Candidates for the database administration role need a strong information technology foundation in database structure, configuration, installation and practice. Employers seek individuals with knowledge and experience in major relational database languages and applications, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and IBM DB2. At least two years of postsecondary education are typically required. Professional certifications from Microsoft, Oracle and others are also valuable. Effective database management requires a keen attention to detail, a strong customer service orientation and the ability to work as part of a team. Managing, monitoring and maintaining company databases Making requested changes, updates and modifications to database structure and data Ensuring database security, integrity, stability and system availability Maintaining database backup and recovery infrastructure Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half is one of the premier technology staffing agencies.
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Salary for Database Administrator in Halifax, NS
$69,658 - $112,668
25th percentile
$69,658
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
$88,124
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
$112,668
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
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