Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 84 99
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 60 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.77% 2.68% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 2.73% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 20
Nottingham median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -11.36% +3.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +21.79% -11.36% +3.53%

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 1,544 1,756 1,834
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 97.88% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,326 1,497 1,360
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,625 £57,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 51 (85.00%) SQL
2 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
3 33 (55.00%) Oracle
4 27 (45.00%) MySQL
4 27 (45.00%) Linux
5 25 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (40.00%) Replication
7 23 (38.33%) Oracle Database
8 21 (35.00%) Clustering
8 21 (35.00%) Python
9 20 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 20 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (28.33%) MongoDB
12 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 16 (26.67%) Windows
13 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 13 (21.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (21.67%) Bash Shell
14 13 (21.67%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
16 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
16 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (18.33%) C#
17 10 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
18 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (15.00%) Shell Script
18 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016

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 13 (21.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) JBoss
2 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (45.00%) MySQL
3 23 (38.33%) Oracle Database
4 20 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 20 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (28.33%) MongoDB
7 13 (21.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
8 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (11.67%) HBase
10 7 (11.67%) MariaDB
10 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (3.33%) Angular 2
3 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Replication
2 21 (35.00%) Clustering
3 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Linux
2 16 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (15.00%) DevOps
4 8 (13.33%) High Availability
4 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.67%) Migration
5 7 (11.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (11.67%) Presales
6 5 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.67%) BDD
7 4 (6.67%) OOD
7 4 (6.67%) Open Source
7 4 (6.67%) Scrum
7 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.67%) System Testing
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 51 (85.00%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) Python
3 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (21.67%) Bash Shell
5 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (18.33%) C#
7 9 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (13.33%) Java
8 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 8 (13.33%) Ruby
9 5 (8.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (6.67%) Perl
10 4 (6.67%) PHP
11 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) MCSE
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.00%) MCSA
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.33%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (1.67%) OCP
6 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) PMO
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Ansible
1 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (3.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) Oracle
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) RedGate
4 2 (3.33%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.67%) Reuters
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Siebel
5 1 (1.67%) VMware