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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 183 190 174
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 50 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.65% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 33
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
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
5796 5510 5143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.02% 95.36% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4783 4609 4539
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 22 £41,500 +3.75%
Bristol +9 16 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Wiltshire +9 8 £45,000 +15.38%
Dorset -4 2 - -
Somerset +9 1 £45,000 +36.36%
Cornwall - 1 £30,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 103 (97.17%) SQL Server
2 101 (95.28%) SQL
3 65 (61.32%) Finance
4 58 (54.72%) Performance Tuning
5 53 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 48 (45.28%) Windows
7 44 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (40.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (35.85%) T-SQL
10 36 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 34 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 29 (27.36%) Migration
14 27 (25.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (24.53%) Performance Monitoring
16 25 (23.58%) Client/Server
16 25 (23.58%) Data Modelling
17 24 (22.64%) N-Tier
17 24 (22.64%) COM
17 24 (22.64%) IIS
17 24 (22.64%) MS Office
17 24 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (22.64%) Capacity Planning
18 23 (21.70%) Data Protection Act
18 23 (21.70%) Data Protection
19 21 (19.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (19.81%) SQL Server 2005
19 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
20 14 (13.21%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 24 (22.64%) IIS
2 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 24 (22.64%) MS Office
2 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) WAN
2 4 (3.77%) SAN
3 2 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (97.17%) SQL Server
2 43 (40.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (25.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (19.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (19.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.89%) MySQL
10 2 (1.89%) OLTP
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.94%) DTS
11 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (61.32%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Advertising
3 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.77%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.64%) COM
2 10 (9.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.58%) Client/Server
2 24 (22.64%) N-Tier
2 24 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (21.70%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.55%) Replication
5 8 (7.55%) Clustering
5 8 (7.55%) Statistics
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (45.28%) Windows
2 44 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (54.72%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (27.36%) Migration
3 26 (24.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 25 (23.58%) Data Modelling
5 24 (22.64%) Capacity Planning
6 23 (21.70%) Data Protection
7 11 (10.38%) Database Tuning
8 10 (9.43%) Performance Improvement
9 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.49%) ITIL
10 6 (5.66%) Change Management
10 6 (5.66%) Release Management
11 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (3.77%) Performance Management
12 4 (3.77%) Line Management
13 3 (2.83%) Database Security
13 3 (2.83%) Problem Management
13 3 (2.83%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (95.28%) SQL
2 38 (35.85%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.77%) VB
5 3 (2.83%) VBScript
6 2 (1.89%) C
7 1 (0.94%) C#
7 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) Facebook
4 3 (2.83%) NetApp
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Twitter
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago