Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Data Administrator
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1126 1211
Rank change year-on-year -30 +85 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Administrator 33 93 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.050% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.052% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 21 74 66
UK median annual salary £30,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.71% -2.35% +30.77%
10th Percentile £19,750 £26,136 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +1.25% +100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Data Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Administrator in the UK

Data Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Administrator in the UK

Data Administrator
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Administrator over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Administrator in the UK

Data Administrator
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Administrator within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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
England -10 29 £28,750 -30.72%
UK excluding London +11 25 £27,000 -33.33% 1
North of England +12 9 £27,000 -22.86%
London -44 8 £48,000 -6.34%
North West -7 6 £24,487 -30.04%
South East +21 5 £37,500 -9.64%
Scotland -20 4 £57,500 +27.78%
South West +13 3 £21,500 -20.37%
Yorkshire +9 3 £27,000 -28.00%
East of England +5 3 £22,500 +2.27%
East Midlands +27 1 £32,500 -10.96%
Midlands +9 1 £32,500 -13.33%

Data Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Data Administrator 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 featuring Data Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) SQL
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (18.18%) Data Quality
5 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (18.18%) .NET
5 6 (18.18%) ETL
5 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (12.12%) Change Control
7 4 (12.12%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (12.12%) Perfmon
7 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.12%) Big Data
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (12.12%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (12.12%) Database Tuning
7 4 (12.12%) Replication
7 4 (12.12%) Data Management
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Data Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.03%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) NAS
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.12%) Big Data
4 4 (12.12%) DTS
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.06%) DB2
6 2 (6.06%) MySQL
6 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.03%) Impala
7 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) Mason
3 1 (3.03%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.12%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
1 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.18%) ETL
3 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 4 (12.12%) CRM
4 4 (12.12%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (12.12%) Data Management
4 4 (12.12%) Database Tuning
4 4 (12.12%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Information Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (6.06%) VB
4 2 (6.06%) VB6
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) HDFS
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (12.12%) Perfmon
2 1 (3.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.06%) Netezza
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos
5 1 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (3.03%) Talend