Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £36,375 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Database Administrator
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 47 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.11% 2.02% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.04% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Taunton median annual salary £36,375 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.93% -14.63% +22.39%
10th Percentile £33,088 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £39,563 £40,650 £45,000
Somerset median annual salary £36,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% -21.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 135 196 133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 98.99% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 108 159 119
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £22,200 £23,600 £21,450
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Taunton

DBA
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for DBA in Taunton

DBA Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

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

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft