The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 84 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.57% - 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
SQL DBA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
839 802 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.11% 98.04% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 748 769 789
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Southampton region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title.

1 39 (95.12%) SQL
2 37 (90.24%) SQL Server
3 31 (75.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (75.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (73.17%) T-SQL
5 29 (70.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (53.66%) Clustering
6 22 (53.66%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
8 18 (43.90%) Database Security
8 18 (43.90%) Windows
9 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
10 13 (31.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
11 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
12 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (26.83%) OLAP
13 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (21.95%) MCDBA
14 9 (21.95%) Replication
14 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (21.95%) MCITP
15 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (17.07%) ITIL
16 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
17 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
17 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
17 6 (14.63%) Oracle
17 6 (14.63%) RDBMS

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (90.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (75.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (75.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (70.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (31.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (26.83%) OLAP
5 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
8 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
8 6 (14.63%) DTS
8 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Clustering
2 9 (21.95%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (43.90%) Database Security
3 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.76%) BCP
5 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.44%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) High Availability
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.44%) Web Development
8 1 (2.44%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) SQL
2 30 (73.17%) T-SQL
3 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCDBA
2 9 (21.95%) MCITP
3 2 (4.88%) OCP
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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