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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 291 254 272
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 114 253 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 1.16% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.20% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 102 230 185
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
15646 21143 21433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.06% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13044 17856 17076
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Surrey +5 23 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Sussex +37 19 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire -16 19 £40,000 -4.01% 1
East Sussex +40 16 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire -37 14 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 12 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +24 8 £39,500 -3.65% 1
Kent -5 3 £67,500 +92.85%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 235 (97.92%) SQL Server
2 227 (94.58%) SQL
3 148 (61.67%) T-SQL
4 140 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 123 (51.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 117 (48.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 115 (47.92%) Performance Tuning
8 82 (34.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 79 (32.92%) Microsoft
10 78 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 76 (31.67%) MS Excel
12 74 (30.83%) Windows
13 68 (28.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 62 (25.83%) SQL Server 2014
15 61 (25.42%) Replication
16 56 (23.33%) High Availability
17 53 (22.08%) Clustering
17 53 (22.08%) Finance
18 47 (19.58%) SQL Server 2005
19 44 (18.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 43 (17.92%) ETL
20 43 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
22 39 (16.25%) Windows Server
23 36 (15.00%) MCSA
23 36 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
24 35 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
25 34 (14.17%) VMware
26 33 (13.75%) MySQL
27 30 (12.50%) PowerShell

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 29 (12.08%) IIS
2 12 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) JBoss
4 1 (0.42%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 76 (31.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.58%) Office 365
2 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.08%) IaaS
3 5 (2.08%) PaaS
3 5 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.50%) SAN
2 7 (2.92%) NAS
3 5 (2.08%) Firewall
4 2 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (97.92%) SQL Server
2 140 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 123 (51.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 117 (48.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 82 (34.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 78 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 62 (25.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 47 (19.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 44 (18.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 36 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 33 (13.75%) MySQL
12 26 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (10.00%) OLTP
14 20 (8.33%) OLAP
14 20 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (7.08%) DTS
16 14 (5.83%) Data Mining
16 14 (5.83%) NoSQL
17 13 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 53 (22.08%) Finance
2 15 (6.25%) Back Office
3 7 (2.92%) Advertising
3 7 (2.92%) Games
3 7 (2.92%) Marketing
4 5 (2.08%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.92%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 5 (2.08%) Web Services
3 4 (1.67%) .NET
4 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.83%) HTML
5 1 (0.42%) Middleware
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.42%) Replication
2 53 (22.08%) Clustering
3 35 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.92%) Computer Science
5 18 (7.50%) Data Centre
5 18 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (7.50%) Statistics
6 15 (6.25%) Reinsurance
7 6 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (2.08%) HACMP
8 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Licensing
9 2 (0.83%) Blog
9 2 (0.83%) Fintech
10 1 (0.42%) EFT
10 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.42%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (30.83%) Windows
2 39 (16.25%) Windows Server
3 26 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.42%) Linux
6 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.83%) AIX
7 2 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (47.92%) Performance Tuning
2 68 (28.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (23.33%) High Availability
4 43 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (17.92%) ETL
5 27 (11.25%) ITIL
6 19 (7.92%) Data Transformation
7 15 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 15 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 14 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (5.42%) Data Analysis
9 13 (5.42%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (5.00%) Project Management
11 11 (4.58%) Database Security
12 10 (4.17%) Migration
13 9 (3.75%) Open Source
14 8 (3.33%) Logical Data Model
14 8 (3.33%) Scrum
14 8 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 227 (94.58%) SQL
2 148 (61.67%) T-SQL
3 30 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.67%) C#
5 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.83%) VBA
6 1 (0.42%) C
6 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (15.00%) MCSA
3 19 (7.92%) Degree
4 15 (6.25%) MCITP
5 14 (5.83%) MCTS
6 13 (5.42%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (4.17%) MCSE
8 2 (0.83%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.92%) QA
2 5 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.08%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 79 (32.92%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.17%) VMware
3 20 (8.33%) Oracle
4 19 (7.92%) IBM
5 8 (3.33%) Citrix
6 7 (2.92%) Cognos
6 7 (2.92%) NetApp
7 6 (2.50%) EMC
8 5 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.08%) CommVault
8 5 (2.08%) Facebook
8 5 (2.08%) RedGate
8 5 (2.08%) SolarWinds
8 5 (2.08%) Sophos
8 5 (2.08%) Tableau
9 2 (0.83%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.83%) Informatica
9 2 (0.83%) Netezza
10 1 (0.42%) Remedy
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and on-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 25 days ago