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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 48 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.55% 4.73% 7.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 5.15% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 19
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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
454 272 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.60% 91.89% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 385 235 242
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 18 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (76.92%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) IIS
4 9 (69.23%) MS Office
4 9 (69.23%) COM
4 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
4 9 (69.23%) N-Tier
4 9 (69.23%) Data Modelling
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (69.23%) Migration
4 9 (69.23%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (69.23%) Data Protection
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
5 1 (7.69%) Cognos
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Clustering
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (69.23%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
2 9 (69.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (76.92%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (69.23%) Data Modelling
3 9 (69.23%) Migration
3 9 (69.23%) Data Protection
3 9 (69.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) IBM