Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 92 80
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 20 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.03% 1.38% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.41% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 23
Staffordshire median annual salary £43,750 £38,250 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.38% -5.56% -7.95%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £57,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -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 960 1275 1245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 97.26% 97.40% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1147 1096
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £59,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings that featured SQL DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +17 14 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Tamworth - 5 - -
SQL DBA
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (75.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (25.00%) MS Access
9 4 (20.00%) OLTP
9 4 (20.00%) Replication
9 4 (20.00%) Statistics
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (15.00%) Database Security
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (10.00%) Finance
11 2 (10.00%) Migration
12 1 (5.00%) ETL
12 1 (5.00%) IIS
12 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
12 1 (5.00%) COM
12 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (25.00%) MS Access
6 4 (20.00%) OLTP
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.00%) Power BI
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Statistics
4 3 (15.00%) Database Security
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
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