The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East 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
England / North East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 79 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.71% 0.61% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% -  
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 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 548 776 737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 97.16% 94.52% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 479 703 635
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in the North East

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in the North East

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the North East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server DBA in the North East

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +20 4 £42,500 -3.40% 1
SQL Server DBA
England

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

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 North East region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Opsview
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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