The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 28 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 65 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.13% 0.99% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 1.05% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 11
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,200 £51,000
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 Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 733 666 765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.70% 94.07% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2901 2755 2646
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,550 £23,625
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £59,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Coventry

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Coventry

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 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 Coventry region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012

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

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft