The median annual salary for a DBA was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford 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 Administrator
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 44 79 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.39% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
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 Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 316 642 655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 99.06% 98.17% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 299 441 597
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Guildford

DBA
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for DBA in Guildford

DBA
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Guildford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Guildford

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Guildford region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (96.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (80.00%) Replication
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (68.00%) High Availability
6 16 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (52.00%) ETL
9 13 (52.00%) Network Load Balancing
10 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (48.00%) Clustering
10 12 (48.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (44.00%) Windows
12 10 (40.00%) OLAP
12 10 (40.00%) IIS
12 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
12 10 (40.00%) ITIL
12 10 (40.00%) OLTP
12 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
12 10 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
12 10 (40.00%) SDLC
12 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 10 (40.00%) IIS
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) SMTP
2 1 (4.00%) SNMP
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
2 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (72.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
5 10 (40.00%) OLAP
5 10 (40.00%) OLTP
6 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Replication
2 12 (48.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) High Availability
2 16 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (52.00%) ETL
4 13 (52.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 12 (48.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (40.00%) Database Mirroring
6 10 (40.00%) Database Security
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL
6 10 (40.00%) SDLC
7 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) Statistics
9 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (12.00%) Change Control
9 3 (12.00%) Database Tuning
10 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (96.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) MCP
1 2 (8.00%) MCTS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat