Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 149 128
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.00% 0.66% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.68% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 13
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +21.21% +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,875 £31,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,125 £48,000 £59,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1467 2212 1982
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 97.40% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1200 1844 1612
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.89%
10th Percentile £24,475 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Gloucestershire

DBA
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Gloucestershire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Gloucestershire

DBA
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester -9 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Gloucester +24 5 £53,750 +38.71%
Cheltenham +7 1 £32,500 -
DBA
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Gloucestershire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (53.33%) IaaS
5 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (26.67%) SaaS
9 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (6.67%) MCTS
11 1 (6.67%) MCITP
11 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
11 1 (6.67%) Marketing
11 1 (6.67%) Degree
11 1 (6.67%) Problem Management

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (53.33%) IaaS
3 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Proactive Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata