The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 84 90 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.70% 0.91% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.94% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 22
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.08% +4.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 970 1064 1139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.10% 96.46% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 778 813 877
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Nottingham +5 7 £35,000 -22.22%
SQL Server DBA
East Midlands

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 18 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (90.00%) ETL
2 18 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Server Building
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 2 (10.00%) MCITP
3 2 (10.00%) OLTP
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) OLAP
4 1 (5.00%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) OLAP
3 2 (10.00%) OLTP
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) ETL
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Server Building
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Computacenter