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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 235 215 205
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 19 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.49% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 20
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
5602 5717 5196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.02% 97.48% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4685 4862 4420
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(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
Bristol -2 6 £48,750 +8.33%
Wiltshire -8 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Somerset - 5 £32,500 - 3
Devon - 3 £42,500 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (53.13%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
6 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (28.13%) Windows
9 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
11 7 (21.88%) CRM
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
13 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
13 5 (15.63%) VMware
13 5 (15.63%) XML
13 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
14 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
1 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (21.88%) CRM
5 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.50%) High Availability
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) ETL
8 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.25%) Release Management
10 1 (3.13%) Change Control
10 1 (3.13%) Database Mirroring
10 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.13%) Migration
10 1 (3.13%) Project Management
10 1 (3.13%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
3 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO 14001
1 3 (9.38%) ISO 9001
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) VMware
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Red Gate
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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