The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 91 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 36 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.95% 1.20% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.28% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 13
Average salary £41,250 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,002 £32,750 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,500 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1763 1481 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.71% 93.91% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1312 1318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 30 (68.18%) SQL
3 19 (43.18%) Oracle
4 18 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
6 14 (31.82%) Linux
7 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (27.27%) Windows
8 12 (27.27%) Finance
8 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL
10 9 (20.45%) Degree
11 8 (18.18%) MySQL
11 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
12 7 (15.91%) VMware
12 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
13 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
13 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
13 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning
13 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
14 5 (11.36%) Database Security
14 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
15 4 (9.09%) C
15 4 (9.09%) SAP
15 4 (9.09%) UNIX

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 8 (18.18%) MySQL
7 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
8 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
9 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (6.82%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning
3 5 (11.36%) Database Security
4 4 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) ETL
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) ERP
6 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Information Management
7 1 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
3 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL
4 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Netezza
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