The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 40 43 48
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.39% 0.62% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.67% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £47,500 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.76% +14.44%  
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 Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 246 300 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.35% 92.88% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 164 207 252
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Luton

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Luton

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Luton region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (63.64%) Clustering
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) Data Integration
3 6 (54.55%) OLAP
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Replication
4 5 (45.45%) Business Transformation
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) OLTP
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) OLAP
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) OLTP
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 5 (45.45%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Data Integration
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Business Transformation
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft