The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

SQL Server Database Administrator
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 51
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 345 237 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 98.57% 95.18% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 318 224 246
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Portsmouth

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Portsmouth

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Portsmouth region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring

SQL Server 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Sentry