Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - +58 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.92% - 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
St Albans median annual salary £60,000 - £52,500
10th Percentile £55,000 - £44,000
90th Percentile £67,500 - £61,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 406 313 211
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.81% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 390 289 198
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,950 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,350 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Spread Betting
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Google
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset

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 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Spread Betting
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) VMware