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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 331 376 317
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 56 70 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 54 66 144
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
14358 18405 20249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.75% 96.71% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11906 15802 16555
Median salary £43,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.24% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
East Sussex +19 15 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +52 12 £55,000 -
Hampshire +16 12 £45,000 - 3
Kent +14 12 £67,500 +25.58% 1
Berkshire +41 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £47,500 +66.66%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 103 (92.79%) SQL
3 82 (73.87%) T-SQL
4 76 (68.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 72 (64.86%) Performance Tuning
6 67 (60.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (55.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 52 (46.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 51 (45.95%) Replication
10 48 (43.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 42 (37.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 39 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (32.43%) Windows
14 35 (31.53%) Clustering
15 32 (28.83%) ETL
16 29 (26.13%) Microsoft
17 27 (24.32%) Finance
18 26 (23.42%) IIS
19 23 (20.72%) MS Excel
19 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
19 23 (20.72%) High Availability
19 23 (20.72%) SQL Server 2016
20 22 (19.82%) SQL Server 2008
21 21 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
21 21 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
22 19 (17.12%) Statistics
23 16 (14.41%) Marketing
23 16 (14.41%) Database Security
24 13 (11.71%) Facebook
24 13 (11.71%) Advertising

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 26 (23.42%) IIS
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (20.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (68.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (60.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (55.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 52 (46.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 48 (43.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (37.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (20.72%) SQL Server 2016
9 22 (19.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (11.71%) Data Mining
11 11 (9.91%) DTS
12 10 (9.01%) OLAP
12 10 (9.01%) OLTP
13 7 (6.31%) Hadoop
14 6 (5.41%) MySQL
15 5 (4.50%) Big Data
15 5 (4.50%) NoSQL
15 5 (4.50%) Power BI
15 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (24.32%) Finance
2 16 (14.41%) Marketing
3 13 (11.71%) Advertising
4 10 (9.01%) Back Office
5 5 (4.50%) Music Industry
6 4 (3.60%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (45.95%) Replication
2 35 (31.53%) Clustering
3 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.01%) Reinsurance
4 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Windows
2 10 (9.01%) Windows Server
2 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (64.86%) Performance Tuning
2 39 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (28.83%) ETL
4 23 (20.72%) High Availability
5 21 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (17.12%) Statistics
7 16 (14.41%) Database Security
8 10 (9.01%) Data Transformation
8 10 (9.01%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.21%) Database Mirroring
10 8 (7.21%) ITIL
11 7 (6.31%) SDLC
12 6 (5.41%) Database Tuning
13 5 (4.50%) Performance Optimisation
14 4 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (3.60%) Open Source
14 4 (3.60%) Software Engineering
15 3 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 103 (92.79%) SQL
2 82 (73.87%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.91%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.21%) MCSA
3 7 (6.31%) MCSE
4 4 (3.60%) Degree
4 4 (3.60%) MCITP
5 3 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.71%) Facebook
3 8 (7.21%) VMware
4 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training, and private health insur
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Salary: £35000 - £360045 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Alton
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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