The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
Rank 119 118 119
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 41 48 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.40% 1.52% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.56% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 62
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +7.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,750
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2827 3081 3292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.75% 97.35% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2454 2683
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in the East Midlands

DBA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for DBA in the East Midlands

DBA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in the East Midlands

DBA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Nottinghamshire +11 23 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Northamptonshire +20 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Leicestershire -11 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Derbyshire -1 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 83 (81.37%) SQL Server
2 80 (78.43%) SQL
3 40 (39.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (38.24%) T-SQL
4 39 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (32.35%) Oracle
6 32 (31.37%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 29 (28.43%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (26.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
10 26 (25.49%) Degree
11 25 (24.51%) ETL
12 23 (22.55%) Windows
13 22 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (21.57%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (19.61%) Clustering
15 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2014
16 18 (17.65%) Unix
17 16 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
18 15 (14.71%) High Availability
18 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 14 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
20 12 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
21 11 (10.78%) Shell Script
21 11 (10.78%) ITIL
21 11 (10.78%) MySQL
21 11 (10.78%) Oracle9i Database

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.90%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (4.90%) SAS
1 5 (4.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle UPK
2 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.92%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 4 (3.92%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (81.37%) SQL Server
2 40 (39.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (29.41%) Oracle Database
4 29 (28.43%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (26.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (21.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 22 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
8 16 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (10.78%) MySQL
11 11 (10.78%) Oracle9i Database
12 9 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
15 5 (4.90%) Oracle Discoverer
15 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (4.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (2.94%) Automotive
1 3 (2.94%) Finance
1 3 (2.94%) Law
2 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.98%) Retail
2 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Clustering
2 11 (10.78%) Replication
3 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) FMCG
4 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Windows
2 18 (17.65%) Unix
3 7 (6.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (31.37%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (24.51%) ETL
4 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.71%) High Availability
6 14 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (10.78%) ITIL
8 7 (6.86%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (6.86%) CRM
8 7 (6.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (6.86%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (4.90%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (4.90%) Database Tuning
10 5 (4.90%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.90%) Matrix Management
10 5 (4.90%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (4.90%) Migration
11 4 (3.92%) Capacity Management
11 4 (3.92%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 80 (78.43%) SQL
2 39 (38.24%) T-SQL
3 11 (10.78%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.90%) VB
5 4 (3.92%) VB6
6 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (25.49%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) MCITP
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (4.90%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) Oracle
2 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) HP
3 5 (4.90%) hybris
3 5 (4.90%) IBM
4 4 (3.92%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco
6 1 (0.98%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.98%) JD Edwards
Derby, Derbyshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago