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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 189 196 194
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 63 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 0.95% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.98% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 39
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,960 £33,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £48,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
5493 6030 5524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.49% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4611 4946 4629
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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 +10 26 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Gloucestershire -5 14 £41,500 - 2
Somerset +15 12 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Devon - 7 £42,500 -
Wiltshire -9 2 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Dorset +13 1 £38,750 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 135 (98.54%) SQL
2 127 (92.70%) SQL Server
3 76 (55.47%) T-SQL
4 68 (49.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (44.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (43.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (32.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (29.93%) Performance Tuning
9 36 (26.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (23.36%) Windows
11 28 (20.44%) Disaster Recovery
11 28 (20.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 25 (18.25%) Security Cleared
12 25 (18.25%) Performance Monitoring
13 24 (17.52%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (17.52%) ETL
14 23 (16.79%) .NET
14 23 (16.79%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (16.06%) Windows Server
15 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
16 21 (15.33%) Finance
17 16 (11.68%) .NET Framework
17 16 (11.68%) Replication
18 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
18 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (10.95%) Visual Studio
18 15 (10.95%) C#
18 15 (10.95%) CRM
18 15 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (10.95%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.65%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) FastStats
2 1 (0.73%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) SAN
2 1 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (92.70%) SQL Server
2 68 (49.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (44.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (43.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (32.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 36 (26.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (20.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (17.52%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (16.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (10.95%) SSDT
11 7 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (2.92%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.73%) MySQL
15 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (10.95%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.73%) NUnit
3 1 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.19%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.46%) Law
4 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.79%) .NET
2 16 (11.68%) .NET Framework
3 15 (10.95%) Entity Framework
4 12 (8.76%) XML
5 2 (1.46%) Web Services
6 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.68%) Replication
2 15 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.22%) Clustering
4 10 (7.30%) Digital Media
5 8 (5.84%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.65%) Statistics
7 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.73%) CMDB
8 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.36%) Windows
2 22 (16.06%) Windows Server
3 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.93%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (20.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (18.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 24 (17.52%) ETL
5 15 (10.95%) CRM
6 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.49%) Capacity Management
6 13 (9.49%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (8.03%) Patch Management
8 10 (7.30%) High Availability
9 9 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.57%) ITIL
10 6 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.65%) Database Tuning
11 5 (3.65%) Load Testing
11 5 (3.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.65%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (3.65%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.92%) Data Analysis
12 4 (2.92%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 135 (98.54%) SQL
2 76 (55.47%) T-SQL
3 22 (16.06%) PowerShell
4 15 (10.95%) C#
5 8 (5.84%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.11%) VB
7 2 (1.46%) C
8 1 (0.73%) C++
8 1 (0.73%) Java
8 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.73%) PHP
8 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (18.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.30%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) Degree
5 3 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.19%) MCDBA
5 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) SLA
2 5 (3.65%) ISO 14001
2 5 (3.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.76%) VMware
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle
3 5 (3.65%) RedGate
4 3 (2.19%) Cognos
5 1 (0.73%) Apteco
5 1 (0.73%) Citrix
5 1 (0.73%) IFS
5 1 (0.73%) SAP
5 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
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