The median annual salary for a DBA was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Database Administrator
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 40 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 19 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 4.12% 3.21% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 3.31% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 1
Median salary £32,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.41% -4.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath. 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
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 448 302 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.18% 96.79% 98.95%
Number of salaries quoted 312 288 263
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Bath

DBA
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for DBA in Bath

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Bath region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) OLAP
3 14 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (66.67%) ETL
3 14 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Solaris
5 12 (57.14%) Unix
5 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 12 (57.14%) Data Analysis
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) NetApp
5 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 12 (57.14%) Data Management
5 12 (57.14%) QA
5 12 (57.14%) QlikView
5 12 (57.14%) Power BI
5 12 (57.14%) Data Structures
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
9 5 (23.81%) MySQL
9 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
9 5 (23.81%) OLTP
9 5 (23.81%) SSDT
9 5 (23.81%) GitHub
9 5 (23.81%) tSQLt

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) OLAP
3 14 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (57.14%) Power BI
4 12 (57.14%) QlikView
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (23.81%) MySQL
6 5 (23.81%) OLTP
6 5 (23.81%) SSDT
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) tSQLt
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Structures
1 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Solaris
2 12 (57.14%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) ETL
2 12 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Data Management
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) ERD
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) NetApp
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) RedGate
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Google
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