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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 99 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 36 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.99% 0.26% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.26% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 21
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (63.33%) SQL
1 38 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 31 (51.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (40.00%) Oracle
4 22 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database
6 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 13 (21.67%) RDBMS
9 13 (21.67%) WebLogic
9 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
10 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (18.33%) Clustering
12 10 (16.67%) Windows
12 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
13 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (13.33%) ETL
14 8 (13.33%) Patch Management
15 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
16 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
17 5 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (21.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 31 (51.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database
5 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (21.67%) RDBMS
6 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
6 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
13 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
14 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Middleware
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (8.33%) WebCenter
1 5 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.33%) ETL
3 8 (13.33%) Patch Management
4 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.33%) CRM
5 5 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.00%) Change Control
7 3 (5.00%) Project Management
7 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.33%) Release Management
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Jaspersoft
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) IFS
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