The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 28 April 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.61% 0.66% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.67% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Median salary £42,500 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.64% -8.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,800 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £48,000
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 425 596 626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 97.93% 97.87% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 328 534 567
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Staffordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Staffordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Staffordshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent +9 7 £42,500 +15.64%
SQL DBA
West Midlands

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Staffordshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) Clustering
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (12.50%) OLTP
5 2 (12.50%) IIS
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (12.50%) Database Security
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Power BI
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) DB2

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) OLTP
5 2 (12.50%) Power BI
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.25%) DB2
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Database Security
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
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