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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 263 217 224
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 191 255 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 1.18% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.24% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 166 227 250
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Hampshire +2 46 £42,500 +18.05% 11
Berkshire -18 34 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Sussex - 27 £55,000 -
Surrey -25 26 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Kent -45 20 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -23 14 £42,500 -5.55%
West Sussex +11 13 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Oxfordshire +3 11 £35,000 -20.00%
Sussex +7 1 £60,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 275 (95.16%) SQL Server
2 250 (86.51%) SQL
3 166 (57.44%) T-SQL
4 140 (48.44%) Microsoft
5 133 (46.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 129 (44.64%) Performance Tuning
7 122 (42.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 108 (37.37%) Windows
8 108 (37.37%) Replication
9 82 (28.37%) MS Excel
10 79 (27.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 71 (24.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 65 (22.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 56 (19.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 54 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (17.99%) SharePoint
15 52 (17.99%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (16.61%) Clustering
16 48 (16.61%) Active Directory
17 47 (16.26%) .NET
18 43 (14.88%) Degree
18 43 (14.88%) MySQL
19 41 (14.19%) Data Warehouse
19 41 (14.19%) Capacity Planning
19 41 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
20 39 (13.49%) Microsoft Certification
21 36 (12.46%) MS Access
22 34 (11.76%) Oracle
23 32 (11.07%) VB
24 31 (10.73%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 52 (17.99%) SharePoint
2 26 (9.00%) WordPress
3 12 (4.15%) IIS
4 10 (3.46%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.08%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.73%) CMS
7 4 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 82 (28.37%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.38%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.00%) Office 365
2 5 (1.73%) SaaS
3 3 (1.04%) PaaS
3 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.38%) SAN
2 3 (1.04%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (95.16%) SQL Server
2 133 (46.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 122 (42.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (27.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 71 (24.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (22.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 56 (19.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 43 (14.88%) MySQL
9 41 (14.19%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (12.46%) MS Access
11 22 (7.61%) Relational Database
12 19 (6.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 19 (6.57%) Oracle Database
13 14 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (4.15%) SSDT
15 10 (3.46%) SQLPlus
15 10 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (2.77%) MongoDB
17 7 (2.42%) MariaDB
17 7 (2.42%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 23 (7.96%) Finance
2 11 (3.81%) Marketing
3 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.38%) Advertising
4 3 (1.04%) Retail
5 2 (0.69%) Publishing
5 2 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Law
6 1 (0.35%) Back Office
6 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (16.26%) .NET
2 13 (4.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.77%) Web Services
4 7 (2.42%) XML
5 5 (1.73%) HTML
6 4 (1.38%) jQuery
6 4 (1.38%) HTML5
6 4 (1.38%) CSS3
6 4 (1.38%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.38%) LAMP
6 4 (1.38%) CSS
7 3 (1.04%) Ajax
8 2 (0.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.35%) WPF
9 1 (0.35%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.35%) WinForms
9 1 (0.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 108 (37.37%) Replication
2 54 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (16.61%) Clustering
4 31 (10.73%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.77%) Open Source
6 5 (1.73%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.38%) CMDB
7 4 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.04%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.35%) DTV
10 1 (0.35%) Social Network
10 1 (0.35%) Life Science
10 1 (0.35%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 108 (37.37%) Windows
2 26 (9.00%) Linux
3 18 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.38%) UNIX
7 3 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.04%) Solaris
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (44.64%) Performance Tuning
2 52 (17.99%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (14.19%) Capacity Planning
4 31 (10.73%) ITIL
5 28 (9.69%) Migration
5 28 (9.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 24 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (7.96%) Data Migration
8 16 (5.54%) Load Testing
9 15 (5.19%) BCP
9 15 (5.19%) Data Modelling
9 15 (5.19%) Data Protection
10 12 (4.15%) MVC
10 12 (4.15%) Data Management
11 11 (3.81%) E-Commerce
12 10 (3.46%) Database Security
13 8 (2.77%) Database Tuning
14 7 (2.42%) ETL
14 7 (2.42%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 250 (86.51%) SQL
2 166 (57.44%) T-SQL
3 32 (11.07%) VB
4 29 (10.03%) PHP
5 26 (9.00%) Python
6 18 (6.23%) PowerShell
7 16 (5.54%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.50%) C#
8 13 (4.50%) Perl
9 7 (2.42%) VBScript
10 4 (1.38%) Java
10 4 (1.38%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.38%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.04%) C++
12 2 (0.69%) VB6
13 1 (0.35%) Korn
13 1 (0.35%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.35%) VBA
13 1 (0.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 43 (14.88%) Degree
2 39 (13.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.46%) MCITP
4 7 (2.42%) MCSA
5 6 (2.08%) MCDBA
6 5 (1.73%) MCTS
6 5 (1.73%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 2 (0.69%) MCP
8 2 (0.69%) MCSE
9 1 (0.35%) OCP
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.61%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.73%) SLA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 48 (16.61%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (5.19%) Data Guard
2 10 (3.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.08%) SCOM
4 4 (1.38%) Foglight
Vendors
1 140 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (2.42%) Red Gate
4 6 (2.08%) Endeca
4 6 (2.08%) BMC
5 4 (1.38%) Citrix
5 4 (1.38%) Cognos
5 4 (1.38%) IBM
6 2 (0.69%) Sybase
6 2 (0.69%) VMware
6 2 (0.69%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) Twitter
7 1 (0.35%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.35%) Meridio
7 1 (0.35%) Avaya
7 1 (0.35%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) Primavera
7 1 (0.35%) Open Text
7 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.35%) SAP
Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Intapeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance / Bonus / Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cobham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cobham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago