Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 24 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 65 71
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.52% 0.55% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.00% +17.65%
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -40.00% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 374 543 660
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.16% 99.82% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 354 461 578
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Ipswich

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Ipswich region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Biml
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Replication

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Biml
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft