The median annual salary for a DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
London / Croydon
Rank - 43 29
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon - 0.40% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.40% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
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 Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 172 251 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 97.18% 99.60% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 144 214 145
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Croydon

DBA
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for DBA in Croydon

DBA Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Croydon region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (66.67%) Refactoring
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (66.67%) High Availability
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) VLDB
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Replication
6 1 (11.11%) Clustering
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (66.67%) VLDB
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
1 6 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle