The median annual salary for a SQL Server 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 Server Database Administrator
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 81 107
Rank change year-on-year -10 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 1 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.84% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.86% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 669 681 1188
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.81% +1.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Milton Keynes

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Milton Keynes

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

SQL Server 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat