Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Woking 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
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 61 75
Rank change year-on-year +32 +14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 29 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 6.97% 3.06% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.21% 3.13% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 5
Woking median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +41.18%
Surrey median annual salary £49,375 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.95% +16.67% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Permanent vacancies in Woking with a recognized job title 402 672 647
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 97.96% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 348 608 608
Woking median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -9.09%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Woking

DBA
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for DBA in Woking

DBA
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Woking over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Woking

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

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 Woking region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 28 (96.55%) SQL
1 28 (96.55%) SQL Server
2 27 (93.10%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (82.76%) T-SQL
3 24 (82.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (48.28%) High Availability
5 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (41.38%) Clustering
8 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (37.93%) ETL
9 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (31.03%) Database Security
11 8 (27.59%) Replication
11 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
11 8 (27.59%) SLA
11 8 (27.59%) QA
11 8 (27.59%) Statistics
12 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
12 7 (24.14%) Change Control
12 7 (24.14%) Database Tuning
12 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
13 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
13 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (20.69%) Windows

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (96.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (82.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (13.79%) OLAP
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Multimedia
2 3 (10.34%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Clustering
2 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (27.59%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (48.28%) High Availability
3 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (37.93%) ETL
4 9 (31.03%) Database Security
5 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
5 8 (27.59%) Statistics
6 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (24.14%) Change Control
6 7 (24.14%) Database Tuning
6 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Data Management
7 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL
10 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 24 (82.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) MCSA
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCDBA
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) RedGate