The median annual salary for a DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 182 154
Rank change year-on-year +17 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 27 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.42% 0.60% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.63% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 44
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.04% +1.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3150 4317 4928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.97% 96.51% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3485 3715
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Berkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Berkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Berkshire

DBA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Slough +10 4 £60,000 +44.57%
Reading +19 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Thatcham - 2 £62,500 -
DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Berkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 25 (69.44%) SQL
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 15 (41.67%) ETL
5 14 (38.89%) Linux
6 12 (33.33%) Unix
7 11 (30.56%) Windows
7 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
8 10 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (25.00%) High Availability
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
10 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (19.44%) Migration
11 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
11 7 (19.44%) Database Tuning
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (13.89%) Oracle Exadata
13 5 (13.89%) Data Guard
13 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
13 5 (13.89%) Statistics
13 5 (13.89%) Degree

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Eloqua
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 4 (11.11%) Responsys
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
1 4 (11.11%) Taleo
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database
2 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (11.11%) OLAP
8 4 (11.11%) OLTP
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (11.11%) VLDB
9 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (8.33%) MySQL
10 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Legal
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) MSMQ
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (5.56%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Unix
3 11 (30.56%) Windows
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris
5 4 (11.11%) CentOS
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.78%) AIX
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) HPUX
7 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ETL
2 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (25.00%) High Availability
5 7 (19.44%) Database Tuning
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
6 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.89%) Statistics
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 4 (11.11%) Line Management
7 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 4 (11.11%) Physics
7 4 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) HNC
2 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Data Guard
3 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (11.11%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Sun
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) arcserve
4 1 (2.78%) CommVault
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Sybase
4 1 (2.78%) Veeam
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas
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