Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 65 78
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.96% 2.61% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.76% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 13
Swindon median annual salary £46,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,850 £31,725 £31,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,425 £51,842
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,000 £39,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -12.36% -1.11%

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 791 1016 1114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.70% 94.69% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 679 881 963
Swindon median annual salary £40,382 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% - -
10th Percentile £24,950 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Swindon region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) High Availability
6 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Line Management
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (18.75%) MySQL
8 3 (18.75%) ETL
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) JIRA
9 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Linux
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (6.25%) Migration
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (6.25%) Scrum

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 1 (6.25%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (6.25%) BigQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) DTS
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
3 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) BPEL
6 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) ERD
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Statistics
6 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds