Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 231 250
Rank change year-on-year +37 +19 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 64 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.04% 0.69% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.71% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 56
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +4.65%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,225 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,875 £62,500 £56,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% -5.56%

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 5958 6467 8404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.47% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 5492 7299
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Woking +31 25 £60,000 +20.00%
Redhill - 8 £52,500 -
Leatherhead +16 5 £42,000 -23.64%
Staines +12 3 £45,000 -16.67%
Walton-on-Thames - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £40,000 -
Egham - 1 £47,500 -
Epsom - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) SQL
2 61 (95.31%) SQL Server
3 47 (73.44%) Performance Tuning
4 43 (67.19%) T-SQL
5 42 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
8 29 (45.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (32.81%) Windows
11 20 (31.25%) ETL
12 19 (29.69%) Finance
13 18 (28.13%) Replication
14 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 15 (23.44%) High Availability
15 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (23.44%) CRM
16 14 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (21.88%) Clustering
16 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
17 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
18 11 (17.19%) Migration
18 11 (17.19%) ITIL
19 10 (15.63%) Statistics
19 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (15.63%) RedGate
20 9 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server

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 6 (9.38%) IIS
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) NAS
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (95.31%) SQL Server
2 42 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (45.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
7 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (12.50%) Power BI
10 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
10 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (9.38%) PowerPivot
10 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
10 6 (9.38%) SSDT
11 5 (7.81%) OLAP
12 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.94%) JIRA
3 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Back Office
2 6 (9.38%) Multimedia
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Replication
2 14 (21.88%) Clustering
3 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.50%) Fintech
5 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (31.25%) ETL
5 15 (23.44%) CRM
5 15 (23.44%) High Availability
6 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
7 11 (17.19%) ITIL
7 11 (17.19%) Migration
8 10 (15.63%) Statistics
9 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.50%) Business Continuity
10 8 (12.50%) Database Security
11 7 (10.94%) BCP
11 7 (10.94%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (10.94%) Change Control
11 7 (10.94%) Data Transformation
11 7 (10.94%) Database Tuning
11 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.94%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) SQL
2 43 (67.19%) T-SQL
3 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
1 7 (10.94%) MCSA
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.38%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.56%) MCITP
3 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (7.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (7.81%) SCCM
3 4 (6.25%) SCOM
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) RedGate
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Splunk
5 2 (3.13%) Tableau
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Adobe