The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 25 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 87 66
Rank change year-on-year +7 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 10 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.15% 0.92% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.94% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 36
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +5.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £44,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,750
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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 858 955 1256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.39% 97.45% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 738 716 994
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,331 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,458 £55,000
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 Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Nottingham

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Nottingham

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Nottingham over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottingham region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL
2 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 18 (52.94%) Degree
3 18 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 14 (41.18%) ETL
6 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (29.41%) Replication
9 9 (26.47%) Clustering
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 8 (23.53%) RDBMS
11 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
12 5 (14.71%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (14.71%) Server Virtualisation
13 4 (11.76%) MariaDB
13 4 (11.76%) Database Security
13 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
13 4 (11.76%) High Availability
13 4 (11.76%) HBase

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (23.53%) RDBMS
7 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (11.76%) HBase
9 4 (11.76%) MariaDB
9 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
9 4 (11.76%) MySQL
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (8.82%) OLAP
10 3 (8.82%) OLTP
10 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (5.88%) Big Data
12 1 (2.94%) MS Access
General
1 3 (8.82%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Replication
2 9 (26.47%) Clustering
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (41.18%) ETL
4 5 (14.71%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (14.71%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (11.76%) Database Security
5 4 (11.76%) High Availability
5 4 (11.76%) Statistics
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Presales
7 2 (5.88%) Server Building
7 2 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.94%) Data Management
8 1 (2.94%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (2.94%) Information Governance
8 1 (2.94%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) Computacenter
2 1 (2.94%) Siebel