The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 63 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.18% 0.92% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.93% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
SQL DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
529 648 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.24% 99.08% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 496 592 422
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Suffolk

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Replication

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft