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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 334 376 297
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 55 79 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.41% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.42% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 140
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
14226 18845 20028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.76% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11795 16024 16234
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +34 17 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +39 10 £57,500 +15.00%
Kent +16 8 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Hampshire +13 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire +32 6 £54,500 +21.11%
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £47,500 +66.66%
West Sussex +10 1 £48,000 -16.52%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 113 (93.39%) SQL
3 91 (75.21%) T-SQL
4 83 (68.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (62.81%) Performance Tuning
6 66 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 66 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (42.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 51 (42.15%) Replication
9 49 (40.50%) Windows
10 48 (39.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 40 (33.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 37 (30.58%) Finance
13 36 (29.75%) ETL
14 34 (28.10%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
15 33 (27.27%) IIS
16 30 (24.79%) Clustering
17 28 (23.14%) MS Excel
18 24 (19.83%) Disaster Recovery
18 24 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
19 23 (19.01%) SQL Server 2016
20 22 (18.18%) High Availability
21 19 (15.70%) Performance Monitoring
22 18 (14.88%) Database Security
22 18 (14.88%) VMware
22 18 (14.88%) Data Warehouse
23 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
23 16 (13.22%) Windows Server
23 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2008

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 33 (27.27%) IIS
2 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) JBoss
3 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (23.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Intranet
2 3 (2.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (68.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 66 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (42.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 48 (39.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 40 (33.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 24 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (19.01%) SQL Server 2016
9 18 (14.88%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (12.40%) DTS
10 15 (12.40%) OLTP
11 14 (11.57%) OLAP
12 11 (9.09%) Data Mining
13 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (6.61%) MySQL
15 7 (5.79%) Hadoop
15 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
16 5 (4.13%) Big Data
16 5 (4.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (30.58%) Finance
2 14 (11.57%) Back Office
3 12 (9.92%) Marketing
4 9 (7.44%) Advertising
5 5 (4.13%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
1 1 (0.83%) Middleware
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (42.15%) Replication
2 30 (24.79%) Clustering
3 16 (13.22%) Statistics
4 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (11.57%) Data Centre
5 14 (11.57%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (11.57%) Reinsurance
6 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.50%) Windows
2 16 (13.22%) Windows Server
2 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.61%) Linux
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (62.81%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (29.75%) ETL
3 34 (28.10%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (19.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (18.18%) High Availability
6 19 (15.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 18 (14.88%) Database Security
8 15 (12.40%) Data Transformation
9 11 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (9.09%) ITIL
10 10 (8.26%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (5.79%) Database Mirroring
11 7 (5.79%) SDLC
12 6 (4.96%) Database Tuning
13 5 (4.13%) Open Source
13 5 (4.13%) Performance Optimisation
13 5 (4.13%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (4.13%) Server Virtualisation
13 5 (4.13%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (93.39%) SQL
2 91 (75.21%) T-SQL
3 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.40%) MCSA
3 9 (7.44%) MCSE
4 8 (6.61%) Degree
4 8 (6.61%) MCITP
5 7 (5.79%) MCTS
6 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.88%) VMware
3 9 (7.44%) Facebook
4 4 (3.31%) Citrix
4 4 (3.31%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.48%) EMC
6 1 (0.83%) NetApp
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
Brighton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago