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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / South West
Rank 191 185 188
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 49 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 1.32% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.36% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 73 56
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
4910 5584 5733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.54% 97.03% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4077 4628 4839
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +30 21 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Devon +6 16 £43,750 +21.52% 3
Bristol -14 10 £35,000 -22.22%
Gloucestershire -15 2 £50,000 +33.33%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 90 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (89.00%) SQL
3 46 (46.00%) High Availability
4 41 (41.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 39 (39.00%) T-SQL
7 38 (38.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (35.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 32 (32.00%) Migration
10 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (21.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (19.00%) Finance
14 18 (18.00%) Database Security
15 16 (16.00%) Data Migration
15 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
17 14 (14.00%) Oracle
17 14 (14.00%) Windows
17 14 (14.00%) Clustering
17 14 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
18 12 (12.00%) C#
18 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (12.00%) PowerShell
18 12 (12.00%) SaaS
19 11 (11.00%) Load Testing
19 11 (11.00%) .NET
20 9 (9.00%) Scrum
20 9 (9.00%) ISO 14001

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 3 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.00%) IIS
1 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Sage 1000
2 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) SaaS
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (41.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (38.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (35.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (21.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
11 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (4.00%) DTS
13 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (3.00%) MySQL
15 2 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (2.00%) BigQuery
15 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
1 2 (2.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Banking
2 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) .NET
2 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.00%) RESTful
3 1 (1.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Clustering
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.00%) Replication
3 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Solaris
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.00%) High Availability
2 40 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 32 (32.00%) Migration
4 18 (18.00%) Database Security
5 16 (16.00%) Data Migration
6 14 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (11.00%) Load Testing
8 9 (9.00%) Scrum
9 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.00%) ERP
10 7 (7.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.00%) Web Development
11 6 (6.00%) ETL
12 5 (5.00%) Change Control
12 5 (5.00%) CRM
13 4 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (4.00%) Database Optimisation
13 4 (4.00%) Process Improvement
14 3 (3.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (89.00%) SQL
2 39 (39.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (12.00%) C#
3 12 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.00%) MCSA
3 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) MCSE
5 2 (2.00%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.00%) MCITP
5 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) Degree
6 1 (1.00%) MCP
6 1 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) ISO 14001
1 9 (9.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (6.00%) Perfmon
2 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) Sage
4 5 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.00%) Google
5 2 (2.00%) RedGate
5 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Abbot
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38248 - £49978 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Novate IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon Head Office, South West England
Nationwide
Salary: £34,613 - £46,151 plus on-call allowance and an excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon Head Office, South West England
Nationwide
Salary: Up to £55k per year dependent on experience plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago