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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 109 103 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 28 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.27% 1.20% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.27% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 13
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £33,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
2058 1968 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.42% 94.66% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1710 1496 1471
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 £38,750 -22.50% 3
High Wycombe +1 5 £55,000 +41.93% 3
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 47 (82.46%) SQL
2 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
3 34 (59.65%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (50.88%) Oracle
5 28 (49.12%) Clustering
6 24 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (40.35%) T-SQL
8 22 (38.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (36.84%) Windows
9 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
10 20 (35.09%) Oracle Database
10 20 (35.09%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (35.09%) RDBMS
11 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (31.58%) UNIX
13 16 (28.07%) Replication
14 14 (24.56%) Linux
15 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
16 12 (21.05%) Finance
17 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
18 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
19 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
19 8 (14.04%) Performance Monitoring
19 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (12.28%) IIS
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Kerberos
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) NAS
2 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (38.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
5 20 (35.09%) Oracle Database
5 20 (35.09%) RDBMS
6 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (7.02%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (7.02%) Ingres
12 4 (7.02%) OLTP
12 4 (7.02%) OLAP
13 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Toad
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) RSS
3 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Clustering
2 16 (28.07%) Replication
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.53%) Wiki
5 4 (7.02%) Data Structures
6 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 18 (31.58%) UNIX
3 14 (24.56%) Linux
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (35.09%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (12.28%) High Availability
6 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) ETL
7 6 (10.53%) Time Management
7 6 (10.53%) Change Control
8 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
8 4 (7.02%) Database Security
8 4 (7.02%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (5.26%) Database Tuning
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
10 2 (3.51%) ITIL
10 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.75%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (82.46%) SQL
2 23 (40.35%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.04%) MCITP
3 6 (10.53%) MCTS
3 6 (10.53%) MCSA
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (8.77%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.75%) Foglight
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.75%) Jaspersoft
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Posted: 6 days ago
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