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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 37 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 21 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.22% 0.87% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.44% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 0
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
386 326 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.02% 95.04% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 310 292 223
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) SQL
2 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 34 (97.14%) Finance
3 33 (94.29%) Performance Tuning
4 30 (85.71%) Microsoft
5 23 (65.71%) T-SQL
5 23 (65.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 23 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
6 21 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (60.00%) IIS
6 21 (60.00%) MS Office
6 21 (60.00%) COM
6 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (60.00%) Windows
6 21 (60.00%) Client/Server
6 21 (60.00%) N-Tier
6 21 (60.00%) Data Modelling
6 21 (60.00%) Migration
6 21 (60.00%) Data Protection
6 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
7 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (60.00%) MS Office
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (97.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) COM
2 9 (25.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
2 21 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 21 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
1 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (65.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 21 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 21 (60.00%) Migration
3 21 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 21 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle