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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 191 218 196
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 55 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.50% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.52% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 53 23 53
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,864 £32,700 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,200 £45,000
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
5391 5773 5991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.54% 96.98% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4559 4896 5009
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +4 13 £38,000 +1.33%
Bristol +5 12 £31,915 -19.20% 1
Devon +12 10 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Wiltshire +7 7 £40,750 +16.42% 2
Gloucestershire -14 6 £35,000 +12.00%
Dorset +15 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cornwall - 3 £50,000 -
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 99 (95.19%) SQL Server
2 98 (94.23%) SQL
3 73 (70.19%) T-SQL
4 58 (55.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (42.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 38 (36.54%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (31.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (31.73%) Microsoft
9 32 (30.77%) Windows
10 29 (27.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (24.04%) PowerShell
13 25 (24.04%) Windows Server
14 22 (21.15%) MCSA
15 18 (17.31%) Migration
16 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
18 15 (14.42%) Performance Monitoring
18 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (14.42%) MCP
18 15 (14.42%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (13.46%) Data Modelling
20 13 (12.50%) E-Commerce
20 13 (12.50%) OLTP
21 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
21 12 (11.54%) Clustering
22 11 (10.58%) High Availability
23 10 (9.62%) SLA

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 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.85%) IIS
3 3 (2.88%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Sage 1000
2 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.96%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.96%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) GitHub
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) SAN
2 3 (2.88%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (95.19%) SQL Server
2 58 (55.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (42.31%) SQL Server 2014
5 33 (31.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (27.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
9 15 (14.42%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (12.50%) OLTP
11 9 (8.65%) OLAP
11 9 (8.65%) SSDT
12 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (4.81%) MySQL
14 3 (2.88%) Data Mart
15 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
16 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
16 1 (0.96%) SAP BI
16 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.77%) tSQLt
3 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 7 (6.73%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.88%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Games
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) .NET
2 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.88%) XML
4 2 (1.92%) MDX
5 1 (0.96%) JSON
5 1 (0.96%) REST
5 1 (0.96%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Clustering
2 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.73%) Replication
4 6 (5.77%) Statistics
5 4 (3.85%) NHS
6 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.96%) CMDB
7 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.77%) Windows
2 25 (24.04%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (17.31%) Migration
3 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (14.42%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (13.46%) Data Modelling
6 13 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.58%) High Availability
8 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.65%) TDD
9 7 (6.73%) ERP
9 7 (6.73%) ITIL
10 6 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.77%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (5.77%) Release Management
10 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.81%) CRM
11 5 (4.81%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 98 (94.23%) SQL
2 73 (70.19%) T-SQL
3 25 (24.04%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.77%) C#
5 4 (3.85%) VB
6 3 (2.88%) VBScript
7 2 (1.92%) Java
8 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (21.15%) MCSA
3 15 (14.42%) MCP
4 10 (9.62%) MCSE
5 8 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.77%) Degree
7 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.92%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.65%) RedGate
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle
3 6 (5.77%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) Sage
5 2 (1.92%) NetApp
5 2 (1.92%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.96%) Cognos
6 1 (0.96%) Tableau
6 1 (0.96%) VMware
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive & negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: Good Bonus & Pension + others
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago