The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 223 219 203
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 26 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.18% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 13
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £29,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
SQL Server 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
5900 5512 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.22% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 4637 4668
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 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 - 11 £41,500 -
Wiltshire +10 9 £45,000 +23.28%
Bristol -3 5 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Somerset +9 1 £45,000 +12.50%
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (89.36%) SQL
3 38 (80.85%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
5 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (61.70%) Finance
5 29 (61.70%) Windows
6 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
8 19 (40.43%) Migration
8 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (38.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (38.30%) IIS
9 18 (38.30%) MS Office
9 18 (38.30%) COM
9 18 (38.30%) Client/Server
9 18 (38.30%) N-Tier
9 18 (38.30%) Data Modelling
9 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (36.17%) Data Protection Act
10 17 (36.17%) Data Protection
10 17 (36.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (36.17%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (19.15%) Performance Improvement
16 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
16 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (38.30%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Office
2 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (38.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Advertising
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Client/Server
1 18 (38.30%) N-Tier
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (36.17%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
1 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (40.43%) Migration
3 18 (38.30%) Data Modelling
4 17 (36.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 17 (36.17%) Data Protection
4 17 (36.17%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (19.15%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (8.51%) Line Management
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.26%) Database Security
9 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.13%) ITIL
9 1 (2.13%) ETL
9 1 (2.13%) Change Management
9 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.13%) Data Security
9 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.38%) VB
3 3 (6.38%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Facebook
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