Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,250 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 58 63
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.35% 3.00% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 3.22% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 13
Liverpool median annual salary £42,250 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.43% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,125 £29,025 £41,250
90th Percentile £44,650 £53,750 £53,750
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

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 653 715 724
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 93.22% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 545 548 584
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.30%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) Legal
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Power BI
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) QlikView
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
6 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Power BI
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) OCP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle