Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 78 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.28% 0.84% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 0.86% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £48,125 £42,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -0.57% +3.53%

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 596 698 495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 98.03% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 468 628 465
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,625 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -1.84%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) T-SQL
3 12 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Replication
5 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (42.86%) Perfmon
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (42.86%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (35.71%) Statistics
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) Analytics
8 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) .NET
8 4 (28.57%) C#
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services
8 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
8 4 (28.57%) Google
8 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
8 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework

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 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (14.29%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 4 (28.57%) MDX
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (42.86%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Statistics
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Perfmon
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Google