Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 23 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 63 56
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.02% 2.97% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 3.18% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 10
Liverpool median annual salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.21% +12.43% +40.83%
10th Percentile £29,100 £42,099 £35,975
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,750 £44,650
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -31.58% +13.10% +40.00%

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 718 1007 656
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.23% 93.41% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 548 698 516
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,428 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) Replication
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (26.09%) Debian
8 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
9 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (17.39%) Database Security
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (13.04%) High Availability
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 2 (8.70%) DTS
12 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
12 2 (8.70%) Informix
12 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (8.70%) MySQL
12 2 (8.70%) Oracle
12 2 (8.70%) C#
12 2 (8.70%) Unix
12 2 (8.70%) Statistics

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 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (8.70%) DTS
8 2 (8.70%) Informix
8 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (8.70%) MySQL
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.35%) OLAP
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Debian
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
2 7 (30.43%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (17.39%) Database Security
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) IDERA
3 1 (4.35%) VMware