The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Database Administrator
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 120 132
Rank change year-on-year -40 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 76 156 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.41% 2.39% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.46% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 133 118
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5271 6339 7372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.79% 97.21% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4602 5278 5965
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Yorkshire

DBA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
West Yorkshire -8 72 £45,000 +12.50% 7
East Yorkshire - 2 £45,250 - 1
South Yorkshire -8 1 £37,500 -16.66% 4
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 160 (89.89%) SQL
2 139 (78.09%) SQL Server
3 92 (51.69%) Performance Tuning
4 75 (42.13%) Microsoft
5 67 (37.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 66 (37.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 64 (35.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 54 (30.34%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (26.40%) Oracle
9 47 (26.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 43 (24.16%) MS Excel
10 43 (24.16%) Replication
11 42 (23.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 41 (23.03%) Oracle Database
13 38 (21.35%) T-SQL
14 34 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
15 33 (18.54%) SQL Server 2014
16 31 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (17.42%) Relational Database
17 30 (16.85%) RDBMS
18 29 (16.29%) Migration
19 27 (15.17%) PowerShell
20 25 (14.04%) MCITP
21 24 (13.48%) Oracle Database 11g
21 24 (13.48%) Clustering
21 24 (13.48%) XML
22 23 (12.92%) Degree
23 22 (12.36%) MCTS
23 22 (12.36%) Windows
23 22 (12.36%) .NET

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 13 (7.30%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.69%) IIS
4 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (24.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (6.74%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (6.18%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (78.09%) SQL Server
2 67 (37.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (37.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (35.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (30.34%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (26.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (23.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (23.03%) Oracle Database
9 33 (18.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 31 (17.42%) Relational Database
11 30 (16.85%) RDBMS
12 24 (13.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (11.24%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (7.30%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (6.74%) VLDB
16 11 (6.18%) Oracle Exadata
16 11 (6.18%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (5.06%) MySQL
18 6 (3.37%) NoSQL
18 6 (3.37%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (8.99%) Finance
2 4 (2.25%) Marketing
3 2 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.48%) XML
2 22 (12.36%) .NET
3 12 (6.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.12%) Memcached
5 2 (1.12%) Middleware
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.16%) Replication
2 24 (13.48%) Clustering
3 5 (2.81%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.36%) Windows
2 17 (9.55%) Linux
3 8 (4.49%) Unix
3 8 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.93%) Solaris
5 5 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (51.69%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (16.29%) Migration
4 22 (12.36%) Capacity Management
5 21 (11.80%) Scrum
6 20 (11.24%) ETL
6 20 (11.24%) ITIL
7 19 (10.67%) Database Security
7 19 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (10.11%) Performance Improvement
8 18 (10.11%) Performance Management
9 17 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (8.99%) Problem Management
11 12 (6.74%) High Availability
12 9 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (5.06%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (3.37%) DevOps
13 6 (3.37%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.81%) Release Management
14 5 (2.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 160 (89.89%) SQL
2 38 (21.35%) T-SQL
3 27 (15.17%) PowerShell
4 21 (11.80%) C#
5 20 (11.24%) PL/SQL
6 16 (8.99%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.69%) R
8 2 (1.12%) Java
8 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.12%) VBA
9 1 (0.56%) AWK
Qualifications
1 34 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (14.04%) MCITP
3 23 (12.92%) Degree
4 22 (12.36%) MCTS
5 15 (8.43%) MCDBA
6 13 (7.30%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (6.74%) OCP
8 3 (1.69%) MCSA
8 3 (1.69%) MCSE
8 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.56%) OCA
10 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
3 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.99%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (9.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (8.99%) Data Guard
3 14 (7.87%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 7 (3.93%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (2.25%) SCCM
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Sentry
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.56%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (42.13%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.40%) Oracle
3 9 (5.06%) VMware
4 5 (2.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.25%) Citrix
6 2 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) NetApp
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Tableau
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