The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 54 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.93% 1.75% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.83% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.81%
SQL DBA
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
546 438 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.79% 96.05% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 441 390 432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Swindon

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (50.00%) Finance
10 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (42.31%) Windows
10 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (42.31%) Performance Improvement
11 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
12 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
13 5 (19.23%) C#
13 5 (19.23%) Banking
13 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
13 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
13 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (15.38%) Degree
14 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
14 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
14 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (15.38%) Line Management
14 4 (15.38%) VB
14 4 (15.38%) Oracle
15 3 (11.54%) ETL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) CSS3
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
1 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (42.31%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Line Management
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Database Security
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle