Database Administrator (DBA) with Microsoft SQL Server Skills Salary (United Arab Emirates)

The average salary for a Database Administrator (DBA) with Microsoft SQL Server skills is AED 98,829 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

AED 9,396 - AED 169,127
AED 9K
AED 99K
AED 170K
MEDIAN: AED 98,829
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 175K
Salary AED 9,396 - AED 169,127
Bonus AED 5,000
Profit Sharing AED 1,125
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AED 9,396 - AED 175,231
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

Job Description for Database Administrator (DBA)

A database administrator (DBA) is an IT professional who ensures that the software used to manage a database is properly maintained to allow rapid access when needed. Because constant access, searches, traffic are likely to have a damaging effect on any company database, the DBA works to maintain the efficiency of the servers. He or she also will typically work to ensure data security, coordinating with an IT security professional or team in larger companies to help maintain the integrity of sensitive business data.

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Database Administrator (DBA) Tasks

  • Implement, configure, and troubleshoot database instances, replication, backup, partitions, storage, and access.
  • Set user privileges within the database environment.
  • Monitor and optimize system performance using index tuning, disk optimization, and other methods.
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain a database system.

Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 100,867

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
21%

Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲57%

▲21%

National Average
AED 101,000

▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 24%