The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 110 117 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 1.24% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.31% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 18
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £33,450 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1487 2140 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.57% 95.07% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1774 1505
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 4 £47,500 +22.58%
High Wycombe -6 2 £52,500 -4.54%
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 31 (91.18%) SQL Server
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
3 23 (67.65%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) Windows
6 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (41.18%) Finance
8 12 (35.29%) High Availability
9 11 (32.35%) .NET
9 11 (32.35%) Oracle
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (26.47%) Clustering
12 8 (23.53%) MVC
12 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
12 8 (23.53%) CSS
12 8 (23.53%) C#
12 8 (23.53%) HTML
12 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
12 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
13 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
13 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (20.59%) Python
13 7 (20.59%) Unix
13 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (17.65%) MCITP

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) NAS
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (91.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 3 (8.82%) MySQL
10 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (5.88%) MariaDB
10 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (5.88%) Power BI
11 1 (2.94%) Essbase
11 1 (2.94%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Ant
1 1 (2.94%) Liquibase
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 8 (23.53%) CSS
2 8 (23.53%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.82%) XHTML
5 2 (5.88%) LAMP
5 2 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.59%) Unix
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (35.29%) High Availability
3 8 (23.53%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) SOA
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 3 (8.82%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (8.82%) ETL
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Data Entry
8 2 (5.88%) Data Security
8 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.94%) Matrix Management
9 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.71%) VB
4 5 (14.71%) VBA
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) MCITP
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSA
2 4 (11.76%) MCTS
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau