Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 169 179
Rank change year-on-year +33 +10 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 201 187 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.05% 1.68% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.71% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 174 149 169
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £34,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £55,342
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9543 10930 12876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.91% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8008 9241 10577
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 25 November 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 6 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +4 145 £45,000 - 4
North Yorkshire +41 32 £52,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +26 19 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East Yorkshire +3 4 £33,750 -20.59% 1
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 172 (85.57%) SQL
2 157 (78.11%) SQL Server
3 114 (56.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 114 (56.72%) Performance Tuning
4 110 (54.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (48.76%) T-SQL
6 84 (41.79%) Microsoft
7 67 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 67 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 61 (30.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 53 (26.37%) Disaster Recovery
10 49 (24.38%) Oracle
11 43 (21.39%) MCSE
11 43 (21.39%) MCSA
11 43 (21.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 42 (20.90%) ETL
12 42 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
13 41 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (17.91%) High Availability
15 35 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 35 (17.41%) SQL Server 2014
16 34 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (16.92%) Migration
17 30 (14.93%) Oracle Database
18 25 (12.44%) NoSQL
18 25 (12.44%) SQL Server 2016
19 23 (11.44%) Database Security
20 22 (10.95%) Data Modelling
21 21 (10.45%) Finance
21 21 (10.45%) E-Commerce

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 10 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.99%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (78.11%) SQL Server
2 114 (56.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 110 (54.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 61 (30.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (17.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 34 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (14.93%) Oracle Database
10 25 (12.44%) NoSQL
10 25 (12.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 21 (10.45%) Oracle Database 12c
11 21 (10.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (9.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (6.97%) Relational Database
14 13 (6.47%) RDBMS
15 12 (5.97%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (3.98%) MySQL
16 8 (3.98%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 19 (9.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 21 (10.45%) Finance
2 3 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (0.50%) Marketing
3 1 (0.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (1.99%) .NET
2 4 (1.99%) Java EE
2 4 (1.99%) Middleware
3 1 (0.50%) COM
3 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.97%) Replication
2 10 (4.98%) Clustering
3 8 (3.98%) Private Cloud
4 7 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.50%) NHS
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.96%) Windows
2 16 (7.96%) Linux
3 14 (6.97%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.48%) Solaris
4 7 (3.48%) Unix
5 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (56.72%) Performance Tuning
2 53 (26.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (20.90%) ETL
4 41 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (17.91%) High Availability
6 34 (16.92%) Migration
7 23 (11.44%) Database Security
8 22 (10.95%) Data Modelling
9 21 (10.45%) E-Commerce
10 19 (9.45%) Performance Analysis
11 18 (8.96%) Performance Monitoring
12 14 (6.97%) Data Migration
13 12 (5.97%) Proactive Monitoring
14 11 (5.47%) Data Protection
15 10 (4.98%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (4.48%) Change Control
16 9 (4.48%) Database Tuning
17 8 (3.98%) Capacity Management
17 8 (3.98%) CRM
18 7 (3.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (85.57%) SQL
2 98 (48.76%) T-SQL
3 67 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 17 (8.46%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.48%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.99%) C#
7 4 (1.99%) R
8 3 (1.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (1.49%) Java
8 3 (1.49%) VB
8 3 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (21.39%) MCSA
1 43 (21.39%) MCSE
1 43 (21.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.98%) OCP
2 10 (4.98%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.00%) Degree
4 1 (0.50%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) SLA
2 5 (2.49%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.96%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.47%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (8.46%) Data Guard
2 12 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.49%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (2.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 84 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 49 (24.38%) Oracle
3 17 (8.46%) VMware
4 11 (5.47%) SAP
5 8 (3.98%) IBM
6 5 (2.49%) Netezza
7 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.49%) RedGate
8 2 (1.00%) IDERA
9 1 (0.50%) Cognos
9 1 (0.50%) Sage
9 1 (0.50%) Tableau