The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 11 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 185 168 158
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.83% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.89% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 68
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5097 5073 5739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.89% 93.53% 94.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3659 4053 4818
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
DBA
South East

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 11 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

DBA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Maidenhead -7 11 £47,500 +15.15%
Reading -13 7 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Slough +9 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Bracknell -4 3 - - 1
Wokingham +6 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Newbury -1 1 £40,000 -1.84%
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 47 (71.21%) SQL Server
2 44 (66.67%) SQL
3 34 (51.52%) Oracle
4 28 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (39.39%) Linux
6 23 (34.85%) Oracle Database
7 22 (33.33%) Clustering
7 22 (33.33%) Windows
8 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
8 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (25.76%) T-SQL
9 17 (25.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (24.24%) Degree
11 15 (22.73%) Migration
12 14 (21.21%) Replication
12 14 (21.21%) MySQL
12 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
13 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
14 11 (16.67%) Finance
14 11 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
15 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (7.58%) Resin
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
3 3 (4.55%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) NAS
4 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (71.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.85%) Oracle Database
3 20 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (21.21%) MySQL
5 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
8 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
11 5 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (7.58%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (7.58%) Oracle Discoverer
11 5 (7.58%) Essbase
12 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) French Language
5 1 (1.52%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) HTML
1 5 (7.58%) Java EE
2 4 (6.06%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) MDX
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
3 3 (4.55%) XML
4 2 (3.03%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.52%) XSD
5 1 (1.52%) XSLT
5 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.52%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Clustering
2 14 (21.21%) Replication
3 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.58%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Exalytics
5 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.03%) NHS
6 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.52%) DTV
7 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Linux
2 22 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) UNIX
4 6 (9.09%) Solaris
5 5 (7.58%) CentOS
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (25.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (22.73%) Migration
4 11 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.09%) OO
7 6 (9.09%) High Availability
7 6 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.58%) DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.58%) ITIL
8 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.58%) Data Architecture
9 4 (6.06%) Computer Security
9 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.06%) Information Security Management
9 4 (6.06%) Security Management
9 4 (6.06%) Information Security
9 4 (6.06%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (25.76%) T-SQL
3 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 10 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (7.58%) VB
5 5 (7.58%) Python
5 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) Korn
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 4 (6.06%) MCTS
6 3 (4.55%) MCSE
6 3 (4.55%) OCP
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
1 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (6.06%) vSphere
3 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (7.58%) Nagios
1 5 (7.58%) Data Guard
1 5 (7.58%) Munin
1 5 (7.58%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) WSUS
2 4 (6.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.52%) Foglight
3 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Oracle
2 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.58%) Fujitsu
4 5 (7.58%) Hyperion
4 5 (7.58%) SAP
4 5 (7.58%) JBoss
5 4 (6.06%) IBM
5 4 (6.06%) VMware
6 3 (4.55%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.03%) Veritas
7 2 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Sybase
8 1 (1.52%) Symantec
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago