The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,191 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 24 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 59 55
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.86% 1.84% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 1.99% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Median salary £42,191 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.45% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,117 £38,533 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,104
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 372 553 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.62% 92.63% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 313 495 450
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £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 Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Swindon

DBA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for DBA in Swindon

DBA
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Swindon over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 21 (77.78%) SQL
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (59.26%) Oracle
5 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database
5 14 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
7 10 (37.04%) High Availability
8 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (33.33%) Windows
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (18.52%) Line Management
12 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) Migration
13 4 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
13 4 (14.81%) JIRA
13 4 (14.81%) Linux
13 4 (14.81%) SLA
13 4 (14.81%) DTS
13 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
14 3 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
14 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
14 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) DTS
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (7.41%) BigQuery
9 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.41%) Essbase
9 2 (7.41%) MySQL
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (37.04%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) Line Management
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) BPEL
4 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 3 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) ERD
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
3 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Siebel
3 2 (7.41%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Pegasus