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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 359 330 408
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 77 127 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.63% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73 97 54
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,500
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
17759 20122 21917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.60% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15042 16589 17128
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
East Sussex 0 20 £45,000 +7.14%
Hampshire +2 16 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire -14 12 £50,000 -4.76%
West Sussex -18 11 £44,500 +5.95% 1
Surrey +23 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Buckinghamshire +19 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Oxfordshire -4 5 £41,500 -7.77% 1
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 135 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 117 (86.67%) SQL
3 80 (59.26%) Performance Tuning
4 65 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (47.41%) T-SQL
6 60 (44.44%) Windows
7 59 (43.70%) Finance
8 54 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 41 (30.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 40 (29.63%) MS Excel
11 34 (25.19%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (25.19%) Replication
12 27 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (20.00%) High Availability
12 27 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 26 (19.26%) Clustering
13 26 (19.26%) ETL
14 25 (18.52%) VMware
15 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 23 (17.04%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (15.56%) Oracle
18 20 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
19 19 (14.07%) Data Centre
19 19 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
20 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
20 18 (13.33%) MCSA
21 17 (12.59%) ITIL
21 17 (12.59%) Degree

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 (10.37%) IIS
2 1 (0.74%) Apache
2 1 (0.74%) JBoss
2 1 (0.74%) OpenEdge
2 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Office
2 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.48%) IaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Office 365
3 2 (1.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) SAN
2 4 (2.96%) LAN
2 4 (2.96%) WAN
3 3 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (30.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 40 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (17.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (11.11%) DTS
9 15 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (11.11%) OLTP
10 14 (10.37%) OLAP
11 13 (9.63%) MySQL
11 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2016
12 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database
13 10 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (7.41%) Relational Database
14 7 (5.19%) NoSQL
14 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (43.70%) Finance
2 12 (8.89%) Back Office
3 5 (3.70%) Marketing
4 4 (2.96%) Games
4 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.96%) Retail
5 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Electronics
6 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) .NET
1 4 (2.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.74%) CSS
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.74%) REST
2 1 (0.74%) XHTML
2 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.19%) Replication
2 26 (19.26%) Clustering
3 19 (14.07%) Data Centre
4 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (7.41%) Computer Science
7 9 (6.67%) Reinsurance
8 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.70%) Statistics
10 4 (2.96%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.44%) Windows
2 27 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (8.15%) Unix
5 10 (7.41%) Linux
6 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.48%) AIX
9 1 (0.74%) Solaris
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (59.26%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (25.19%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (20.00%) High Availability
4 26 (19.26%) ETL
5 17 (12.59%) ITIL
6 16 (11.85%) Data Transformation
7 15 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (8.15%) Security Management
10 10 (7.41%) Data Management
10 10 (7.41%) Database Security
11 9 (6.67%) Open Source
12 8 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (5.93%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (5.19%) Analytics
14 6 (4.44%) Database Mirroring
14 6 (4.44%) Migration
14 6 (4.44%) Problem Management
14 6 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 117 (86.67%) SQL
2 64 (47.41%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.19%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.22%) Perl
5 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.48%) VBScript
6 1 (0.74%) C#
6 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.33%) MCSA
3 17 (12.59%) Degree
4 12 (8.89%) MCITP
4 12 (8.89%) MCSE
5 11 (8.15%) MCTS
6 7 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (5.93%) SCOM
3 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.22%) SCCM
3 3 (2.22%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.52%) VMware
3 21 (15.56%) Oracle
4 9 (6.67%) Citrix
5 7 (5.19%) EMC
6 3 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.48%) SAP
7 2 (1.48%) Sybase
8 1 (0.74%) NetApp
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