The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 218 193 193
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 13 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.36% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 21
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,218 £35,300 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5860 4943 5362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.56% 95.02% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4877 4267 4737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server DBA
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 0 9 £40,000 -
Wiltshire -7 4 £43,750 -2.77% 2
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle
10 5 (25.00%) Replication
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (15.00%) Database Security
12 3 (15.00%) ETL
13 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
13 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (10.00%) Finance
13 2 (10.00%) ERP
13 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
13 2 (10.00%) SAP
13 2 (10.00%) C#
13 2 (10.00%) .NET
13 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
13 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
13 2 (10.00%) High Availability
13 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (5.00%) MySQL
8 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (15.00%) Database Security
2 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago