Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 70 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 56 68 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.14% 3.41% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 3.49% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 38
Nottingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,775
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £49,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -1.84%

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 1,730 1,951 2,066
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.89% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 1,574 1,521
Nottingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £58,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Nottingham region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 43 (76.79%) SQL
2 33 (58.93%) Oracle
2 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
3 32 (57.14%) Linux
4 27 (48.21%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
6 22 (39.29%) MySQL
7 21 (37.50%) Python
8 19 (33.93%) Windows
9 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (30.36%) Replication
11 16 (28.57%) Clustering
12 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
13 14 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 14 (25.00%) RDBMS
14 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
15 12 (21.43%) MongoDB
16 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (17.86%) Oracle RMAN
17 9 (16.07%) Data Guard
17 9 (16.07%) Performance Monitoring
17 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 12c
17 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
17 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
17 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 8 (14.29%) NoSQL

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 14 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
3 22 (39.29%) MySQL
4 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (21.43%) MongoDB
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
9 8 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (7.14%) HBase
13 4 (7.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Billing
2 1 (1.79%) Law
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Replication
2 16 (28.57%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Linux
2 19 (33.93%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Unix
4 3 (5.36%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (16.07%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.29%) DevOps
4 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.50%) System Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.71%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Coaching
6 4 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (7.14%) Innovative Thinking
6 4 (7.14%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) OOD
6 4 (7.14%) Open Source
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) Python
3 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
4 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
5 7 (12.50%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.50%) Ruby
5 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.93%) Perl
6 5 (8.93%) PHP
6 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.36%) MCSA
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
2 1 (1.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (16.07%) Data Guard
3 5 (8.93%) Ansible
3 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.93%) Puppet
4 3 (5.36%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Oracle
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) RedGate
4 2 (3.57%) Sun
5 1 (1.79%) Reuters
5 1 (1.79%) Siebel