Period
to 20 May 2019

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 144 156
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 4 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.88% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.90% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 1
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £43,250 £43,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £48,750
South East median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.16% +5.56% -5.26%

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 2,100 2,763 2,653
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 97.08% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,630 2,217 2,157
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. 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 -12 2 £42,500 -17.87% 2
Buckingham - 1 £52,500 - 1
SQL Server DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB

SQL Server 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) NuoDB
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Redis
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft