The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 29 April 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
England / North East
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 78 81
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.44% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.70% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +15.04%  
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 the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 649 719 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.58% 96.64% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 591 626 639
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in the North East

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in the North East

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +15 3 £42,500 +30.76% 2
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 North East region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Local Government
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
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