The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 29 March 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.62% 3.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 3.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 0
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
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 Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 356 285 352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.74% 99.65% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 330 256 294
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Devon

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Devon

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -6 12 £42,500 - 2
Exmouth - 3 £45,000 -
SQL DBA
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Devon region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) High Availability
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 14 (50.00%) SaaS
4 14 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (46.43%) Load Testing
6 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (39.29%) ISO 14001
7 11 (39.29%) Scrum
7 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
7 11 (39.29%) ISO 9001
8 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (21.43%) Perfmon
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) ETL
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (10.71%) Clustering
11 3 (10.71%) VMware
11 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
11 3 (10.71%) Puppet
11 3 (10.71%) RedGate
11 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (7.14%) Replication

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) High Availability
2 14 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (46.43%) Load Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) ETL
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) ISO 14001
1 11 (39.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Perfmon
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) RedGate
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago