The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 242 181
Rank change year-on-year +31 -61  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 53 11 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.85% 0.16% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.17% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 88
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
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 the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6029 6586 7877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.23% 96.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4930 5599 6495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in the East of England

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in the East of England

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in the East of England

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire -3 19 £48,500 +14.11%
Essex +10 14 £51,250 +5.12%
Hertfordshire +5 14 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Suffolk +5 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Norfolk - 2 £33,750 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) SQL
2 71 (92.21%) SQL Server
3 44 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 38 (49.35%) T-SQL
5 37 (48.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (40.26%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
8 30 (38.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (37.66%) High Availability
10 24 (31.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (29.87%) Windows
12 21 (27.27%) Windows Server
13 19 (24.68%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (20.78%) RDBMS
14 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
15 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (19.48%) ETL
16 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (15.58%) Finance
18 12 (15.58%) Data Protection
19 11 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
20 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
20 10 (12.99%) Clustering
20 10 (12.99%) VLDB
21 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
21 9 (11.69%) Migration
21 9 (11.69%) Oracle

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.30%) IIS
1 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (92.21%) SQL Server
2 37 (48.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (38.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (31.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (24.68%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (20.78%) RDBMS
7 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
8 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (12.99%) VLDB
10 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
11 8 (10.39%) OLAP
11 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (7.79%) MySQL
14 5 (6.49%) DTS
14 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
14 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) MDX
2 5 (6.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (12.99%) Clustering
4 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) Replication
6 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Windows
2 21 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.49%) Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Unix
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (40.26%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (37.66%) High Availability
4 15 (19.48%) ETL
5 12 (15.58%) Data Protection
5 12 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
6 9 (11.69%) Migration
7 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
8 7 (9.09%) Time Management
9 6 (7.79%) DevOps
9 6 (7.79%) ITIL
9 6 (7.79%) Process Improvement
9 6 (7.79%) Statistics
10 5 (6.49%) Code Optimisation
10 5 (6.49%) CRM
10 5 (6.49%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) SQL
2 38 (49.35%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.19%) C#
4 4 (5.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.79%) MCITP
3 5 (6.49%) MCTS
4 4 (5.19%) MCSA
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
6 2 (2.60%) MCP
6 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) GDPR
1 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.60%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) VMware
4 4 (5.19%) RedGate
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
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