The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 79 48 78
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 21 48 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.80% 4.60% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 4.86% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 8
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 988 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.14% 94.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 968 894 773
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -30 19 £42,000 -1.17% 2
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 42 (89.36%) SQL
2 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
3 26 (55.32%) Oracle
4 25 (53.19%) SAN
5 24 (51.06%) Oracle Database
6 23 (48.94%) NAS
7 21 (44.68%) Replication
8 20 (42.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (42.55%) Migration
8 20 (42.55%) SUSE
8 20 (42.55%) Oracle RMAN
8 20 (42.55%) PL/SQL
8 20 (42.55%) Linux
8 20 (42.55%) Data Guard
8 20 (42.55%) Oracle Linux
8 20 (42.55%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (42.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (42.55%) Data Migration
9 19 (40.43%) T-SQL
10 16 (34.04%) Degree
11 15 (31.91%) Incident Management
11 15 (31.91%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (31.91%) Performance Engineering
11 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
12 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
13 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
14 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) SAN
2 23 (48.94%) NAS
3 4 (8.51%) Intranet
3 4 (8.51%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
2 24 (51.06%) Oracle Database
3 20 (42.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.26%) DB2
10 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (10.64%) Automotive
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Replication
2 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
3 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
4 8 (17.02%) Clustering
5 5 (10.64%) Statistics
6 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) SUSE
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Migration
1 20 (42.55%) Data Migration
2 15 (31.91%) Incident Management
2 15 (31.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (31.91%) Performance Engineering
3 8 (17.02%) Data Security
4 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) Validation
5 5 (10.64%) Data Management
5 5 (10.64%) Memory Management
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.51%) Software Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.38%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (6.38%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) PL/SQL
3 19 (40.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) MCSA
3 3 (6.38%) MCTS
3 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) Data Guard
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Civica
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