The median annual salary for a DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Database Administrator
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 57 63
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.10% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.40% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 349 497 545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.41% 96.50% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 299 450 431
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Slough

DBA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for DBA in Slough

DBA
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Slough over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Slough

DBA Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Slough region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) AWK