The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 184 183 181
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 56 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.66% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.70% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 39
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.81%
SQL 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 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
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Gloucestershire +14 23 £41,500 +3.75%
Wiltshire +11 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cornwall - 7 £35,000 -
Bristol -10 6 £37,750 +25.83% 4
Dorset -25 3 - -
Somerset -1 1 £45,000 +36.36%
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 106 (96.36%) SQL
1 106 (96.36%) SQL Server
2 61 (55.45%) Finance
2 61 (55.45%) Performance Tuning
3 58 (52.73%) Microsoft
4 47 (42.73%) Windows
5 42 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (38.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (37.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (37.27%) T-SQL
7 33 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (25.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (23.64%) Migration
11 23 (20.91%) Performance Monitoring
12 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
12 22 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 22 (20.00%) Client/Server
13 21 (19.09%) N-Tier
13 21 (19.09%) COM
13 21 (19.09%) IIS
13 21 (19.09%) MS Office
14 20 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
14 20 (18.18%) Data Protection
15 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
16 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (13.64%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (19.09%) IIS
2 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) JBoss
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (19.09%) MS Office
2 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.09%) WAN
2 6 (5.45%) SAN
3 2 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (96.36%) SQL Server
2 42 (38.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (37.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (25.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.82%) MySQL
10 2 (1.82%) OLTP
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.91%) DTS
11 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 61 (55.45%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.09%) COM
2 10 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.91%) CSS
4 1 (0.91%) XML
4 1 (0.91%) jQuery
4 1 (0.91%) HTML5
4 1 (0.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (19.09%) N-Tier
3 20 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.27%) Replication
5 8 (7.27%) Clustering
5 8 (7.27%) Statistics
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.91%) PDA
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.73%) Windows
2 42 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.55%) UNIX
6 1 (0.91%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.45%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (23.64%) Migration
3 23 (20.91%) Performance Monitoring
4 22 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 22 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 20 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 15 (13.64%) Database Tuning
7 11 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
8 9 (8.18%) ITIL
9 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.36%) Release Management
10 7 (6.36%) Change Management
11 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.64%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.64%) Performance Management
12 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (3.64%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.64%) ETL
12 4 (3.64%) Line Management
12 4 (3.64%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 106 (96.36%) SQL
2 41 (37.27%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.36%) VB
4 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.55%) C#
6 3 (2.73%) VBScript
7 2 (1.82%) C
8 1 (0.91%) Python
8 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 58 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.73%) Oracle
3 3 (2.73%) NetApp
4 1 (0.91%) Twitter
4 1 (0.91%) Sybase
4 1 (0.91%) SAP
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago