The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 1 August 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 97 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 19 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.94% 2.41% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.56% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 37
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,250 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1897 1911 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.24% 93.86% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1688 1384
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
West Midlands

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 47 (83.93%) SQL
2 36 (64.29%) Oracle
3 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
4 27 (48.21%) Oracle Database
5 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (35.71%) PL/SQL
7 19 (33.93%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (33.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 12 (21.43%) Windows
10 11 (19.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (16.07%) Linux
12 9 (16.07%) UNIX
13 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
13 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 8 (14.29%) Clustering
14 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (10.71%) MS Office
15 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
15 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
15 6 (10.71%) Finance
15 6 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
15 6 (10.71%) Relational Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (48.21%) Oracle Database
3 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (33.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
9 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (5.36%) DTS
11 3 (5.36%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 3 (5.36%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) ProC
General
1 11 (19.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Law
4 4 (7.14%) Legal
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.79%) WCF
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
3 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) Solaris
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) HPUX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (8.93%) ETL
4 4 (7.14%) ITIL
5 3 (5.36%) Time Management
5 3 (5.36%) Database Tuning
6 2 (3.57%) Analytics
6 2 (3.57%) SOA
6 2 (3.57%) CRM
6 2 (3.57%) ERP
6 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.57%) Logistics
6 2 (3.57%) WFM
6 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.57%) Workflow
6 2 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) Data Security
7 1 (1.79%) Change Management
7 1 (1.79%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 2 (3.57%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) OCP
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) MCTS
4 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) EMC
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix
3 2 (3.57%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.79%) Sybase
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Sun
4 1 (1.79%) webMethods
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago