Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Administrator
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.04% 0.60% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 0.60% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 3
Peterborough median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% +30.77% -6.47%
10th Percentile £46,750 £41,250 £24,650
90th Percentile £50,250 £43,750 £46,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% -22.73% +22.22%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 526 663 683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 97.41% 98.96% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 390 522 497
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,725 £23,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Peterborough

DBA
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for DBA in Peterborough

DBA Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Peterborough region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) High Availability
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (90.91%) VLDB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) VLDB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) High Availability
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL