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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 46 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.75% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,845 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +1.19%
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
315 263 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.33% 97.41% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 282 228 166
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (64.29%) Finance
4 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 12 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 9 (32.14%) Migration
8 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (28.57%) Client/Server
8 8 (28.57%) N-Tier
8 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) IIS
8 8 (28.57%) MS Office
8 8 (28.57%) COM
8 8 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (28.57%) Data Protection
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
1 8 (28.57%) COM
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 8 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 8 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (32.14%) Migration
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle