The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 160 112
Rank change year-on-year +25 -48  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 31 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.03% 0.87% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.90% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 82
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% +1.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £34,900 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2905 3347 3676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.74% 97.61% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2464 2976 3100
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 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
Southampton +26 16 £43,750 +5.31% 3
Basingstoke +9 4 £60,000 +48.14%
Portsmouth -4 4 £43,750 -30.00%
Petersfield - 3 £47,500 -
Waterlooville - 1 - -
Alton - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 40 (93.02%) SQL Server
2 36 (83.72%) SQL
3 24 (55.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (44.19%) High Availability
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
6 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (32.56%) Statistics
7 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (27.91%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (25.58%) ETL
9 11 (25.58%) Windows
9 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
10 10 (23.26%) Data Mining
10 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
10 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (23.26%) Database Security
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (20.93%) Clustering
12 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
13 7 (16.28%) Performance Optimisation
14 6 (13.95%) Migration
14 6 (13.95%) MySQL
14 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (93.02%) SQL Server
2 24 (55.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (23.26%) Data Mining
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (13.95%) MySQL
8 5 (11.63%) Big Data
8 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (11.63%) Power BI
9 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (2.33%) DTS
11 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Law
1 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) High Availability
2 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (32.56%) Statistics
3 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (27.91%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (25.58%) ETL
6 10 (23.26%) Database Security
7 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (16.28%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (13.95%) Migration
10 4 (9.30%) SQL Optimisation
11 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (6.98%) Database Mirroring
12 2 (4.65%) Server Virtualisation
13 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
13 1 (2.33%) Business Development
13 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
13 1 (2.33%) Machine Learning
13 1 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
13 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
2 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.33%) NetApp
3 1 (2.33%) Remedy
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago