The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 358 275 329
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 99 160 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.72% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.76% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79 144 107
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21686 21057 22161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17392 17379 18939
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the South East region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the South East

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in the South East

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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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 -11 30 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Oxfordshire +5 15 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Surrey -15 13 £42,500 +21.42%
Buckinghamshire +14 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Berkshire -5 11 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Kent -36 9 £55,000 -
East Sussex -13 6 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 4 £55,000 -
West Sussex -9 2 £42,500 -5.55%
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 231 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 196 (84.85%) SQL
3 150 (64.94%) T-SQL
4 125 (54.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 122 (52.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 109 (47.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 109 (47.19%) Microsoft
7 87 (37.66%) MS Excel
8 83 (35.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 80 (34.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 79 (34.20%) Performance Tuning
11 77 (33.33%) Windows
12 66 (28.57%) Clustering
13 61 (26.41%) SQL Server 2005
14 57 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
15 55 (23.81%) Replication
16 51 (22.08%) Oracle
17 40 (17.32%) Data Warehouse
18 35 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
18 35 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
19 33 (14.29%) Oracle Database
19 33 (14.29%) Database Security
20 32 (13.85%) Degree
21 31 (13.42%) .NET
22 28 (12.12%) Linux
22 28 (12.12%) PowerShell
23 27 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
24 25 (10.82%) Oracle Database 11g
25 24 (10.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 24 (10.39%) MCDBA

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.93%) IIS
2 12 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.16%) WordPress
4 4 (1.73%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 87 (37.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.30%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) Summit
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) Office 365
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.66%) SAN
2 18 (7.79%) VPN
3 14 (6.06%) DNS
4 11 (4.76%) Firewall
5 8 (3.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (3.46%) iSCSI
6 7 (3.03%) LAN
6 7 (3.03%) WAN
7 3 (1.30%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.87%) DHCP
8 2 (0.87%) HTTP
9 1 (0.43%) NAS
9 1 (0.43%) DMZ
9 1 (0.43%) Intranet
9 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 125 (54.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 122 (52.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 109 (47.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 83 (35.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 80 (34.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 61 (26.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 40 (17.32%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 25 (10.82%) Oracle Database 11g
11 24 (10.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (9.52%) Relational Database
13 16 (6.93%) OLAP
14 15 (6.49%) RDBMS
15 13 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (4.76%) DTS
17 8 (3.46%) MySQL
18 7 (3.03%) NoSQL
18 7 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
19 6 (2.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (9.52%) Finance
2 6 (2.60%) Games
3 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.73%) Banking
5 3 (1.30%) Marketing
5 3 (1.30%) Music Industry
5 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.42%) .NET
2 6 (2.60%) Web Services
3 4 (1.73%) HTML
3 4 (1.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.87%) SOAP
5 2 (0.87%) XML
5 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.87%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.87%) jQuery
5 2 (0.87%) JSON
6 1 (0.43%) MDX
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.43%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.43%) XSD
6 1 (0.43%) XSLT
6 1 (0.43%) COM
6 1 (0.43%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (28.57%) Clustering
2 55 (23.81%) Replication
3 16 (6.93%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.60%) Online Games
5 4 (1.73%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.87%) Social Media
6 2 (0.87%) Statistics
7 1 (0.43%) Tandem
7 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 77 (33.33%) Windows
2 28 (12.12%) Linux
3 27 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.63%) UNIX
5 13 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.20%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (14.29%) Database Security
4 19 (8.23%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (6.93%) ITIL
5 16 (6.93%) High Availability
6 14 (6.06%) Security Management
6 14 (6.06%) Database Tuning
7 13 (5.63%) ERP
8 11 (4.76%) Data Management
8 11 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (3.90%) E-Commerce
10 8 (3.46%) Migration
11 6 (2.60%) Data Modelling
11 6 (2.60%) ETL
11 6 (2.60%) Capacity Management
12 4 (1.73%) BCP
12 4 (1.73%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 196 (84.85%) SQL
2 150 (64.94%) T-SQL
3 28 (12.12%) PowerShell
4 17 (7.36%) VB.NET
5 16 (6.93%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.33%) VB
7 8 (3.46%) C#
8 7 (3.03%) PHP
9 5 (2.16%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.16%) Python
10 4 (1.73%) Java
11 2 (0.87%) Perl
11 2 (0.87%) VBScript
11 2 (0.87%) VB6
12 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (13.85%) Degree
3 24 (10.39%) MCDBA
4 20 (8.66%) MCSE
4 20 (8.66%) MCSA
5 15 (6.49%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.76%) MCITP
7 7 (3.03%) OCP
7 7 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (2.16%) MCTS
9 4 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) HNC
11 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.16%) SLA
3 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (3.46%) vSphere
5 6 (2.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (2.60%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.16%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.87%) SCOM
3 2 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 109 (47.19%) Microsoft
2 51 (22.08%) Oracle
3 13 (5.63%) SAP
4 11 (4.76%) Infor
5 5 (2.16%) Sybase
6 3 (1.30%) VMware
7 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.87%) Veritas
7 2 (0.87%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) Meridio
8 1 (0.43%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.43%) EMC
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco
8 1 (0.43%) NetApp
8 1 (0.43%) McAfee
8 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago