The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 46 37
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.20% 0.38% 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.39% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 19
Median salary £43,750 £62,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +92.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £62,500 £60,000
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 Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 324 254 297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.30% 95.85% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 282 237 276
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Portsmouth region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Sentry