Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 101 81
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 41 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.00% 1.72% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 1.76% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 40
Nottingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,375 £34,925
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,875 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +5.88%

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 1,330 1,766 1,825
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.89% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 1,512 1,419
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,601
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
3 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (48.78%) T-SQL
5 17 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (36.59%) Replication
6 15 (36.59%) Oracle
7 14 (34.15%) Clustering
7 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
9 12 (29.27%) MySQL
9 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
10 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
10 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
10 11 (26.83%) RDBMS
11 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
12 9 (21.95%) High Availability
12 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (21.95%) Linux
13 8 (19.51%) C#
14 7 (17.07%) MCSE
14 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (17.07%) Migration
14 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
14 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (14.63%) MariaDB

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 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
2 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (29.27%) MySQL
5 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
5 11 (26.83%) RDBMS
5 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
6 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
6 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (14.63%) HBase
9 6 (14.63%) MariaDB
9 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 7
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) Angular 2
2 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Replication
2 14 (34.15%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (21.95%) High Availability
3 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Presales
5 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.88%) Logistics
7 2 (4.88%) Time Management
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.44%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) T-SQL
3 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
4 8 (19.51%) C#
5 6 (14.63%) Python
6 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
6 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) Java
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) MCSE
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.44%) OCP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) TickIT
3 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
3 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Twitter
4 1 (2.44%) VMware