Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Database Administrator
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 224 200
Rank change year-on-year +59 -24 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 81 78 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.42% 0.99% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.02% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 110
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £34,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,750 £58,800
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5492 7666 9005
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.61% 97.52% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4485 6548 7578
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,075 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Surrey

DBA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for DBA in Surrey

DBA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Surrey

DBA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Woking +35 35 £60,000 +30.43%
Leatherhead +13 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Guildford +20 4 £44,500 -25.83%
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
Reigate - 1 £57,500 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Surrey region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 75 (92.59%) SQL
2 62 (76.54%) SQL Server
3 44 (54.32%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (51.85%) T-SQL
5 36 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
6 31 (38.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (35.80%) High Availability
8 25 (30.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (29.63%) Windows
10 23 (28.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (27.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (27.16%) Clustering
12 21 (25.93%) Linux
13 20 (24.69%) Replication
13 20 (24.69%) VMware
14 19 (23.46%) MySQL
14 19 (23.46%) NoSQL
14 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
15 18 (22.22%) Oracle
16 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
16 17 (20.99%) Data Analysis
16 17 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (19.75%) Fintech
17 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database
17 16 (19.75%) Finance
18 15 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (18.52%) ITIL

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (9.88%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.64%) IIS
2 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.35%) GitHub
4 3 (3.70%) IaaS
4 3 (3.70%) PaaS
4 3 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
2 2 (2.47%) NAS
2 2 (2.47%) SAN
2 2 (2.47%) SMTP
2 2 (2.47%) SNMP
2 2 (2.47%) SSH
2 2 (2.47%) SSL
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (76.54%) SQL Server
2 36 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (38.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (30.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (28.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (23.46%) MySQL
6 19 (23.46%) NoSQL
7 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
8 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database
9 15 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (16.05%) OLAP
11 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
11 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (13.58%) RDBMS
12 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (9.88%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.47%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.47%) Middleware
4 1 (1.23%) Sphinx
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Clustering
2 20 (24.69%) Replication
3 17 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (19.75%) Fintech
5 5 (6.17%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.47%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Linux
3 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (35.80%) High Availability
3 22 (27.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (20.99%) Data Analysis
5 15 (18.52%) Database Security
5 15 (18.52%) ITIL
6 14 (17.28%) ETL
6 14 (17.28%) Network Load Balancing
7 13 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (16.05%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (16.05%) Change Control
7 13 (16.05%) Database Tuning
7 13 (16.05%) Statistics
8 10 (12.35%) Performance Improvement
8 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.11%) Data Management
9 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.88%) Business Continuity
11 7 (8.64%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 75 (92.59%) SQL
2 42 (51.85%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.88%) Python
4 8 (9.88%) R
5 6 (7.41%) PHP
6 5 (6.17%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.94%) Perl
8 3 (3.70%) Java
9 2 (2.47%) C
9 2 (2.47%) C#
9 2 (2.47%) C++
9 2 (2.47%) COBOL
9 2 (2.47%) REXX
9 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.47%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) VBScript
10 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) MCSA
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.88%) MCITP
2 8 (9.88%) MCTS
3 6 (7.41%) Degree
4 4 (4.94%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.23%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) QA
2 8 (9.88%) SLA
3 4 (4.94%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.88%) KVM
4 2 (2.47%) Firmware
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Data Guard
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (4.94%) Puppet
3 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 2 (2.47%) SCOM
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (1.23%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) VMware
3 18 (22.22%) Oracle
4 10 (12.35%) Splunk
4 10 (12.35%) Tableau
5 8 (9.88%) Percona
6 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.47%) HP
7 2 (2.47%) IBM
7 2 (2.47%) RedGate
7 2 (2.47%) SAP
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe
8 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum + medical,pension,training
Posted: 5 days ago