Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 104 121
Rank change year-on-year -30 +17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 6 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.30% 2.13% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 2.17% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 45 39
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22% +2.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £45,500 £45,000 £50,250
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 1966 2301 2567
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 97.91% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 1880 1963
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.97% +10.77% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -35 5 £40,000 +10.34%
SQL Server DBA
East Midlands

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 7
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) HBase
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) HBase
3 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle