The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 28 March 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
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 1.11% 7.07% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 7.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -  
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 Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 87 99 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 96.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 95 27
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Taunton

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Taunton

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Taunton region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft