The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 103 106 126
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.97% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.02% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.66%  
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 Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1357 1669 1899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.86% 95.54% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1336 1457
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Milton Keynes -10 2 £43,750 -7.89% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £35,000 - 1
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (38.46%) Advertising
7 5 (38.46%) Replication
7 5 (38.46%) Clustering
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (38.46%) Marketing
7 5 (38.46%) Facebook
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
10 2 (15.38%) MCSA
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (15.38%) MCTS
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (15.38%) MCITP
10 2 (15.38%) High Availability
10 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (7.69%) MS Access
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
8 1 (7.69%) QlikView
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (7.69%) SSDT
General
1 5 (38.46%) Advertising
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Market Research
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) MCTS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Facebook
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35000
Posted: 3 days ago