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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 75 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.53% - 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
550 526 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.00% 98.13% 94.43%
Number of salaries quoted 446 380 257
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle