Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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

Database Administrator
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 55 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.33% 0.29% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.30% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Chester median annual salary £34,000 £29,500 £26,041
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.25% +13.28% -33.64%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,250 £25,204
90th Percentile £36,000 £30,750 £45,125
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61% +1.22%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 285 334 401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 94.68% 97.95% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 258 302 247
Chester median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £22,650
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,625 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Chester

DBA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for DBA in Chester

DBA Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Chester region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL