Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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

Database Administrator
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.38% 3.17% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 3.43% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 15
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,725 £29,050 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,750 £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 689 903 734
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 92.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 552 650 579
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Liverpool

DBA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for DBA in Liverpool

DBA
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Liverpool over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Replication
4 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (17.65%) High Availability
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Database Security
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Debian
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle
9 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
9 2 (11.76%) DTS
9 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
9 2 (11.76%) Data Management
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
10 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (5.88%) Task Automation

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) DTS
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.88%) OLAP
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Debian
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (17.65%) Database Security
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) OCP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft