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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 163 162 141
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 65 79 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.12% 1.33% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.42% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 75
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
5443 5557 5073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.63% 93.21% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 4164 4182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Reading -18 20 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Slough +3 15 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Maidenhead +8 12 £47,500 -20.83%
Bracknell -24 12 £60,000 +33.33%
Windsor - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 59 (57.84%) SQL Server
2 45 (44.12%) SQL
3 44 (43.14%) MySQL
3 44 (43.14%) Oracle
4 40 (39.22%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (36.27%) Linux
6 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
7 24 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 20 (19.61%) UNIX
9 18 (17.65%) Replication
10 17 (16.67%) Migration
11 16 (15.69%) Oracle RMAN
11 16 (15.69%) Oracle Exadata
11 16 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
13 14 (13.73%) XML
13 14 (13.73%) LAMP
14 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery
14 13 (12.75%) Data Modelling
14 13 (12.75%) Relational Database
14 13 (12.75%) Line Management
15 12 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
15 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
15 12 (11.76%) Hyperion
15 12 (11.76%) Essbase
15 12 (11.76%) Oracle EBS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.94%) IIS
3 3 (2.94%) JBoss
3 3 (2.94%) Resin
Applications
1 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) DNS
2 3 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) NAS
3 1 (0.98%) SAN
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) WAN
3 1 (0.98%) DHCP
3 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (57.84%) SQL Server
2 44 (43.14%) MySQL
3 24 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 16 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (15.69%) Oracle Exadata
5 15 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (12.75%) Relational Database
7 12 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (11.76%) Essbase
7 12 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (10.78%) DB2
9 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (8.82%) RDBMS
10 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (5.88%) MariaDB
13 5 (4.90%) MS Access
13 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (9.80%) Automotive
2 6 (5.88%) Finance
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Marketing
4 2 (1.96%) French Language
4 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) German Language
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) XML
1 14 (13.73%) LAMP
2 10 (9.80%) REST
3 9 (8.82%) .NET
4 6 (5.88%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.94%) Ajax
6 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.94%) Java EE
7 1 (0.98%) jQuery
7 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.98%) HTML
7 1 (0.98%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.98%) XSD
7 1 (0.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Replication
2 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (10.78%) Clustering
3 11 (10.78%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.92%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.98%) DTV
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.27%) Linux
2 20 (19.61%) UNIX
3 9 (8.82%) Windows
4 7 (6.86%) Solaris
5 4 (3.92%) AIX
6 3 (2.94%) CentOS
6 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (16.67%) Migration
3 13 (12.75%) Data Modelling
3 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery
3 13 (12.75%) Line Management
4 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
4 11 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (10.78%) Data Management
4 11 (10.78%) Data Migration
4 11 (10.78%) Data Architecture
4 11 (10.78%) Master Data Management
5 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.90%) Data Transformation
8 5 (4.90%) Waterfall
8 5 (4.90%) ITIL
9 4 (3.92%) SOA
9 4 (3.92%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.12%) SQL
2 11 (10.78%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.90%) Java
5 4 (3.92%) C#
5 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.92%) Korn
6 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.98%) VB
7 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.96%) OCP
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.98%) MCITP
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certified Master
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.92%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.94%) Munin
3 3 (2.94%) Puppet
3 3 (2.94%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (43.14%) Oracle
2 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.76%) Hyperion
4 7 (6.86%) Red Gate
5 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.90%) Sybase
6 5 (4.90%) IBM
7 2 (1.96%) Veritas
8 1 (0.98%) VMware
8 1 (0.98%) SAP
8 1 (0.98%) SunGard
8 1 (0.98%) F5
8 1 (0.98%) Facebook
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