Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

SQL Server Database Administrator
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 114 130
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 2 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.46% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £60,250 £59,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 1049 1537 1935
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 95.64% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1345 1721
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 £27,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Bedfordshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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 - 2 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server DBA
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, SQL Server 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 Server 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 Server 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