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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 335 290 337
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 100 161 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.73% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.77% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79 146 106
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 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21506 20964 22168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.87% 95.02% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17227 17288 18941
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 28 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 28 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 0 31 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Oxfordshire +6 15 £42,500 -5.55%
Surrey -30 13 £42,500 +21.42%
Berkshire 0 12 £41,250 -21.42% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 11 £41,250 -8.33%
Kent -37 9 £55,000 - 3
East Sussex -19 6 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £55,000 -
West Sussex -14 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 28 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.

1 232 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 196 (84.48%) SQL
3 150 (64.66%) T-SQL
4 123 (53.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 120 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 109 (46.98%) Microsoft
7 107 (46.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 86 (37.07%) MS Excel
9 82 (35.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 79 (34.05%) Performance Tuning
11 78 (33.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 77 (33.19%) Windows
13 67 (28.88%) Clustering
14 62 (26.72%) SQL Server 2005
15 57 (24.57%) Replication
16 56 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
17 50 (21.55%) Oracle
18 39 (16.81%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
20 34 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (14.22%) .NET
21 33 (14.22%) Degree
21 33 (14.22%) Database Security
22 32 (13.79%) Oracle Database
23 28 (12.07%) PowerShell
24 27 (11.64%) Linux
25 26 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
26 24 (10.34%) MCDBA
26 24 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
26 24 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 17 (7.33%) IIS
2 13 (5.60%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.59%) WordPress
4 4 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.86%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 86 (37.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.29%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) Summit
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.59%) Office 365
2 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.62%) SAN
2 18 (7.76%) VPN
3 15 (6.47%) DNS
4 11 (4.74%) Firewall
5 8 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 7 (3.02%) LAN
6 7 (3.02%) WAN
7 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.86%) DHCP
8 2 (0.86%) HTTP
9 1 (0.43%) NAS
9 1 (0.43%) DMZ
9 1 (0.43%) Intranet
9 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 123 (53.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 120 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 107 (46.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (35.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 78 (33.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 62 (26.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 39 (16.81%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (13.79%) Oracle Database
10 24 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 24 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 22 (9.48%) Relational Database
12 16 (6.90%) OLAP
13 15 (6.47%) RDBMS
14 13 (5.60%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (4.74%) DTS
16 9 (3.88%) MySQL
17 7 (3.02%) NoSQL
17 7 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (3.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (9.48%) Finance
2 6 (2.59%) Games
3 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.72%) Banking
5 3 (1.29%) Marketing
5 3 (1.29%) Music Industry
5 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.86%) 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 33 (14.22%) .NET
2 6 (2.59%) Web Services
3 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.72%) HTML
4 4 (1.72%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.29%) XML
6 2 (0.86%) SOAP
6 2 (0.86%) jQuery
6 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.86%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.86%) JSON
7 1 (0.43%) MDX
7 1 (0.43%) Ajax
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.43%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.43%) COM
7 1 (0.43%) XSD
7 1 (0.43%) XSLT
7 1 (0.43%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (28.88%) Clustering
2 57 (24.57%) Replication
3 17 (7.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.59%) Online Games
5 4 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.86%) Social Media
6 2 (0.86%) 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 (33.19%) Windows
2 27 (11.64%) Linux
3 26 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (5.60%) UNIX
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.05%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (14.22%) Database Security
5 19 (8.19%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (6.90%) High Availability
6 16 (6.90%) ITIL
7 14 (6.03%) Security Management
7 14 (6.03%) Database Tuning
8 13 (5.60%) ERP
9 11 (4.74%) Data Management
9 11 (4.74%) Performance Analysis
9 11 (4.74%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (3.88%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.45%) Migration
12 6 (2.59%) Data Modelling
12 6 (2.59%) ETL
12 6 (2.59%) Capacity Management
13 4 (1.72%) BCP
13 4 (1.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (84.48%) SQL
2 150 (64.66%) T-SQL
3 28 (12.07%) PowerShell
4 17 (7.33%) VB.NET
5 16 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 11 (4.74%) VB
7 9 (3.88%) C#
8 8 (3.45%) PHP
9 6 (2.59%) Python
10 5 (2.16%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.72%) Java
12 2 (0.86%) Perl
12 2 (0.86%) VBScript
12 2 (0.86%) VB6
13 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (14.22%) Degree
3 24 (10.34%) MCDBA
4 19 (8.19%) MCSE
4 19 (8.19%) MCSA
5 14 (6.03%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.74%) MCITP
7 7 (3.02%) OCP
7 7 (3.02%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (2.16%) MCTS
9 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 2 (0.86%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) HNC
11 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.59%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (8.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (3.45%) vSphere
5 6 (2.59%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (2.59%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.16%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.86%) SCOM
3 2 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 109 (46.98%) Microsoft
2 50 (21.55%) Oracle
3 13 (5.60%) SAP
4 11 (4.74%) Infor
5 5 (2.16%) Sybase
6 3 (1.29%) VMware
7 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.86%) Veritas
7 2 (0.86%) 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
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago