The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 27 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 46 41
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.47% 2.54% 4.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.60% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 15
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +11.76%  
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 498 461 480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.38% 97.67% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 371 375 352
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Merseyside

DBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for DBA in Merseyside

DBA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 8 £42,500 -10.52% 2
DBA
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Merseyside region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) 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%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (33.33%) FMCG
6 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (26.67%) Database Security
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) Replication
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) Windows
8 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (20.00%) Statistics
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
9 2 (13.33%) Database Optimisation
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (13.33%) Informix
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) 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 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Database Security
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (20.00%) Statistics
5 2 (13.33%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
6 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 3 (20.00%) 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 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) RedGate
4 1 (6.67%) IDERA
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
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