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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 122 99 66
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 34 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 1.48% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.58% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 69
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
2100 2146 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.19% 93.51% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 1628 1712
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 24 April 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 -20 14 £37,500 -18.91% 1
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (88.46%) SQL
1 23 (88.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (73.08%) Clustering
5 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (61.54%) T-SQL
7 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
7 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
8 11 (42.31%) Replication
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (34.62%) Windows
11 8 (30.77%) MySQL
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
12 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
12 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (26.92%) .NET
12 7 (26.92%) C#
13 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
13 6 (23.08%) IIS
13 6 (23.08%) UNIX
13 6 (23.08%) Oracle
13 6 (23.08%) RSS
13 6 (23.08%) Kerberos
13 6 (23.08%) Internet
13 6 (23.08%) PowerShell

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Kerberos
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
5 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (15.38%) MariaDB
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (3.85%) SSDT
12 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) RSS
3 4 (15.38%) LAMP
3 4 (15.38%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Clustering
2 11 (42.31%) Replication
3 6 (23.08%) Wiki
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (23.08%) Change Control
5 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Logistics
7 2 (7.69%) Database Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.85%) MVC
8 1 (3.85%) ETL
8 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) MCDBA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Foglight
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Red Gate
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle