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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 262 236 244
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 195 245 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.95% 1.07% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.13% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 167 206 193
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
19496 21624 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.32% 94.87% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15797 17555 17293
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 £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Hampshire +16 73 £42,500 +1.19% 4
Surrey -1 30 £52,500 +22.09% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 25 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Sussex +13 23 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Kent -12 18 £53,750 +7.50%
Berkshire -8 16 £35,000 -15.15% 3
East Sussex -4 7 £42,000 -6.66% 1
Oxfordshire -9 2 £45,000 +6.50% 6
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 382 (95.02%) SQL Server
2 337 (83.83%) SQL
3 266 (66.17%) T-SQL
4 217 (53.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 206 (51.24%) Performance Tuning
6 160 (39.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 159 (39.55%) Microsoft
8 154 (38.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 145 (36.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 145 (36.07%) Clustering
10 129 (32.09%) Windows
11 112 (27.86%) MS Excel
12 110 (27.36%) Business Intelligence
13 100 (24.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 97 (24.13%) Replication
15 92 (22.89%) Capacity Planning
16 91 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
17 84 (20.90%) SQL Server 2005
18 78 (19.40%) Finance
19 56 (13.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 51 (12.69%) Performance Monitoring
20 51 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
21 50 (12.44%) Relational Database
22 49 (12.19%) RDBMS
23 41 (10.20%) Migration
24 39 (9.70%) .NET
25 36 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
25 36 (8.96%) Database Security
25 36 (8.96%) PowerShell
26 35 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 25 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.98%) IIS
3 13 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.00%) Apache
4 4 (1.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.50%) SAS
5 2 (0.50%) JBoss
5 2 (0.50%) WordPress
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 112 (27.86%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.99%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.74%) SaaS
2 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.75%) Office 365
4 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.23%) Internet
2 9 (2.24%) DNS
3 7 (1.74%) Firewall
4 6 (1.49%) SAN
5 5 (1.24%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.24%) VPN
6 1 (0.25%) Network Security
6 1 (0.25%) NAS
6 1 (0.25%) LAN
6 1 (0.25%) WAN
6 1 (0.25%) SMTP
6 1 (0.25%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (95.02%) SQL Server
2 217 (53.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 160 (39.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 154 (38.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 145 (36.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 100 (24.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 91 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
8 84 (20.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 56 (13.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 50 (12.44%) Relational Database
11 49 (12.19%) RDBMS
12 26 (6.47%) MySQL
13 25 (6.22%) SQL Server 2000
14 18 (4.48%) OLTP
14 18 (4.48%) DTS
15 10 (2.49%) MongoDB
16 9 (2.24%) Oracle Database
17 7 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
18 6 (1.49%) OLAP
19 5 (1.24%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 14 (3.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 78 (19.40%) Finance
2 13 (3.23%) Marketing
3 5 (1.24%) Banking
4 4 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.00%) Publishing
5 3 (0.75%) Advertising
6 2 (0.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.70%) .NET
2 11 (2.74%) XML
3 7 (1.74%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.49%) HTML
5 5 (1.24%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.24%) RSS
6 4 (1.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.00%) CSS
6 4 (1.00%) Ajax
7 2 (0.50%) LAMP
8 1 (0.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 145 (36.07%) Clustering
2 97 (24.13%) Replication
3 51 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.49%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.99%) Social Network
7 5 (1.24%) Wiki
8 4 (1.00%) BBC
8 4 (1.00%) Social Media
9 3 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.75%) EFT
10 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.50%) Life Science
11 1 (0.25%) CMDB
11 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.25%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 129 (32.09%) Windows
2 20 (4.98%) Linux
3 14 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (3.48%) UNIX
4 13 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.50%) AIX
6 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (51.24%) Performance Tuning
2 110 (27.36%) Business Intelligence
3 92 (22.89%) Capacity Planning
4 51 (12.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 41 (10.20%) Migration
6 36 (8.96%) Database Security
7 35 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 34 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (7.21%) ETL
10 27 (6.72%) Data Migration
10 27 (6.72%) Data Protection
11 24 (5.97%) Change Management
11 24 (5.97%) Database Mirroring
12 21 (5.22%) ITIL
12 21 (5.22%) Release Management
12 21 (5.22%) Database Tuning
12 21 (5.22%) Change Control
13 17 (4.23%) Data Modelling
14 16 (3.98%) Data Management
15 12 (2.99%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 337 (83.83%) SQL
2 266 (66.17%) T-SQL
3 36 (8.96%) PowerShell
4 19 (4.73%) C#
5 12 (2.99%) VB.NET
5 12 (2.99%) VBScript
6 10 (2.49%) Perl
7 7 (1.74%) Java
8 6 (1.49%) PHP
8 6 (1.49%) VB
9 4 (1.00%) C++
9 4 (1.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.75%) Korn
10 3 (0.75%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.75%) Python
10 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.50%) C
12 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (4.98%) Degree
3 13 (3.23%) MCITP
4 7 (1.74%) MCTS
5 6 (1.49%) MCSA
6 5 (1.24%) MCDBA
6 5 (1.24%) MCSE
7 2 (0.50%) MCP
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (5.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.50%) SCOM
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.25%) Foglight
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 159 (39.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.22%) Oracle
3 12 (2.99%) Facebook
4 11 (2.74%) IBM
4 11 (2.74%) Cognos
5 10 (2.49%) VMware
6 8 (1.99%) Red Gate
6 8 (1.99%) Twitter
7 5 (1.24%) Google
7 5 (1.24%) Sybase
8 4 (1.00%) Sony
8 4 (1.00%) Apple
8 4 (1.00%) Endeca
8 4 (1.00%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.50%) Citrix
9 2 (0.50%) BMC
10 1 (0.25%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.25%) Vertica
10 1 (0.25%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) MicroStrategy
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