The median annual salary for a DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Database Administrator
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.36% 1.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.93% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 311 329 363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.88% 95.92% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 272 290 287
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Devon

DBA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for DBA in Devon

DBA
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Devon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Devon

DBA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Exeter +13 14 £47,500 +43.93% 1
DBA
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Devon region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (69.70%) T-SQL
3 20 (60.61%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (57.58%) SQL
5 18 (54.55%) High Availability
6 17 (51.52%) SaaS
6 17 (51.52%) Load Testing
7 15 (45.45%) ISO 9001
7 15 (45.45%) ISO 14001
7 15 (45.45%) Scrum
8 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (24.24%) ETL
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle
10 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
13 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (9.09%) RedGate
14 3 (9.09%) Perfmon
14 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
14 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (9.09%) Windows
14 3 (9.09%) Clustering
14 3 (9.09%) Replication
15 2 (6.06%) VMware
15 2 (6.06%) Publishing
15 2 (6.06%) Statistics
15 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 17 (51.52%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.06%) Publishing
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
1 3 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (54.55%) High Availability
3 17 (51.52%) Load Testing
4 15 (45.45%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) ETL
6 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Statistics
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.03%) Database Security
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.03%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) T-SQL
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCSA
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) ISO 14001
1 15 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Perfmon
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) RedGate
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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