The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 117 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 1.22% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.31% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 24
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2335 2221 2637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.11% 93.52% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1896 1916 2298
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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 -7 12 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Huntingdon - 9 £47,500 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 67 (88.16%) SQL
2 48 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 35 (46.05%) Oracle
4 31 (40.79%) Oracle Database
5 27 (35.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (32.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (31.58%) PL/SQL
9 23 (30.26%) T-SQL
10 22 (28.95%) Linux
10 22 (28.95%) Oracle EBS
10 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
10 22 (28.95%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (27.63%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (26.32%) Windows
13 18 (23.68%) Systems Analysis
14 17 (22.37%) DTS
15 16 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (21.05%) Oracle 11i
15 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (21.05%) Clustering
15 16 (21.05%) Database Security
16 15 (19.74%) Oracle Identity Management
16 15 (19.74%) Oracle Database 12c
16 15 (19.74%) Oracle Fusion
16 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (19.74%) Oracle Application Server
16 15 (19.74%) Middleware
16 15 (19.74%) Identity Management
16 15 (19.74%) Solaris

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15 (19.74%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle 11i
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (3.95%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) LAN
1 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 31 (40.79%) Oracle Database
3 27 (35.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (28.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (22.37%) DTS
7 16 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (19.74%) MySQL
8 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (19.74%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
9 14 (18.42%) RDBMS
10 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (6.58%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 2 (2.63%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
1 2 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) Middleware
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (15.79%) XML
3 8 (10.53%) .NET
4 4 (5.26%) ADO.NET
4 4 (5.26%) CSS
4 4 (5.26%) ODBC
4 4 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Clustering
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
4 4 (5.26%) Firmware
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) Biology
5 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.32%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) Windows
3 15 (19.74%) Solaris
4 7 (9.21%) UNIX
5 2 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (27.63%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (23.68%) Systems Analysis
4 16 (21.05%) Database Security
5 15 (19.74%) Identity Management
6 13 (17.11%) Migration
7 12 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 11 (14.47%) ITIL
8 11 (14.47%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (10.53%) Database Tuning
10 7 (9.21%) ETL
11 6 (7.89%) Data Migration
11 6 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
13 4 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
14 3 (3.95%) Project Management
14 3 (3.95%) ERP
14 3 (3.95%) Data Analysis
14 3 (3.95%) High Availability
15 2 (2.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 67 (88.16%) SQL
2 24 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 23 (30.26%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.58%) Perl
4 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.84%) MCSE
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (5.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Oracle
2 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) Red Gate
4 6 (7.89%) Capita
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat