The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 199 165 178
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 25 52 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 1.08% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.13% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 46
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -17.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4808 4614 5270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.45% 95.49% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3956 3688 4530
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Surrey

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Surrey

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 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
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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
Redhill -14 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Reigate -18 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Guildford +5 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Woking -20 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Egham - 1 £50,000 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Staines - 1 £50,000 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £29,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 66 (100.00%) SQL
2 59 (89.39%) SQL Server
3 52 (78.79%) T-SQL
4 37 (56.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
6 25 (37.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (31.82%) Windows
10 20 (30.30%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (25.76%) Oracle
12 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
12 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (24.24%) MCSA
13 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
15 13 (19.70%) Linux
15 13 (19.70%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (18.18%) MCSE
16 12 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
16 12 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (16.67%) PL/SQL
17 11 (16.67%) Web Services
17 11 (16.67%) Replication
18 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
18 10 (15.15%) Finance

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (89.39%) SQL Server
2 37 (56.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (37.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (30.30%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
9 12 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (13.64%) DTS
11 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
12 4 (6.06%) Star Schema
12 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 7
12 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (1.52%) MySQL
14 1 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (1.52%) OLAP
14 1 (1.52%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 3 (4.55%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) Web Services
2 7 (10.61%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) XML
4 3 (4.55%) COM
5 1 (1.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Replication
2 10 (15.15%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Online Games
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Statistics
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.70%) Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (19.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.64%) ETL
5 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) High Availability
8 5 (7.58%) Benchmarking
8 5 (7.58%) Stress Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Modelling
10 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (3.03%) Database Tuning
12 1 (1.52%) Change Control
12 1 (1.52%) Database Security
12 1 (1.52%) Time Management
12 1 (1.52%) Data Architecture
12 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
12 1 (1.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) SQL
2 52 (78.79%) T-SQL
3 11 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.09%) VB
5 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.03%) VB6
5 2 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (24.24%) MCSA
3 12 (18.18%) MCSE
4 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) Degree
5 5 (7.58%) MCDBA
6 4 (6.06%) OCP
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Cognos
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) VMware