Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 23 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
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 2.52% - 6.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% - 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 26
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 - £48,750
10th Percentile £27,250 - £37,500
90th Percentile £49,500 - £65,000
Essex median annual salary £34,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -38.18% +15.79% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 233 341 357
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.90% 96.33% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 192 298 344
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,375 £28,794 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Colchester

DBA
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for DBA in Colchester

DBA
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Colchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Colchester

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

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

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) HDInsight
3 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Virtualisation

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
2 1 (16.67%) HDInsight
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp