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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
546 502 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.15% 96.91% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 484 367 324
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Sybase IQ
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Sybase
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Database Security
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (20.00%) BCP

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (20.00%) OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (40.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle