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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 102 100 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 37 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.44% 1.68% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.78% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 55
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2180 2075 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.03% 94.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1703 1596 1666
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 -22 17 £37,500 -21.05% 4
High Wycombe +6 9 £55,000 +37.50%
Iver - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 26 (74.29%) Clustering
4 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (57.14%) T-SQL
6 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (51.43%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (51.43%) Relational Database
8 17 (48.57%) RDBMS
9 13 (37.14%) Oracle
9 13 (37.14%) Windows
9 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (34.29%) Replication
10 12 (34.29%) UNIX
10 12 (34.29%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (25.71%) Finance
12 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (20.00%) .NET
13 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
14 6 (17.14%) Kerberos
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (17.14%) Internet
14 6 (17.14%) IIS
14 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
14 6 (17.14%) C#
14 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
14 6 (17.14%) Linux

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
1 6 (17.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Kerberos
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) NAS
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (51.43%) Relational Database
6 17 (48.57%) RDBMS
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Toad
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) RSS
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (74.29%) Clustering
2 12 (34.29%) Replication
3 6 (17.14%) Wiki
3 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (34.29%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (17.14%) Change Control
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Time Management
6 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.57%) High Availability
7 3 (8.57%) Database Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
8 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.86%) Logistics
8 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) Database Security
8 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
3 6 (17.14%) C#
3 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
3 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) MCITP
3 3 (8.57%) MCTS
3 3 (8.57%) MCSA
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.86%) Foglight
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Red Gate
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Jaspersoft
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