The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 53 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.12% 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
SQL Server 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
506 475 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 94.76% 94.62% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 425 415 426
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 Swindon

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Swindon

SQL Server DBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Banking
8 2 (11.11%) C#
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.11%) VB
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle