Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 18 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 214 183
Rank change year-on-year -6 -31 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 34 60 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.54% 0.87% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.90% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 60 92
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,942 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% -7.48% -1.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,225
90th Percentile £40,000 £52,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6052 6664 7083
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 97.06% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5240 5726 5941
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Hampshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Hampshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Hampshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Havant - 15 £40,000 -
Winchester +3 7 £37,500 -21.05%
Portsmouth -21 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Basingstoke +6 2 £55,000 +69.23%
Fareham - 2 £32,500 -
Farnborough -4 1 - -
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hampshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
3 31 (91.18%) T-SQL
3 31 (91.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (91.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (88.24%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (82.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
6 27 (79.41%) Clustering
7 26 (76.47%) Windows
8 25 (73.53%) Windows Server
9 24 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (64.71%) Data Protection
11 19 (55.88%) Oracle
12 18 (52.94%) Performance Management
13 17 (50.00%) JIRA
13 17 (50.00%) Oracle Database
13 17 (50.00%) SolarWinds
13 17 (50.00%) Middleware
13 17 (50.00%) MuleSoft
14 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (44.12%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (41.18%) Atlassian
16 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
17 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
18 8 (23.53%) Change Management
18 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
19 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (91.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (91.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (82.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (44.12%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (2.94%) Ingres
10 1 (2.94%) MySQL
10 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 27 (79.41%) Clustering
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (64.71%) Data Protection
3 18 (52.94%) Performance Management
4 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (23.53%) Change Management
6 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
7 4 (11.76%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (8.82%) Statistics
9 2 (5.88%) High Availability
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
10 1 (2.94%) Change Data Capture
10 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.94%) Database Security
10 1 (2.94%) Database Tuning
10 1 (2.94%) Proactive Monitoring
10 1 (2.94%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.94%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 31 (91.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Perfmon
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle
3 17 (50.00%) MuleSoft
3 17 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 14 (41.18%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.94%) Actian