The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 102 100 125
Rank change year-on-year -2 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.29% 1.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 5
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +8.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1358 1640 1877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.86% 95.63% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1316 1444
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Milton Keynes -10 3 £47,500 +8.57% 1
High Wycombe 0 1 £35,000 -13.58% 1
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
3 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (52.17%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (43.48%) Replication
7 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 8 (34.78%) High Availability
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (26.09%) Windows
11 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (21.74%) Clustering
11 5 (21.74%) Advertising
11 5 (21.74%) Facebook
11 5 (21.74%) Marketing
12 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
12 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (17.39%) ETL
12 4 (17.39%) Oracle
12 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
13 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
13 3 (13.04%) MySQL
13 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
13 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
9 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
10 3 (13.04%) MySQL
11 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (8.70%) SSDT
12 1 (4.35%) MS Access
12 1 (4.35%) QlikView
12 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (21.74%) Advertising
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Replication
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (34.78%) High Availability
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Product Management
5 3 (13.04%) Release Management
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Statistics
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Market Research
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSA
1 2 (8.70%) MCTS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) OCP
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Facebook
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35000
Posted: 2 days ago