The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Southampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 86 76
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 10 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.57% 0.25% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.25% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 16
Median salary £45,000 £39,522 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.86% -9.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

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 613 800 942
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.54% 98.40% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 562 765 727
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Southampton

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Southampton region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Data Mining
4 10 (52.63%) ETL
4 10 (52.63%) Statistics
4 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (42.11%) Database Security
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (26.32%) Power BI
8 5 (26.32%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (26.32%) Big Data
9 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Clustering
10 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (15.79%) High Availability
11 2 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
11 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
11 2 (10.53%) Windows
11 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
12 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 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:

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (52.63%) Data Mining
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
6 5 (26.32%) Power BI
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ETL
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
1 10 (52.63%) Statistics
2 8 (42.11%) Database Security
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
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