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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 347 365 401
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 68 102 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.50% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 64 80 51
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
16876 20344 21229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.97% 96.58% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14101 17059 16603
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Hampshire +10 19 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex +13 14 £45,000 +7.14% 1
West Sussex +10 12 £47,000 +11.90% 1
Berkshire +20 11 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +4 6 £41,500 -13.54% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £55,000 +60.58%
Surrey +27 2 £45,000 -10.00%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 128 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 115 (89.84%) SQL
3 73 (57.03%) T-SQL
3 73 (57.03%) Performance Tuning
4 62 (48.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (42.19%) Finance
5 54 (42.19%) Windows
6 50 (39.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (35.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 42 (32.81%) Microsoft
9 38 (29.69%) MS Excel
9 38 (29.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (25.78%) Replication
10 33 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (25.00%) ETL
12 30 (23.44%) VMware
13 28 (21.88%) Clustering
14 26 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (18.75%) Windows Server
16 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (17.19%) SQL Server 2014
17 22 (17.19%) High Availability
18 21 (16.41%) Data Transformation
18 21 (16.41%) Data Centre
18 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Clustering
19 20 (15.63%) Degree
20 19 (14.84%) DTS
21 18 (14.06%) SQL Server 2016
22 17 (13.28%) Enterprise Software
22 17 (13.28%) MCSA

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 14 (10.94%) IIS
2 1 (0.78%) Apache
2 1 (0.78%) JBoss
2 1 (0.78%) OpenEdge
2 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (29.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Office
2 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) SAN
2 1 (0.78%) LAN
2 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (48.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (39.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (35.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (29.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (17.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (14.84%) DTS
8 18 (14.06%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (13.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (12.50%) OLAP
10 16 (12.50%) OLTP
11 14 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (10.16%) MySQL
13 10 (7.81%) NoSQL
14 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database
15 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
16 6 (4.69%) Data Mining
17 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 54 (42.19%) Finance
2 16 (12.50%) Back Office
3 7 (5.47%) Games
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.78%) CSS
1 1 (0.78%) HTML
1 1 (0.78%) Middleware
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.78%) REST
1 1 (0.78%) XHTML
1 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.78%) Replication
2 28 (21.88%) Clustering
3 21 (16.41%) Data Centre
4 17 (13.28%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (10.94%) Reinsurance
7 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
8 6 (4.69%) Statistics
9 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
10 4 (3.13%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 54 (42.19%) Windows
2 24 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.03%) Linux
5 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.69%) Unix
7 1 (0.78%) AIX
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (57.03%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (25.00%) ETL
4 26 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (17.19%) High Availability
6 21 (16.41%) Data Transformation
7 15 (11.72%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (11.72%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (8.59%) Security Management
9 10 (7.81%) Database Security
9 10 (7.81%) ITIL
10 9 (7.03%) Data Management
10 9 (7.03%) Open Source
11 7 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.47%) Analytics
11 7 (5.47%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.69%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (4.69%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (4.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (89.84%) SQL
2 73 (57.03%) T-SQL
3 9 (7.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.78%) C#
4 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (15.63%) Degree
3 17 (13.28%) MCSA
4 12 (9.38%) MCSE
5 11 (8.59%) MCITP
6 10 (7.81%) MCTS
7 7 (5.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (3.91%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 42 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.44%) VMware
3 13 (10.16%) Oracle
4 9 (7.03%) Citrix
5 7 (5.47%) EMC
6 2 (1.56%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (1.56%) Sybase
7 1 (0.78%) NetApp
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
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