Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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

Database Administrator
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 - 64
Rank change year-on-year - +64 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 2.29% - 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 8
St Albans median annual salary £60,000 - £46,250
10th Percentile £49,750 - £42,500
90th Percentile £65,000 - £57,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent vacancies in St Albans with a recognized job title 383 396 264
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.54% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 340 363 252
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £24,025
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in St Albans

DBA
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for DBA in St Albans

DBA
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in St Albans over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in St Albans

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the St Albans region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
5 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
5 4 (44.44%) CentOS
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) 3PAR

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
1 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Python
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) 3PAR
2 4 (44.44%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) VMware