The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton 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 Server Database Administrator
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 87 97
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.99% 0.55% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 698 895 893
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 98.31% 99.00% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 596 770 752
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Brighton

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Brighton region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Replication
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (56.25%) IIS
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (25.00%) Music Industry
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
9 3 (18.75%) Marketing
9 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (12.50%) High Availability
10 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
11 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (6.25%) Windows Server

SQL Server 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 9 (56.25%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Music Industry
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Replication
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft