The median annual salary for a DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 73 63 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.90% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.91% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 692 658 681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.78% 98.36% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 540 542 557
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Leicestershire

DBA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Leicestershire

DBA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leicester -19 1 £40,000 -11.11%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (44.44%) High Availability
5 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Automotive
6 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (33.33%) Clustering
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (11.11%) JSON
8 1 (11.11%) Life Science
8 1 (11.11%) QA
8 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (11.11%) Retail
8 1 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Replication
8 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (11.11%) Unix
8 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (11.11%) Finance

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards