The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 43 34
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.10% 3.02% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 3.09% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 15
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 351 388 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 92.13% 97.49% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 260 313 290
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Liverpool region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (33.33%) Database Security
6 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (33.33%) FMCG
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Replication
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (20.00%) RedGate
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (20.00%) Statistics
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (13.33%) Informix
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) FMCG
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 3 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (33.33%) Database Security
2 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) RedGate
3 1 (6.67%) IDERA
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago