The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior SQL Server DBA role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior SQL Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 881 862 889
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior SQL Server DBA 23 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 19
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior SQL Server DBA within the UK.

Junior SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the UK

Junior SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior SQL Server DBA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Junior SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior SQL Server DBA
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior SQL Server DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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
England -11 22 £42,500 +30.76%
London -9 13 £42,500 +34.92%
East of England -15 9 £33,250 +2.30%
Hertfordshire - 8 £34,000 -
City of London +12 7 £50,000 +17.64%
South Wales - 1 £26,000 -
Wales - 1 £26,000 -
Luton - 1 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £26,000 -

Junior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior SQL Server DBA in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (81.58%) SQL
3 25 (65.79%) Degree
4 19 (50.00%) Oracle
5 17 (44.74%) Windows
5 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (36.84%) ITIL
7 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (31.58%) OpenEdge
7 12 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (31.58%) IBM
7 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
8 10 (26.32%) Statistics
9 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (15.79%) MySQL
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (15.79%) Analytics
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
12 5 (13.16%) MCDBA
13 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (10.53%) High Availability
13 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
13 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC

Junior SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior SQL Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) OpenEdge
1 12 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (15.79%) MySQL
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Statistics
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Analytics
3 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.53%) High Availability
4 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Security
6 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.16%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 12 (31.58%) IBM
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) NetApp
4 1 (2.63%) McAfee
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) EMC
4 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.63%) Sony
4 1 (2.63%) VMware