The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Database Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 252
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5952 5571 6393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.88% 97.06% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4981 4675 5148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Database Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in the North West

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the North West.

Salary trend for Database Engineer in the North West

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Database Engineer 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 North West region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (80.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN

Database Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware