The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 245 342 201
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -141
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 213 111 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 0.50% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.53% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 178 90 238
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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
Berkshire +57 58 £40,000 -15.78% 10
Hampshire +20 46 £45,000 -12.19% 9
West Sussex +21 28 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Surrey +8 26 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Kent +20 23 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East Sussex +31 19 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -18 9 £28,500 -38.37% 6
Oxfordshire -3 5 £33,500 -23.42% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 384 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 353 (86.52%) SQL
3 225 (55.15%) T-SQL
4 212 (51.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 187 (45.83%) Performance Tuning
6 156 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 146 (35.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 145 (35.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 145 (35.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 124 (30.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 110 (26.96%) Clustering
11 108 (26.47%) Windows
12 100 (24.51%) MS Excel
13 98 (24.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 92 (22.55%) Data Warehouse
15 91 (22.30%) Business Intelligence
16 85 (20.83%) Replication
17 79 (19.36%) Capacity Planning
18 77 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
19 69 (16.91%) Finance
20 59 (14.46%) ETL
21 45 (11.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 44 (10.78%) Migration
23 42 (10.29%) PowerShell
23 42 (10.29%) Relational Database
24 39 (9.56%) Change Management
24 39 (9.56%) RDBMS
25 38 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
26 37 (9.07%) Data Migration
27 36 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (3.92%) IIS
2 13 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.74%) Apache
4 3 (0.74%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.49%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.25%) WordPress
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 100 (24.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.21%) MS Office
3 7 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.98%) SaaS
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.41%) Internet
2 8 (1.96%) Firewall
3 7 (1.72%) VPN
3 7 (1.72%) DNS
4 5 (1.23%) LAN
4 5 (1.23%) WAN
4 5 (1.23%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.49%) SMTP
5 2 (0.49%) SAN
6 1 (0.25%) DMZ
6 1 (0.25%) PPP
6 1 (0.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 212 (51.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 146 (35.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 145 (35.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 145 (35.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 124 (30.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 98 (24.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 92 (22.55%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (11.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 42 (10.29%) Relational Database
10 39 (9.56%) RDBMS
11 36 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
12 30 (7.35%) OLTP
13 22 (5.39%) MS Access
14 12 (2.94%) Oracle Database
15 11 (2.70%) SQL CLR
16 10 (2.45%) MySQL
16 10 (2.45%) DTS
17 7 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
17 7 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (3.43%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.25%) Toad
4 1 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 69 (16.91%) Finance
2 9 (2.21%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.21%) Retail
3 8 (1.96%) Banking
4 7 (1.72%) Advertising
4 7 (1.72%) Law
5 5 (1.23%) Marketing
6 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.11%) .NET
2 7 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.47%) CSS
3 6 (1.47%) XML
4 5 (1.23%) RSS
4 5 (1.23%) HTML
5 4 (0.98%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.25%) WSH
6 1 (0.25%) Middleware
6 1 (0.25%) Web Services
6 1 (0.25%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 110 (26.96%) Clustering
2 85 (20.83%) Replication
3 31 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.66%) Data Centre
5 17 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.21%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.23%) Wiki
7 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.98%) BBC
8 4 (0.98%) EFT
8 4 (0.98%) Social Media
8 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.74%) FMCG
10 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.25%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 108 (26.47%) Windows
2 18 (4.41%) Linux
2 18 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (4.17%) UNIX
4 15 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.74%) Debian
7 2 (0.49%) AIX
8 1 (0.25%) Solaris
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (45.83%) Performance Tuning
2 91 (22.30%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (19.36%) Capacity Planning
4 77 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 59 (14.46%) ETL
6 44 (10.78%) Migration
7 39 (9.56%) Change Management
8 37 (9.07%) Data Migration
9 27 (6.62%) ITIL
10 24 (5.88%) High Availability
10 24 (5.88%) Release Management
11 23 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (4.90%) Database Mirroring
14 16 (3.92%) Data Protection
15 15 (3.68%) Database Security
16 13 (3.19%) Server Building
17 12 (2.94%) Data Management
17 12 (2.94%) Data Modelling
18 11 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 353 (86.52%) SQL
2 225 (55.15%) T-SQL
3 42 (10.29%) PowerShell
4 14 (3.43%) VBScript
5 13 (3.19%) C#
6 11 (2.70%) VB
7 9 (2.21%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.96%) VBA
9 6 (1.47%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.23%) Perl
11 3 (0.74%) Java
11 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.49%) Python
12 2 (0.49%) C
12 2 (0.49%) PHP
13 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.25%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 38 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (5.88%) Degree
3 16 (3.92%) MCITP
4 11 (2.70%) MCTS
5 8 (1.96%) MCSA
6 7 (1.72%) MCSE
7 5 (1.23%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.49%) MCP
9 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.43%) SLA
2 8 (1.96%) QA
3 6 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.23%) SCCM
2 2 (0.49%) SCOM
2 2 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.25%) Foglight
3 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 156 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.62%) Oracle
3 13 (3.19%) Cognos
3 13 (3.19%) IBM
4 8 (1.96%) VMware
5 7 (1.72%) Red Gate
5 7 (1.72%) Vertica
5 7 (1.72%) HP
6 6 (1.47%) Facebook
7 5 (1.23%) Sybase
7 5 (1.23%) Google
8 4 (0.98%) Yahoo!
8 4 (0.98%) Apple
8 4 (0.98%) Sony
9 2 (0.49%) BMC
10 1 (0.25%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.25%) Veritas
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.25%) Jaspersoft
West Sussex
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 60000
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Free Parking + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + 25 days holiday + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 27-30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago