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 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 92 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 27 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 1.17% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.24% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,009 £28,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1744 1534 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.61% 94.81% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1357 1301
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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 31 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 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 36 (81.82%) SQL
1 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (56.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (45.45%) Oracle
4 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
7 14 (31.82%) Windows
7 14 (31.82%) Finance
7 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (27.27%) Linux
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
11 9 (20.45%) MySQL
11 9 (20.45%) Replication
11 9 (20.45%) Degree
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
12 8 (18.18%) Database Tuning
12 8 (18.18%) VMware
12 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (15.91%) ITIL
14 6 (13.64%) SAP
14 6 (13.64%) Solaris
14 6 (13.64%) Database Security
15 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
15 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
15 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
15 5 (11.36%) Oracle Reports

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Agresso
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (56.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (20.45%) MySQL
7 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
8 5 (11.36%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (4.55%) MS Access
11 2 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (2.27%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JDeveloper
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Basis
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Replication
2 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Solaris
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
5 2 (4.55%) HPUX
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (18.18%) Database Tuning
2 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Database Security
5 4 (9.09%) ETL
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) High Availability
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
7 2 (4.55%) ERP
7 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.55%) BPEL
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
3 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.09%) C
5 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 2 (4.55%) MCDBA
3 2 (4.55%) HNC
3 2 (4.55%) HND
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) MCITP
3 2 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.55%) OpenView
1 2 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) SAP
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Hyperion
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) BMC
6 2 (4.55%) Micro Focus
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