The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 1.94% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
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 Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 204 205 156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.03% 98.09% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 180 184 135
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +63.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

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 Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Colchester region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification