Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 20 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 187 209
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 19 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.43% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.65% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 24
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +9.83% +15.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,625 £61,250 £52,275
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.63% - +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4258 4296 5221
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.98% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 3596 4283
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Hertfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Hertfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Hertfordshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Watford -4 11 £65,000 +13.04%
Hemel Hempstead -4 6 £51,250 +7.89% 3
Knebworth - 1 £50,000 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hertfordshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) T-SQL
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
7 7 (36.84%) Flyway
8 6 (31.58%) .NET
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (26.32%) C#
9 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (21.05%) ETL
10 4 (21.05%) CRM
10 4 (21.05%) OLAP
10 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (21.05%) High Availability
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
10 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
11 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (21.05%) OLAP
5 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (5.26%) DTS
6 1 (5.26%) OLTP
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (5.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Flyway
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) MDX
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) T-SQL
3 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) C#
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) RedGate
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Telerik