The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 25 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 77 92
Rank change year-on-year +9 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.96% 1.83% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.86% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 12
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
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 East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 849 1075 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 98.04% 98.35% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 731 935 923
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 East Sussex

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 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
Brighton +11 17 £45,000 -
Hove - 2 £50,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sussex region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) SQL
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (92.31%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (61.54%) Windows
4 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
5 21 (53.85%) Linux
6 20 (51.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (46.15%) T-SQL
8 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
9 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (38.46%) Process Improvement
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (28.21%) IIS
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (25.64%) Replication
12 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (12.82%) Clustering
13 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (12.82%) High Availability
14 4 (10.26%) Database Tuning
14 4 (10.26%) Music Industry
14 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
15 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
15 3 (7.69%) Marketing
15 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.21%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.13%) MySQL
7 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) DTS
8 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) GitLab
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) Toad
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Music Industry
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.64%) Replication
3 5 (12.82%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (38.46%) Process Improvement
3 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.82%) High Availability
4 4 (10.26%) Database Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Open Source
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.56%) Data Security
7 1 (2.56%) ETL
7 1 (2.56%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) MCITP
1 2 (5.13%) MCTS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft