Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 19 January 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 88 83
Rank change year-on-year -25 -5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 22 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.23% 2.58% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 2.63% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 38
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £34,035 £35,000 £31,775
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £51,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,125 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.71% -1.25% -3.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 1,734 1,975 2,064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 97.92% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,529 1,600 1,528
Nottingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,533 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £58,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (50.00%) Replication
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Clustering
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 6 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
9 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (18.18%) HBase
9 4 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 4 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 4 (18.18%) MariaDB
9 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree

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 2 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (18.18%) HBase
4 4 (18.18%) MariaDB
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 7
6 2 (9.09%) Big Data
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (4.55%) Billing
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Replication
2 8 (36.36%) Clustering
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Database Security
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Presales
4 3 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Telematics
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (13.64%) MCSA
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCDBA
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) RedGate
5 1 (4.55%) Siebel