The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 104 118 89
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 4 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 0.22% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.24% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 24
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1682 1694 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.11% 95.22% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1338 1419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 16 £35,500 - 2
High Wycombe +2 4 £40,500 +8.00% 1
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
3 21 (45.65%) RDBMS
3 21 (45.65%) Relational Database
4 19 (41.30%) Oracle
4 19 (41.30%) Windows
4 19 (41.30%) High Availability
5 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
6 17 (36.96%) Unix
7 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (32.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (32.61%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (28.26%) Linux
9 13 (28.26%) Replication
9 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.09%) T-SQL
11 11 (23.91%) MCSA
11 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (23.91%) MCITP
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (23.91%) MCTS
12 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
13 9 (19.57%) PL/SQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 21 (45.65%) RDBMS
2 21 (45.65%) Relational Database
3 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
4 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (32.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (6.52%) MariaDB
12 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (6.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Ant
1 6 (13.04%) Liquibase
1 6 (13.04%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.52%) LAMP
2 3 (6.52%) REST
2 3 (6.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Replication
2 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Unix
3 13 (28.26%) Linux
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) High Availability
2 15 (32.61%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (15.22%) Database Security
5 7 (15.22%) Time Management
6 6 (13.04%) Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (13.04%) Release Management
6 6 (13.04%) UML
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.52%) Database Tuning
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
10 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (4.35%) CRM
10 2 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 9 (19.57%) PL/SQL
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) Python
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) MCITP
1 11 (23.91%) MCSA
1 11 (23.91%) MCTS
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Tableau
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Posted: 5 days ago
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