The median annual salary for a DBA was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 177 166
Rank change year-on-year +50 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 37 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.32% 0.84% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.86% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 40
Median salary £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.02% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £33,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 2704 4162 4474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.50% 97.68% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 3549 3711
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 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
Woking +11 14 £60,000 +30.43% 2
Guildford +28 4 £44,500 +27.14%
Leatherhead +6 4 £48,000 -4.00%
Reigate - 1 £57,500 -
DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 68 (90.67%) SQL
2 60 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 50 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 46 (61.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (56.00%) T-SQL
5 42 (56.00%) High Availability
6 39 (52.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
8 31 (41.33%) Windows
8 31 (41.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (40.00%) ITIL
10 28 (37.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (33.33%) Replication
14 24 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (29.33%) MCSA
16 20 (26.67%) Windows Server
17 19 (25.33%) Clustering
18 18 (24.00%) Network Load Balancing
19 17 (22.67%) Linux
19 17 (22.67%) ETL
20 15 (20.00%) Database Security
20 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
21 14 (18.67%) Oracle Database
21 14 (18.67%) Oracle
21 14 (18.67%) OLAP

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 13 (17.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.33%) IIS
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.67%) JBoss
6 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.00%) IaaS
2 9 (12.00%) PaaS
2 9 (12.00%) SaaS
3 5 (6.67%) GitHub
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Intranet
2 5 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (2.67%) DNS
3 2 (2.67%) SMTP
3 2 (2.67%) SNMP
3 2 (2.67%) SSH
3 2 (2.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (61.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (41.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (37.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (18.67%) OLAP
7 14 (18.67%) Oracle Database
7 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (13.33%) Hadoop
10 10 (13.33%) NoSQL
10 10 (13.33%) OLTP
10 10 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (12.00%) MySQL
12 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.67%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Middleware
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) iBATIS
3 1 (1.33%) ICEfaces
3 1 (1.33%) JSF
3 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Replication
2 19 (25.33%) Clustering
3 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.67%) Fintech
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 17 (22.67%) Linux
5 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (56.00%) High Availability
3 39 (52.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (40.00%) ITIL
5 18 (24.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 17 (22.67%) ETL
7 15 (20.00%) Database Security
8 13 (17.33%) Data Analysis
8 13 (17.33%) Statistics
9 12 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (14.67%) Database Mirroring
11 10 (13.33%) SDLC
12 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (12.00%) Data Management
12 9 (12.00%) Data Modelling
12 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
12 9 (12.00%) QMS
13 8 (10.67%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (10.67%) Change Control
13 8 (10.67%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 68 (90.67%) SQL
2 42 (56.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.67%) PHP
4 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.33%) Java
5 4 (5.33%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) R
6 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (29.33%) MCSA
3 10 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (10.67%) Degree
4 8 (10.67%) MCITP
4 8 (10.67%) MCTS
5 2 (2.67%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) PCI DSS
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 6 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.33%) KVM
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (4.00%) Puppet
5 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle
3 12 (16.00%) VMware
4 7 (9.33%) SolarWinds
5 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.67%) Splunk
5 5 (6.67%) Tableau
6 4 (5.33%) Percona
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