Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Database Administrator
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 128 136
Rank change year-on-year +23 +8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.30% 0.11% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.12% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 13
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.98% +13.41% +1.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £45,125 £50,700 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1280 1640 2139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 97.26% 94.20% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1405 1751
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured SQL DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Bedfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Bedfordshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +15 1 £40,000 -15.79%
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 7
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle