The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 37 - 53
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 16 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.85% - 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% - 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 14
Median salary £42,500 - £45,000
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 405 547 561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.36% 92.09% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 338 498 453
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Swindon

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swindon region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (88.89%) Finance
4 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (55.56%) High Availability
7 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (50.00%) Windows
7 9 (50.00%) Oracle
8 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
9 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (27.78%) Line Management
10 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (22.22%) DTS
12 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (16.67%) Migration
12 3 (16.67%) Replication
12 3 (16.67%) Clustering
12 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
12 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
13 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
13 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (22.22%) DTS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (11.11%) BigQuery
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
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 10 (55.56%) 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
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Database Security
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
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 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds