The median annual salary for a DBA was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Database Administrator
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 0.59% 4.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 5.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
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 Halifax. 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
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 168 132 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 98.82% 93.62% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 150 119 81
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Halifax

DBA
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for DBA in Halifax

DBA Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Halifax region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft