Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 November 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 167 177
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.38% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £55,750 £51,375 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +4.44% -

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 2814 3066 4209
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 97.86% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2293 2578 3395
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,550 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 November 2017. 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 -5 2 £40,000 -15.79%
Aylesbury - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat