Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Database Manager was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Database Manager
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1101 1084 1120
Rank change year-on-year -17 +36 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Manager 75 109 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.062% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.064% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 64 99 126
UK median annual salary £43,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.95% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,650 £33,550 £29,250
90th Percentile £80,750 £76,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £49,402 £50,000
% change year-on-year -29.15% -1.20% -9.09%

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 167,793 169,672 200,153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,587 141,257 167,368
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Database Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Top 13 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 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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 -34 71 £43,250 -4.42% 9
UK excluding London -4 39 £35,000 -29.15% 6
London -49 33 £50,000 +23.46% 3
North of England +7 16 £35,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +17 10 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Midlands +12 9 £30,000 -42.86% 2
East Midlands +13 7 £39,750 -24.29% 1
South East +6 7 £36,375 -22.61%
North West -4 6 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East of England +16 5 £35,000 +16.67%
West Midlands -11 2 £26,000 +8.33% 1
South West +2 1 £21,000 -55.79% 1
Scotland - 1 - -

Database Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Database Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Database Manager in the job title.

1 44 (58.67%) SQL
2 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 24 (32.00%) CRM
4 23 (30.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 17 (22.67%) Marketing
6 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
6 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
7 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (17.33%) Line Management
8 13 (17.33%) GDPR
9 11 (14.67%) Oracle
9 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database
10 10 (13.33%) Data Protection
10 10 (13.33%) Raiser's Edge
10 10 (13.33%) Migration
11 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
11 9 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (12.00%) Degree
12 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (10.67%) Database Marketing
12 8 (10.67%) Finance
13 7 (9.33%) Data Management
13 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
14 6 (8.00%) Analytics
14 6 (8.00%) QlikView

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 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Raiser's Edge
2 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (2.67%) CiviCRM
4 2 (2.67%) ProgressCRM
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Firebase
2 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) SMS
2 1 (1.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (30.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.00%) MySQL
5 6 (8.00%) QlikView
5 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.67%) Power BI
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.67%) Big Data
9 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (22.67%) Marketing
2 8 (10.67%) Finance
3 4 (5.33%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Military
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) WF
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) J2EE
3 1 (1.33%) LAMP
3 1 (1.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.67%) Replication
4 3 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.33%) DataPower
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) CentOS
1 1 (1.33%) Linux
1 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
1 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) CRM
2 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
2 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
3 13 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (17.33%) Line Management
4 10 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 10 (13.33%) Migration
5 8 (10.67%) Database Marketing
6 7 (9.33%) Data Management
6 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.00%) Analytics
8 5 (6.67%) Contract Management
8 5 (6.67%) Information Management
8 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.33%) Campaign Management
9 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
9 4 (5.33%) Project Management
10 3 (4.00%) Data Entry
10 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 44 (58.67%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.00%) C
4 2 (2.67%) C#
4 2 (2.67%) Ruby
5 1 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.33%) MCITP
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) GDPR
2 5 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.67%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) SLA
4 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.33%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.33%) IBM
5 3 (4.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.33%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.33%) Marketo
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.33%) Talend