The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
South East / Berkshire
Rank 175 200 193
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 8 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 0.40% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.43% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 35
Median salary £55,000 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.93% -22.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £75,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3208 4673 5101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.60% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3808 3789
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 4 £60,000 - 1
Reading +29 2 £47,500 +11.76%
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Berkshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
7 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) High Availability
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (22.73%) MCSE
10 5 (22.73%) MCSA
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (22.73%) Replication
10 5 (22.73%) Clustering
11 4 (18.18%) ETL
11 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 4 (18.18%) .NET
11 4 (18.18%) C#

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
9 3 (13.64%) OLTP
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
10 1 (4.55%) MySQL
10 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (13.64%) Fintech
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (40.91%) High Availability
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Data Security
7 1 (4.55%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) MCSA
2 5 (22.73%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) HNC
3 1 (4.55%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
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