The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 53 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.75% 3.99% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 0
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
DBA
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
374 408 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 93.03% 95.77% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 245 339 219
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

DBA
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Cheltenham region.

DBA Salary Trend in Cheltenham

DBA
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Cognos
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft