The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 61 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.96% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Median salary £48,750 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
603 733 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.02% 95.19% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 492 641 788
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 2 £49,500 -13.91%
Dunstable - 1 £50,000 - 1
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Bedfordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) DevOps
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (50.00%) Linux
5 17 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (50.00%) Clustering
6 13 (38.24%) Replication
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (35.29%) Windows
7 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
7 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 11 (32.35%) Scrum
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 10 (29.41%) MySQL
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (26.47%) OLTP
10 9 (26.47%) Business Transformation
11 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
11 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (23.53%) SLA
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle
11 8 (23.53%) OLAP
11 8 (23.53%) Unix
11 8 (23.53%) Data Guard
12 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (29.41%) MySQL
5 9 (26.47%) OLTP
6 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 8 (23.53%) OLAP
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Clustering
2 13 (38.24%) Replication
3 3 (8.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Unix
4 7 (20.59%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) DevOps
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Business Transformation
5 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (20.59%) Data Integration
7 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (14.71%) ETL
8 5 (14.71%) High Availability
8 5 (14.71%) ITIL
9 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.76%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Security Patching
10 3 (8.82%) Migration
10 3 (8.82%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.71%) AWK
4 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (14.71%) C-shell
4 5 (14.71%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCP
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Data Guard
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle