The median annual salary for a Database Specialist was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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 Specialist
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 236 -
Rank change year-on-year -40 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% 0.018% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.018% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £26,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -19.07% +1.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6631 5495 6111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.58% 97.78% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 4663 4986
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Database Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Database Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Specialist in the North West

Database Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Specialist in the North West.

Salary trend for Database Specialist in the North West

Database Specialist
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Specialist within the North West 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
Merseyside - 1 £26,500 - 1
Database Specialist
England

Database Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Database Specialist 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 North West region featuring Database Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) COM
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB

Database Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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