Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 72 90
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 26 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.04% 1.10% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 1.16% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 0
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% - -
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% -23.53% +41.67%

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 824 690 950
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 95.30% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 614 522 622
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,125 £58,750 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (50.00%) Clustering
5 13 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Database Tuning
7 9 (34.62%) Banking
7 9 (34.62%) DTS
7 9 (34.62%) ISA Server
7 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (34.62%) Trend Analysis
7 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
7 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (26.92%) SCOM
9 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
9 5 (19.23%) Replication
9 5 (19.23%) Legal
9 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 5 (19.23%) SAP
10 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (15.38%) BC Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) DBS Check
11 3 (11.54%) Facebook
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014

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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (34.62%) DTS
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Legal
4 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (38.46%) Database Tuning
3 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
3 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) Trend Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Data Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) BC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) DBS Check
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Facebook