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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 185 222 183
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 62 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.49% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.51% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 61 20 55
Median salary £41,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,831 £30,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
5442 5741 6024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.71% 97.12% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4604 4842 4971
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Somerset - 21 £41,000 - 2
Bristol +23 16 £35,000 -31.70% 3
Gloucestershire -11 9 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Wiltshire +2 5 £38,500 +10.00%
Devon - 5 £45,000 - 1
Dorset +8 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Cornwall - 3 £50,000 - 2
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 114 (95.00%) SQL
2 110 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 83 (69.17%) T-SQL
4 62 (51.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (43.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (34.17%) Windows
7 37 (30.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 35 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (28.33%) PowerShell
11 33 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (26.67%) Windows Server
13 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
14 29 (24.17%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
17 17 (14.17%) MCSA
17 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (12.50%) MCP
18 15 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (10.83%) OLTP
19 13 (10.83%) SLA
19 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
19 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
20 12 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
21 11 (9.17%) Data Modelling
21 11 (9.17%) Finance
22 10 (8.33%) Migration

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 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) Commerce Server
2 3 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.83%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) GitHub
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 62 (51.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (43.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (30.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 36 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 35 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (24.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (10.83%) OLTP
10 12 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (7.50%) OLAP
12 9 (7.50%) SSDT
13 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (3.33%) MySQL
15 3 (2.50%) Data Mart
16 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
16 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
16 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.00%) tSQLt
3 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 11 (9.17%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.33%) Electronics
3 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.83%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.50%) XML
2 4 (3.33%) .NET
3 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.67%) MDX
3 2 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) JSON
4 1 (0.83%) REST
4 1 (0.83%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Clustering
2 9 (7.50%) Statistics
3 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.67%) Replication
4 6 (5.00%) Digital Media
5 4 (3.33%) NHS
6 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (34.17%) Windows
2 32 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 20 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
5 11 (9.17%) Data Modelling
6 10 (8.33%) Migration
7 9 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (7.50%) ITIL
7 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.50%) TDD
8 8 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (6.67%) CRM
8 8 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (5.83%) ETL
9 7 (5.83%) High Availability
9 7 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 114 (95.00%) SQL
2 83 (69.17%) T-SQL
3 34 (28.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.50%) VB
4 3 (2.50%) VBScript
5 2 (1.67%) C
5 2 (1.67%) C#
5 2 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.17%) MCSA
3 15 (12.50%) MCP
4 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.33%) Degree
6 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
7 8 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 8 (6.67%) MCSE
8 3 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.67%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) RedGate
3 7 (5.83%) SAP
4 6 (5.00%) Oracle
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) NetApp
6 2 (1.67%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos
7 1 (0.83%) Sage
7 1 (0.83%) Tableau
Exeter
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Generous Benifit Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Camborne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Relocation + Home working
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago