Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a DBA was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 83 76
Rank change year-on-year -17 -7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.65% 3.07% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 3.16% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 45 62
Nottingham median annual salary £40,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.74% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,125 £52,500 £45,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75% -

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 1,190 1,708 1,978
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.14% 96.99% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,507 1,600
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,729
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 7
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) 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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Database Security
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) OCA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds