Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 17 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 102 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 -38 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 34 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.61% 1.88% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.93% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 58
Nottingham median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +4.76% +1.20%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,125 £34,775
90th Percentile £59,375 £53,875 £56,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -10.47% +2.38% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 1,332 1,759 1,907
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.18% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,540 1,525
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +7.79%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Nottingham

DBA
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for DBA in Nottingham

DBA
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Nottingham over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Nottingham region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
7 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
10 5 (22.73%) Replication
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (18.18%) High Availability
11 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (18.18%) Google
11 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (18.18%) Clustering
11 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (18.18%) Data Management
12 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.64%) Retail
12 3 (13.64%) Finance
12 3 (13.64%) MCSE
12 3 (13.64%) ETL

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (9.09%) JBoss
1 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (68.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
6 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 2 (9.09%) MySQL
7 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 2 (9.09%) Power BI
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Angular 2
1 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Data Management
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) High Availability
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (4.55%) OCA
4 1 (4.55%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Google
4 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter
6 1 (4.55%) VMware