Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Database Administrator
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 99 112
Rank change year-on-year +18 +13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.57% 0.44% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.45% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 2
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £49,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,055 1,339 1,434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.38% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1,112 1,238
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,650 £21,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in South Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in South Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in South Yorkshire

DBA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Sheffield +18 14 £42,500 +38.21% 4
Barnsley +8 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Doncaster - 1 £32,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £32,500 -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) Migration
4 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (35.29%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (29.41%) Solaris
6 5 (29.41%) Middleware
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (29.41%) Java EE
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (29.41%) Data Guard
7 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) QlikView
6 1 (5.88%) SQL CLR
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Java EE
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 5 (29.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) ETL Development
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) R
5 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Data Guard
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) RedGate
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau