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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 100 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 32 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.47% 0.98% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.03% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +7.31%
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
2064 2331 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.03% 95.14% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1899 1940
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 July 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 July 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
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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 +21 22 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Peterborough +1 2 £50,000 +44.92% 1
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 51 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 50 (87.72%) SQL
3 21 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 17 (29.82%) Replication
7 17 (29.82%) Clustering
8 16 (28.07%) Degree
9 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (24.56%) Windows
11 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (19.30%) MCITP
13 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (17.54%) ITIL
14 10 (17.54%) MCT
14 10 (17.54%) MCTS
15 9 (15.79%) Streaming Music
15 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
15 9 (15.79%) IIS
15 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (14.04%) Product Management
16 8 (14.04%) DevOps
16 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (14.04%) PowerShell

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (15.79%) IIS
2 6 (10.53%) Lync
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
1 6 (10.53%) SMTP
1 6 (10.53%) SNMP
1 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 6 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.75%) MySQL
11 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.75%) Big Data
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 6 (10.53%) SAML
1 6 (10.53%) Classic ASP
1 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Replication
1 17 (29.82%) Clustering
2 9 (15.79%) Streaming Music
3 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.53%) SecurID
4 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 8 (14.04%) Product Management
4 8 (14.04%) DevOps
5 6 (10.53%) Change Management
5 6 (10.53%) Information Security
6 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) High Availability
6 5 (8.77%) Database Security
6 5 (8.77%) SDLC
7 3 (5.26%) Change Control
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Line Management
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) ETL
9 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.53%) VBScript
4 6 (10.53%) C#
4 6 (10.53%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (28.07%) Degree
3 11 (19.30%) MCITP
4 10 (17.54%) MCT
4 10 (17.54%) MCTS
5 3 (5.26%) MCSE
5 3 (5.26%) MCDBA
6 2 (3.51%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Cognos
3 2 (3.51%) Siebel
4 1 (1.75%) Google
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