The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 23 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 51 72
Rank change year-on-year -21 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.00% 3.34% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 3.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 1
Median salary £33,750 £39,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.01% -12.77%  
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 Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 684 644 614
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.44% 97.72% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 505 561 543
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Somerset

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Somerset

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -16 5 £32,500 -24.41% 2
Taunton -11 2 £40,000 +12.67%
SQL DBA
South West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (50.00%) RedGate
4 4 (50.00%) GitHub
4 4 (50.00%) SSDT
4 4 (50.00%) OLTP
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) OLAP
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) tSQLt
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) OLAP
2 4 (50.00%) OLTP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (50.00%) SSDT
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) tSQLt
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) RedGate
3 1 (12.50%) Google
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
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