The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 143 141
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 28 22 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.69% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.71% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 44
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,750
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2835 3100 3263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.79% 97.39% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2472 2657
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,300 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the East Midlands 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
Northamptonshire +30 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Nottinghamshire +3 10 £35,000 -22.22%
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Derbyshire +1 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 70 (89.74%) SQL Server
2 67 (85.90%) SQL
3 39 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (33.33%) Degree
6 26 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (32.05%) ETL
7 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
7 25 (32.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (28.21%) Windows
9 19 (24.36%) Oracle
9 19 (24.36%) Clustering
9 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
11 17 (21.79%) SQL Server 2014
11 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database
13 14 (17.95%) MongoDB
13 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (17.95%) Unix
14 12 (15.38%) High Availability
14 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (14.10%) MySQL
15 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
16 10 (12.82%) Replication
16 10 (12.82%) QA
17 7 (8.97%) Computer Science

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (6.41%) SAS
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (89.74%) SQL Server
2 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (32.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (21.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database
8 14 (17.95%) MongoDB
8 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (14.10%) MySQL
11 6 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (6.41%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (6.41%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Power View
13 4 (5.13%) PowerPivot
14 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (3.85%) Automotive
1 3 (3.85%) Law
2 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Clustering
2 10 (12.82%) Replication
3 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) FMCG
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Unix
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (32.05%) ETL
3 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.38%) High Availability
5 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.97%) ITIL
7 6 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (6.41%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.41%) Matrix Management
8 5 (6.41%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (6.41%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (5.13%) Analytics
9 4 (5.13%) Business Analytics
9 4 (5.13%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.13%) Database Mirroring
9 4 (5.13%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 67 (85.90%) SQL
2 39 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.41%) VB
5 4 (5.13%) VB6
6 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) MCITP
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) HP
3 5 (6.41%) hybris
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
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