The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
South East / Surrey
Rank 138 184 176
Rank change year-on-year +46 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 31 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.11% 0.58% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.59% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 31
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2685 4059 4324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.64% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2166 3497 3574
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 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
Guildford - 13 £52,500 -
Woking +17 12 £57,500 +25.00%
Leatherhead - 1 £50,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 58 (100.00%) SQL
2 44 (75.86%) Performance Tuning
3 43 (74.14%) T-SQL
3 43 (74.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (74.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (74.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (70.69%) High Availability
5 38 (65.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
6 32 (55.17%) ITIL
6 32 (55.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (44.83%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (44.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (41.38%) Windows
8 24 (41.38%) Replication
8 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (36.21%) MCSA
11 18 (31.03%) Windows Server
12 16 (27.59%) Clustering
12 16 (27.59%) Network Load Balancing
13 14 (24.14%) Statistics
13 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
13 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
13 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (22.41%) Database Security
14 13 (22.41%) ETL
14 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.24%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) IaaS
1 10 (17.24%) PaaS
1 10 (17.24%) SaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) GitHub
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (74.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 43 (74.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 43 (74.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (55.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (44.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (44.83%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (17.24%) Hadoop
7 10 (17.24%) OLAP
7 10 (17.24%) OLTP
8 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (8.62%) MySQL
9 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
10 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
10 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.45%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Replication
2 16 (27.59%) Clustering
3 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (17.24%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.62%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
1 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 18 (31.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (75.86%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (70.69%) High Availability
3 38 (65.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (55.17%) ITIL
5 16 (27.59%) Network Load Balancing
6 14 (24.14%) Statistics
7 13 (22.41%) Database Security
7 13 (22.41%) ETL
8 12 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
9 10 (17.24%) Data Management
9 10 (17.24%) Data Modelling
9 10 (17.24%) Data Protection
9 10 (17.24%) Database Mirroring
9 10 (17.24%) QMS
9 10 (17.24%) SDLC
10 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
10 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
11 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (10.34%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) SQL
2 43 (74.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (36.21%) MCSA
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (15.52%) Degree
5 4 (6.90%) MCITP
5 4 (6.90%) MCTS
6 2 (3.45%) MCDBA
6 2 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) PCI DSS
1 10 (17.24%) QA
2 7 (12.07%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds
3 6 (10.34%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Splunk
4 5 (8.62%) Tableau
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