The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank - 94 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.74% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
SQL Server DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1077 1049 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.82% 97.40% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 996 903 902
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (36.36%) High Availability
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) Replication
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) IIS
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
8 2 (18.18%) Server Building

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Server Building
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft