The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 87 52 84
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.28% 4.75% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 4.93% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 47 12
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
East of England

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
1030 993 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.93% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 807 905 1015
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) CAD
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) MS Access
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) Lumesse
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Database Theory
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Academy Housing
1 1 (14.29%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Anite
3 1 (14.29%) Northgate
3 1 (14.29%) Civica
3 1 (14.29%) Comino
3 1 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (14.29%) Orchard
3 1 (14.29%) Lumesse