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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 198 180 196
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.18% 0.83% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.85% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 13
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
3725 4362 4262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.18% 98.11% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3243 3653 3386
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Epsom - 4 £55,000 -
Reigate - 2 £52,500 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (67.86%) T-SQL
4 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (53.57%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (28.57%) Advertising
8 8 (28.57%) Facebook
9 6 (21.43%) Replication
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) Clustering
10 5 (17.86%) ETL
11 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (14.29%) IaaS
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (14.29%) SaaS
11 4 (14.29%) PaaS
12 3 (10.71%) Degree
12 3 (10.71%) Internet

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (14.29%) IaaS
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) PaaS
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (7.14%) OLAP
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (3.57%) Star Schema
General
1 8 (28.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) ETL
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) BCP
7 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Data Security
7 2 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (7.14%) Database Security
7 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Facebook
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft