The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 121 177 181
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 91 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.83% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.71% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 36
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,675 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
4689 5222 5175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.12% 93.10% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3597 3686 4105
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Reading +66 69 £45,000 -21.73% 10
Wokingham -2 9 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Slough -3 8 £41,750 -24.09% 3
Bracknell +7 1 £36,500 -14.11% 1
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 76 (54.29%) Performance Tuning
2 72 (51.43%) SQL Server
3 67 (47.86%) SQL
4 62 (44.29%) Oracle
5 57 (40.71%) Oracle Database
6 44 (31.43%) Linux
7 42 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 40 (28.57%) Replication
8 40 (28.57%) Clustering
9 34 (24.29%) Oracle RAC
10 31 (22.14%) T-SQL
11 28 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 28 (20.00%) Degree
11 28 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (19.29%) MySQL
13 25 (17.86%) SaaS
14 24 (17.14%) Relational Database
15 23 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (16.43%) WebLogic
15 23 (16.43%) Middleware
15 23 (16.43%) ETL
16 21 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 21 (15.00%) Open Source
17 20 (14.29%) Database Tuning
18 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2012
18 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
19 18 (12.86%) RDBMS
19 18 (12.86%) WebSphere
19 18 (12.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
19 18 (12.86%) Public Cloud

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (16.43%) WebLogic
2 18 (12.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.29%) GlassFish
3 6 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (4.29%) JBoss
4 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.14%) IIS
4 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.86%) SaaS
2 18 (12.86%) PaaS
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.29%) Firewall
2 5 (3.57%) DNS
3 3 (2.14%) SMTP
4 2 (1.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 57 (40.71%) Oracle Database
3 28 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (19.29%) MySQL
5 24 (17.14%) Relational Database
6 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (12.86%) RDBMS
8 16 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (9.29%) OLTP
10 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (8.57%) SQL CLR
11 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (6.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (6.43%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (6.43%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
15 6 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (7.86%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Banking
2 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.43%) Middleware
2 18 (12.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 18 (12.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 10 (7.14%) LAMP
4 6 (4.29%) WebCenter
5 5 (3.57%) XML
5 5 (3.57%) HTML
5 5 (3.57%) .NET
6 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.14%) Ajax
6 3 (2.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 40 (28.57%) Replication
2 40 (28.57%) Clustering
3 23 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (12.86%) Public Cloud
5 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.29%) Oracle Exalogic
6 6 (4.29%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (3.57%) User Experience
8 4 (2.86%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.86%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.71%) FMCG
10 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (31.43%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Windows
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.86%) UNIX
5 4 (2.86%) Solaris
6 3 (2.14%) Debian
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (54.29%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (16.43%) ETL
3 21 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (15.00%) Open Source
4 20 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 17 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (9.29%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 12 (8.57%) Problem Management
8 12 (8.57%) ITIL
9 10 (7.14%) Migration
10 8 (5.71%) ERP
10 8 (5.71%) Analytics
11 7 (5.00%) Data Privacy
11 7 (5.00%) Benchmarking
11 7 (5.00%) Project Management
11 7 (5.00%) Data Management
11 7 (5.00%) Time Management
11 7 (5.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (47.86%) SQL
2 31 (22.14%) T-SQL
3 13 (9.29%) PowerShell
4 12 (8.57%) VBScript
4 12 (8.57%) Java
5 8 (5.71%) C++
6 7 (5.00%) PHP
6 7 (5.00%) C
6 7 (5.00%) Python
7 5 (3.57%) Perl
7 5 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.86%) C#
9 1 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (20.00%) Degree
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.57%) MCSE
5 3 (2.14%) OCP
6 2 (1.43%) MCP
6 2 (1.43%) MCITP
7 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (24.29%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (11.43%) Data Guard
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (44.29%) Oracle
2 28 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.00%) HP
4 12 (8.57%) Vertica
5 3 (2.14%) Veritas
6 2 (1.43%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Sybase
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 5% bonus + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London or Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago