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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 309 258 220
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 125 213 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 1.04% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.07% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 113 183 237
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £59,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
17799 19951 22285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.06% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15042 16057 17997
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +4 34 £47,000 -8.29% 1
Berkshire +20 29 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 22 £47,500 +26.66% 2
East Sussex +17 11 £45,000 +4.06%
Kent -16 8 £30,500 -41.90%
Hampshire -69 8 £40,500 -4.70% 1
Oxfordshire +8 7 £46,250 +15.62%
West Sussex -30 5 £45,000 -17.43% 1
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 256 (92.75%) SQL
2 231 (83.70%) SQL Server
3 126 (45.65%) Performance Tuning
4 107 (38.77%) T-SQL
5 105 (38.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 102 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 100 (36.23%) Microsoft
8 96 (34.78%) Oracle
9 74 (26.81%) MS Excel
10 72 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 70 (25.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 70 (25.36%) Finance
12 59 (21.38%) Oracle Database
13 56 (20.29%) Windows
14 52 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
15 51 (18.48%) High Availability
16 47 (17.03%) Relational Database
17 46 (16.67%) Replication
18 45 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
19 44 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 43 (15.58%) ITIL
21 42 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
22 40 (14.49%) Unix
23 38 (13.77%) Oracle Database 11g
24 37 (13.41%) SQL Server 2005
25 36 (13.04%) RDBMS
26 31 (11.23%) PL/SQL
27 30 (10.87%) Linux
27 30 (10.87%) Clustering
28 29 (10.51%) ETL

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 17 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.90%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.17%) IIS
3 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.36%) SAS
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (26.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.07%) SaaS
2 10 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.17%) IaaS
3 6 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.16%) SAN
2 6 (2.17%) NAS
3 5 (1.81%) LAN
3 5 (1.81%) WAN
4 4 (1.45%) iSCSI
4 4 (1.45%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.09%) Firewall
6 2 (0.72%) Intranet
7 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.36%) Internet
7 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (83.70%) SQL Server
2 105 (38.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 102 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 70 (25.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 59 (21.38%) Oracle Database
7 47 (17.03%) Relational Database
8 44 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 42 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
10 38 (13.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 37 (13.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 36 (13.04%) RDBMS
13 24 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 23 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
15 19 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (4.35%) MySQL
17 11 (3.99%) Data Mining
17 11 (3.99%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (3.62%) SQL Server 2000
19 7 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.36%) Ant
3 1 (0.36%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.36%) Maven
General
1 70 (25.36%) Finance
2 12 (4.35%) Marketing
3 10 (3.62%) Banking
4 8 (2.90%) Back Office
4 8 (2.90%) Legal
5 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.09%) Electronics
7 3 (1.09%) Publishing
7 3 (1.09%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.33%) .NET
2 16 (5.80%) Middleware
3 9 (3.26%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (2.54%) CSS
5 7 (2.54%) HTML
6 6 (2.17%) XML
7 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.45%) jQuery
7 4 (1.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (1.09%) XHTML
9 2 (0.72%) EDI
10 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.36%) COM
10 1 (0.36%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.67%) Replication
2 30 (10.87%) Clustering
3 16 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.99%) Statistics
6 9 (3.26%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.90%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.09%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.09%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.09%) iPad
11 2 (0.72%) EFT
11 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.36%) CMDB
12 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.36%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.29%) Windows
2 40 (14.49%) Unix
3 30 (10.87%) Linux
4 29 (10.51%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) AIX
7 2 (0.72%) CentOS
7 2 (0.72%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (45.65%) Performance Tuning
2 52 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (18.48%) High Availability
4 45 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 43 (15.58%) ITIL
6 29 (10.51%) ETL
7 25 (9.06%) Capacity Planning
7 25 (9.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 20 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (6.52%) Migration
10 16 (5.80%) Database Tuning
11 13 (4.71%) Database Mirroring
11 13 (4.71%) Database Security
11 13 (4.71%) ERP
12 12 (4.35%) CRM
13 11 (3.99%) Data Protection
13 11 (3.99%) Security Management
14 10 (3.62%) Data Management
15 9 (3.26%) Data Modelling
15 9 (3.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 256 (92.75%) SQL
2 107 (38.77%) T-SQL
3 31 (11.23%) PL/SQL
4 17 (6.16%) Shell Script
5 15 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.71%) Perl
7 11 (3.99%) Java
8 10 (3.62%) C#
9 7 (2.54%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.17%) C
10 6 (2.17%) Python
11 4 (1.45%) VB
11 4 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.45%) VBA
11 4 (1.45%) VBScript
12 1 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 22 (7.97%) Degree
2 22 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.97%) OCP
3 18 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.26%) MCITP
5 8 (2.90%) MCSE
6 7 (2.54%) MCDBA
7 5 (1.81%) MCTS
8 4 (1.45%) MCSA
9 1 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.17%) SLA
2 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 23 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (3.99%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (3.26%) Data Guard
3 8 (2.90%) SCOM
4 5 (1.81%) SCCM
5 3 (1.09%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.36%) Foglight
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 100 (36.23%) Microsoft
2 96 (34.78%) Oracle
3 15 (5.43%) SAP
4 12 (4.35%) IFS
5 7 (2.54%) IBM
6 6 (2.17%) VMware
7 4 (1.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.09%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (1.09%) RedGate
8 3 (1.09%) Sage
9 2 (0.72%) Citrix
9 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.72%) HP
9 2 (0.72%) Sybase
10 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos
10 1 (0.36%) Dell
10 1 (0.36%) Informatica
10 1 (0.36%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.36%) Netezza
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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