Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 154 137
Rank change year-on-year -47 -17 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.22% 0.69% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.71% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 42
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,500 £37,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.67% -18.03% -8.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% +13.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4028 3365 3990
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.20% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 2795 3436
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,188
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Cambridge -42 3 £41,250 +10.00%
Peterborough -15 1 £32,500 -16.67%
DBA
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Cognos
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (33.33%) iTrent
4 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Haskell
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
4 2 (22.22%) Go
4 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) MongoDB

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) iTrent
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
3 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
3 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) OLTP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (11.11%) Power BI
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Angular 2
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Go
3 2 (22.22%) Haskell
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Cognos
2 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) WorldPay