Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 17 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 67 52
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.62% 1.77% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.81% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 40
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -27.27% +64.18%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £52,750 £43,942 £68,875
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -

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 639 609 761
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.53% 98.07% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 566 572 679
Portsmouth median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,088 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 January 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 January 2018, 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
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability

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 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft