Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 72 81
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 46 88 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.23% 3.79% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 3.87% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 75 64
Nottinghamshire 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 £32,150
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% -16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 1995 2275 2580
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.98% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1867 1953
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.97% +9.33% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA in Nottinghamshire.

Salary trend for DBA in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -30 42 £45,000 +12.50% 3
DBA
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 36 (78.26%) SQL
2 27 (58.70%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 24 (52.17%) Linux
5 20 (43.48%) Oracle
6 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database
7 15 (32.61%) Windows
7 15 (32.61%) Clustering
8 14 (30.43%) Replication
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle RMAN
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) Data Guard
10 10 (21.74%) High Availability
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (21.74%) MySQL
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (19.57%) Unix
11 9 (19.57%) Python
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
12 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
13 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
13 7 (15.22%) Solaris

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 8 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database
3 10 (21.74%) MySQL
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
5 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 7
General
1 2 (4.35%) Advertising
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Clustering
2 14 (30.43%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Unix
4 7 (15.22%) Solaris
5 6 (13.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (21.74%) High Availability
3 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.87%) Database Mirroring
5 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.70%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) System Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Change Control
8 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.35%) Database Security
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps
8 2 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
2 9 (19.57%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) MCDBA
2 3 (6.52%) MCSA
2 3 (6.52%) MCSE
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) OCA
2 3 (6.52%) OCP
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Data Guard
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Sun