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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 69 55 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.16% 3.52% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 3.70% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 9
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £33,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
758 866 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.19% 95.37% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 572 772 746
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
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 22 May 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (92.11%) T-SQL
3 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
4 28 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (71.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (68.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
8 21 (55.26%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
9 20 (52.63%) Clustering
9 20 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (44.74%) Windows
11 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
12 15 (39.47%) Database Mirroring
13 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (28.95%) Database Security
15 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (23.68%) PCI DSS
15 9 (23.68%) DTS
16 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
16 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
17 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
18 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
19 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
19 4 (10.53%) .NET
20 3 (7.89%) PHP
20 3 (7.89%) VB
20 3 (7.89%) OLAP

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 28 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (71.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (68.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (55.26%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (23.68%) DTS
8 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 3 (7.89%) OLAP
9 3 (7.89%) MS Access
9 3 (7.89%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (39.47%) Database Mirroring
3 11 (28.95%) Database Security
4 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) High Availability
6 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (92.11%) T-SQL
3 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) VB
4 3 (7.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCDBA
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) MCITP
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft