The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 14 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.37% - 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% - 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 14
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.08% +4.11%  

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 404 538 558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.35% 91.97% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 337 493 452
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,648 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Swindon

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Swindon

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in Swindon over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server DBA in Swindon

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Swindon region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
3 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) High Availability
5 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Line Management
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
6 3 (21.43%) Database Optimisation
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (21.43%) DTS
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (21.43%) Replication
6 3 (21.43%) Clustering
7 2 (14.29%) JIRA
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

SQL Server 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) DTS
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (14.29%) BigQuery
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (57.14%) High Availability
3 5 (35.71%) Line Management
3 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCDBA
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds