Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 159 189
Rank change year-on-year -34 +30 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 33 112 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.64% 1.70% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.74% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 89 79
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -8.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% -4.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5035 6432 7273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 97.71% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4197 5094 5908
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,940 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -27 22 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Derbyshire +4 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Leicestershire +18 4 £43,750 -2.78% 1
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 31 (93.94%) SQL
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 24 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (54.55%) Replication
4 17 (51.52%) Clustering
4 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
8 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (24.24%) Degree
9 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
9 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (24.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
10 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
10 7 (21.21%) High Availability
11 6 (18.18%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Linux
12 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (15.15%) ETL
12 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
12 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
12 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (15.15%) MCITP
12 5 (15.15%) Database Mirroring
12 5 (15.15%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (15.15%) Master's Degree
13 4 (12.12%) Server Monitoring
13 4 (12.12%) Retail

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 2 (6.06%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
5 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 7
8 2 (6.06%) Big Data
8 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (6.06%) HBase
8 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
8 2 (6.06%) MySQL
8 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Replication
2 17 (51.52%) Clustering
3 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.21%) High Availability
3 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
3 5 (15.15%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (15.15%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Database Security
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Coaching
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) Master's Degree
2 5 (15.15%) MCITP
3 3 (9.09%) MCDBA
3 3 (9.09%) MCSA
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com