The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Database Administrator
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.91% 2.08% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Median salary £45,000 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.17% -  
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 357 510 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 97.28% 96.59% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 311 406 537
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Northampton

DBA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for DBA in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Northampton region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) MySQL
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
5 7 (36.84%) QA
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (26.32%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Clustering
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (21.05%) hybris
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (15.79%) PowerPivot
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (10.53%) HP

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (10.53%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) MySQL
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
5 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (15.79%) PowerPivot
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Unix
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ETL
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
1 5 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
1 5 (26.32%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) hybris
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) IBM