The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 185 167 153
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 41 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.90% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.94% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 57
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £32,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5852 4985 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.82% 95.17% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4858 4322 4722
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
(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 -1 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Devon -2 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire -4 10 £42,500 +16.43% 4
Gloucestershire -4 6 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Dorset -4 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Somerset -24 1 £33,500 -10.66%
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title.

1 74 (94.87%) SQL
2 66 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 46 (58.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (57.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (48.72%) Performance Tuning
6 37 (47.44%) T-SQL
7 36 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (41.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (30.77%) Replication
10 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
11 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (23.08%) SAN
13 16 (20.51%) DTS
13 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
14 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (15.38%) Windows
15 12 (15.38%) Oracle
15 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (11.54%) Finance
18 8 (10.26%) High Availability
18 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
18 8 (10.26%) ITIL
19 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
19 7 (8.97%) Database Tuning
19 7 (8.97%) Database Security
20 6 (7.69%) VMware
20 6 (7.69%) Migration
20 6 (7.69%) NetApp
20 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 46 (58.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (57.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (41.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (20.51%) DTS
8 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (5.13%) MySQL
11 4 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.56%) MS Access
12 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.56%) QlikView
12 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) COM
2 2 (2.56%) XML
2 2 (2.56%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.56%) MDX
3 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.28%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Replication
2 4 (5.13%) Clustering
3 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) Statistics
4 2 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.26%) ITIL
3 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (10.26%) High Availability
4 7 (8.97%) Database Security
4 7 (8.97%) Database Tuning
5 6 (7.69%) Migration
5 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.13%) ETL
6 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.13%) Change Management
6 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.13%) Release Management
6 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.13%) ERP
7 3 (3.85%) Change Control
7 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.56%) Data Architecture
8 2 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (94.87%) SQL
2 37 (47.44%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.85%) C#
4 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.56%) VB
4 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.56%) VBA
5 1 (1.28%) VB6
5 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.28%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.13%) MCITP
2 4 (5.13%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.56%) MCTS
4 2 (2.56%) HNC
4 2 (2.56%) HND
4 2 (2.56%) MCSA
4 2 (2.56%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Foglight
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) NetApp
3 6 (7.69%) VMware
4 4 (5.13%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.13%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
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