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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 97 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 1.61% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.65% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 30
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1215 1393 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.43% 97.75% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1179 1530
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Cambridge region.

DBA Salary Trend in Cambridge

DBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Cambridge region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
4 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
9 4 (22.22%) Information Security
9 4 (22.22%) iPad
9 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) J2EE
9 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
9 4 (22.22%) C#
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
9 4 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.56%) QlikView
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
4 2 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (5.56%) Biology
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Life Science
5 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
2 4 (22.22%) Information Security
2 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Database Security
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Vertica
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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