The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / South West
Rank 208 237 213
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 20 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.25% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 27
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
4881 5577 5801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.48% 97.21% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4650 4905
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 £61,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the South West region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the South West

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 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
Devon +9 11 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire +31 9 £42,500 -12.82% 2
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 22 (64.71%) High Availability
4 20 (58.82%) T-SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (29.41%) SaaS
10 9 (26.47%) Migration
11 8 (23.53%) Finance
11 8 (23.53%) Scrum
11 8 (23.53%) ISO 14001
11 8 (23.53%) ISO 9001
11 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
12 7 (20.59%) Clustering
13 6 (17.65%) Load Testing
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
14 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
14 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
15 4 (11.76%) ETL
15 4 (11.76%) Replication
15 4 (11.76%) VMware
15 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
16 3 (8.82%) Database Optimisation

SQL Server 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 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) SaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (8.82%) DTS
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (5.88%) BigQuery
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.94%) MySQL
9 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.94%) OLAP
9 1 (2.94%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.94%) JSON
1 1 (2.94%) MDX
1 1 (2.94%) REST
1 1 (2.94%) RESTful
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) High Availability
2 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (26.47%) Migration
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 6 (17.65%) Load Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.76%) ETL
8 3 (8.82%) Data Transformation
8 3 (8.82%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.94%) CRM
10 1 (2.94%) ITIL
10 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (2.94%) Time Management
10 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) T-SQL
3 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.94%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSA
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) ISO 14001
1 8 (23.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.82%) SLA
3 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) Perfmon
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.94%) RedGate
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon Head Office, South West England
Nationwide
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon Head Office, South West England
Nationwide
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago