Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 70 69
Rank change year-on-year -31 -1 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 41 81 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.18% 4.01% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 4.09% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36 68 62
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £32,050
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,125 £50,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -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 1821 1979 2256
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.92% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1603 1615 1696
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £38,500
% change year-on-year +0.97% +9.33% +2.67%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 31 (75.61%) SQL
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (56.10%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (48.78%) Linux
4 17 (41.46%) Oracle
5 16 (39.02%) Oracle Database
6 14 (34.15%) Clustering
7 13 (31.71%) Windows
8 12 (29.27%) Replication
9 11 (26.83%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
10 10 (24.39%) Data Guard
10 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (24.39%) High Availability
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (19.51%) Unix
12 8 (19.51%) MySQL
12 8 (19.51%) Python
12 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
13 7 (17.07%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (14.63%) Solaris
14 6 (14.63%) Oracle9i Database

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 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle Database
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (19.51%) MySQL
6 7 (17.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
8 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
10 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (4.88%) Advertising
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Clustering
2 12 (29.27%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 8 (19.51%) Unix
4 6 (14.63%) Solaris
5 5 (12.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (24.39%) High Availability
3 6 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (9.76%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (7.32%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.32%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) System Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Change Control
7 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.88%) Database Security
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
2 8 (19.51%) Python
3 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) OCA
2 3 (7.32%) OCP
3 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (24.39%) Data Guard
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Ansible
5 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Sun