Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 71 85
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 36 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.93% 1.71% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 1.77% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 12
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £45,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +30.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 890 733 1,075
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 96.57% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 692 616 783
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.98% +2.19% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,063 £23,600
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
3 16 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 16 (44.44%) SCOM
4 15 (41.67%) SAP
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (36.11%) Business Continuity
6 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (33.33%) Legal
8 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
8 11 (30.56%) Clustering
8 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (22.22%) Banking
9 8 (22.22%) Database Tuning
9 8 (22.22%) Finance
9 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (19.44%) ISA Server
10 7 (19.44%) DTS
10 7 (19.44%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (19.44%) Capacity Management
11 6 (16.67%) Replication
11 6 (16.67%) ITIL
12 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (13.89%) Law
12 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (8.33%) Advertising

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 16 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (19.44%) DTS
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) MySQL
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (33.33%) Legal
2 8 (22.22%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Law
4 3 (8.33%) Advertising
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) AIX
2 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Business Continuity
1 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (22.22%) Database Tuning
2 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (19.44%) Capacity Management
3 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (19.44%) Trend Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) B2B
6 3 (8.33%) Database Security
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Multichannel Retail
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.78%) Data Management
8 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.78%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Facebook
3 3 (8.33%) hybris
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat