The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 28 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 80 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.88% 0.96% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.99% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 12
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,875 £42,150 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,375 £52,500 £38,750
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 882 811 1452
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.71% 97.01% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 3479 6564
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,125 £22,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Milton Keynes

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Milton Keynes

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Milton Keynes region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Korn
8 1 (10.00%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat