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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 188 197 170
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 48 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.49% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.52% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 34
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
5557 5598 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4691 4493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 May 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 22 May 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 +5 24 £41,500 +3.75%
Bristol +3 16 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Wiltshire 0 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Somerset +11 2 £45,000 +36.36% 2
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 95 (95.96%) SQL Server
2 91 (91.92%) SQL
3 60 (60.61%) Finance
4 54 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
5 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
5 47 (47.47%) Windows
6 43 (43.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (43.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (35.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 31 (31.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (27.27%) Migration
10 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (26.26%) Capacity Planning
12 24 (24.24%) Performance Monitoring
13 23 (23.23%) Client/Server
13 23 (23.23%) Data Modelling
14 22 (22.22%) N-Tier
14 22 (22.22%) IIS
14 22 (22.22%) MS Office
14 22 (22.22%) COM
14 22 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (21.21%) Data Protection
15 21 (21.21%) Data Protection Act
16 20 (20.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 18 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
18 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
19 12 (12.12%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (22.22%) IIS
2 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) JBoss
3 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
Applications
1 22 (22.22%) MS Office
2 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) WAN
2 4 (4.04%) SAN
3 2 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (95.96%) SQL Server
2 43 (43.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (35.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (31.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (20.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (2.02%) OLTP
12 1 (1.01%) DTS
12 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.01%) MySQL
12 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.01%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.01%) Subversion
3 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (60.61%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Advertising
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Marketing
4 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.22%) COM
2 10 (10.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Client/Server
2 22 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 22 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (21.21%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 8 (8.08%) Statistics
6 5 (5.05%) Replication
6 5 (5.05%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.47%) Windows
2 43 (43.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (27.27%) Migration
3 26 (26.26%) Capacity Planning
4 24 (24.24%) Performance Monitoring
5 23 (23.23%) Data Modelling
6 21 (21.21%) Data Protection
7 10 (10.10%) Performance Improvement
8 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.08%) ITIL
9 8 (8.08%) Database Tuning
10 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.04%) Line Management
12 4 (4.04%) Performance Management
12 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (3.03%) Release Management
14 2 (2.02%) Data Migration
14 2 (2.02%) Capacity Management
14 2 (2.02%) Database Security
14 2 (2.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (91.92%) SQL
2 33 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.07%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.03%) VBScript
4 3 (3.03%) VB
5 2 (2.02%) C
5 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Facebook
4 3 (3.03%) NetApp
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) Twitter
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago