The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 197 120 187
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 92 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 1.84% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.92% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 62 28
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,550 £37,675
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4285 4786 5302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.77% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 3648 3732
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Berkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

DBA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -52 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Bracknell -2 3 £42,500 +16.43% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £60,000 -
Wokingham -26 1 £27,500 -4.34%
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 40 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (49.09%) MS Excel
5 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
5 23 (41.82%) T-SQL
5 23 (41.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (41.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (34.55%) Oracle
7 16 (29.09%) Clustering
8 14 (25.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (25.45%) Replication
9 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (21.82%) Finance
10 12 (21.82%) ETL
10 12 (21.82%) Data Management
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (20.00%) Windows
12 10 (18.18%) High Availability
13 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
14 8 (14.55%) MCITP
14 8 (14.55%) SCOM
14 8 (14.55%) CRM
14 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (14.55%) Security Management
14 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
15 7 (12.73%) Migration
15 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2000

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (5.45%) IIS
1 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (49.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (41.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (41.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
6 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
6 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (7.27%) OLAP
9 4 (7.27%) OLTP
10 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Middleware
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Clustering
2 14 (25.45%) Replication
3 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.45%) FMCG
5 3 (5.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.91%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (25.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (21.82%) Data Management
3 12 (21.82%) ETL
4 10 (18.18%) High Availability
5 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (14.55%) CRM
5 8 (14.55%) Security Management
6 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
6 7 (12.73%) Database Mirroring
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Analytics
7 6 (10.91%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.91%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Data Analytics
8 5 (9.09%) Information Security
8 5 (9.09%) Information Security Management
8 5 (9.09%) ISMS
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 23 (41.82%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.55%) MCITP
3 6 (10.91%) MCSA
3 6 (10.91%) MCTS
4 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 5 (9.09%) MCSE
4 5 (9.09%) OCP
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCOM
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (9.09%) SCCM
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (5.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (34.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix
3 2 (3.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) IBM