Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 229 263
Rank change year-on-year +67 +34 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 104 37 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.55% 0.56% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.58% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 61
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +23.53% -10.53%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,439 6,345 9,056
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 95.60% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,188 5,105 7,377
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 59 £55,000 -
Reading +19 15 £48,500 -3.00% 5
Slough +14 7 £61,250 +2.08%
Windsor - 4 £57,500 -
Wokingham - 3 £60,000 -
DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 64 (61.54%) Oracle
1 64 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 57 (54.81%) SQL
3 56 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 55 (52.88%) Linux
5 42 (40.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (35.58%) Red Hat
7 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
7 29 (27.88%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (24.04%) Windows
9 22 (21.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (17.31%) Oracle RAC
12 18 (17.31%) Unix
13 16 (15.38%) Service Management
14 15 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (13.46%) Problem Management
15 14 (13.46%) Incident Management
15 14 (13.46%) High Availability
15 14 (13.46%) ServiceNow
15 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
15 14 (13.46%) Private Cloud
15 14 (13.46%) Windows Server
15 14 (13.46%) BMC
15 14 (13.46%) Logistics
15 14 (13.46%) WebLogic
15 14 (13.46%) IIS
15 14 (13.46%) Active Directory
16 13 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN

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 14 (13.46%) IIS
1 14 (13.46%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 56 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 15 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (11.54%) RDBMS
5 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (6.73%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.81%) MySQL
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (4.81%) Power BI
10 2 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) JIRA
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (4.81%) Advertising
2 3 (2.88%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Electronics
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) Middleware
2 3 (2.88%) Web Services
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Private Cloud
2 5 (4.81%) Smart Meter
3 4 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 55 (52.88%) Linux
2 42 (40.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (24.04%) Windows
4 18 (17.31%) Unix
5 14 (13.46%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (21.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (15.38%) Service Management
5 14 (13.46%) High Availability
5 14 (13.46%) Incident Management
5 14 (13.46%) Logistics
5 14 (13.46%) Problem Management
6 12 (11.54%) Proactive Monitoring
7 10 (9.62%) BPEL
7 10 (9.62%) ITIL
8 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.81%) Machine Learning
11 5 (4.81%) OpenUP
11 5 (4.81%) Resource Management
12 4 (3.85%) CRM
12 4 (3.85%) Dashboard Development
12 4 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.81%) SQL
2 11 (10.58%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.65%) C
4 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.65%) MCSA
3 8 (7.69%) MCITP
3 8 (7.69%) MCTS
4 3 (2.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) OCP
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.96%) RHCE
System Software
1 18 (17.31%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (13.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 13 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (61.54%) Oracle
2 37 (35.58%) Red Hat
3 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
4 14 (13.46%) BMC
4 14 (13.46%) ServiceNow
5 7 (6.73%) Siebel
6 1 (0.96%) SAP