The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 77 68
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.72% 0.69% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.70% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 15
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £43,250 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 711 760
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.49% 98.07% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 499 668 604
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Southampton

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Southampton

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

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 Southampton region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (40.00%) ETL
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (40.00%) High Availability
5 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (35.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (35.00%) Statistics
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (35.00%) Data Mining
7 6 (30.00%) Database Security
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (25.00%) Clustering
9 4 (20.00%) Migration
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.00%) Database Mirroring
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Optimisation
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
11 2 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
11 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (35.00%) Data Mining
4 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ETL
1 8 (40.00%) High Availability
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (35.00%) Statistics
3 6 (30.00%) Database Security
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Optimisation
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) VMware