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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 108 93 109
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 2.09% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 2.20% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 38
Average salary £55,000 £44,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% +4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £34,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2053 2369 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.02% 95.06% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1992 2329
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 24 April 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 +7 19 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Peterborough -9 3 £29,250 -15.21%
Ely - 1 £30,000 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (76.32%) SQL
2 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
3 15 (39.47%) Degree
4 11 (28.95%) MCITP
4 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 10 (26.32%) MCT
5 10 (26.32%) MCTS
6 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (18.42%) Replication
7 7 (18.42%) Clustering
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 6 (15.79%) Linux
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
9 5 (13.16%) Windows
10 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.53%) Finance
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (10.53%) Streaming Music
11 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
11 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) JBoss
1 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
1 3 (7.89%) Wireless
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) OLTP
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Replication
1 7 (18.42%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Streaming Music
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (2.63%) Database Security
5 1 (2.63%) Product Management
5 1 (2.63%) DevOps
5 1 (2.63%) Line Management
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.95%) MCITP
3 10 (26.32%) MCT
3 10 (26.32%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
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