The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Specialist
Rank 223 212 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.058% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £51,250 £28,080 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,080 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+24.64% -45.20%
Database Specialist
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5803 4927 5502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.19% 94.88% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 4234 4865
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Database Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Specialist in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Database Specialist
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Specialist across the South West region.

Database Specialist Salary Trend in the South West

Database Specialist
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Specialist within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol - 2 £51,250 -
Database Specialist
England

Database Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Database Specialist 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 Database Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control

Database Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Database Specialist 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 Database Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft