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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 90 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 24 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.81% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £42,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
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
1277 1177 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.38% 97.68% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1029 932
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Horsham - 13 £41,500 -
Crawley - 9 £42,000 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (80.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 32 (68.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 26 (55.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (53.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (53.19%) Data Migration
5 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (53.19%) Migration
6 22 (46.81%) SQL
7 20 (42.55%) MS Excel
8 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 13 (27.66%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (27.66%) Cognos
9 13 (27.66%) ITIL
9 13 (27.66%) IBM
9 13 (27.66%) Finance
9 13 (27.66%) Server Building
9 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
10 7 (14.89%) SDLC
10 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
10 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
10 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
10 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (14.89%) Replication
10 7 (14.89%) VMware
10 7 (14.89%) Change Management
10 7 (14.89%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (27.66%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (14.89%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (42.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) VPN
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
1 7 (14.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (80.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (55.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (53.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) OLTP
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
1 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 25 (53.19%) Migration
2 25 (53.19%) Data Migration
3 13 (27.66%) ITIL
3 13 (27.66%) Server Building
4 7 (14.89%) SDLC
4 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
4 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Cognos
2 13 (27.66%) IBM
3 7 (14.89%) VMware