The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 133 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 5 19 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.21% 0.84% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.88% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 30
Average salary £51,250 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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
2337 2156 2912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.86% 95.53% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1866 2553
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Cambridge -4 3 £51,250 +52.98%
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 52 (88.14%) SQL
2 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
3 25 (42.37%) Oracle
4 24 (40.68%) Oracle Database
5 21 (35.59%) Oracle EBS
6 18 (30.51%) PL/SQL
7 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
7 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (28.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (27.12%) Linux
9 15 (25.42%) Windows
9 15 (25.42%) Oracle 11i
9 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (23.73%) Oracle Identity Management
10 14 (23.73%) Oracle Fusion
10 14 (23.73%) Oracle Database 12c
10 14 (23.73%) Oracle Application Server
10 14 (23.73%) Solaris
10 14 (23.73%) Identity Management
10 14 (23.73%) Middleware
11 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (22.03%) Systems Analysis
11 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (20.34%) XML
13 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (18.64%) Clustering
13 11 (18.64%) Oracle EBS R12
13 11 (18.64%) Project Planning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (23.73%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (35.59%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle 11i
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (5.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
2 24 (40.68%) Oracle Database
3 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (28.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (23.73%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (16.95%) DTS
8 9 (15.25%) MySQL
9 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
11 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
12 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (3.39%) SimpleDB
15 1 (1.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (5.08%) Banking
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle Fusion
1 14 (23.73%) Middleware
2 12 (20.34%) XML
3 5 (8.47%) .NET
4 4 (6.78%) HTML
4 4 (6.78%) ODBC
4 4 (6.78%) ADO.NET
4 4 (6.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.64%) Clustering
3 6 (10.17%) Replication
4 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Statistics
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 14 (23.73%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (23.73%) Identity Management
3 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (22.03%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (18.64%) Project Planning
5 10 (16.95%) Migration
6 7 (11.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL
7 4 (6.78%) High Availability
7 4 (6.78%) Database Security
8 3 (5.08%) Database Tuning
8 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (5.08%) ERP
9 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.69%) Line Management
10 1 (1.69%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) PL/SQL
3 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.69%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) PhD
4 1 (1.69%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Oracle
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.86%) Red Gate
4 6 (10.17%) Capita
5 2 (3.39%) VMware