The median annual salary for a Database Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Specialist
UK / England
Rank 816 905 917
Rank change year-on-year +89 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 7 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 13
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% -17.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Database Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Database Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Specialist in England

Database Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Specialist in England.

Salary trend for Database Specialist in England

Database Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Specialist in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Specialist in England

Database Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
North West -16 3 £57,500 +9.52%
Yorkshire +22 2 £42,500 -5.55%
South East +57 1 £52,500 -30.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £44,000 -
Database Specialist
UK

Database Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Database Specialist 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 England region featuring Database Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (28.57%) iPad
5 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) COM
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) High Availability
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.14%) .NET

Database Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) DB2
5 1 (7.14%) Informix
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) arcserve
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
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