The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / South West
Rank 183 178 184
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 42 65 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 1.19% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.22% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 59
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
4820 5325 5868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.63% 97.26% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 4551 4970
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the South West

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 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
Wiltshire +19 17 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Devon +3 12 £42,500 +45.29% 3
Bristol -5 7 £35,000 -21.56% 1
Somerset 0 3 £37,500 -3.84% 2
Gloucestershire -17 2 £50,000 -44.44% 1
Dorset +14 1 £47,500 +22.58% 1
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, SQL 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 West region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 86 (94.51%) SQL
2 82 (90.11%) SQL Server
3 46 (50.55%) T-SQL
4 39 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (40.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (39.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 35 (38.46%) High Availability
8 34 (37.36%) Migration
8 34 (37.36%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (20.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (20.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
11 17 (18.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (15.38%) C#
13 14 (15.38%) Data Migration
13 14 (15.38%) Database Security
14 13 (14.29%) .NET
14 13 (14.29%) Windows
14 13 (14.29%) Finance
15 12 (13.19%) Clustering
15 12 (13.19%) MCSA
16 10 (10.99%) Data Modelling
16 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (9.89%) Windows Server
18 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
18 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
18 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (5.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Sage 1000
2 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) GitHub
3 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Intranet
2 4 (4.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (90.11%) SQL Server
2 39 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (40.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (39.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (20.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (20.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (18.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (4.40%) MySQL
10 4 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.30%) DTS
12 2 (2.20%) OLAP
12 2 (2.20%) OLTP
12 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (1.10%) BigQuery
13 1 (1.10%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) JIRA
1 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.20%) MDX
4 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.10%) JSON
4 1 (1.10%) REST
4 1 (1.10%) RESTful
4 1 (1.10%) WinForms
4 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Clustering
2 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) Replication
4 4 (4.40%) NHS
5 3 (3.30%) Statistics
6 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) High Availability
2 34 (37.36%) Migration
2 34 (37.36%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 14 (15.38%) Database Security
4 10 (10.99%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.69%) ERP
5 7 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (7.69%) Web Development
6 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.49%) Load Testing
7 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.40%) Scrum
8 3 (3.30%) Change Control
8 3 (3.30%) CRM
8 3 (3.30%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (3.30%) ETL
8 3 (3.30%) OO
8 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (94.51%) SQL
2 46 (50.55%) T-SQL
3 14 (15.38%) C#
4 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.30%) VB
6 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.19%) MCSA
3 7 (7.69%) Degree
4 5 (5.49%) MCSE
5 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.10%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) ISO 14001
1 4 (4.40%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Perfmon
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Sage
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle
4 2 (2.20%) RedGate
5 1 (1.10%) Google
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.10%) VMware
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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