Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

SQL Server Database Administrator
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 268 280
Rank change year-on-year +33 +12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 23 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.37% 0.12% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.12% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 29
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.84% -20.97% +3.33%
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +4.44% -

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 6032 6430 8362
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.51% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4933 5464 7265
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 Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Surrey

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Surrey

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server DBA in Surrey

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 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 +26 8 £52,500 +20.69% 1
Epsom - 1 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (56.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
6 11 (47.83%) Windows
6 11 (47.83%) CRM
6 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (47.83%) Replication
7 10 (43.48%) ETL
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (30.43%) Migration
9 7 (30.43%) BCP
9 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (30.43%) Power BI
9 7 (30.43%) Data Transformation
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
10 6 (26.09%) High Availability
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
11 4 (17.39%) SCCM
11 4 (17.39%) SCOM
11 4 (17.39%) RedGate

SQL Server 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) NAS
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (30.43%) Power BI
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (17.39%) OLAP
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Replication
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (56.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (47.83%) CRM
4 10 (43.48%) ETL
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) BCP
5 7 (30.43%) Data Transformation
5 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (26.09%) High Availability
7 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Service Design
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
9 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCDBA
1 4 (17.39%) MCSA
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) RedGate
3 3 (13.04%) SAP