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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 100 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.07% 1.65% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.73% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 23
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.10%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
1465 2201 2051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.73% 95.61% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1815 1550
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +14 8 £48,750 +21.87%
Aylesbury - 4 £50,000 -
High Wycombe -3 2 £52,500 -4.54%
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (71.43%) SQL
3 27 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 20 (47.62%) Windows
5 19 (45.24%) Finance
6 16 (38.10%) Oracle
6 16 (38.10%) High Availability
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database
8 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (28.57%) Clustering
10 12 (28.57%) Unix
11 11 (26.19%) .NET
11 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
11 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (23.81%) Python
12 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
13 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
14 8 (19.05%) C#
14 8 (19.05%) HTML
14 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
14 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
14 8 (19.05%) CSS
14 8 (19.05%) MVC
14 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (16.67%) Replication
15 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

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 (11.90%) SharePoint
1 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) NAS
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 6 (14.29%) MySQL
9 5 (11.90%) MariaDB
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (4.76%) Power BI
12 1 (2.38%) Essbase
12 1 (2.38%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Ant
1 1 (2.38%) Liquibase
1 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Back Office
3 2 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 8 (19.05%) CSS
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) jQuery
3 5 (11.90%) LAMP
3 5 (11.90%) REST
3 5 (11.90%) XML
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.14%) XHTML
5 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Clustering
2 7 (16.67%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Unix
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (38.10%) High Availability
3 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (19.05%) MVC
5 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) SOA
6 5 (11.90%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) ETL
9 2 (4.76%) Coaching
9 2 (4.76%) Data Entry
9 2 (4.76%) Data Security
9 2 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.38%) ETL Development
10 1 (2.38%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Python
3 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 8 (19.05%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) VB
5 5 (11.90%) VBA
6 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) MCITP
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) MCSA
2 3 (7.14%) MCTS
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau