Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 101 124
Rank change year-on-year +24 +23 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.23% 1.18% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.23% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 8
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +48.15%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £59,350 £59,875
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 843 1,378 1,709
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 95.30% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 770 1,211 1,532
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £28,050
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £73,250
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

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 24 January 2018. 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 - 2 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle