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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 301 252 239
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 131 238 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 1.12% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.15% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 120 203 223
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
17678 20627 22681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.93% 97.08% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15070 16793 18322
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 30 June 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 June 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 +19 34 £46,000 - 3
Berkshire -5 22 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex +13 20 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 17 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire -40 15 £47,500 +11.76% 3
West Sussex -29 9 £44,500 +4.70% 2
Oxfordshire -9 8 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Kent +1 5 £26,000 -43.78%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (92.75%) SQL
2 224 (85.50%) SQL Server
3 130 (49.62%) Performance Tuning
4 109 (41.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 103 (39.31%) T-SQL
6 99 (37.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 90 (34.35%) Microsoft
8 84 (32.06%) Oracle
9 81 (30.92%) MS Excel
10 72 (27.48%) Finance
11 63 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
12 60 (22.90%) Windows
13 54 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
14 53 (20.23%) Replication
14 53 (20.23%) SQL Server 2008
15 49 (18.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 49 (18.70%) Oracle Database
15 49 (18.70%) High Availability
16 48 (18.32%) Disaster Recovery
17 39 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
18 38 (14.50%) ITIL
19 36 (13.74%) Clustering
20 35 (13.36%) Relational Database
21 34 (12.98%) Unix
22 30 (11.45%) ETL
22 30 (11.45%) Linux
23 28 (10.69%) SQL Server 2005
24 27 (10.31%) Oracle Database 11g
24 27 (10.31%) Windows Server
25 26 (9.92%) RDBMS

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 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.58%) IIS
3 8 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (3.05%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.91%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.53%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.38%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.38%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.38%) SAS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 81 (30.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.53%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.96%) SaaS
2 10 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.91%) IaaS
4 5 (1.91%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.54%) SAN
2 10 (3.82%) NAS
3 5 (1.91%) LAN
3 5 (1.91%) WAN
4 4 (1.53%) iSCSI
4 4 (1.53%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.15%) Firewall
6 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (85.50%) SQL Server
2 109 (41.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 99 (37.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 53 (20.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (18.70%) Oracle Database
6 49 (18.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 35 (13.36%) Relational Database
9 28 (10.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (10.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (9.92%) RDBMS
12 21 (8.02%) MySQL
13 19 (7.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 17 (6.49%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (5.73%) SQL Server 2000
17 14 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
18 12 (4.58%) Data Mining
19 9 (3.44%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.53%) 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
General
1 72 (27.48%) Finance
2 12 (4.58%) Marketing
3 11 (4.20%) Back Office
4 7 (2.67%) Legal
5 5 (1.91%) Banking
5 5 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.15%) Electronics
7 3 (1.15%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.49%) .NET
2 16 (6.11%) Middleware
3 9 (3.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.05%) CSS
4 8 (3.05%) HTML
4 8 (3.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (3.05%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 5 (1.91%) jQuery
5 5 (1.91%) XML
6 4 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.15%) XHTML
8 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.38%) COM
8 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.38%) JSF
8 1 (0.38%) Web Services
8 1 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.23%) Replication
2 36 (13.74%) Clustering
3 15 (5.73%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.34%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.44%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.44%) Statistics
7 6 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.53%) EFT
9 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.15%) HACMP
9 3 (1.15%) iPad
9 3 (1.15%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.90%) Windows
2 34 (12.98%) Unix
3 30 (11.45%) Linux
4 27 (10.31%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.53%) AIX
9 2 (0.76%) CentOS
9 2 (0.76%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (49.62%) Performance Tuning
2 54 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (18.70%) High Availability
4 48 (18.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (14.50%) ITIL
6 30 (11.45%) ETL
7 25 (9.54%) Capacity Planning
7 25 (9.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (5.73%) Migration
10 13 (4.96%) Security Management
11 12 (4.58%) CRM
11 12 (4.58%) Data Protection
11 12 (4.58%) Database Mirroring
11 12 (4.58%) Open Source
12 11 (4.20%) Database Security
13 10 (3.82%) Data Security
13 10 (3.82%) Database Tuning
14 9 (3.44%) MVC
14 9 (3.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (92.75%) SQL
2 103 (39.31%) T-SQL
3 25 (9.54%) PL/SQL
4 16 (6.11%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.58%) C#
5 12 (4.58%) Java
6 11 (4.20%) Perl
6 11 (4.20%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.05%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.67%) Python
9 6 (2.29%) C
10 5 (1.91%) VB
10 5 (1.91%) VBA
11 4 (1.53%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.53%) VBScript
12 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (8.02%) Degree
3 18 (6.87%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (6.49%) OCP
5 10 (3.82%) MCDBA
5 10 (3.82%) MCSE
6 7 (2.67%) MCITP
7 6 (2.29%) MCSA
7 6 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.29%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.53%) MCTS
9 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.05%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.67%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (7.63%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (6.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (3.05%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (3.05%) SCOM
3 5 (1.91%) SCCM
4 4 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.15%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.38%) Foglight
Vendors
1 90 (34.35%) Microsoft
2 84 (32.06%) Oracle
3 15 (5.73%) IBM
4 14 (5.34%) VMware
5 5 (1.91%) Citrix
5 5 (1.91%) SAP
6 4 (1.53%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.15%) EMC
7 3 (1.15%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.15%) Sybase
8 2 (0.76%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.76%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.76%) HP
8 2 (0.76%) IFS
8 2 (0.76%) Informatica
8 2 (0.76%) Netezza
8 2 (0.76%) RedGate
9 1 (0.38%) Dell
9 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.38%) Sage
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40-60K
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £48000 - £50000 Per Annum +Oncall +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago