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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 216 232 242
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 29 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 7
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,202 £31,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
5102 5771 5949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.53% 96.99% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4859 4886
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 28 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 - 18 £36,000 - 3
Bristol +15 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Gloucestershire -7 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £39,000 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (88.46%) SQL
3 44 (84.62%) T-SQL
4 29 (55.77%) PowerShell
5 26 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (40.38%) Windows
7 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (21.15%) RedGate
13 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 9 (17.31%) ETL
14 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (15.38%) CRM
15 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
16 7 (13.46%) SLA
16 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
16 7 (13.46%) XML
16 7 (13.46%) High Availability
16 7 (13.46%) Digital Media
16 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
17 6 (11.54%) SSDT
17 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
17 6 (11.54%) GitHub

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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.92%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) GitHub
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (11.54%) SSDT
9 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (7.69%) OLTP
10 3 (5.77%) Data Mart
10 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.92%) SAP BI
12 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) NUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Digital Media
2 5 (9.62%) Statistics
3 3 (5.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (17.31%) ETL
4 8 (15.38%) CRM
5 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.46%) High Availability
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) TDD
7 5 (9.62%) Load Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 3 (5.77%) Release Management
10 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.92%) Database Mirroring
11 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) SQL
2 44 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 29 (55.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) MCP
3 6 (11.54%) MCSA
3 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.85%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) ISO 14001
2 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) RedGate
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday