Period
to 19 June 2021

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - 78 100
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 10 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East - 1.04% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.06% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £37,000 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year - +23.33% -31.03%
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,115 940 1,219
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 98.02% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 845 715 928
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,300 £23,872
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in the North East

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the North East.

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in the North East