Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 17 November 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 83 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.35% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.00% +17.65%
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 571 968 896
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.79% 98.88% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 537 849 776
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £59,175
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Suffolk

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Suffolk

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Ipswich +7 2 £45,000 +50.00%
SQL DBA
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Suffolk region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Biml
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Replication

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Biml
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft