The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 28 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 72 90
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 14 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.96% 2.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 2
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,250 £47,000
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 Brighton. 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
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 703 884 876
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 98.60% 98.99% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2964 4044 4058
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Brighton

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Brighton

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Brighton over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Brighton region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (92.11%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (60.53%) Windows
4 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
5 20 (52.63%) Linux
5 20 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
6 17 (44.74%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
7 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (39.47%) Process Improvement
8 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (28.95%) IIS
9 10 (26.32%) Replication
9 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (10.53%) High Availability
12 4 (10.53%) Clustering
12 4 (10.53%) Music Industry
12 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
13 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
13 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (7.89%) Marketing
13 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (7.89%) Database Tuning

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 11 (28.95%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.26%) MySQL
8 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) GitLab
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Music Industry
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (26.32%) Replication
3 4 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Linux
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (39.47%) Process Improvement
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) High Availability
5 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) Database Tuning
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (2.63%) ETL
7 1 (2.63%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (2.63%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) MCITP
1 2 (5.26%) MCTS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft