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

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South West / Somerset
Rank 67 42 70
Rank change year-on-year -25 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.21% 4.71% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 4.78% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 1
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -5.55%  
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 Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 614 627 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.85% 98.43% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 501 550 444
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Somerset

DBA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for DBA in Somerset

DBA
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for DBA in Somerset

DBA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -12 2 £48,750 +13.37% 1
Bath - 2 £50,000 - 1
DBA
South West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (55.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle 11i
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (30.00%) ERP
8 6 (30.00%) HP
8 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (25.00%) E-business
9 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
10 4 (20.00%) Veeam
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (20.00%) Database Security
10 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (20.00%) MCSA

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Sage 1000
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (10.00%) MySQL
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) ERP
4 5 (25.00%) E-business
5 4 (20.00%) Database Security
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Security Patching
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) ERD
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSA
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Veeam
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Sage
Bath
Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £40k dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago