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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 211 224 226
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 29 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 14
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +25.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,447 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
5430 5923 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.83% 97.45% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4551 4856 4770
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +11 12 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Bristol +6 11 £42,500 +6.25%
Devon - 4 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -10 1 £45,000 +8.43% 2
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (93.48%) SQL
3 35 (76.09%) T-SQL
4 28 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (39.13%) PowerShell
7 16 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (30.43%) Windows
8 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
9 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (26.09%) CRM
11 11 (23.91%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
12 10 (21.74%) Digital Media
12 10 (21.74%) XML
12 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
13 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (17.39%) SLA
15 7 (15.22%) VMware
16 6 (13.04%) High Availability
16 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
16 6 (13.04%) ETL
17 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
17 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
17 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis

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 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) NUnit
General
1 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Digital Media
2 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.70%) Statistics
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
1 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (26.09%) CRM
3 11 (23.91%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.04%) ETL
5 6 (13.04%) High Availability
6 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) Load Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.35%) Release Management
9 2 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (2.17%) Change Control
10 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) SQL
2 35 (76.09%) T-SQL
3 18 (39.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
2 5 (10.87%) ISO 14001
2 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) VMware
2 5 (10.87%) RedGate
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
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