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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 102 138 114
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 30 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.42% 0.28% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.30% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 16
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,845 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +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
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 August 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
Cambridge +30 17 £50,000 - 4
Peterborough - 5 £45,000 -
Huntingdon -4 1 £55,000 +12.82%
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (86.67%) SQL
2 51 (85.00%) SQL Server
3 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (38.33%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (36.67%) T-SQL
6 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 18 (30.00%) Clustering
7 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (28.33%) Replication
8 17 (28.33%) Windows
9 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (20.00%) ITIL
13 12 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (18.33%) Degree
15 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
16 9 (15.00%) Oracle
16 9 (15.00%) IIS
16 9 (15.00%) Streaming Music
17 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
17 8 (13.33%) Product Management
17 8 (13.33%) DevOps
17 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (11.67%) High Availability
19 6 (10.00%) Lync

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (15.00%) IIS
2 6 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.67%) JBoss
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) SMTP
1 6 (10.00%) SNMP
1 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (10.00%) DNS
1 6 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
10 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.67%) OLTP
12 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
1 6 (10.00%) Classic ASP
1 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (10.00%) SAML
1 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Clustering
2 17 (28.33%) Replication
3 9 (15.00%) Streaming Music
4 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (10.00%) SecurID
6 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (20.00%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (13.33%) Product Management
3 8 (13.33%) DevOps
4 7 (11.67%) High Availability
5 6 (10.00%) Information Security
5 6 (10.00%) Change Management
5 6 (10.00%) Database Security
6 5 (8.33%) SDLC
6 5 (8.33%) ETL
6 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.67%) Change Control
8 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.00%) CRM
9 2 (3.33%) Line Management
9 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) SQL
2 22 (36.67%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.00%) VBScript
4 6 (10.00%) C#
4 6 (10.00%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) Degree
3 5 (8.33%) MCTS
3 5 (8.33%) MCITP
3 5 (8.33%) MCT
4 4 (6.67%) MCDBA
4 4 (6.67%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) Cognos
3 5 (8.33%) Siebel
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Red Gate
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Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago