Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 24 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 97 128
Rank change year-on-year -24 +31 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 18 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.86% 1.76% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.78% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 23
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -23.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £48,750 £43,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.74% +10.00% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 2076 1970 2158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.76% 99.04% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1870 1755 1861
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,655 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.50% +6.64% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,700 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in East Sussex

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in East Sussex

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in East Sussex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in East Sussex

SQL DBA
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 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
Brighton -28 18 £47,500 +5.56% 1
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sussex region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) MCSA
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (27.78%) EMC
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (22.22%) ETL
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) C#
10 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 1 (5.56%) .NET

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

Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GitLab
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
1 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCSA
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Citrix
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft