The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Server DBA was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 853 869
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 13 52 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.057% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.059% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 12 52 71
Median salary £58,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.15% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,450 £59,950 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +26.31% -5.00%  

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 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Server DBA in England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL Server DBA in England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL Server DBA in England

Senior 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 Senior SQL Server DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London +16 8 £58,500 +6.36%
South East +59 2 £63,750 +27.50% 1
East of England - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 23 (65.71%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (57.14%) T-SQL
6 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
8 11 (31.43%) Finance
8 11 (31.43%) Migration
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
9 10 (28.57%) High Availability
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
13 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
13 4 (11.43%) Clustering
13 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
14 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
14 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
14 3 (8.57%) Active Directory

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
9 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
10 2 (5.71%) MySQL
10 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.86%) OLTP
11 1 (2.86%) QlikView
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (31.43%) Migration
3 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (28.57%) High Availability
4 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Data Security
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Statistics
8 1 (2.86%) Database Optimisation
8 1 (2.86%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) RedGate
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
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