Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 23 October 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 77 62
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.01% 0.59% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.59% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Portsmouth median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -27.27%
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 580 673 597
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 98.97% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 502 588 580
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Portsmouth

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Portsmouth

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Portsmouth region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Google
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) MDX
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Google Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (16.67%) Perfmon
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) C

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) MDX
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Google