The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 41 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.27% 5.02% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 5.26% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 6
Average salary - £40,000 £41,021
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.48%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 304 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.58% 95.30% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 212 225 341
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
DBA
Scotland

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

DBA
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

DBA Salary Trend in Aberdeen

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Agresso
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) OLTP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Agresso
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago