Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Database Administrator
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +55
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 21 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.83% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median annual salary - - -
County Antrim median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. 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
Belfast
Permanent vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 347 265 129
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 90.44% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 211 201 97
Belfast median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88% +28.79%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% - +25.98%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Belfast

DBA
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for DBA in Belfast

DBA Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Belfast region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
1 20 (95.24%) Legal
1 20 (95.24%) Migration
1 20 (95.24%) Disaster Recovery
1 20 (95.24%) Capacity Planning
1 20 (95.24%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
2 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 12c
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
2 10 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (47.62%) Replication
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (47.62%) Statistics
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
2 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 12c
2 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
2 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 20 (95.24%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
1 10 (47.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Capacity Planning
1 20 (95.24%) Disaster Recovery
1 20 (95.24%) Migration
1 20 (95.24%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
2 10 (47.62%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
1 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat