The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 190 190
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 29
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -  
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 3108 4301 4931
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.05% 96.56% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2506 3474 3725
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
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 25 June 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
Slough +9 3 £60,000 +48.14%
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) MSMQ
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Java

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) HNC
1 1 (8.33%) HND
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM