The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 313 306 351
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 133 102 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.51% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 118 96 93
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
19778 18992 21191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16131 15197 18404
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 32 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Berkshire +7 24 £59,250 +48.12% 2
Surrey +6 23 £34,000 -35.23% 2
East Sussex - 18 £55,000 -
Kent -33 16 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Sussex +6 8 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Oxfordshire -10 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £42,500 -22.72%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 207 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 157 (75.85%) SQL
3 112 (54.11%) T-SQL
4 100 (48.31%) Microsoft
5 94 (45.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 85 (41.06%) Performance Tuning
7 82 (39.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 77 (37.20%) Replication
9 71 (34.30%) Windows
10 70 (33.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 64 (30.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 58 (28.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 56 (27.05%) MS Excel
14 46 (22.22%) SharePoint
15 45 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
16 43 (20.77%) Data Warehouse
17 39 (18.84%) Clustering
17 39 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
18 37 (17.87%) Active Directory
19 32 (15.46%) Disaster Recovery
20 29 (14.01%) Degree
20 29 (14.01%) .NET
20 29 (14.01%) MySQL
20 29 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
21 28 (13.53%) Finance
22 25 (12.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 25 (12.08%) Oracle
23 24 (11.59%) Migration
24 23 (11.11%) MS Access

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 46 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 21 (10.14%) WordPress
3 11 (5.31%) IIS
4 9 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.90%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.97%) Apache
Applications
1 56 (27.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.66%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.93%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.63%) Office 365
2 6 (2.90%) SaaS
3 3 (1.45%) PaaS
3 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.45%) Kerberos
1 3 (1.45%) SAN
2 2 (0.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 94 (45.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 82 (39.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 70 (33.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 64 (30.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (28.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 43 (20.77%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (14.01%) MySQL
10 25 (12.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 23 (11.11%) MS Access
12 17 (8.21%) Relational Database
13 14 (6.76%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (5.80%) Oracle Database
15 11 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (4.83%) RDBMS
16 10 (4.83%) SSDT
17 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (3.86%) OLAP
18 7 (3.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (6.28%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (13.53%) Finance
2 19 (9.18%) Marketing
3 3 (1.45%) Retail
4 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.01%) .NET
2 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (0.97%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.97%) XML
4 2 (0.97%) LAMP
4 2 (0.97%) Ajax
5 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 77 (37.20%) Replication
2 39 (18.84%) Clustering
3 29 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (10.63%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.35%) Open Source
6 5 (2.42%) Social Network
7 3 (1.45%) Life Science
8 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.48%) DTV
8 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (34.30%) Windows
2 11 (5.31%) Linux
3 10 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (41.06%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (15.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (11.59%) Migration
5 23 (11.11%) ITIL
6 21 (10.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 21 (10.14%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (9.18%) Data Migration
8 15 (7.25%) Data Modelling
9 10 (4.83%) MVC
9 10 (4.83%) Load Testing
10 9 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.35%) BCP
11 8 (3.86%) Software Testing
11 8 (3.86%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (3.86%) Line Management
12 6 (2.90%) Database Security
12 6 (2.90%) Database Tuning
12 6 (2.90%) Analytics
12 6 (2.90%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (75.85%) SQL
2 112 (54.11%) T-SQL
3 23 (11.11%) PHP
4 22 (10.63%) VB
4 22 (10.63%) Python
5 18 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 14 (6.76%) Perl
7 9 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.38%) VBScript
9 4 (1.93%) C#
10 2 (0.97%) Java
10 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (14.01%) Degree
2 28 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.35%) MCDBA
4 8 (3.86%) MCITP
5 4 (1.93%) MCTS
6 2 (0.97%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.21%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.97%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 37 (17.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.90%) SCOM
2 6 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.45%) Foglight
Vendors
1 100 (48.31%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.08%) Oracle
3 8 (3.86%) Cognos
3 8 (3.86%) IBM
4 6 (2.90%) BMC
4 6 (2.90%) Facebook
5 5 (2.42%) Twitter
6 2 (0.97%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.48%) Sybase
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
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