Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 73
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.79% 1.98% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.99% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 6
Ipswich median annual salary £38,750 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -35.00% +17.65%
Suffolk median annual salary £38,750 £32,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +19.23% -21.21% +3.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 372 554 665
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.64% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 352 475 584
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £59,600
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Ipswich

DBA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for DBA in Ipswich

DBA
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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

Salary histogram for DBA in Ipswich

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

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 Ipswich region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Perfmon
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Biml
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Biml
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft