The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 39 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.62% 6.14% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 6.17% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
152 227 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.41% 99.56% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 132 201 123
Average salary £27,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Line Management
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) Netezza
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Database Security
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Law
6 1 (12.50%) Publishing
6 1 (12.50%) Replication
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Database Security
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Netezza