The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 30 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 98 71
Rank change year-on-year +44 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 28 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.47% 0.46% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 0.49% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 17
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £40,000 £46,000
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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 783 1018 1077
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 97.15% 93.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 675 916 864
Median salary £39,000 £39,421 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% -1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Wiltshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Wiltshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Wiltshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Swindon - 16 £42,500 -
Chippenham +16 7 £41,500 +10.66%
Salisbury - 5 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
South West

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
3 25 (56.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (52.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (50.00%) High Availability
5 22 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (45.45%) Finance
7 19 (43.18%) Migration
8 18 (40.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
10 14 (31.82%) Windows
11 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (25.00%) Data Migration
11 11 (25.00%) Database Security
12 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
12 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
13 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (13.64%) Process Improvement
14 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (13.64%) IIS
15 5 (11.36%) CRM
15 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (11.36%) SLA
15 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
15 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
15 5 (11.36%) Banking

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DHCP
1 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (56.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (52.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (40.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
6 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (9.09%) DTS
9 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (6.82%) MySQL
11 2 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (4.55%) BigQuery
12 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) High Availability
1 22 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (43.18%) Migration
3 11 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 11 (25.00%) Database Security
4 6 (13.64%) Process Improvement
5 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.36%) CRM
5 5 (11.36%) Line Management
6 4 (9.09%) ERP
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Data Transformation
7 3 (6.82%) Database Optimisation
7 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) Validation
7 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (6.82%) Workflow
8 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
3 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) MCDBA
1 2 (4.55%) MCITP
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds