The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 108 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 20 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.08% 1.47% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.52% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 21
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1785 2106 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.70% 96.74% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1766 1932
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridge +6 19 £37,500 -31.81%
Peterborough 0 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Huntingdon - 1 £42,500 -
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
5 9 (29.03%) Oracle
5 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
5 9 (29.03%) VBA
5 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (29.03%) Data Management
5 9 (29.03%) Finance
5 9 (29.03%) QlikView
5 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (19.35%) High Availability
7 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) Clustering
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (12.90%) Replication
9 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
9 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
9 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (12.90%) iPad
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (12.90%) Python

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (9.68%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
3 9 (29.03%) QlikView
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
5 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (9.68%) Neo4j
6 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.23%) Big Data
7 1 (3.23%) MySQL
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (9.68%) Lucene
2 3 (9.68%) Sphinx
2 3 (9.68%) Xapian
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) DBIx::Class
3 2 (6.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
3 4 (12.90%) iPad
3 4 (12.90%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Smartcard
4 2 (6.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Data Management
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) High Availability
3 3 (9.68%) Database Security
3 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (3.23%) ETL
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
3 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
3 9 (29.03%) VBA
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Apple
2 2 (6.45%) Toshiba