The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Colchester region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 32 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.15% 1.06% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 1.09% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 11
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 184 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.32% 97.35% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 155 161 205
Median salary £44,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -37.77%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region that featured DBA in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Colchester

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) Clustering
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 18 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database
4 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 15 (45.45%) Linux
4 15 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 15 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 15 (45.45%) Oracle
4 15 (45.45%) RDBMS
5 14 (42.42%) MS Access
5 14 (42.42%) NetApp
5 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (42.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (30.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
7 10 (30.30%) ODBC
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.09%) High Availability
11 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (6.06%) Project Management
11 2 (6.06%) Data Management
12 1 (3.03%) Document Management
12 1 (3.03%) PowerShell

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 15 (45.45%) RDBMS
2 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 14 (42.42%) MS Access
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.03%) Law
1 1 (3.03%) Legal
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (30.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (42.42%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.06%) Data Management
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (3.03%) Database Security
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.03%) Document Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) PL/SQL
2 15 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) NetApp
3 10 (30.30%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft