The median annual salary for a DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 38 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.39% 1.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £47,500 £44,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.14% -  
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 Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 242 290 364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.28% 93.55% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 163 203 246
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Luton

DBA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for DBA in Luton

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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

1 16 (94.12%) SQL
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (64.71%) DevOps
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Clustering
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
5 9 (52.94%) MySQL
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
6 8 (47.06%) Business Transformation
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
7 7 (41.18%) OLAP
7 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (35.29%) Replication
9 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) ETL
9 4 (23.53%) OLTP
9 4 (23.53%) SDLC
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) Security Patching

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (52.94%) MySQL
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 7 (41.18%) OLAP
6 4 (23.53%) OLTP
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
2 6 (35.29%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Business Transformation
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) High Availability
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Statistics
8 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle