The median annual salary for a DBA was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 115 100 141
Rank change year-on-year -15 +41  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 25 58 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.15% 2.26% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 2.36% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 44 19
Median salary £51,250 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.86% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £48,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,500
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2087 2462 2263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.22% 95.72% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 2033 1812
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +12 5 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Letchworth -12 4 £50,000 +21.21%
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 56 (86.15%) Oracle
2 53 (81.54%) Oracle Database
3 44 (67.69%) Unix
4 42 (64.62%) Oracle EBS
5 41 (63.08%) WebLogic
5 41 (63.08%) Linux
6 30 (46.15%) Solaris
6 30 (46.15%) Middleware
7 27 (41.54%) SOA
7 27 (41.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 27 (41.54%) DevOps
7 27 (41.54%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 27 (41.54%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (41.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 27 (41.54%) Oracle EBS R12
7 27 (41.54%) Oracle Service Bus
8 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
8 24 (36.92%) SQL
9 23 (35.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 23 (35.38%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (32.31%) Oracle RAC
11 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database 12c
12 17 (26.15%) Relational Database
12 17 (26.15%) RDBMS
13 15 (23.08%) Shell Script
13 15 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
13 15 (23.08%) Data Guard
14 13 (20.00%) High Availability
15 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 41 (63.08%) WebLogic
2 27 (41.54%) Oracle Service Bus
2 27 (41.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (64.62%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (41.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (81.54%) Oracle Database
2 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (26.15%) RDBMS
4 17 (26.15%) Relational Database
5 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (10.77%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (9.23%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (7.69%) MySQL
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (4.62%) GIS
11 2 (3.08%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (9.23%) Advertising
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) Middleware
2 27 (41.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (12.31%) XML
4 6 (9.23%) REST
4 6 (9.23%) SOAP
4 6 (9.23%) Web Services
4 6 (9.23%) XML Messaging
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (3.08%) .NET
6 2 (3.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) Unix
2 41 (63.08%) Linux
3 30 (46.15%) Solaris
4 3 (4.62%) Windows
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 27 (41.54%) Continuous Integration
1 27 (41.54%) DevOps
1 27 (41.54%) SOA
2 23 (35.38%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (20.00%) High Availability
4 8 (12.31%) Migration
5 6 (9.23%) Data Integration
5 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.23%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.62%) Operations Management
8 3 (4.62%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (4.62%) Validation
9 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.08%) Statistics
10 1 (1.54%) IT Strategy
10 1 (1.54%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 15 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) OCA
1 8 (12.31%) OCP
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (35.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (23.08%) Data Guard
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 56 (86.15%) Oracle
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix
3 2 (3.08%) Sybase
3 2 (3.08%) Tableau
4 1 (1.54%) Remedy
4 1 (1.54%) Teradata
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
East & North Hertfordshire Nhs Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago