Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Database Administrator
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 132 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 -48 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 25 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.13% 1.21% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.24% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 52
Glasgow median annual salary £41,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.83% +33.33% +16.13%
10th Percentile £37,575 £40,125 £33,550
90th Percentile £44,975 £65,000 £54,375
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% +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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2092 2492 2363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.62% 97.04% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1415 1544
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,100 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +4.94%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Glasgow

DBA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for DBA in Glasgow

DBA
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

Salary histogram for DBA in Glasgow

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

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

1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (68.00%) Oracle
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (52.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (44.00%) AIX
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (28.00%) ETL
9 7 (28.00%) DTS
9 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (24.00%) Database Security
10 6 (24.00%) Unix
10 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
11 5 (20.00%) ITIL
11 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (20.00%) ERP
11 5 (20.00%) Statistics
11 5 (20.00%) Network Security
11 5 (20.00%) Data Guard
11 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (16.00%) Clustering
12 4 (16.00%) DB2

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (4.00%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) DTS
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) DB2
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (8.00%) OLAP
8 2 (8.00%) OLTP
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (4.00%) MySQL
9 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) AIX
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) MVS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ETL
2 6 (24.00%) Database Security
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) ERP
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (20.00%) Statistics
4 3 (12.00%) ETL Development
4 3 (12.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) JCL
5 1 (4.00%) Korn
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Netezza
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
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