The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 75 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.16% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £72,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+123.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SQL DBA
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
588 362 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.99% 98.37% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 442 281 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Watford

SQL DBA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware