The median annual salary for a Database Manager was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Manager
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 906 927
Rank change year-on-year +74 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Manager 33 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.054% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.056% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 49
Median salary £49,000 £43,641 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.27% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,325 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £81,200 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,641 £46,250
% change year-on-year +8.84% -5.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83638 100515 107033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69429 84372 87341
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Database Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Database Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Manager over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Manager within the UK 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
England +77 32 £49,500 +20.73% 6
London +51 21 £51,875 +0.69% 2
South East +69 5 £49,000 +40.00% 2
Berkshire +34 4 £50,500 +44.28% 1
City of London +43 3 £81,500 +98.78%
Bracknell - 3 £52,000 - 1
North West -10 2 £47,500 -
Macclesfield - 2 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +24 1 £41,250 +26.92%
East of England +16 1 £52,500 +20.29%
South West +3 1 £57,500 +109.09%
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £57,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
Northampton - 1 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £45,000 -
Taunton - 1 £57,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £41,250 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £41,250 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 -

Database Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Database Manager 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 Database Manager in the job title.

1 44 (57.89%) SQL
2 27 (35.53%) CRM
3 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 19 (25.00%) Oracle
5 17 (22.37%) Marketing
6 16 (21.05%) Finance
7 14 (18.42%) FastStats
8 13 (17.11%) Relational Database
9 12 (15.79%) Raiser's Edge
9 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (14.47%) Data Management
10 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (13.16%) Degree
11 10 (13.16%) Data Protection
12 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (10.53%) .NET
13 8 (10.53%) MySQL
13 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
13 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (10.53%) Data Quality
14 7 (9.21%) Project Management
14 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
14 7 (9.21%) Banking
14 7 (9.21%) Migration
15 6 (7.89%) Database Marketing
15 6 (7.89%) ETL
15 6 (7.89%) Change Management
15 6 (7.89%) C#

Database Manager 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 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.32%) SAS
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) FastStats
2 12 (15.79%) Raiser's Edge
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (2.63%) CiviCRM
4 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.63%) ProgressCRM
5 1 (1.32%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (1.32%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) SaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) SAN
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) Relational Database
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.53%) MySQL
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.63%) Power BI
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) MS Access
8 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) JMeter
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.32%) Selenium
3 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (22.37%) Marketing
2 16 (21.05%) Finance
3 7 (9.21%) Banking
4 5 (6.58%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.32%) HTML5
3 1 (1.32%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Clustering
3 3 (3.95%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
1 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) CRM
2 11 (14.47%) Data Management
3 10 (13.16%) Data Protection
4 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.21%) Migration
6 7 (9.21%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) Change Management
7 6 (7.89%) Database Marketing
7 6 (7.89%) ETL
7 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.58%) Data Strategy
8 5 (6.58%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.58%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (6.58%) Product Management
8 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.26%) Customer Insight
9 4 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) C#
3 5 (6.58%) Java
4 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.26%) VBA
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
5 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) MCSA
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.58%) SLA
3 4 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (5.26%) EMIR
3 4 (5.26%) GDPR
3 4 (5.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) Netezza
4 4 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe
6 2 (2.63%) Aprimo
6 2 (2.63%) Apteco
6 2 (2.63%) Pega
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.32%) Google
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
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