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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 281 299 252
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 104 154 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.81% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.84% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 91 148 221
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
14253 18412 19904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.69% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11816 15811 16285
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +64 30 £55,000 +7.31%
East Sussex +27 27 £42,500 +8.28% 2
Hampshire -12 19 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Kent +14 15 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Berkshire +10 7 £55,000 +29.41% 2
West Sussex +8 4 £33,750 -20.58% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £42,500 +6.25%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 217 (97.31%) SQL Server
2 215 (96.41%) SQL
3 142 (63.68%) T-SQL
4 139 (62.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 138 (61.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 120 (53.81%) Performance Tuning
7 104 (46.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 88 (39.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 80 (35.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 80 (35.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 77 (34.53%) Microsoft
11 70 (31.39%) Replication
12 69 (30.94%) Windows
13 67 (30.04%) Disaster Recovery
14 63 (28.25%) High Availability
15 60 (26.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 53 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
17 52 (23.32%) Clustering
18 51 (22.87%) ETL
19 48 (21.52%) MS Excel
20 42 (18.83%) Finance
21 41 (18.39%) SQL Server 2005
22 38 (17.04%) Microsoft Certification
22 38 (17.04%) Windows Server
23 36 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
24 35 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
25 34 (15.25%) ITIL
25 34 (15.25%) IIS
26 32 (14.35%) MCSA
26 32 (14.35%) Analytical Skills

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 34 (15.25%) IIS
2 16 (7.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 48 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.59%) Office 365
3 7 (3.14%) IaaS
3 7 (3.14%) PaaS
3 7 (3.14%) SaaS
4 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.14%) Intranet
2 2 (0.90%) NAS
2 2 (0.90%) SAN
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (97.31%) SQL Server
2 139 (62.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 138 (61.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 104 (46.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 88 (39.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 80 (35.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (35.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 60 (26.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 41 (18.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (13.45%) SQL Server 2016
11 22 (9.87%) MySQL
12 18 (8.07%) OLTP
13 17 (7.62%) Data Mining
14 15 (6.73%) NoSQL
14 15 (6.73%) OLAP
15 12 (5.38%) DTS
16 10 (4.48%) Hadoop
17 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2000
18 5 (2.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (8.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 42 (18.83%) Finance
2 17 (7.62%) Marketing
3 15 (6.73%) Advertising
4 10 (4.48%) Back Office
5 7 (3.14%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.24%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.79%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.14%) .NET
2 3 (1.35%) MSMQ
3 2 (0.90%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (31.39%) Replication
2 52 (23.32%) Clustering
3 32 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.48%) Reinsurance
6 8 (3.59%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (3.14%) Fintech
8 3 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (30.94%) Windows
2 38 (17.04%) Windows Server
3 36 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (7.62%) Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Unix
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (53.81%) Performance Tuning
2 67 (30.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 63 (28.25%) High Availability
4 53 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (22.87%) ETL
6 34 (15.25%) ITIL
7 30 (13.45%) Statistics
8 26 (11.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 18 (8.07%) Database Security
10 16 (7.17%) Migration
11 13 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (5.83%) Network Load Balancing
12 12 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (5.38%) Database Mirroring
13 11 (4.93%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.48%) Business Continuity
14 10 (4.48%) Data Transformation
14 10 (4.48%) Database Tuning
14 10 (4.48%) SDLC
15 9 (4.04%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 215 (96.41%) SQL
2 142 (63.68%) T-SQL
3 25 (11.21%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.59%) C#
5 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.35%) C++
6 3 (1.35%) Java
6 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.90%) C
7 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (17.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (14.35%) MCSA
3 13 (5.83%) Degree
3 13 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (4.04%) MCITP
5 8 (3.59%) MCSE
5 8 (3.59%) MCTS
6 2 (0.90%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.90%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) QA
2 7 (3.14%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.14%) SLA
3 3 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (1.79%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 77 (34.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.28%) Facebook
2 14 (6.28%) VMware
3 9 (4.04%) SolarWinds
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle
5 5 (2.24%) IBM
6 4 (1.79%) Splunk
6 4 (1.79%) Tableau
7 2 (0.90%) Cognos
8 1 (0.45%) NetApp
8 1 (0.45%) Remedy
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training, and private health insur
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Waterlooville
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Salary: £35000 - £360045 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Alton
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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Kent
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