Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 159 160
Rank change year-on-year +62 +1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 55 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.28% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 0.58% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 47 11 11
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% +15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £40,050 £45,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,324 2,781 3,008
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 97.24% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,929 2,261 2,544
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +40 31 £50,000 +12.99% 1
Newport Pagnell - 6 £42,500 -
High Wycombe - 5 £55,000 -
Aylesbury +21 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Gerrards Cross +9 1 £45,000 -
Princes Risborough - 1 £37,500 -
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 51 (92.73%) SQL Server
2 48 (87.27%) SQL
3 30 (54.55%) Windows
4 27 (49.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
7 23 (41.82%) High Availability
8 22 (40.00%) T-SQL
9 19 (34.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (29.09%) Oracle
11 13 (23.64%) Replication
11 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (23.64%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
12 12 (21.82%) ETL
12 12 (21.82%) Linux
12 12 (21.82%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (20.00%) Migration
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 11 (20.00%) Database Tuning
14 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
14 10 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
14 10 (18.18%) DevOps
15 9 (16.36%) MySQL
15 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (14.55%) Finance
16 8 (14.55%) Degree
17 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
17 7 (12.73%) SLA

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (92.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (49.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (21.82%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
6 9 (16.36%) MySQL
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (12.73%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
8 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (9.09%) SSDT
9 4 (7.27%) NuoDB
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (5.45%) Redis
10 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Replication
2 4 (7.27%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.82%) CMDB
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Linux
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Solaris
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) High Availability
2 19 (34.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (23.64%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (21.82%) ETL
5 11 (20.00%) Database Tuning
5 11 (20.00%) Migration
6 10 (18.18%) DevOps
6 10 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.91%) Change Management
8 6 (10.91%) Data Security
8 6 (10.91%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (10.91%) Server Management
9 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 5 (9.09%) Statistics
10 4 (7.27%) ITIL
11 3 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (87.27%) SQL
2 22 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.45%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) MCITP
2 1 (1.82%) MCSA
2 1 (1.82%) MCTS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Control-M
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.82%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) Oracle
3 7 (12.73%) SAP
4 5 (9.09%) IBM
5 4 (7.27%) Capita
6 2 (3.64%) Infor
7 1 (1.82%) BMC
7 1 (1.82%) CA
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) RedGate
7 1 (1.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.82%) Sybase
7 1 (1.82%) Teradata