The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 24 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.42% 5.71% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 5.77% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 104 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 96.77% 99.05% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 91 85 80
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

DBA
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

DBA Salary Trend in Basildon

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
8 1 (7.69%) MS Access
8 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (7.69%) MS Access
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) OLTP
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sun
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat