The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 382 309 322
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 60 167 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.79% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.81% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 59 133 132
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SQL Server 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
17715 20620 22623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.94% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 16800 18278
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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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 +13 15 £43,500 -9.37% 1
Berkshire +5 11 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Hampshire -22 8 £49,250 +9.44% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 7 £47,500 +26.66% 1
East Sussex -5 7 £45,000 +7.14% 1
West Sussex -23 6 £39,250 -7.64%
Kent -5 3 £26,000 -42.22%
Oxfordshire -16 2 £40,750 -9.44% 2
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 118 (86.13%) SQL
3 68 (49.64%) Performance Tuning
4 65 (47.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (45.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (41.61%) Finance
6 57 (41.61%) T-SQL
7 45 (32.85%) Windows
8 40 (29.20%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
8 40 (29.20%) Replication
9 36 (26.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (25.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (25.55%) Oracle
11 33 (24.09%) MS Excel
12 31 (22.63%) High Availability
13 27 (19.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (17.52%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (16.79%) Clustering
16 22 (16.06%) Oracle Database
16 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (15.33%) ITIL
18 17 (12.41%) ETL
18 17 (12.41%) Windows Server
19 16 (11.68%) Unix
20 15 (10.95%) Degree
21 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
21 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 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 4 (2.92%) IIS
1 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.73%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 33 (24.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.11%) SaaS
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.65%) IaaS
3 5 (3.65%) PaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.03%) SAN
2 5 (3.65%) LAN
2 5 (3.65%) WAN
3 4 (2.92%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.19%) Firewall
5 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (47.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (45.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (26.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 35 (25.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (19.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (16.06%) Oracle Database
7 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (7.30%) MySQL
9 10 (7.30%) Relational Database
10 9 (6.57%) DTS
11 8 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (5.11%) OLTP
12 7 (5.11%) RDBMS
13 6 (4.38%) OLAP
13 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (41.61%) Finance
2 9 (6.57%) Marketing
3 6 (4.38%) Back Office
4 5 (3.65%) Banking
5 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.19%) Legal
6 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.73%) Law
8 1 (0.73%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.84%) .NET
2 3 (2.19%) Middleware
2 3 (2.19%) XML
3 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.73%) COM
3 1 (0.73%) CSS
3 1 (0.73%) HTML
3 1 (0.73%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.20%) Replication
2 23 (16.79%) Clustering
3 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.92%) EFT
8 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.19%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.19%) iPad
8 3 (2.19%) Reinsurance
8 3 (2.19%) Statistics
9 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.85%) Windows
2 17 (12.41%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.68%) Unix
4 7 (5.11%) Linux
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.46%) AIX
7 1 (0.73%) Solaris
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (49.64%) Performance Tuning
2 40 (29.20%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (22.63%) High Availability
4 24 (17.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (15.33%) ITIL
6 17 (12.41%) ETL
7 13 (9.49%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (9.49%) Security Management
8 12 (8.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.57%) Data Management
10 9 (6.57%) Database Security
11 8 (5.84%) Data Transformation
11 8 (5.84%) Migration
11 8 (5.84%) SQL Optimisation
12 7 (5.11%) Database Mirroring
12 7 (5.11%) Server Building
13 6 (4.38%) Analytics
13 6 (4.38%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 118 (86.13%) SQL
2 57 (41.61%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.57%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.65%) Perl
5 4 (2.92%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.92%) VBScript
6 3 (2.19%) C#
7 2 (1.46%) Java
7 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.73%) C++
8 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) Degree
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.84%) MCSE
4 6 (4.38%) MCSA
5 5 (3.65%) MCITP
6 4 (2.92%) MCTS
7 3 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.46%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) SCOM
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.19%) SCCM
3 3 (2.19%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.73%) Foglight
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.55%) Oracle
3 12 (8.76%) VMware
4 3 (2.19%) Citrix
4 3 (2.19%) EMC
4 3 (2.19%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (1.46%) RedGate
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
5 2 (1.46%) Sybase
6 1 (0.73%) Dell
6 1 (0.73%) Facebook
6 1 (0.73%) Twitter
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago