Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior DBA was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Junior Database Administrator
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1141 1197
Rank change year-on-year +15 +56 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior DBA 56 84 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.044% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.046% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 107
UK median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +14.75% -6.15%
10th Percentile £22,375 £29,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £42,300 £42,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +14.75% -6.15%

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Junior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior DBA in the UK

Junior DBA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior DBA in the UK

Junior DBA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior DBA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior DBA in the UK

Junior DBA
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior DBA within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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 -7 56 £30,000 -14.29% 3
UK excluding London +24 37 £30,000 -14.29% 3
London -13 19 £36,500 +4.29%
South East +50 13 £30,000 -14.29% 1
East of England +6 10 £27,500 -15.38% 2
North of England -6 6 £26,250 -16.67%
Midlands +18 5 £28,000 -20.00%
East Midlands +24 3 £28,750 -17.86%
Yorkshire +21 3 £27,500 -
South West +11 3 £30,000 -
North West -20 3 £25,000 -30.07%
West Midlands - 2 £28,000 -

Junior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior DBA in the job title.

1 49 (87.50%) SQL
2 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
3 22 (39.29%) T-SQL
4 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (26.79%) Oracle
6 14 (25.00%) Unix
6 14 (25.00%) Linux
7 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
7 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
8 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (19.64%) Degree
10 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (14.29%) Migration
11 8 (14.29%) Solaris
11 8 (14.29%) Java
11 8 (14.29%) Windows
12 7 (12.50%) C#
12 7 (12.50%) ETL
13 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
13 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
13 6 (10.71%) HTML
14 5 (8.93%) CSS
14 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (8.93%) Finance

Junior DBA 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 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) GitHub
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) DHCP
1 3 (5.36%) DNS
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (7.14%) MySQL
6 4 (7.14%) Power BI
6 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (3.57%) Big Data
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) tSQLt
1 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) German Language
3 2 (3.57%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.57%) Japanese Language
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
3 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (5.36%) Middleware
5 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.57%) DHTML
5 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 2 (3.57%) XML
5 2 (3.57%) XSL
6 1 (1.79%) Ajax
6 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.79%) Flask
6 1 (1.79%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
1 14 (25.00%) Unix
2 8 (14.29%) Solaris
2 8 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (14.29%) Migration
4 7 (12.50%) ETL
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Database Optimisation
7 3 (5.36%) Data Management
7 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.57%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.57%) High Availability
8 2 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Time Management
8 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) SQL
2 22 (39.29%) T-SQL
3 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
4 8 (14.29%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) C#
6 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.14%) Python
8 3 (5.36%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) VBA
9 2 (3.57%) VBScript
10 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) HND
4 2 (3.57%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.57%) MCPD
4 2 (3.57%) MCTS
5 1 (1.79%) OCA
5 1 (1.79%) OCP
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Data Guard
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) SCOM
4 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) RedGate
5 1 (1.79%) Sage
5 1 (1.79%) Telerik
5 1 (1.79%) VMware