The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 121 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 1.33% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.38% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,029 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1855 1818 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.32% 96.65% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1528 1613
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DBA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

DBA Salary Trend in Birmingham

DBA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Birmingham region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) HPUX
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) MCDBA
6 1 (14.29%) Korn
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) HPUX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Records Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCDBA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IGI Ltd
Salary: Negotiable to £50K
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago