The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 72 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.42% 4.14% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 4.29% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 8
Average salary £35,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.38% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £45,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SQL Server DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
685 652 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.89% 96.31% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 544 558 417
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Burton-upon-Trent -6 1 £31,500 -30.00%
Stoke-on-Trent -10 1 - - 1
Cannock - 1 £39,500 -
SQL Server DBA
West Midlands

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 20 (95.24%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (66.67%) DTS
5 13 (61.90%) ITIL
5 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (61.90%) Database Security
6 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 11 (52.38%) ETL
7 11 (52.38%) Degree
8 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (47.62%) Data Architecture
8 10 (47.62%) OLAP
9 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (42.86%) Change Management
10 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
10 5 (23.81%) Windows
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 3 (14.29%) Web Services
12 3 (14.29%) .NET
12 3 (14.29%) Replication
12 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (9.52%) OLTP

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (4.76%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (66.67%) DTS
4 10 (47.62%) OLAP
4 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (9.52%) OLTP
8 2 (9.52%) MySQL
9 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.52%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
1 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (61.90%) Database Security
2 11 (52.38%) ETL
3 10 (47.62%) Data Architecture
4 9 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Logistics
7 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago