Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Server Database Administrator
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 128 156
Rank change year-on-year -10 +28 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 2 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.100% 0.64% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.66% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 11
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +11.90% -1.18%
10th Percentile £43,250 £44,450 £33,750
90th Percentile £49,750 £49,000 £44,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +4.44% +4.65%

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 1,936 2,107 2,507
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.12% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,691 1,864 2,235
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in West Sussex

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in West Sussex

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Crawley +3 1 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Gatwick - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity

SQL Server 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 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft