 15 (5.88%) NAS
3 5 (1.96%) Firewall
4 2 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (94.51%) SQL Server
2 119 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 107 (41.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 102 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (24.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 54 (21.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (15.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 38 (14.90%) MySQL
9 33 (12.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (12.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 28 (10.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 27 (10.59%) OLTP
13 25 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (9.02%) SQL Server 2000
15 22 (8.63%) OLAP
16 18 (7.06%) DTS
17 17 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (6.27%) NoSQL
19 15 (5.88%) Data Mining
20 14 (5.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 71 (27.84%) Finance
2 20 (7.84%) Back Office
3 7 (2.75%) Games
4 6 (2.35%) Retail
5 4 (1.57%) Marketing
6 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.78%) Advertising
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.10%) .NET
1 13 (5.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 11 (4.31%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.92%) HTML
4 8 (3.14%) CSS
5 6 (2.35%) Web Services
6 5 (1.96%) jQuery
7 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.57%) Middleware
8 3 (1.18%) XHTML
8 3 (1.18%) XML
9 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.39%) JSF
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.39%) REST
9 1 (0.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (22.75%) Replication
2 56 (21.96%) Clustering
3 27 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.24%) Data Centre
5 16 (6.27%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (6.27%) Statistics
6 13 (5.10%) Reinsurance
7 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.96%) HACMP
8 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Licensing
9 4 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.57%) EFT
10 2 (0.78%) Blog
10 2 (0.78%) Fintech
11 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.39%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (29.41%) Windows
2 40 (15.69%) Windows Server
3 21 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.06%) Linux
5 14 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.31%) Unix
7 9 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.96%) AIX
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (48.24%) Performance Tuning
2 64 (25.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (21.96%) ETL
4 48 (18.82%) High Availability
5 46 (18.04%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (10.98%) ITIL
7 27 (10.59%) Performance Monitoring
8 24 (9.41%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (7.84%) Data Transformation
10 19 (7.45%) Project Management
11 15 (5.88%) Open Source
12 12 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (4.71%) Database Security
13 11 (4.31%) Database Mirroring
13 11 (4.31%) Security Management
14 10 (3.92%) Business Continuity
14 10 (3.92%) Data Modelling
15 9 (3.53%) Data Management
15 9 (3.53%) MVC
16 8 (3.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 242 (94.90%) SQL
2 138 (54.12%) T-SQL
3 30 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 12 (4.71%) C#
5 10 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.75%) VBA
7 6 (2.35%) VB
8 5 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.96%) Python
9 4 (1.57%) C
10 1 (0.39%) Java
10 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.80%) Degree
3 20 (7.84%) MCSA
4 15 (5.88%) MCITP
5 14 (5.49%) MCSE
6 12 (4.71%) MCTS
7 9 (3.53%) MCDBA
8 8 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.96%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.96%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (9.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.96%) SCOM
3 3 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (36.86%) Microsoft
2 44 (17.25%) Oracle
3 37 (14.51%) VMware
4 29 (11.37%) IBM
5 11 (4.31%) Citrix
6 7 (2.75%) EMC
7 6 (2.35%) NetApp
8 5 (1.96%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.96%) Cognos
8 5 (1.96%) CommVault
8 5 (1.96%) RedGate
8 5 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.96%) Sophos
8 5 (1.96%) Tableau
9 4 (1.57%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.57%) Informatica
9 4 (1.57%) Netezza
10 3 (1.18%) Sybase
11 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.78%) HP
Surrey
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago