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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 207 165 140
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 12 43 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.91% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.96% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 73
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
4424 4466 4892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.20% 94.84% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3678 3699 4223
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Egham +1 2 £47,000 -1.05%
Epsom - 1 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 £27,500 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 41 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (87.80%) SQL Server
3 31 (75.61%) T-SQL
4 22 (53.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (34.15%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (26.83%) Windows
8 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle
8 10 (24.39%) Clustering
8 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (21.95%) Replication
9 9 (21.95%) Finance
9 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (17.07%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
10 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL
11 6 (14.63%) ETL
11 6 (14.63%) Web Services
11 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
12 5 (12.20%) DTS

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (87.80%) SQL Server
2 22 (53.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
6 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (12.20%) DTS
8 4 (9.76%) OLTP
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
10 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (4.88%) Ingres
10 2 (4.88%) MySQL
10 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.44%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) COM
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Clustering
2 9 (21.95%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (14.63%) ETL
3 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) High Availability
6 3 (7.32%) Stress Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Line Management
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Benchmarking
7 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.88%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Modelling
8 1 (2.44%) Database Security
8 1 (2.44%) Time Management
8 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (75.61%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) VB
5 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.88%) VB6
5 2 (4.88%) VBScript
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
3 5 (12.20%) MCSA
4 4 (9.76%) MCTS
5 3 (7.32%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) MCITP
6 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.44%) OCP
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.44%) Foglight
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) BMC
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos