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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 106 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.40% 1.31% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.39% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 33
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,975 £50,000 £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
2230 2091 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.73% 94.19% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1803 1618 1668
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 -21 13 £37,500 -21.05% 3
High Wycombe +12 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Iver - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (87.80%) SQL
2 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
3 29 (70.73%) Clustering
4 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (53.66%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (51.22%) T-SQL
6 20 (48.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
8 18 (43.90%) RDBMS
9 17 (41.46%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (41.46%) Oracle
10 15 (36.59%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (31.71%) UNIX
11 13 (31.71%) Windows
11 13 (31.71%) Replication
12 11 (26.83%) Finance
13 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
14 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
14 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
15 7 (17.07%) .NET
15 7 (17.07%) Linux
15 7 (17.07%) IIS
15 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 12c
16 6 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (17.07%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Kerberos
1 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (48.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
6 18 (43.90%) RDBMS
7 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (2.44%) Ingres
12 1 (2.44%) OLTP
12 1 (2.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Toad
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) RSS
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (70.73%) Clustering
2 13 (31.71%) Replication
3 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.63%) Wiki
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) FMCG
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) UNIX
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (41.46%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (36.59%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (14.63%) Change Control
4 6 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (14.63%) ETL
5 5 (12.20%) High Availability
5 5 (12.20%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Time Management
6 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.32%) Database Tuning
7 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (2.44%) Database Security
9 1 (2.44%) Line Management
9 1 (2.44%) Logistics
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL
9 1 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) SQL
2 21 (51.22%) T-SQL
3 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
4 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCITP
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (7.32%) MCTS
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) Foglight
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago