The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 25 June 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 57 65
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.85% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.20% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £40,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.14% -  
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 Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 342 489 557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.34% 96.45% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 296 442 439
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Slough

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Slough

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Slough region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL