Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Administrator
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 121 139
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 13 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.78% 0.61% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.62% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 24
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £29,500 £41,600 £29,175
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,250 £48,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +17.65% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1612 1605 2666
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 97.93% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1390 2215
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,975 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,750 £61,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Milton Keynes

DBA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for DBA in Milton Keynes

DBA
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Milton Keynes

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Milton Keynes region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) Games
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (15.38%) Online Games
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data
5 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (15.38%) DB2
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Flask
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Online Games
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat