Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 21 November 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 119 124
Rank change year-on-year -26 +5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 8 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.38% 1.40% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.45% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 30
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +15.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £43,250 £36,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,000 £43,175
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.74% +10.00% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2003 2343 2612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.26% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 2144 2292
West Sussex median annual salary £43,875 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in West Sussex

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in West Sussex

SQL DBA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 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
Worthing -23 4 - -
Crawley -4 3 £50,000 +7.53%
Gatwick - 1 £45,000 -
SQL DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Sussex region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Power BI
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 5 (62.50%) Cognos
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (50.00%) DocumentDB
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) SAP
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 3 (37.50%) C#
6 3 (37.50%) ETL

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Power BI
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (50.00%) DocumentDB
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (12.50%) OLAP
8 1 (12.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Cognos
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) BMC