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 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 182 175 157
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 37 46 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.83% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.89% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 63
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £41,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5222 5161 5583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.23% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4093 4706
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 £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 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 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
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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 -5 12 £48,750 -9.30% 1
Bracknell -3 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Reading -4 8 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Slough +3 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Newbury 0 1 £40,000 -1.84%
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 54 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 43 (62.32%) SQL
3 32 (46.38%) Oracle
4 29 (42.03%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (33.33%) Clustering
5 23 (33.33%) Windows
6 20 (28.99%) Linux
6 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
6 20 (28.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (26.09%) T-SQL
8 17 (24.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (23.19%) Replication
9 16 (23.19%) Migration
9 16 (23.19%) MySQL
9 16 (23.19%) Oracle Database
10 14 (20.29%) Degree
10 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (15.94%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
12 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (15.94%) DNS
12 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
13 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (14.49%) Data Modelling
13 10 (14.49%) Java
14 9 (13.04%) Data Architecture

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (7.25%) Resin
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) DNS
2 5 (7.25%) Internet
3 4 (5.80%) Firewall
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.90%) NAS
5 2 (2.90%) SAN
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) LAN
6 1 (1.45%) WAN
6 1 (1.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (23.19%) MySQL
3 16 (23.19%) Oracle Database
4 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
6 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (10.14%) RDBMS
7 7 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (5.80%) DB2
10 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) French Language
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.45%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) .NET
2 5 (7.25%) HTML
2 5 (7.25%) Java EE
3 4 (5.80%) Web Services
3 4 (5.80%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) MDX
5 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.90%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.45%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.45%) XSD
6 1 (1.45%) XSLT
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.45%) jQuery
6 1 (1.45%) Ajax
6 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Clustering
2 16 (23.19%) Replication
3 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (10.14%) Data Integration
5 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.90%) NHS
7 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.45%) DTV
8 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (28.99%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) CentOS
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.80%) UNIX
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) Solaris
5 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (24.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (23.19%) Migration
4 11 (15.94%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.49%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.04%) Data Architecture
7 7 (10.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (10.14%) Master Data Management
7 7 (10.14%) Data Management
7 7 (10.14%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.70%) High Availability
8 6 (8.70%) OO
9 5 (7.25%) ITIL
9 5 (7.25%) DevOps
9 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.80%) Database Tuning
11 3 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) SQL
2 18 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 10 (14.49%) Java
4 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.25%) VB
5 5 (7.25%) Python
5 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) VBA
7 2 (2.90%) C#
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) MCTS
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (4.35%) OCP
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
1 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.80%) vSphere
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Nagios
1 5 (7.25%) Data Guard
1 5 (7.25%) Munin
1 5 (7.25%) Puppet
2 4 (5.80%) WSUS
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.45%) Foglight
4 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Oracle
2 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.25%) VMware
4 5 (7.25%) SAP
4 5 (7.25%) JBoss
5 4 (5.80%) IBM
6 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.90%) Sybase
7 2 (2.90%) Veritas
7 2 (2.90%) HP
8 1 (1.45%) Symantec
8 1 (1.45%) SunGard
8 1 (1.45%) F5
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