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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 107 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 19 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 1.16% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.20% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 21
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1952 1752 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.78% 96.69% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1514 1525
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (91.89%) SQL
2 33 (89.19%) SQL Server
3 23 (62.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
6 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (35.14%) Replication
9 12 (32.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (32.43%) Oracle
9 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.03%) Windows
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
12 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (18.92%) Degree
13 7 (18.92%) Finance
14 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
14 6 (16.22%) High Availability
15 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
15 5 (13.51%) Database Security
15 5 (13.51%) ITIL
16 4 (10.81%) VMware
16 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
16 4 (10.81%) Active Directory

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (89.19%) SQL Server
2 23 (62.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.81%) MySQL
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (5.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (5.41%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Basis
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Streams
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Replication
2 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) HPUX
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (32.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.22%) High Availability
5 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
5 5 (13.51%) Database Security
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Change Control
7 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) BPEL
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) CRM
9 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (2.70%) Web Development
9 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) HND
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MCTS
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 3 (8.11%) MCSA
3 3 (8.11%) MCDBA
4 2 (5.41%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.41%) OpenView
1 2 (5.41%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (5.41%) Foglight
2 1 (2.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
2 4 (10.81%) Hyperion
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) BMC
3 2 (5.41%) Micro Focus
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
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