Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 117 155
Rank change year-on-year +19 +38 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.14% 1.18% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.21% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 7
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +17.65% +28.79%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £56,750 £51,000
South West median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% -9.64% +3.75%

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 1,435 1,404 2,207
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 97.77% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 1,153 1,843
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £23,625 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £62,500 £61,650
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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
Gloucester +6 12 £41,000 -21.90% 1
Cheltenham +5 3 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Cirencester +7 1 £40,000 -20.00%
DBA
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 10 (58.82%) RDBMS
4 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
10 3 (17.65%) Veeam
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) Database Mirroring
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (11.76%) Local Government
11 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
11 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
11 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
11 2 (11.76%) C#
11 2 (11.76%) .NET
11 2 (11.76%) Logistics

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 (5.88%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) RDBMS
2 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (11.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) WinForms
2 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Virtual Environments
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) VMware