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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 80 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 12 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% 0.11% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.11% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 7
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
842 872 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.46% 96.35% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 700 744 701
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (43.75%) Clustering
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) VB
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Database Security
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) Office 365
9 3 (18.75%) WordPress
9 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 3 (18.75%) MS Access
9 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
9 3 (18.75%) PHP
9 3 (18.75%) Python

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) WordPress
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) MS Access
6 2 (12.50%) DTS
6 2 (12.50%) OLAP
6 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Database Security
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) VB
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCDBA
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Ordnance Survey
Salary: Circa £37,000, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago