The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 30 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.14% 1.12% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 1.18% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
191 169 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 94.41% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 178 131 180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Essex

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

DBA
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

DBA Salary Trend in Colchester

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database
3 12 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
3 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) RDBMS
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) ODBC
5 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
6 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (26.32%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) MS Access
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (15.79%) Sage
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) Sage 200
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (10.53%) Clustering
9 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
10 1 (5.26%) Finance
10 1 (5.26%) Automotive
10 1 (5.26%) Degree

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database
2 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 12 (63.16%) RDBMS
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) MS Access
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) ODBC
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Sage