The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 207 187 179
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 9 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.58% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.61% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 41
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SQL Server 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
4407 4433 5072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.12% 95.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3631 3664 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Surrey

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Surrey

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 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 -13 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Thames Ditton - 1 £27,500 -
Egham - 1 £47,000 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 7 (30.43%) Clustering
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) MCSA
8 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) OLTP
10 4 (17.39%) MCSE
10 4 (17.39%) UNIX
10 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (17.39%) MCTS
10 4 (17.39%) BMC

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (17.39%) OLTP
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (8.70%) Ingres
9 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
10 1 (4.35%) OLAP
10 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (4.35%) MySQL
10 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) UML
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
4 2 (8.70%) VB
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) VB6
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCSA
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) MCTS
4 4 (17.39%) MCSE
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) MCITP
6 2 (8.70%) MCDBA
7 1 (4.35%) OCP
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) BMC
4 1 (4.35%) SAP