The median annual salary for a DBA was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Database Administrator
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 66 80
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.42% 0.79% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.82% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Median salary £35,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 463 607 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.89% 96.50% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 381 523 646
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield that featured DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Sheffield

DBA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for DBA in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Sheffield region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £38000.00 per annum + On-Call+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago