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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 52 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.54% 0.83% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 0.85% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,175 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.69% +20.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,105 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £42,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
566 469 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.93% 97.51% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 447 423 498
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 25 (92.59%) SQL
3 21 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (70.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
8 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
10 10 (37.04%) Windows
11 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 9 (33.33%) Finance
11 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (29.63%) Performance Improvement
12 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (18.52%) Banking
13 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
13 5 (18.52%) Clustering
13 5 (18.52%) C#
14 4 (14.81%) VB
14 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
14 4 (14.81%) Oracle
14 4 (14.81%) SAN
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (14.81%) Degree
15 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
15 3 (11.11%) ETL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (7.41%) OLTP
9 2 (7.41%) MySQL
9 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (29.63%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.11%) ETL
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Database Security
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) High Availability
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
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