The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 58 83 67
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 16 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.57% 0.76% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 0.77% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 23
Median salary £43,750 £42,022 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% -1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £36,250 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 601 777 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.47% 98.48% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 553 743 720
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Southampton over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Southampton

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (44.00%) ETL
4 10 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (40.00%) Statistics
4 10 (40.00%) Database Security
4 10 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (24.00%) High Availability
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (20.00%) Power BI
9 5 (20.00%) Big Data
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
10 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Migration
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Optimisation
12 2 (8.00%) Database Mirroring
12 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (20.00%) Big Data
6 5 (20.00%) Power BI
7 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.00%) MySQL
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ETL
2 10 (40.00%) Database Security
2 10 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (40.00%) Statistics
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (24.00%) High Availability
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Optimisation
8 2 (8.00%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
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