The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 75 90 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 10 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.15% 0.11% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.11% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 21
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
819 881 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.57% 97.35% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 726 833 822
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server DBA
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SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) Database Security
3 18 (85.71%) Clustering
4 17 (80.95%) SQL
4 17 (80.95%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (71.43%) T-SQL
6 12 (57.14%) Windows
6 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
7 11 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (52.38%) OLAP
8 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (38.10%) Replication
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
11 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 6 (28.57%) DTS
12 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
13 4 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (19.05%) OCP

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (52.38%) OLAP
4 11 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (28.57%) DTS
8 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
8 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Clustering
2 8 (38.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Database Security
2 17 (80.95%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) OCP
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCITP
2 4 (19.05%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle