The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 27 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 53 63
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.49% 1.17% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.20% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £37,000 £36,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.68% -22.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £39,000 £53,500
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 396 502 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.35% 98.05% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 352 432 506
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Swindon

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Swindon region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (61.11%) Oracle
5 9 (50.00%) High Availability
5 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Line Management
6 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (22.22%) DTS
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (16.67%) Replication
8 3 (16.67%) Clustering
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
9 2 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (11.11%) BigQuery

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (22.22%) DTS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (11.11%) BigQuery
8 2 (11.11%) MySQL
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (27.78%) Line Management
3 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 3 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds