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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 119 120 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 0.79% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.80% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 21
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
West Midlands

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
2235 1751 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.51% 98.21% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1415 1554
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 43 (78.18%) SQL Server
3 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (36.36%) Replication
7 19 (34.55%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (32.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (27.27%) Clustering
9 15 (27.27%) ETL
10 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
11 13 (23.64%) Oracle
11 13 (23.64%) High Availability
11 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
13 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (18.18%) .NET
13 10 (18.18%) MCSE
13 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
14 9 (16.36%) Oracle Applications
15 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
15 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (12.73%) Migration
17 6 (10.91%) Retail
17 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
17 6 (10.91%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Kerberos
1 3 (5.45%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (78.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (32.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database
7 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
12 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (5.45%) SSDT
13 2 (3.64%) Oracle Exadata
14 1 (1.82%) DTS
14 1 (1.82%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (10.91%) Retail
2 4 (7.27%) Local Government
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) Middleware
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Replication
2 15 (27.27%) Clustering
3 5 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Solaris
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (27.27%) ETL
3 13 (23.64%) High Availability
4 10 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
7 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.27%) Business Development
9 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Data Management
9 4 (7.27%) Database Optimisation
9 4 (7.27%) Release Management
9 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.45%) Database Mirroring
10 3 (5.45%) Identity Management
10 3 (5.45%) Patch Management
10 3 (5.45%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.45%) Tcl
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) MCSE
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Citrix
3 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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