The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 68 60
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.33% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £40,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.73%  
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 288 580 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.65% 95.87% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 258 515 441
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Suffolk

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (75.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) Clustering
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (50.00%) Replication
5 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) User Stories
6 3 (37.50%) Power BI
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (37.50%) High Availability
6 3 (37.50%) Tableau
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (37.50%) Confluence
6 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 3 (37.50%) JIRA
6 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (37.50%) Active Directory

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI
4 3 (37.50%) Snowflake Schema
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (25.00%) OLTP
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Perfmon
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Dell Compellent