Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Database Administrator
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 87 88
Rank change year-on-year +20 +1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 28 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.98% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 0.28% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 5
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +95.65% -23.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £24,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +41.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 908 726 1,008
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 95.90% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 682 562 723
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -8.33%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Northampton

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (46.43%) Clustering
3 13 (46.43%) SCOM
3 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
4 12 (42.86%) SAP
4 12 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity
6 10 (35.71%) Legal
6 10 (35.71%) Database Tuning
7 9 (32.14%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (32.14%) Trend Analysis
7 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (32.14%) Capacity Management
7 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (32.14%) ISA Server
7 9 (32.14%) Banking
7 9 (32.14%) DTS
7 9 (32.14%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) Replication
9 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (10.71%) Law
10 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (10.71%) ITIL
10 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (10.71%) Marketing

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 12 (42.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (32.14%) DTS
4 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (35.71%) Legal
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
3 3 (10.71%) Law
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity
3 10 (35.71%) Database Tuning
4 9 (32.14%) Capacity Management
4 9 (32.14%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) B2B
8 1 (3.57%) Data Management
8 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.57%) Database Optimisation
8 1 (3.57%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft