The median annual salary for a DBA was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 44 47
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 20 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 8.62% 4.05% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.85% 4.19% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 5
Median salary £61,250 £46,250 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.43% -3.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 226 358 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 97.41% 96.76% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 181 303 312
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,001 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking that featured DBA in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 32 (100.00%) SQL
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 32 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (68.75%) High Availability
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (37.50%) Windows
5 12 (37.50%) MCSA
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (31.25%) Database Security
6 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (31.25%) Change Control
6 10 (31.25%) QA
6 10 (31.25%) Database Tuning
6 10 (31.25%) Replication
6 10 (31.25%) Clustering
6 10 (31.25%) Statistics
6 10 (31.25%) Network Load Balancing
7 8 (25.00%) MCTS

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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) IaaS
1 3 (9.38%) PaaS
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (31.25%) Clustering
1 10 (31.25%) Replication
2 5 (15.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
1 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
1 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (68.75%) High Availability
3 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (31.25%) Change Control
3 10 (31.25%) Database Security
3 10 (31.25%) Database Tuning
3 10 (31.25%) Network Load Balancing
3 10 (31.25%) Statistics
4 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (25.00%) Data Management
4 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.38%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) MCSA
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.00%) MCITP
2 8 (25.00%) MCTS
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
2 7 (21.88%) SLA
3 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft