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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.38% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
285 293 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.94% 98.65% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 264 248 187
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 23 (85.19%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (81.48%) SQL
4 21 (77.78%) Finance
5 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (51.85%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (33.33%) Migration
7 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 9 (33.33%) Client/Server
7 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
7 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (33.33%) IIS
7 9 (33.33%) MS Office
7 9 (33.33%) COM
8 3 (11.11%) UNIX

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
1 9 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 9 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (51.85%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 9 (33.33%) Migration
3 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle