The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 24 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 94 97 98
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.31% 1.11% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.17% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 10
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,094 £28,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1757 1543 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.12% 95.31% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1371 1311
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
South West

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DBA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

DBA Salary Trend in Bristol

DBA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
3 24 (58.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (51.22%) Oracle
5 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (36.59%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (34.15%) T-SQL
6 14 (34.15%) Finance
7 13 (31.71%) Windows
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
10 10 (24.39%) Replication
10 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (21.95%) Degree
11 9 (21.95%) Linux
12 8 (19.51%) MySQL
12 8 (19.51%) Database Tuning
12 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (14.63%) VMware
14 6 (14.63%) Solaris
14 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
14 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
14 6 (14.63%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (14.63%) ITIL
15 5 (12.20%) SAP
15 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (12.20%) Database Security

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.44%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
2 24 (58.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (19.51%) MySQL
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (4.88%) MS Access
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.88%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Streams
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Basis
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Replication
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Solaris
4 3 (7.32%) UNIX
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (19.51%) Database Tuning
3 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.20%) Database Security
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) High Availability
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
8 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.88%) BPEL
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
9 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) T-SQL
3 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.76%) C
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) MCTS
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
3 2 (4.88%) HNC
3 2 (4.88%) HND
3 2 (4.88%) MCSA
3 2 (4.88%) MCDBA
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (4.88%) OpenView
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Foglight
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) SAP
4 4 (9.76%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.88%) BMC
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Micro Focus
5 2 (4.88%) HP
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + plus superb beneifts
Posted: 10 days ago