Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Database Administrator
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 215 245
Rank change year-on-year +4 +30 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 45 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.75% 0.79% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.81% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 48
Surrey median annual salary £46,250 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.91% +12.82% +14.71%
10th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,750 £57,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,795 5,801 7,599
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 97.40% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,764 4,935 6,616
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Surrey

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Surrey

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Surrey

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Woking +2 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Redhill - 8 £52,500 -
Guildford -36 5 £55,000 - 3
Staines - 3 £45,000 -
Leatherhead +15 1 £42,000 -23.64%
Caterham - 1 £55,000 -
Egham - 1 £47,500 -
Epsom - 1 £40,000 -
Virginia Water - 1 £60,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) SQL
2 42 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 34 (75.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (75.56%) Performance Tuning
4 31 (68.89%) T-SQL
5 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
6 26 (57.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (46.67%) ETL
9 17 (37.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (33.33%) CRM
11 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (31.11%) Windows
11 14 (31.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (28.89%) Power BI
13 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (26.67%) Finance
14 11 (24.44%) .NET
15 10 (22.22%) Migration
15 10 (22.22%) Replication
15 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
16 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
16 9 (20.00%) RedGate
17 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
17 8 (17.78%) Degree
17 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) NAS
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 34 (75.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (57.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (31.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (28.89%) Power BI
7 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (13.33%) OLAP
10 6 (13.33%) PowerPivot
10 6 (13.33%) SSDT
11 5 (11.11%) OLTP
12 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (2.22%) Biml
13 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
13 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
13 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.56%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Back Office
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
3 3 (6.67%) Electronics
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Replication
2 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (46.67%) ETL
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (33.33%) CRM
5 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (22.22%) Migration
7 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
8 7 (15.56%) BCP
8 7 (15.56%) Data Transformation
8 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
9 6 (13.33%) ETL Development
9 6 (13.33%) High Availability
10 5 (11.11%) ITIL
11 4 (8.89%) Service Design
12 3 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
12 3 (6.67%) Data Architecture
12 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
12 3 (6.67%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (68.89%) T-SQL
3 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.11%) MCSA
4 4 (8.89%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) RedGate
3 4 (8.89%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle