The median annual salary for a Junior SQL Server DBA was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior SQL Server Database Administrator
UK / England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 914 916
Rank change year-on-year +77 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior SQL Server DBA 6 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.019% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.019% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 15
Median salary £65,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +108.00% -3.84%  
UK excluding London median salary - £29,250 £28,750
% change year-on-year - +1.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior SQL Server DBA in England

Junior SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Junior SQL Server DBA in England

Junior SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior SQL Server DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +75 6 £65,000 +79.31%
Junior SQL Server DBA
UK

Junior SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Junior SQL Server 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 England region featuring Junior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Riak
8 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis

Junior SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (16.67%) Riak
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) E-Discovery
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sun