The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 26 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 104 77
Rank change year-on-year +13 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 12 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.10% 0.78% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.82% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 19
Median salary £48,750 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.93% +5.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,650 £55,000
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 West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1066 1220 1183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.71% 95.31% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1154 1050
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
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 West Sussex

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 10 £52,500 -
SQL DBA
South East

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

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

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (76.92%) Finance
4 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
4 10 (76.92%) Power BI
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (69.23%) DocumentDB
5 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
5 9 (69.23%) IBM
5 9 (69.23%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (69.23%) Oracle
5 9 (69.23%) SAP
5 9 (69.23%) XML
5 9 (69.23%) Cognos
5 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
5 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (69.23%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Database Security
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
3 10 (76.92%) Power BI
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (69.23%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (69.23%) DocumentDB
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
4 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
4 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) JSON
1 9 (69.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Database Security
2 1 (7.69%) ETL
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Cognos
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) SAP