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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 315 253 287
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 133 222 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 1.07% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.10% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 124 191 169
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £55,000 £55,000
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
17942 20114 21946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15255 16523 17462
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +28 31 £52,500 +16.66% 1
East Sussex +9 23 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Hampshire -32 23 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Buckinghamshire +20 14 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex -22 14 £44,500 +5.95% 1
Berkshire -37 13 £50,000 +17.64%
Oxfordshire -8 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Kent +7 3 £35,000 -26.31%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 243 (92.40%) SQL
2 237 (90.11%) SQL Server
3 135 (51.33%) Performance Tuning
4 114 (43.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 112 (42.59%) T-SQL
6 100 (38.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 93 (35.36%) MS Excel
8 90 (34.22%) Microsoft
9 79 (30.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 76 (28.90%) Finance
11 73 (27.76%) Windows
12 70 (26.62%) Oracle
13 56 (21.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 55 (20.91%) Replication
14 55 (20.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 54 (20.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 52 (19.77%) High Availability
17 50 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
18 48 (18.25%) Clustering
19 38 (14.45%) ITIL
20 37 (14.07%) ETL
20 37 (14.07%) SQL Server 2014
20 37 (14.07%) Windows Server
21 35 (13.31%) SQL Server 2005
22 33 (12.55%) Oracle Database
22 33 (12.55%) Relational Database
23 32 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
23 32 (12.17%) SAN
24 29 (11.03%) MySQL
25 26 (9.89%) IBM

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 19 (7.22%) IIS
1 19 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.18%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.90%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.38%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.38%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.38%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 93 (35.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.14%) MS Office
2 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.18%) SaaS
2 10 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.14%) IaaS
3 3 (1.14%) Office 365
3 3 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.17%) SAN
2 13 (4.94%) NAS
3 7 (2.66%) Firewall
4 4 (1.52%) LAN
4 4 (1.52%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.52%) WAN
5 2 (0.76%) Internet
5 2 (0.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (90.11%) SQL Server
2 114 (43.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 100 (38.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (30.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 55 (20.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 54 (20.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (14.07%) SQL Server 2014
8 35 (13.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 33 (12.55%) Oracle Database
9 33 (12.55%) Relational Database
10 29 (11.03%) MySQL
11 23 (8.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 23 (8.75%) RDBMS
11 23 (8.75%) SQL Server 2000
12 19 (7.22%) SQL Server 2016
13 18 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (6.46%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (6.46%) OLTP
15 15 (5.70%) OLAP
16 12 (4.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.38%) Ant
3 1 (0.38%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.38%) Maven
3 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (28.90%) Finance
2 14 (5.32%) Back Office
3 10 (3.80%) Marketing
4 6 (2.28%) Retail
5 4 (1.52%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.76%) Banking
6 2 (0.76%) Electronics
6 2 (0.76%) Games
6 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.08%) .NET
2 13 (4.94%) Middleware
3 11 (4.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 10 (3.80%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.42%) HTML
6 8 (3.04%) CSS
7 5 (1.90%) jQuery
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (1.90%) Web Services
8 4 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.52%) XML
9 3 (1.14%) XHTML
10 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.38%) JSF
10 1 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (20.91%) Replication
2 48 (18.25%) Clustering
3 21 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.84%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.32%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.18%) Statistics
7 9 (3.42%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.28%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.28%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.90%) HACMP
10 4 (1.52%) EFT
10 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Licensing
11 2 (0.76%) Blog
11 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.76%) Fintech
11 2 (0.76%) iPad
12 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (27.76%) Windows
2 37 (14.07%) Windows Server
3 25 (9.51%) Unix
4 22 (8.37%) Linux
5 15 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.28%) AIX
9 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (51.33%) Performance Tuning
2 56 (21.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (19.77%) High Availability
4 50 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (14.45%) ITIL
6 37 (14.07%) ETL
7 25 (9.51%) Capacity Planning
8 24 (9.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (6.08%) Project Management
10 14 (5.32%) Migration
11 13 (4.94%) Database Security
11 13 (4.94%) Open Source
12 12 (4.56%) Data Transformation
12 12 (4.56%) Database Mirroring
12 12 (4.56%) Security Management
13 11 (4.18%) CRM
13 11 (4.18%) Data Modelling
14 10 (3.80%) Data Security
14 10 (3.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (92.40%) SQL
2 112 (42.59%) T-SQL
3 20 (7.60%) PowerShell
4 16 (6.08%) PL/SQL
5 12 (4.56%) C#
6 9 (3.42%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.04%) Java
8 7 (2.66%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.28%) VB
9 6 (2.28%) VBA
10 5 (1.90%) Perl
10 5 (1.90%) Python
11 4 (1.52%) C
11 4 (1.52%) VBScript
12 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (6.84%) Degree
3 15 (5.70%) MCSA
4 13 (4.94%) MCSE
5 12 (4.56%) MCITP
6 11 (4.18%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (3.80%) OCP
8 9 (3.42%) MCDBA
8 9 (3.42%) MCTS
9 6 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.04%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (5.70%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (4.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.66%) vSphere
4 5 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (5.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (4.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (3.04%) SCOM
4 5 (1.90%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.90%) SCCM
5 3 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 90 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 70 (26.62%) Oracle
3 26 (9.89%) IBM
3 26 (9.89%) VMware
4 10 (3.80%) Citrix
5 8 (3.04%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.28%) EMC
7 5 (1.90%) Cognos
7 5 (1.90%) RedGate
8 4 (1.52%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.52%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.52%) CommVault
8 4 (1.52%) Informatica
8 4 (1.52%) NetApp
8 4 (1.52%) Netezza
8 4 (1.52%) Sophos
8 4 (1.52%) Tableau
9 3 (1.14%) Jaspersoft
9 3 (1.14%) Sybase
10 2 (0.76%) EPiServer
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
University of Portsmouth
Salary: 37768 - 46000
Posted: 12 days ago