Period
to 15 January 2019

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Database Administrator
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +41
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 2.47% 4.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 4.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 0
Colchester median annual salary £39,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.00% - -
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -21.74% +21.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 162 275 300
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.57% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 94 230 265
Colchester median annual salary £36,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% +5.26% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,475 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,825 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +12.50%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Colchester

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Colchester

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Colchester over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Colchester

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Colchester region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft