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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 192 153 178
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 49 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 1.18% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.25% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 36
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,507 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
5871 4816 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 95.01% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 4167 4952
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Wiltshire -7 27 £41,500 +1.21% 1
Bristol -7 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Devon -18 7 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Gloucestershire -10 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Cornwall - 1 £34,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 69 (92.00%) SQL
2 66 (88.00%) SQL Server
3 43 (57.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
6 32 (42.67%) T-SQL
7 31 (41.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (32.00%) Replication
10 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
11 20 (26.67%) SAN
12 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (20.00%) Clustering
13 15 (20.00%) DTS
14 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (13.33%) Configuration Management
15 10 (13.33%) Change Management
15 10 (13.33%) SLA
15 10 (13.33%) Database Tuning
15 10 (13.33%) Problem Management
15 10 (13.33%) Release Management
16 9 (12.00%) Windows
17 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
17 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (9.33%) Oracle
19 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
19 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
19 6 (8.00%) MySQL
19 6 (8.00%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (2.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) SAN
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (57.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (41.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (20.00%) DTS
8 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (8.00%) MySQL
10 2 (2.67%) OLTP
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.33%) COM
2 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Replication
2 15 (20.00%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (13.33%) Change Management
2 10 (13.33%) Database Tuning
2 10 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 10 (13.33%) Release Management
3 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (8.00%) ITIL
4 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.33%) High Availability
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.00%) Database Security
8 2 (2.67%) ERP
8 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.67%) Migration
8 2 (2.67%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 69 (92.00%) SQL
2 32 (42.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.67%) C#
4 2 (2.67%) VB
5 1 (1.33%) VB6
5 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) NetApp
3 6 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) Cognos
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
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