Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

SQL Server Database Administrator
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 231 240
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 12 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.17% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 29
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £35,500 £37,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +4.44% +4.65%

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 6,630 6,068 6,734
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 96.90% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,692 5,151 5,851
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Hampshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Hampshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server DBA in Hampshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Southampton -41 4 £47,500 - 4
Fareham - 2 £32,500 -
Portsmouth -9 1 £37,500 -15.62%
Havant - 1 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
SQL Server DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (66.67%) Windows
6 6 (50.00%) High Availability
7 5 (41.67%) Database Security
7 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (41.67%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (33.33%) Clustering
8 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
9 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 2 (16.67%) MuleSoft
10 2 (16.67%) Middleware
10 2 (16.67%) Retail
10 2 (16.67%) JIRA
10 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds

SQL Server 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 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (41.67%) Database Security
4 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) MuleSoft
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds