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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 100 93 124
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 25 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 1.15% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 3
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
1924 1749 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.59% 95.99% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1452 1479
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 +1 23 £50,000 +13.63%
High Wycombe -10 2 £38,750 -22.50%
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 55 (83.33%) SQL
2 53 (80.30%) SQL Server
3 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 27 (40.91%) T-SQL
6 25 (37.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (34.85%) Windows
8 21 (31.82%) ITIL
9 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (28.79%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (25.76%) Linux
12 15 (22.73%) Oracle
13 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
14 12 (18.18%) Finance
15 11 (16.67%) Degree
16 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
17 9 (13.64%) Solaris
17 9 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
17 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (13.64%) Data Guard
17 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (13.64%) Capacity Management
17 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
18 8 (12.12%) Replication

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (10.61%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) SAN
2 2 (3.03%) NAS
2 2 (3.03%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) DHCP
2 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (80.30%) SQL Server
2 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (37.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
7 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
7 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
8 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (9.09%) DB2
8 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (9.09%) OLTP
8 6 (9.09%) SSDT
9 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (7.58%) MySQL
10 3 (4.55%) OLAP
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.52%) LAMP
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) WinForms
3 1 (1.52%) jQuery
3 1 (1.52%) WCF
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Replication
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.09%) Clustering
4 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.03%) Open Source
5 2 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (13.64%) Solaris
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) AIX
5 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.03%) CentOS
8 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.52%) UNIX
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) ITIL
2 19 (28.79%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.61%) Release Management
7 6 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 6 (9.09%) MVC
8 3 (4.55%) ETL
8 3 (4.55%) Data Management
8 3 (4.55%) Database Tuning
8 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.03%) BDD
9 2 (3.03%) High Availability
9 2 (3.03%) DevOps
9 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.03%) TDD
9 2 (3.03%) Information Security
9 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) SQL
2 27 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.58%) C#
5 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
6 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (7.58%) MCITP
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
5 1 (1.52%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.03%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) Sybase
4 4 (6.06%) Computacenter
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
4 4 (6.06%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) NetApp
6 2 (3.03%) McAfee
6 2 (3.03%) EMC
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) Meridio
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
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