Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior SQL DBA was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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

Senior SQL Database Administrator
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 354 384 413
Rank change year-on-year +30 +29 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 6 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.044% 0.066% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.068% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 17
Midlands median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -9.09%
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 13,067 14,635 17,967
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.75% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10,346 12,210 14,248
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Senior SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL DBA in the Midlands

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL DBA in the Midlands

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL DBA in the Midlands

Senior SQL DBA
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
West Midlands +32 3 £50,000 +4.71%
East Midlands +5 3 £43,500 -3.33%
Senior SQL DBA
England

Senior SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, Senior SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Senior SQL DBA in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Replication
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Data Management
6 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

Senior SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (16.67%) DB2
6 1 (16.67%) HBase
6 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
6 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) VMware