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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 280 265 229
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 109 199 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 1.02% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.05% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 188 235
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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
14426 18941 19937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.81% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11980 16112 16185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +50 34 £55,000 +22.22%
East Sussex +39 25 £42,500 - 3
Hampshire -13 15 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 8 £46,250 +45.66%
West Sussex +14 8 £37,500 -3.22%
Kent +13 8 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Berkshire -26 6 £54,500 +28.23%
Oxfordshire +16 5 £37,500 -8.53% 2
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 221 (97.36%) SQL Server
2 219 (96.48%) SQL
3 150 (66.08%) T-SQL
4 146 (64.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 135 (59.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 116 (51.10%) Performance Tuning
7 115 (50.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 90 (39.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 85 (37.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 79 (34.80%) Microsoft
11 76 (33.48%) Windows
11 76 (33.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 74 (32.60%) SQL Server 2014
13 67 (29.52%) Replication
14 62 (27.31%) MS Excel
15 61 (26.87%) High Availability
16 56 (24.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 53 (23.35%) ETL
18 46 (20.26%) Clustering
18 46 (20.26%) Finance
19 45 (19.82%) SQL Server 2005
20 43 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
20 43 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
21 40 (17.62%) IIS
22 39 (17.18%) MCSA
22 39 (17.18%) Windows Server
23 38 (16.74%) ITIL
24 36 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
25 35 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
26 33 (14.54%) SQL Server 2016

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 40 (17.62%) IIS
2 17 (7.49%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.44%) JBoss
4 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (27.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.85%) Office 365
2 7 (3.08%) IaaS
2 7 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.08%) PaaS
2 7 (3.08%) SaaS
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.96%) SAN
2 6 (2.64%) Intranet
3 4 (1.76%) NAS
4 2 (0.88%) Firewall
5 1 (0.44%) FTP
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (97.36%) SQL Server
2 146 (64.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 135 (59.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 115 (50.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 90 (39.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 85 (37.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 74 (32.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 56 (24.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 45 (19.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 33 (14.54%) SQL Server 2016
11 31 (13.66%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (11.01%) MySQL
13 24 (10.57%) OLTP
14 18 (7.93%) Data Mining
14 18 (7.93%) OLAP
15 16 (7.05%) DTS
16 13 (5.73%) NoSQL
17 9 (3.96%) Hadoop
17 9 (3.96%) SQL Server 2000
18 6 (2.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (7.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.44%) Toad
General
1 46 (20.26%) Finance
2 14 (6.17%) Back Office
3 12 (5.29%) Marketing
4 10 (4.41%) Advertising
5 7 (3.08%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.20%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.20%) .NET
2 4 (1.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.44%) HTML
4 1 (0.44%) Middleware
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 67 (29.52%) Replication
2 46 (20.26%) Clustering
3 35 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (12.78%) Statistics
5 16 (7.05%) Computer Science
6 15 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (6.17%) Data Centre
7 14 (6.17%) Reinsurance
8 7 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.44%) Blog
10 1 (0.44%) Fintech
10 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 76 (33.48%) Windows
2 39 (17.18%) Windows Server
3 36 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.73%) Linux
6 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (51.10%) Performance Tuning
2 76 (33.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 61 (26.87%) High Availability
4 53 (23.35%) ETL
5 43 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (16.74%) ITIL
7 23 (10.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 20 (8.81%) Database Security
9 15 (6.61%) Data Transformation
9 15 (6.61%) Migration
10 14 (6.17%) Business Continuity
11 13 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (5.29%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (5.29%) Network Load Balancing
13 11 (4.85%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.41%) Data Analysis
14 10 (4.41%) Database Mirroring
15 9 (3.96%) SDLC
16 8 (3.52%) Data Management
16 8 (3.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 219 (96.48%) SQL
2 150 (66.08%) T-SQL
3 30 (13.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.20%) C#
5 2 (0.88%) C
5 2 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (17.18%) MCSA
3 18 (7.93%) Degree
4 16 (7.05%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (5.73%) MCITP
6 12 (5.29%) MCTS
7 9 (3.96%) MCSE
8 2 (0.88%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.88%) MCP
9 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.96%) QA
2 7 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (5.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 79 (34.80%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.69%) VMware
3 10 (4.41%) SolarWinds
4 9 (3.96%) Facebook
5 6 (2.64%) IBM
5 6 (2.64%) Oracle
6 4 (1.76%) Citrix
6 4 (1.76%) Cognos
6 4 (1.76%) NetApp
7 3 (1.32%) EMC
8 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.88%) CommVault
8 2 (0.88%) RedGate
8 2 (0.88%) Sophos
8 2 (0.88%) Tableau
9 1 (0.44%) Remedy
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